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Extruder Partner


Salary Package: Up to £24100 per annum
Location: Wellingborough, England
Consultant: Pete Higgins
Posted: 30/04/2021


Extruder Partner role - summary

Responsible for:

Feeding the Extruder Operator with materials,

Changing the sieve on the Extruder machine

Understanding Extrusion Process

Obtaining Raw Materials

Move product around site

Hitting Daily KPI Targets

Perform product changeovers, set ups and run the established tooling to the manufacturing specifications

Monitor the quality sheet

Operate machine in a safe manner

Diagnose and correct running faults in a timely manner once trained to do so

Maintain machine efficiency's and minimise the amount of scrap product

Housekeeping in the Extruder area - including ancillary process equipment


  • Machine operator background 2-5yrs

  • FLT licence – counterbalance


  • Extrusion, blown film, injection moulding, profile extrusion

  • Plastics: PVC, PE, PET, ABS….

  • Mechanical appreciation of process equipment

  • 1st level breakdown checks – checking the obvious reasons for a breakdown

  • Working under own initiative

  • Product quality – attention to detail, product identification/ trace-ability

Shift Pattern

4 on 4 off rotating days and nights


£24,100 per annum

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and ability to perform the duties of the job.