Machine Operator

Location : Milton Keynes
Job type : Permanent
Salary : £27,825 to £29,700 DOE
Reference : Job-2594

WSR is recruiting for a Machine Operator for our well-established, manufacturing client based in Milton Keynes. 

Role Type: Permanent
Location: Milton Keynes
Salary: £27,825 to £29,700 DOE
Working Hours: Monday to Friday 7am to 3pm, (30 minute break)

Job Overview

You would be responsible for setting up and running machines producing materials to customer specification.

Machine Operator Responsibilities:

  • Read instructions from SOPs then set and run machinery to “Right First Time” standards

  • Identify & propose process improvements when and where necessary

  • Aid in training new and existing staff

  • Adhere to the quality standards set by the company

  • Achieving time & cost targets, reducing variances & waste

  • Be customer focused internal and external

  • Health & Safety aware

  • Keep a good level of house keeping

  • Work with Production Manager/Development Manager to maximize & increase productivity

  • Work to improve standards throughout the working area.

Machine Operator Required Competencies and Skills:

  • Good mechanical aptitude

  • Flexible, adaptable attitude

  • Previous experience of running machines in a manufacturing environment.

  • Good communication skills.

  • Ideally able to read technical drawings or at least computer literate.

  • Ability to problem solve.

  • Able to work in a team & support colleagues.

  • Able to work under pressure.

  • Ability to work in a clean and methodical manner.

  • An awareness of health and safety.

  • Good math and written English

What's in it for you?

  • Pension Contribution of 5%

  • 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays

  • Free Parking

Please click ‘APPLY NOW’, or call the WSR Team at 01908 616184 for more info.

We appreciate the time and effort invested in your application. While we strive to respond to all applicants promptly, we kindly ask for your understanding in case of delays. If you do not hear from us within 10 days of submitting your application, please assume that, unfortunately, you have not been successful this time.


We will however keep your CV on file and review your suitability against any other vacancies we may have available.