Factory Operative

  • £8.40
  • Sittingbourne, Kent
  • Interpersonnel Uk Ltd

Post Title Factory Operative

Department Fettling

Site Sittingbourne

Type of position Full Time – 38 hours per week

Salary £8.40ph

Hours of Work Monday to Thursday 07.30-16.00 with 30 minutes unpaid lunch

Friday 07.30-13.30

Summary To process castings within the fettling department, encompassing fettling, linishing, shot-blasting, etching.

Main duties and responsibilities:


• Processing of parts in accordance with the relevant Technique card and Works Instruction.

• Fettling of castings using compressed air driven hand grinding tools

• Manual Handling

• Moving boxes of castings around the factory

The post holder may also be required to undertake the following tasks on occasion:

• Linishing of castings using an upright linishing machine

• Etching of castings through the use of a compressed air driven vibro-etching tool

• Shot blasting of castings using alumnia grit

Data Recording

• Carrying out touch screen bookings using the bespoke Aventa touch screen system

• Completing job cards; logging work carried out

Health and Safety

• Correct use of PPE at all times

• Knowledge of chemicals used as stipulated in the departments COSHH assessment and Material Safety Data Sheets

• Clear understanding and awareness of the relevant Risk Assessments


• Maintaining and cleaning of shot blast extraction and cabinets when necessary

• Maintaining the tidiness and cleanliness of the department in accordance with house keeping procedures

This document outlines the duties required at this point in time. It is not a comprehensive or exhaustive list and the Manager may vary duties from time to time.

Interpersonnel is assisting with the 1st stage of recruitment for this role.

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