Technical Production Operator
Bring your Problem-solving, Leadership and Technical experience to the major UK Production site for our top Global Brands as Technical Production Operator. Make it Mean More at MarsOur chocolate factory is a hive of activity producing around 100 000 tonnes of confectionery each year. This makes our site just the place for driven people striving for operational excellence, producing globally admired brands like Mars, Maltesers and Galaxy.As Technical Production Operator reporting to the Team Leader in this shift-based role, you’ll play an essential part in helping us achieve and maintain required production outputs, along with safety, hygiene, quality and efficiency goals, within an allocated production area of our Chocolate factory. As one of our Technical Production Operators we will rely on your strong decision making and technical skills to perform first line repairs to ensure continued production. Key responsibilities as Technical Production Operator will include:- Operating machines and making decisions at line level to achieve Key Performance Indicators- Fault diagnosis using root-cause thinking, repairs, checks and inspections, escalating deviations and presenting at performance reviews- Coordinating and driving your team of Production Operators to achieve efficiency and effectiveness- Performance monitoring, cleaning and maintaining standardsYou'll need excellent interpersonal and communication skills, a can-do attitude plus a genuine enthusiasm for solving problems and taking on new challenges. Ideally, you’ll also have previous manufacturing experience. If you’ve got any experience and/or formal training in mechanical systems, operation, fault finding and lean manufacturing methods, then that’s even better.There’s a great range of benefits including, company performance-related bonus, personal performance bonus, pension, life assurance and private medical insurance, along with excellent training, development programmes and career opportunities.So if we’ve just described you and where you want to be, then please visit mars.co.uk/careers to apply as Technical Production Operator. If we like the look of your CV then we’ll share an online assessment tool with you.