Multislide Operator

Job Description

About the Company

  • They are Surface Coating and Metal Finishing Specialists and supply many market sectors from Automotive and Construction, to Wind Energy and Petrochemical Industries.
  • They service over 1,500 customers from across the group which in turn have the capacity to process in excess of 2,500 tonnes per week.

Duties of Multi-slide Setter

  • Ensure safe and effective set-up, running and changeover of machinery and associated equipment
  • Maintain machines as efficiently as possible by ensuring machine operation is carried out effectively, efficiently and in a timely manner to achieve a quality product to the desired specifications.
  • Closely follow specification sheets and identify and report any changes required using precise measuring devices and instruments as required
  • Responsible for basic fault finding and repairs and reporting any maintenance issues in a proactive manner to avoid production downtime.
  • Keep equipment in optimum clean condition.
  • Accurately record machine data
  • Conduct Planned Preventative Maintenance in conjunction with the engineering team and their PPM plan.
  • Support the Machine Operators in any additional training requirements
  • Comply with required company rules, quality and health and safety standards
  • Identify and participate in continuous improvement initiatives


Requirements of Multi-slide Setter

  • Previous experience Setting Bihler or Finzer machines
  • ROSPA trained


  • Ability to read drawings
  • Strong communication skills across all areas
  • H&S awareness
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to learn new skills
  • Positive and proactive approach to problem-solving and continuous improvement

Benefits of Multi-slide Setter

  • Alternation AM to PM Shift pattern – W1: 6am to 2.30pm W: 1.30pm to 10pm
  • Competitive hourly rate plus shift allowance
  • Pension Scheme
  • 25 days holiday plus stats
  • Healthcare plan