Technical Machine Operative (131/03) - Mayday Employment

Technical Machine Operative (131/03)


Providing Technical Support to an allocated line to ensure the line meets all quality standards and agreed  production standards and KPIs.


  • Ensure the allocated line operation is in accordance with the applicable technical requirements, through constant monitoring and taking corrective action as necessary.
  • Provide the Team Leader and Line Operators, with the technical advice and support they need to be able to operate the line effectively, meeting the agreed production standards and KPIs .
  • Conduct toolbox checks at the start of every shift, liaising with the Engineering team regarding any missing components or anything that needs attention.
  • Take the lead to ‘troubleshoot’ and resolve any technical issues arising in the allocated production line.
  • Ensure that all Line Operators adopt a ‘right first-time approach’ to all work in line with the company quality standards.
  • Work with the Team Leader to ensure that the line start-ups, shutdowns and changeovers are smooth and efficient.
  • Liaise with Quality Assurance, making adjustments as necessary during shift to ensure production is within specifications.
  • Ensure compliance with hygiene and health and safety regulations through vigilant monitoring and timely reporting of any anomalies.
  • Ensure full compliance with the job closure process for all technical requirements and end of shift safety routines.
  • Adhere to the escalation process at all times including any production line or engineer issues.


  • Experience of Food Production/Pack-Fill
  • Experience of Production Machinery
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Planning and organisational skills
  • Technical know how