Production

Calling all Candidates!

Bluestones Staffing  is looking to build a database of candidates for all areas and locations.

With our Head Office in Belfast and Satellite offices in Lisburn, Newtownabbey & Cookstown, we will be holding interviews in each of the above locations.

We would like expressions of interests from:

HGV 1 , 2 and 7.5 tonne Drivers

Warehouse Operatives

Forklift Drivers

Production operatives

General operatives

Administration Staff

When applying please advise if you are looking temporary or permanent employment and Salary expections.

Bluestones Staffing are building a database of candidates looking to gain employment or who want temporary ad hoc work.  We are currently working with a number of clients seeking staff within all of the above sectors.

Bluestones Staffing is acting as a Recruitment Business.

Manufacturing Operator

Due to the recent formation of a Global Company from two successful businesses, Bluestones Staffing has an exciting opportunity for Manufacturing Operators in Swinton, Manchester. If you are looking for a challenge and want to work with a company as part of a team, continue to drive a high performance culture model throughout the business and work as part of a team this is the role for you.

Summary:

To safely operate and control as efficiently as possible chemical plant equipment and processes

 

Main responsibilities:

  • Operating process equipment and machinery (semi & fully automated machinery)
  • Monitoring, recording process variables and adjusting process parameters to ensure process operates within key control parameters.
  • Adjusting valves and process controls as required to optimise production.
  • Measuring/mixing and adding of chemicals (Liquids and powders)
  • Packing of finished goods into drums, bags & other forms of container for transportation
  • Liaising and reporting of production to the master production scheduler
  • Performing in process tests/analysis to ensure product is produced in line with specifications
  • Aiding in the investigation and identifying the root cause of out of spec product
  • Communication to other operators and departments (i.e. analytical, quality, Engineering etc.)
  • Updating log sheets and preparation and handover of plant status
  • Use of Fork Lift Trucks (counterbalance)
  • Proactively participate in developing and implementing lean and continuous improvement within the plants
  • Take ownership and accountability for the safe production and housekeeping of the plant areas

Essential Criteria:

Qualifications / EducationGood numeracy & Literacy skills a minimum of 5 GCSEs (A-C) or equivalent, Maths and English essential

Experience:

  • Hazard awareness and Health and Safety
  • Experience of with Chemicals / within chemical manufacturing

Skills & Knowledge :

  • Excellent manufacturing skills and techniques
  • Must have ability to use own initiative, priortise tasks and work well under pressure
  • Good communication and organizational skills

Personal Attributes:

  • Self-motivated
  • Attention to detail
  • Professional approach to work
  • Team player who demonstrates a high level of commitment. Adopts a flexible and positive approach
  • Ability to work unsupervised with good time management skills in order to meet tight deadlines.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Process plant operation – NVQ or equivalent
  • Up to date FLT license (Counterbalance)
  • Lean manufacturing experience
  • Experience of working with chemical plant equipment (pumps, fans, mixing tanks etc.)
  • Continuous improvement
  • IT Skills

Hours of work:

3 Shift Pattern (Wk1 3days, WK2 2 days, Wk3 4 nights)

Standard days Mon – Friday

SALARY:  TBC

Bluestones Staffing is acting as a Recruitment Agency.

Production Operative

Production Operatives: Immediate Start Available

Morning/Evening Shifts:

Cookstown

Due to continued growth our client is a leading manufacturing supplier in their field, require 6 Production Operatives.  You will be given a great working environment with the potential of permanent employment for the right candidates after 13 weeks continuous employment.

Duties:

·         Working as part of a team

·         Ensuring your role within the production line is completed accurately

·         Achieving daily KPI’s

·         General house keeping

·         All other duties as and when required

Essential Criteria

·         Wanting to work within a manufacturing / warehouse environment

·         Enjoys working as part of a team

·         Looking for Permanent Full Time Employment

Due to location own transport is an advantage

Working hours:

6am – 2pm and 2pm – 10pm Monday – Friday (must be able to work both shifts)

Over time available on weekly basis after initial training

Hourly Rate:

£7.50ph – £7.83phr

Potential increase if achieving KPI’s

Holidays:             28 day per annum including Stats pro rata

Parking:               Onsite parking available

Other Facilities: Toilets, Kitchen with Fridge, Hot Water Cylinder and Microwave.

For further information please forward cv via link below:

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Finance Administrator

Due to increased business our client, a leading manufacturing business based in Swinton Manchester, is currently seeking a finance administrator for at least a 3 month period starting asap.

Summary:

Working in the finance team  this role will support a growing company to process financial transactions and support ongoing compliance.  Based in Swinton Manchester this role will support business administration, purchase ledger and statement reconciliations.  This role is temporary with no fixed end date and required for 4 days a week.

Main responsibilities:

Purchase ledger processing
Expenses processing
Statement reconciliations
Internal control compliance
Office administration

Essential Criteria:

Qualifications/ Education
·           GCSE English & Maths or equivalent

Experience

·         Excel knowledge

·         Finance system knowledge

·         Purchase ledger
Skills & Knowledge

·       Methodical working

·       Attention to detail and accuracy

·       Hard working

Personal Attributes

·       Self-motivated with ability to use own initiative

·       Prioritise tasks

·       Focussed

·       Proactive

 

Desirable experience/qualifications:

·         AAT qualification

·         QAD experience

·         AX experience

Working Pattern
·       30 hours per week

Pay Rate:

·       £9ph

For more information and to apply please forward CV via the link below.

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Production Operatives – Full Time Immediate Start

Production Operatives: Immediate Start Available

Morning & Evening Shifts:

Cookstown

Due to continued growth our client is a leading manufacturing supplier in their field, require Production Operatives.  You will be given a great working environment with the potential of permanent employment for the right candidates after 13 weeks continuous employment.

Duties:

·         Working as part of a team

·         Ensuring your role within the production line is completed accurately

·         Achieving daily KPI’s

·         General house keeping

·         All other duties as and when required

Essential Criteria

·         Wanting to work within a manufacturing / warehouse environment

·         Enjoys working as part of a team

·         Looking for Permanent Full Time Employment

Due to location own transport is an advantage

Working hours:

6am – 2pm and 2pm – 10pm Monday – Friday (must be able to work both shifts)

Over time available on weekly basis after initial training

Hourly Rate:

£7.50ph – £7.83 starting

Potential increase if achieving KPI’s

Holidays:             28 day per annum including Stats pro rata

Parking:               Onsite parking available

Other Facilities: Toilets, Kitchen with Fridge, Hot Water Cylinder and Microwave.

For further information please forward cv via link below:

Bluestones Staffing NI is acting as a Recruitment Business

Delivery Van Driver – Full time

Due to significant growth our manufacturing client based in Cookstown is currently seeking a delivery driver to distribute goods to customers throughout NI & ROI (non food product).

Duties:

– Load/Unload 3.5 tonne van

– Complete delivery dockets

– Deal with customers (other businesses)

– Deliver throughout Ireland both North and South as required

Shifts:

– Monday – Friday 8am – 4.30pm (may vary)

– Overtime rate payable

Skills/Experience:

– Car license

– Previous van driving experience

– General geographic knowledge of NI/ROI

– Good attitude

Contact Debbie/Kieran today for immediate interview on 028 86 731246

Bluestones Staffing are acting as a recruitment business 

Experienced Forklift Driver

Due to significant expansion our client is currently seeking a full time, experienced counterbalance FLT driver for immediate start.

Duties include:

– Loading and unloading containers and trailers

– Loading vans

– Loading racking

– Replenishing stores

– Tidying yards

– Emptying baler

– Any other duties as necessary

When no FLT work is required, you will be expected to carry out general housekeeping, stores and production duties to support the operation.

For immediate interview please forward your CV via the link below.

Bluestones Staffing is acting as a recruitment business.

Production Operatives – Full Time Temp to Perm

Bluestones Staffing is working with one of the largest Manufacturing Companies in Northern Ireland.  Starting of on a temporary contract through Bluestones for the right candidates you have the opportunity to go Permanent after 12 weeks.

Location:              Antrim

Salary:                   £7.05 – £8.70 depending on shift.

Duration:             Temp to Permanent roles for the right candidates

Pay Periods:       Weekly

Duties:

Working in a fast paced manufacturing environment.

·         Working to Daily KPI’s

·         Ensuring all production procedures are followed in detail

·         Complete and thorough adherence of standard operating procedures

·         Identifying errors/faults and taking appropriate steps to rectify them

·         Reporting faults in machinery or products to Production supervisor

·         Competently performing all tasks for which training has been completed and signed off

·         Working as part of a team

Essential Criteria:

·         Strong work Ethic

·         Flexible

·         Team player

·         Computer skills

·         Ability to work to targets

Desirable Criteria:

·         Manufacturing experience

·         Trade skills

·         Access to own transport

Shifts available:

Day Shift:             Mon – Fri             7am – 3.45pm

Evening Shift:     Sun – Thursday 3pm – 11.45pm

Night Shift:          Sun – Thursday 8pm – 7am – May Vary between 8pm – 10am finish

Shift will be allocated depending on intake, please advise when applying what shift is your preference.

Bluestones Staffing is acting as a Recruitment Business.

Production Manager

Do you want to sit back and see the results that you and your team have created!!!! Continue Reading, Bluestones Staffing has the perfect job for you!

Job Description

Due to continued growth our client is looking for a production manager who can, think outside the box and create a production line that can maximize their’s and the company’s potential.

You will have an engaged team that you can develop into your own.

Key Activities

Develop efficiency procedures to ensure effective use of materials, machines and manpower to produce quality products on time and within budget.
Use Continuous Improvement methodologies and encourage this attitude in working practices to drive improvements in productivity and quality.
Achieve KPI targets on productivity, waste, quality and cost.
Put strict time/temperature controls in place to reduce forms of abuse or mishandling of the product.
Production Manager will ensure all available resources are utilised with maximum efficiency – documented rota system produced at least 1-2 weeks in advance.
Plan Temporary staffing levels to meet production schedules.
Hold communication team meetings to update on business changes and key information relating to packing performance.
Ensure all production equipment is properly maintained and serviced.
Responsible for ensuring all H & S issues are raised and dealt with appropriately, all accidents/near missus reported to senior management and logged in accordance with UK Safety Laws.
Essential Experience:

Understanding the variety of your clients’ needs and quality assurance.
Desirable Qualifications:

Educated to Degree Standard or Equivalent
Train the Trainer Accreditation
Continuous Improvement Qualification
Engineering Experience
For immediate interview forward cv below.

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Production Operatives

Due to continued growth our client is a leading manufacturing supplier in their field, require 6 Production Operatives.  You will be given a great working environment with the potential of permanent employment for the right candidates after 13 weeks continuous employment.

Duties:

·         Working as part of a team

·         Ensuring your role within the production line is completed accurately

·         Achieving daily KPI’s

·         General house keeping

·         All other duties as and when required

Essential Criteria

·         Wanting to work within a manufacturing / warehouse environment

·         Enjoys working as part of a team

·         Looking it Permanent Employment

Due to location own transport is an advantage

Working hours:

7am – 4.30 pm Monday – Thursday

7am – 1.00pm Friday

Over time available on weekly basis

Hourly Rate:

£7.50phr

Potential increase if achieving KPI’s

Holidays:             28 day per annum including Stats pro rata

Parking:               Onsite parking available

Other Facilities: Toilets, Kitchen with Fridge, Hot Water Cylinder and Microwave.

For further information please forward cv via link below:

Bluestones Staffing NI is acting as a Recruitment Business