Material Handler

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Material Handler to join our Production team. This permanent position will be well suited to an individual with a strong background within the Injection Moulding Industry.

The position

Main responsibilities:

  • Ensure the continuous supply of raw materials are prepared, dried, and available for each injection moulding machine in a safe and timely manner
  • Actively ensure the timely delivery of material to the Mouldshop and minimise downtime of awaiting material
  • Prepare materials ready for return to the stores area with weight, item code and batch number
  • Maintain strong communication with Planning and the Shift Supervisors to ensure that orders issued short are reported in a timely manner
  • Ensure all driers, hoppers and material holding equipment are kept clean to prevent cross contamination
  • Ensure that 6S is followed and that all material spills, hoppers, and machine beds are cleaned in a timely and effective manner

Person specification:

  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Previous experience within the Injection Moulding Industry
  • Ability to work and remain calm under pressure
  • Ability to effectively communicate with people at different levels of the organisation
  • Ability to remain predominantly mobile for the duration of an 8-hour shift including lifting, carrying, walking and climbing
  • Ability to use moving equipment such as pump truck and manual push trolley
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good numerical skills

Why should you apply?

In return, we offer a range of benefits including and not limited to:

  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Salary Sacrifice Pension Scheme applicable on completion of the probationary period
  • Paid half hour lunch break
  • Company paid events
  • BUPA Employee Assistance Helpline
  • Free on-site parking
  • Life assurance scheme (eligibility upon completion of 6-month service)
  • Subsidized cafĂ© van which offers a selection of drinks (coffees, hot chocolates etc.) and deli-style food both hot and cold

At Hi-Technology we encourage and support development within. In addition to our benefits outlined above, we offer a range of training opportunities for our employees for both our factory and office-based roles.

To apply for this vacancy please submit your CV along with a cover letter detailing how your skills and experience meet the requirements of this position to