Yard Operative

Location: Burneside Mills, Kendal Job Type: Permanent Date Posted: 12 February 2019 Ref.: JCP073 Application: 08 March 2019 Salary: £24,404.30

Company Information

James Cropper is a specialist paper manufacturer in north-west England. The company has developed a strong range of technical capabilities, making it a global player in high quality coloured and bookbinding papers, niche digital solutions, luxury packaging and offering unique bespoke materials. A business of around £75m, it has important market shares in the USA, China, the Far East, Europe and the UK.

Job Profile

We currently have a vacancy for a Raw Materials Operative in James Cropper Speciality Papers. This role will operate in our Mill Yard area.

The main purpose of the role is to make raw materials available for use on the papermachines. Responsibilities include safe loading & off-loading of vehicles, stock rotation, communicating with machine crews with regard to selection of materials. The role involves a large amount of time operating FLT equipment. Whilst experience of FLT driving is not essential it would be an advantage.

This is double days shift pattern Monday to Friday 6am – 2pm/8am – 4pm/ 2pm - 10pm and every third Saturday 6am – 12pm.


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