Trainee Technical Operator

Location Newtownabbey
Discipline: Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £32,343
Job ref: J106104
Published: 24 days ago

We are seeking Trainee Technical Operators for the opportunity to join our client in Newtownabbey, a firmly established global business, manufacturing an ever-growing range of plastic and building products.

Pay Rate: Up to £32,343 (Competitive Salary)

Working Hours: Full-Time, Flexible for Days, Nights and Weekends (Overtime Available)

Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent Position

Job Duties:

- Resolving technical and process issues

- Hitting performance targets in association with provisional guidance

- Maintenance of health and safety procedures whilst working with machinery and equipment

- General housekeeping and recycling duties

Job Criteria:


- Minimum 2 Years experience in a technical/mechanical role

- Demonstrate a clear understanding of performance targets

- Awareness and understanding of day-to-day activities including: H&S, Housekeeping, Recycling, Energy Efficiency.

- Good manual dexterity skills

- Being pro-active in solving process/technical issues


- Technical qualification in mechanical or production engineering

- Familiarity with plastics processing and extrusion experience

- Experience of TPM preferably in a continuous processing environment

- Experience in night/weekend shift work

Company Benefits:

- Profit Related Pay (After 1 year service - paid 3x per year)

- Overtime opportunities

- Additional service days

- Employer Pension contribution

- EAP & Health cashback plan

- On-Site Parking

- Cycle to Work Scheme

- Employee discount scheme

- Christmas Payment

Additional Information:

This Trainee Technical Operator position is located in Mallusk, Northern Ireland.

For more information about this role, please contact our Belfast office at 028 9032 2511 and ask for Ciara Or send your CV to: