Machine Minder

Contract Type:
Full-Time, Permanent

Working Hours:
Nights: Monday - Friday or Sunday - Thursday 11.30pm - 07.00am, Thursday 11:30pm - 7.15am


Rogerstone, Newport

R F Brookes

Closing date for applications:

For further information or to apply please contact:
07514 494679

Ref: FSC-JNB-48

Job Description

Operational Performance

  • Set up and operate any piece of machinery within your area to the safety and control standards
  • Ensure all documentation is completed
  • Ensures the line runs at the optimum run rate with minimum downtime and waste
  • Ensure the equipment and surrounding area is free from any debris
  • Carry out all change overs with speed, accuracy and attention to detail
  • In the event of a breakdown respond and follow the escalation procedure
  • Ensure all stoppages / breakdowns are recorded / reported
  • Ensure all required repairs are reported and recorded
  • Carry out the role of a QA as and when required to do so
  • Assist in the production throughput when required to do so
  • Assist in hitting daily targets and KPI’s
  • Take an active interest in the line performance

Health and Safety 

  • Have responsibility for H&S within area
  • Responsible for adherence to H&S policy


  • Manufacturing Experience
  • Have a mechanical aptitude
  • Successful completion of 7 core basic courses
  • Have a ‘Can do’ attitude
  • Man management skills
  • Promote team working
  • Flexible, honest, and reliable
  • Numeracy and literacy skills


  • Hands-on practical experience
  • Understanding of the fundamentals of food production

Additional Information

Company benefits include:

Onsite parking;
Canteen Facilities;
Hapi Benefits (retail discounts);
Employee Assistance Program;
Staff Shop