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East Kilbride, Lanarkshire
£9.00 Per Hour
Job Type
22 Mar 2021
Job Purpose
We are looking for a Pallet Repairer and a Pallet Sorter to safely and accurately sort rental pallets in a timely manner and to the standard as laid down in the pallet design specification detailed by the customer.
To safely and accurately repair pallets in a timely manner, and to the standard as laid down in the pallet design specification detailed by the customer.
Key Results areas and performance measures
* Performance will be monitored in line with the company handbook, attendance and timekeeping policies and procedures and specific production targets.
* Cooperate with ongoing training and development.
Job Requirements
* Complete the in-house training and will demonstrate competence in the safe use of the nail guns
* Understand the company's risk assessments and safe systems of work associated with the use of nail guns and manual pallet production.
* Understand pallet design specifications
* Complete all necessary production paperwork which must be accurate, complete and legible
* Ensure you achieve production targets as laid down by the company.
* Manage down time of production/equipment and ensure procedures relating to down time are adhered to.
* Carry out periodic checks throughout the shift to ensure targets are being achieved.
* Work as part of the production team and follow reasonable requests from supervisors and Managers
* Check all timber sizes are correct before commencement of the job.
* Check accuracy of operation regularly as mistakes can't always be corrected and are costly REMEMBER all quality failures are repaired by the originator.
* Report any non-conforming timber and/or mistakes to your team leader
* Observe Risk assessments, Safe systems of work and PPE requirements at all times.
* Respect the nail gun and ensure it is kept operationally safe, any misuse of machinery and equipment is gross misconduct and may result in dismissal.
* Keep work bench/area clean and tidy at all times and clear up at the end of the shift
* Work in a safe clean manner at all times.
* NOT operate any nail gun if you feel it is unsafe to do so.
* Report any issues or problems to your supervisor or Manager.
* Comply with Housekeeping initiatives to ensure production areas are kept in tidy and orderly fashion, including waste/scrap bins.
* Cooperate in training and development activities.
* You may be required at any time to perform any reasonable task outside the general provisions of this job description in the pursuance of good company practice or need.
* Initiative & problem solving
* Good all-round communication and inter-personal skills
* Excellent timekeeping and attendance
* Decision making & judgment
* Customer focus
* Safety focus
* Adaptable & flexible
Job Type: Full-time
Hours of Work 8am-16:00pm, Monday to Friday.

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  • Job Reference: 250002088-2
  • Date Posted: 22 March 2021
  • Recruiter: Gi Group
    Gi Group
  • Location: East Kilbride, Lanarkshire
  • Salary: £9.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Temporary