A Production Operator in the manufacturing sector is integral to the smooth functioning of production lines. They are responsible for setting up and operating machinery to ensure the efficient and safe manufacturing of high quality products.
To work as a Production Operator keen attention is necessary, as well as the ability to work to timescales and robust processes. Previous experience is not necessary required, as employers provide extensive training to use the machinery and undertake the Production Operator role.
When hiring for the role of Production Operator, companies generally seek candidates who are keen to learn new skills and work as part of a larger team. Various shift patterns are usually available when working as a Production Operator to support the manufacturing line and production programme.