Mailing Line Operator

Job description

Role Title: Mailing Line Operator

Responsible to: Production Shift Manager

Responsible for: In time you will be responsible for the supervision of Mailing Line Assistants on shift.

Pay: Dependent on shift patterns, skills and experience.

Hours: Early and Late Day Shift (Night shift may operate at Peak times throughout the year)


  • An auto-enrolment pension scheme is applicable to this employment.
  • You will be entitled to free life cover of one times basic salary
  • Free Parking

Role Overview:
As a Mailing/Bagging Line Operator, you will be one of the lead operators producing high quality Bagged packs within the Page Bros Production Department. Wrapping and packaging of completed product in accordance with written instructions. You will be responsible for ensuring jobs are finished within set deadlines for despatch, maintaining the company’s quality control procedures, identifying any non-conforming goods and keeping your work area clean and tidy.

With experience in a similar role (desirable) you will demonstrate your ability to effectively deal with a high volume of work at peak times. You will manage your time effectively, with a methodical working style. Concentration and attention to detail to deliver work to deadlines are essential requirements of the role.

You will be available to work with flexibility on a variety of shifts, including nights at peak times.

You will have the opportunity to make a difference by working closely with the established team. You will bring a ‘can-do’ attitude and will be approachable with excellent communication skills.

Role Purpose 1:
Machine Operation/Productivity
Setting up and running of the bagging line, major and minor adjustments, filling machine and shutdowns.
Inkjet start-up, shut down and maintaining the cleaning procedure.
Run auxiliary equipment to include inkjet, glue machines, conveyors, scales and stacker.
Follow all policies, procedures, and work instructions.
Wrapping and packaging of completed product in accordance with written instructions.
Maintain proper housekeeping, health and safety at the packaging line.
Participate in the team effort to improve performance.
Making sure assistants are used effectively throughout the whole shift.

Role Purpose 2:
Ensure a high standard of housekeeping paying particular attention to your immediate work area, ensuring the floor is swept, the area is free of debris and machines and surfaces are wiped over and cleaned on a daily basis.
Identify any repair and maintenance requirements to your Line Manager.
Assist colleagues during quieter times to improve the appearance of the department to ensure a professional environment is created and maintained.

Role Purpose 3:
Quality & Standards
Identify and report quality concerns, seeking advice and guidance from your Line Managers and other operators to troubleshoot problems to avoid spoilage and create the best possible.
Maintain accurate quality and production records using Prolog, Imprint and other bespoke or standard reporting systems.
Provide additional reports and information to your colleagues as requested.
Seek constant improvement and apply best practices to all aspects of your role, attending and fully participating in training as required.
Abide by and support the company’s ISO 9001 Quality certificate.

Role Purpose 4:
Assist on alternative pieces of equipment (suitable to your skills and training) and other areas of the business as required to help meet organisational goals and to assist your colleagues.

Be open and flexible to provide additional capacity to cover holidays and other absence by working overtime offered where possible.
Assist and participate in the training and development of your colleagues, sharing your valuable skills, knowledge and experience.

Health & Safety: Comply with all company and HSE Health and Safety rules, policies and procedures.

Environmental: Abide by and support the company’s ISO 14001 Environmental certificate.

Security: Abide by and support the company’s ISO 27001 security certificate.

Attend team meetings and One to Ones as requested by your line manager.

Take active responsibility for personal professional growth and development within the role. This will include the identification of training and other developmental opportunities at regular review meetings and through ongoing dialogue with your line manager.

Over and Above:
Every day try to add to the Team Culture, making sure others feel supported and enjoy the benefits of your valuable professional skills and experience. Sometimes you’ll be asked to carry out duties and responsibilities of a similar professional nature to those described above.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

How to Apply:
If you want to make a positive difference and can work in proactive ways; send a CV and cover letter to

Closing Date:
TBC – Applications by e-mail only (Please note that all applications will be acknowledged by return e-mail) Successful applicants will be invited to attend an interview. Any job offer will be conditional and may be subject to an enhanced DBS check.