Operations Team Member (Materials Preparation & Packing)

Location: Huntingdon

Hours: Full-Time

Salary Range: Up to £20,000 depending on experience

Job Overview:

Goodfellow is a UK-based company with subsidiary operations in the USA, France, Germany and China. The Company supplies materials which are used for research, development and specialised manufacturing applications.

The materials preparation and packing department is a key element within the customer service proposition. This work provides a critical factor within the supply chain and the attainment of the company’s strategic goals globally.

You will play a key role in making sure that the customer gets the correct product, to the correct specification, at the right time. Working in an efficient and effective manner, you will deal with a range of product requests, ensuring that they reach the customer in great condition.

Key Responsibilities:

Operations Team Member

  • Keeping the work environment safe and tidy
  • Ensuring that all tasks are performed to the required standard and quality to meet both internal and external customer requirements.
  • Updating stock quantities via internal stock management systems
  • Confirming and checking order details
  • Maintaining and storing stock to a safe and accurate standard
  • Flexibility within the team is a key requirement. Must be prepared to work where requested to meet the needs of the customer.
  • Document processes and procedures for new or newly revised product designs.
  • Identify and communicate opportunities to improve processes in support of efforts to increase standardisation, reduce costs, reduce cycle times and improve safety
  • Set up and operate equipment to produce products that meet customer specifications.
  • Test and inspect parts against requirements.
  • Provide training to new and existing staff as needed.

Specific Materials Preparation and Packing

  • Prepare and package a variety of materials for delivery to customers
  • Identifying the order requirement from stock
  • Selecting pre-cut or packaged materials
  • Measuring, weighing and cutting of various materials to a specified size and tolerance
  • Ensuring product is safely and securely packaged using the correct label and suitable packaging
  • Despatching materials via courier and collection scheduling

Key Requirements:

  • Ability to follow verbal and/or written technical instructions.
  • Ability to read, understand and follow safety procedures and general instructions
  • Attention to detail and quality
  • Methodical approach to tasks
  • Care and patience towards dealing with fragile and delicate materials
  • Experience of using computer systems
  • Proactive and positive attitude
  • Willingness to take on new ways of working and prepared to be open to flexibility and training into all areas within the production environment.
  • Strong communication and team working skills
  • Ability to retrieve field information, such as dimensions and angles, without supervision.
  • Ability to interpret and follow sketches and patterns for cutting and fabricating.
  • Basic knowledge of metals, materials, polymers or ceramics is an advantage

The postholder will be required to complete a background check and prove their right to work in the UK.

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    Goodfellow Cambridge Ltd.

    Ermine Business Park, Huntingdon, England PE29 6WR Email: info@goodfellow.com Telephone: 0800 731 4653 (UK) or +44 1480 424 800 Fax: 0800 328 7689 (UK) or +44 1480 424 900 Website: Goodfellow Cambridge Ltd Registered office: Units C1 & C2, Spitfire Close, Ermine Business Park, Huntingdon PE29 6WR Registered in England & Wales: No. 1188162

    Goodfellow SARL

    229 rue Solférino, F-59000 Lille, France Email: info@goodfellow.com Telephone: 0800 917 241 (numéro vert) or
    +44 1480 424 813
    Fax: 0800 917 313 (numéro vert) or +44 1480 424 900 Website: Goodfellow SARL Registered office: 229 rue Solférino, F-59000 Lille, France Registered in Lille:
    RCS: B 381 486 836, SIRET: 38148683600038
    VAT registration number: FR 06 381 486 836

    Goodfellow GmbH

    Alstertwiete 3, D-20099 Hamburg, Germany Email: info@goodfellow.com Telephone: 0800 1000 579 (freecall) or +44 1480 424 810 Fax: 0800 1000 580 (freecall) or +44 1480 424 900 Website: Goodfellow gmbH Registered office: Alstertwiete 3, D-20099 Hamburg, Germany Registered in Friedberg (Hessen): No. HRB 1309
    VAT registration number: DE112610478

    Goodfellow Corporation

    125 Hookstown Grade Road, Coraopolis, PA 15108-9302, USA Email: info@goodfellowusa.com Telephone: +1 800 821 2870 Fax: +1 800 283 2020 Website: Goodfellow Corporation Registered office: 125 Hookstown Grade Road, Coraopolis, PA 15108-9302, USA A Pennsylvania corporation: EIN 23-2557381

    Goodfellow Shanghai Office

    Room 803, Centro Build, No. 568 Hengfeng Road, Jingan District, Shanghai 200070, The People's Republic of China
 Email: china@goodfellow.com Telephone: +86 21 6112 1560 Website: Goodfellow Shanghai
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