Wood Production Machine Operator required for a training role based at HMP Sheppey Prison.
WOOD PRODUCTION MACHINE OPERATOR
HMP Sheppey Cluster. Long term role.
Your new company
As the sole agency supplier to the HM Prison Service for the provision of maintenance trades & support operatives, Hays is seeking to recruit a Prison Workshop Instructor for Swaleside Prison, Sheppey Kent. This is a Long-term Temporary Contract, expecting to last at least 3-6 months, based on 37 hours per week, Monday - Friday.
The Instructor role is in a unique working environment with a strong sense of team working. Always in demand, you could benefit from long-term contracts and there is also potential, once trained, to work in other prisons both locally and nationally. You must be local to the prison or have your own transport. Basic Uniform will need to be provided by the temporary worker in most establishments
Your new role
The Prison require an experienced operator for production based Wooden products including usins a CNC machine. Cross Cutting and Spindle work. The role will see you working in the production area training and working on products.
What you'll need to succeed
Extensive knowledge of the Wood Production Operation is required but previous training experience is not necessary.
The nature of the role requires candidates to be security conscious and able to challenge potential compromises and risks, you will also need to be reliable and consistent, level headed and have exceptional interpersonal skills. Successful applicants will have a background in cleaning, and will be assessed based on the following competencies: Acting with integrity, respecting others, Building relationships and team working, communicating effectively, developing self and others.
Security Clearance required: All applicants will be subject to the HM Prison Service Security Clearance procedure which can take up to 6 weeks, this may will include a Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) check. You must hold a Valid Passport or Birth Certificate & Photo Driving Licence in your current address. All applicants must be able to provide details of 2 satisfactory references, at least one from an ex-employer.
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