Production Operative – Plasma

Purpose of the Role:

To plasma spray surface prepped parts in accordance with paperwork. To take ownership of the paint process ensuring high quality output with a focus on right first-time production.


  • To ensure parts are grit blasted correctly and masking is complete prior to processing
  • To operate the ABB robot for automated spray
  • To load and unload robot spray booths
  • To operate the vibratory rumbler
  • To process components in accordance with paperwork and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
  • To operate plasma equipment safely and correctly
  • To assist the Team leader with gas bottle changes
  • To visually inspect parts
  • To ensure correct powders are used for plasma spraying
  • To ensure gasses are turned off at shift end
  • To keep a dean and organised work area
  • To monitor machine usage and inform maintenance of any issues

Qualifications, Skills and Attributes

  • Keen eye for detail
  • Good time management and organisational skills
  • The ability to work both alone and in a team
  • Experience with manual production processing
  • Working with SOPs
  • Previous experience in a production environment
  • Understanding of safe working practices
  • Previous experience with plasma or paint spray preferred
  • Experience with ABB robot operation preferred
  • Understanding of parameter-controlled processes preferred

The duties listed are not exhaustive and may be varied from time to time as dictated by the changing needs of the company. The post holder will be expected to undertake other duties as appropriate and as requested by his/her manager.


If you feel you have the skills and experience to become a Production Operative – Plasma then please apply today!

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