Manufacturing Technician

Job description

FMP is one of area’s leading manufacturers of medical devices and healthcare products and has been in operation for almost 50 years. With local sites in operation at White Lund (Morecambe) and White Cross (Lancaster) manufacturing an array of products that supply NHS, UK and global demand for healthcare related products, At FMP, our culture is to value our people, and our key values reflect the focus that we place into the importance and significance of everyone at FMP;

FMP is an Equal Opportunities Employer

IIP Silver Accreditation

  • We endeavor to create a work environment that will encourage our people to perform to their maximum potential
  • We positively encourage the acceptance of responsibility and accountability at all levels, whilst developing our staff through appropriate training and coaching supported by personal development review.
  • Individual and team effort is challenged and rewarded in pursuit of continuous business improvement

To support new customers, new products and increasing demand we now require motivated and enthusiastic individuals to join our friendly and passionate teams as ‘Manufacturing Technician’. Manufacturing strength and expertise is one of our key assets, joining an experienced team, you will receive full training in all aspects of the role over a period which will be partly dictated by your level of experience.

Immediate starts available for candidates who meet the specified criteria (subject to the required Right to Work in the UK checks).

This role would suit individuals who are technically minded, who have experience in a similar position and who have a keen interest in operating manufacturing machinery. Manufacturing products into a fast moving environment that include the flexibility to work at either our Lancaster or Morecambe sites, Department cover may be needed to support shifts within the scope of the available working hours.


  • 25 Days holiday per year plus Bank Holidays
  • On-site parking
  • Local to Lancaster and Morecambe
  • Opportunities for development
  • Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Bike to Work Scheme
  • Referral Scheme
  • On site canteen


  • Previous experience of operating manufacturing machinery
  • Attention to detail.
  • Reliability and flexibility
  • Exceptional Planning and organisational skills
  • Computer literate to comply with internal and External IT Systems.


  • To operate safely and efficiently, changeover and clean down production machinery and equipment
  • Support new product introduction through machine/product trials
  • Ensure the flow of raw materials into the production area meet the planned requirements in a timely manner
  • Prepare any appropriate documentation to an accurate standard
  • Conduct machine operator preventative maintenance schedules as well as quarterly calibrations and inspections.
  • Ensure routine inspections are carried out to ensure products meet their required specifications
  • Support the manufacturing team with requests for assistance, as and when required


  • In return, we offer a salary dependent on experience.
  • Please visit our website where you will find images and videos of the work we undertake:

Please note that due to volume of interest, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


FMP is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

COVID-19 considerations:

We are a Covid secure operation taking all steps to ensure the safety and well-being of our workforce. PPE is provided and social distancing measures are in place


  • Manufacturing: 2 years (preferred)

Work remotely:

  • No


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An exciting career at flexible medical

An exciting career at flexible medical

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