We're Hiring - Machine Operators

We're Hiring - Machine Operators


Intrinsic Paper Straws is going through a period of major investment and growth, so we are looking to expand our Factory Team by recruiting Machine Operators.

Machine Operators run and maintain a variety of paper straw machinery to produce a quality product to specification. If you would like a practical job with an eye for detail, and can work quickly and accurately, this could be the job for you.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • Setup and operate paper straw machines as efficiently as possible
  • Check finished products to ensure quality standards are achieved
  • Correctly pack finished product into boxes
  • Carry out other duties from time to time as may be reasonably required


  • Communicate effectively and work as part of a team
  • Good numeracy and literacy skills, in order to keep clear and precise records


No experience necessary.

Training & Development

We can provide a complete training programme tailored to suit your existing knowledge and skills, so you can become a skilled Machine Operator.

Working Hours

  • 4-on / 4-off shift pattern
  • 06:00 to 18:00


  • Up to £11.30 per hour

Employee Ownership Benefits

  • Become a valued member within an employee owned company offering various health and wellbeing perks, benefits and tax-free bonus opportunities.
  • Work within a supportive environment that is open to giving certain responsibility on projects in order to achieve personal career growth.


Intrinsic Paper Straws, Halesfield 2, Telford, Shropshire, TF7 4QH, England, UK

Interested? CALL US NOW!

If you would like to apply for this role, please send your CV to careers@intrinsicpaperstraws.com and a member of our HR team will get in contact with you.

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