Hydrocolloid Operative

  • Reference: Hydrocolloid Operative
  • Closing Date: 30/09/2022
  • Type: General Application

Welland Medical brings to market the best and most innovative products that enhance the lives of people living with a stoma across the world. Investing in the most talented people, collaborating to create world-class, ground-breaking products and services devoted to improving people’s lives. We are passionate about making a difference in the world. Our reputation is based on a tradition of improvement, ethical leadership, and total commitment to quality and safety.

Job Title: Hydrocolloid Operative
Department: Hydrocolloid
Reporting to: Hydrocolloid Supervisor (Wayne Iddon)

Overall Purpose of the Role:

To run all Machinery in the production of hydrocolloid products. Working in team to improve quality, cost and delivery is an integral part of the job

Key Responsibilities:

  • Running Hydrocolloid equipment
  • Setting hydrocolloid equipment
  • Achieve production targets
  • Ensuring products are made within QA specifications
  • Assist on other production processes
  • Keep accurate documentation
  • Maintain 5S standards
  • Regular maintenance checks
  • Health and Safety
  • Materials replenishment


Other Duties:

A degree of flexibility is needed and the job holder may be required to perform work not specifically referred to above and which will be appropriate to the level of the role

Health and Safety:

The Company has a Health and Safety policy, which outlines responsibilities of both the employer and employee in respect of health and safety. All employees are required to be aware of this policy and comply with its content


Quality is an integral part of the company’s mission to deliver innovative products and service. All members of staff are responsible for operating and promoting the development of quality standards and procedures

Continuous Improvement:

The company is committed to a culture of continuous improvement. All members of staff are expected to take ownership of tasks and seek new and improved ways of doing things

This is a description of the job as it exists at present. All Job Descriptions are liable to variation in order to reflect any future role/obligations change and employee development.

For more information, please contact our recruitment team at recruitment@wellandmedical.com.

A covering letter and CV are required with all applications.