We are looking for
Operator - Job in Belgium
What will you do
Balta Group, worldwide group of more than 4000 employees, known for their professionalism and service minded approach. They produce rugs and tapestries for residential and commercial use, non-woven textile for construction, geotextile, automobile and other sectors,… They have just won a new large contract with IKEA, where they will be main supplier for the next coming years. To be able to produce the requests of IKEA, they are looking to add at least 200 additional people to their factories in Belgium.
As an operator, your tasks depend on the line or factory where you are employed. Some of your tasks can be sewing on carpets, ensuring proper wiring in the machine, finishing carpets and preparing them for the final check. You will also check our products for errors or color deviations and e.g. pass on mistakes to the shift manager. You may also fix errors and provide the carpets with the correct labels. You will be responsible for setting up the machines or ensuring the cleanliness of the workplace. In short, thanks to your accuracy and commitment, you ensure that we produce high-quality carpets in a safe manner.
What are your skills
Is action the blue thread through your day? Do you work accurately, safely, but above all with a lot of enthusiasm? Then become our new operator and be part of our Balta family!
What is your experience
No specific experience is needed – willingness to work and to learn the job is more important.
What is your education level
Education is not needed as a primary skill. Balta will train people in full, it takes +/- 1-1.5year to really know all in this job.
Good communication in English is a must – all trainings are given in English. People need to be willing to learn Dutch when they get a fix contract (to study on their own).
What our client offers
We offer an hourly salary of 14.23€ gross, shift bonuses: 7% (early/late), 22.53% (fix night) or 60.55% (average weekend shift), and 5.20€ meal vouchers, in a 40 hour work week. You will be trained from your first day and will be assigned a godfather or godmother who will guide you. This way you learn skills that are not only important for your first position at Balta, but that also help you in your further career. After the period of working through the temp agency you have a chance of a permanent contract directly with Balta. You will work with a great team with a lot of activities (a quiz, bubble walking tours, etc.) in a safe working environment and the equipment you need to do your job well.