Batch & Furnace Operator

  • Location

    Fermanagh, County Fermanagh

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  • Salary:

    Up to £21512.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tahanee Twist

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Our client in Derrylin has a requirement within their Glass Operations team for a Batch & Furnace Operator on a permanent basis.

To Batch & Furnace Operator will assist in all duties required to ensure the safe and efficient running and maintenance of the day-to-day operations in the batch plant and furnace areas.

Key Duties:

* Monitoring the physical condition of two furnaces and all associated equipment on a daily basis, carrying out maintenance works and repairs when required, in order to optimise operations.

* Comply with company health & safety and hygiene policies, operational procedures and regulations, including wearing the relevant PPE.

* Carry out daily routine activities in back yard and batch plant area.

* Flag up maintenance requirements and inform the Batch & Furnace Manager.

* Ensure quality, continuous supply and correct storage of incoming raw materials.

* Keep work areas clean and tidy after work is completed, in accordance with housekeeping standards.

Skills & Experience Required:

 Knowledge and understanding of FLT and shovel operations.
 Process control knowledge.
 Technical engineering background is desirable.
 Experience of working in a furnace control room or in a hot environment is desirable.
 Ability to communicate and maintain good working relationships with colleagues at all levels.
 Attention to detail.