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Process Operator

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    £35500 - £36200 per annum + Plus Company Benefits

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    Tahanee Twist

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    about 1 month ago

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We are currently seeking a Process Operator on behalf of our client in Greater Manchester on a Permanent basis.

The operator reports into the Team Shift Coordinator and forms part of the process shift team.

Main Duties

- Ensure the process is controlled and maintained to remain within all operational safety and design limits

- Isolate and prepare process plant for maintenance activities

- Daily monitoring and review of process performance both from DCS and in plant

- Ensure production targets are met including yield and efficiency's and area KPI's

- Using DCS computerised Screens to monitor and control plant in line with daily goals

- Interpretation of data and troubleshooting of unit operation

- Maintaining and improving housekeeping standards

- Assisting other team members as required

- Taking samples of products

- Basic laboratory checks on product

- Completing written records

- Raise Work orders to rectify defects within channel

Minimum Qualifications

  • Strong experience in centrally controlled process operation environment using computerized screens to monitor and control a plant
  • Proven experience in production
  • 5 GCSE's grade A-C (including English and Maths) or equivalent
  • Strong communication skills and ability to coach colleagues
  • IT literate
  • Proactive attitude, and willingness to be accountable for performance
  • Ability to challenge the status quo in a constructive manner
  • Awareness of 'TQM' principles and 'TQM' in practice (Reliability Excellence)
  • In process analysis experience
  • Front line maintenance experience, preferably proved in a process plant environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • Levels 2/ 3 in Process Operation
  • Basic chemistry knowledge, GCSE or equivalent

Please note the consultant looking after this position is Tahanee Twist