Process Operator

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    England, England

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  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £32369.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tahanee Twist

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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A permanent opportunity has arisen for a Process Operator to join our clients Trafford Park site on a Permanent basis.

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
Report issue w.r.t safety/ food safety /health and safety
Participate in behavioral safety program
Daily monitoring and review of process performance both from DCS and in plant
Ensure production targets are met including yield and efficiencies and area KPI's
Using DCS computerized 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
Learning all 3 processes within the wheat plant and rotating between roles periodically to keep skills to date
Taking samples of products
Basic laboratory checks on product
Completing written records detailing information for ISO and Food Safety Standards
Front line maintenance activities
Raise Work orders to rectify defects within channel

Minimum Required Qualifications
Strong experience in centrally controlled process operation environment using computerized screens to monitor and control a plant
Proven experience in production
Excellent understanding of Food Safety and Quality Standards, and Health and Safety
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