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Production Operator



£12.53 per hour


Our Client is looking for a Production Operator to join their team.The Production Operator will be running the processes within the plant from raw material to finished product, working as part of a team. Each team will have a Team Leader who will oversee the process and offer guidance and troubleshooting advice. The candidate must have a pragmatic, adaptable and hands on approach to working in the facility. The role will interface with Production Operators, Engineers, Scientists and Senior Management.

Working shift pattern (days only) of 4 days on, 4 days off (12 hours per day). Additional shift cover may be required for nights or during commissioning/shutdown periods.

Duties and Responsibilities

·Manufacture agarose-based chromatography media, in line with procedures & documentation.

·Operate the PLC SCADA system to manufacture product from raw material through to finished product & packaging.

·Develop knowledge of each process step, the critical control points and how in specification product can be produced. Extensive training will be provided to build this knowledge.

·Use care and attention to detail to ensure that the company ships product of continuously high quality.

·Any other reasonable duties as required by management of the company.

Essential Skills

·Experience in a chemical manufacturing environment, or similar.

·Experience handling hazardous chemicals

·Strong team player and attention to detail

·Computer competency

·Ability to carry out manual handling tasks