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Job ID 266374 Date posted 05/02/2023 Location : Liverpool, United Kingdom Category  BUILD OPERATE MAINTAIN (PLANT OPNS) Job Status  Hourly Full Time

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s food ingredients and bio-industrial business, where we anticipate trends around taste, nutrition and safety to innovate and provide solutions to manufacturers, retailers and foodservice companies.

Support Technician Position

Duration: 2yrs Fixed Term Contract 

Position Purpose & Summary
•    To ensure daily running and management of Seaforth operation( Crush and refinery)  functions.
•    Provide long term absence cover for Process areas in Crush and refinery.
•    Provide cover for training to enable operators to be released
•    To ensure that plant cleanliness and compliance with audit requirements are adhered to.
•    To support the manufacturing operations to achieve best in class operating performance from every perspective
•    To ensure safe working practices are adhered to by Cargill personnel and contactors 
•    To undertake problem solving and decision making within a self-managed, Continuous Improvement environment

Principal Accountabilities
70%    Assisting Manufaturing coordinator in day to day operational and continuous improvement activities.

10%    Support Operations for cover during plant shut downs, and start ups, and long term absence cover. Availability for moving into shift role. 

10%    Maintain housekeeping of the plant including awareness of the Environmental Permit for the site and the operating conditions and limits within it; using Maximo system to report and track any maintenance issues or safety issues found during the shift; complying with audit and safety requirements.

10%    Plus any other duties as required by plant operations including but not limiting to First aider, shutdown support, audit preparedness,   relieving operators for design review /training etc…

A key requirement of this role is for the incumbent to be flexible to meet business needs i.e. able and willing to work flexible shift patterns to provide cover where required for long term sickness and training.

Required Qualifications
•    NVQ II in mechanical, chemical or process engineering and/or
•    Experience of working within an industrial process environment and/or
•    5 GCSE’s grade A-C (including English and Maths) 
•    First Aid Certificate. ( Cargill to provide training ) 
•    Basic computer skills 
•    Effective Communication skills – verbal and written
•    Planning and organisational capability
•    Analytical mind
•    Flexible approach
•    Good housekeeping abilities
•    Able to clean and organize industrial areas
•    Ability to learn quickly
•    Experience within an industrial environment
•    Industrial cleaning experience
•    Experience of working flexible shift patterns

Preferred Qualifications
•    FLT licence
•    Loading shovel licence
•    Bobcat Licence
•    Industrial process skills
•    Experience of working in a self managed team environment
•    Trained in plant areas 
•    Knowledge of HACCP/Environmental Permits

Hiring Manager Mick Lawrence 

Our Offer
We provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

Interested? Then make sure to send us your CV and cover letter in English today:  
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