Production Operator

Company
Purolite
Posted
04 January 2019
Closes
01 February 2019
Location
Wales
Sector
Finance
Job Roles
Medical/Pharmaceutical/Scientific
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Salary
Undisclosed salary

Job Detail

Purolite is the 2nd largest ion exchange manufacturer globally and is the only company dedicated to resin technology. Purolite has been expanding into the Life Sciences market and has currently two pilot scale agarose manufacturing facilities in Llantrisant which have been operational since 2014. Due to increased demand for agarose products Purolite has built a brand new, modern, full scale manufacturing facility.

Purolite is looking for night shift production operators to work in the new UK manufacturing facility producing agarose resin products in accordance to ISO9001 and pharmaceutical standards. Ideally these roles are suited to candidates with experience in pharmaceutical, food production and willing to learn new skills and take on a new challenge.

The Production Operator will be monitor and run the processes within the plant from raw material to finished product, working as part of a team. During the night shift, the process will require monitoring and measured responses to any anomalies or abnormal events. The plant will need to be maintained and production runs prepared for. The candidate must have a logical and considered approach to working in the facility. The role will interface with Production Operators, Engineers, Scientists and Senior Management.

Experience and Professional Competence

Skills required:

- 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