Technical Operator

Recruiter
Muller
Location
Market Drayton
Salary
£25,376 with progression
Posted
31 Jul 2017
Closes
01 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
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At our Market Drayton site we're looking for our next generation of skilled Technical Operators. Joining as a Trainee Technical Operator with the aim to progress with full training I become a fully skilled Technical Operator this is a fantastic career opportunity for those with excellent mechanical aptitude, experience in similar environments and the drive to succeed.
It's our aim to become the biggest and best dairy in the UK and you'll be helping us, keeping our factory running at its optimum level.
Your role will be key to the production of our quality products. Previous experience in a manufacturing environment is essential. Our package offers an excellent salary of £25,376 with progression to Circa £30K, bonus, life insurance, health insurance and generous pension. Muller is part of a UK wide business offering excellent opportunity to progress beyond this role in the future. We are currently investing huge amounts of money in our flagship site at Market Drayton. Our Technical Operators will be the first line response in maintaining optimal performance across this technology.

Your challenge:
* Operating manufacturing machinery in accordance to laid down procedures.
* A proactive approach to all matters concerning Health & Safety
* Ability to co-operate with the employer in assisting them to fulfil their statutory duties
* Meeting operational line / plant targets / waste targets
* Meeting Individual targets
* Minimising machine / plant down time
* Maintaining the hygienic standards of the production environment and general housekeeping of the working area
* Carrying out of basic routine maintenance (mechanical aptitude is essential)
* Striving to achieve the highest quality product, highlighting any concerns to your manager
* Prompt fault finding and timely corrective action or escalation.
* Having a flexible approach to your work arrangements

Key skills & experience
* Relevant food manufacturing qualification
* Basic Food Hygiene
* Relevant Health & Safety Training
* Chemical Training
* Mechanical Handling Equipment
* Technical Processing Plant / Machine Knowledge
* Continuous improvement techniques
* Teamwork & Collaboration
* Good communicator - verbally and written
* Good mechanical aptitude (Essential)

Those with previous FOOD MANUFACTURING experience will be prioritised however we will accept applications from other manufacturing backgrounds.
We offer a highly competitive salary and benefits package as well as a progression plan to the TECHNICAL OPERATOR.

The Process
If you have the skills and experience in the above areas and would like to be considered for this role please apply at [URL removed]