Production Operative – Chemicals – Perm. Full Benefits Ref: 15249

Competitive Salary & Excellent Company Benefits

Ready to advance your career with a global leader that understands that success results from the incredible hardworking, dedicated, and diverse people like you we are proud to call our colleagues?

If you are a Production Operative and you want to advance your career with a $9 billion leader that can provide you with stability and exciting challenges, whilst supporting your personal growth and career ambitions, we’d love to hear from you.

Role Info:

Production Operative – Global Leader
Competitive Salary & Excellent Company Benefits
Permanent – Full Time – Monday to Friday, 37.5 hours over 5 shifts, between 6am and 9pm + overtime opportunities
Company: Global Distributor of chemicals & ingredients used in everyday products
Skills: A CounterBalance FLT license is desirable

We’re on the lookout for a Production Operator, ideally with a Counterbalance FLT License to join our Middlesbrough team.

Reporting to the Production Team Leader, you will safely prepare, fill, blend and warehouse hazardous chemicals at Middlesbrough.

You will have a good understanding of materials handled and excellent attention to detail. A CounterBalance FLT license is also desirable. You will be required to complete product movements between tanks and containers, so knowledge of valves, pumps and meters are essential.

What we can offer you:

You’ll receive a highly competitive remuneration package including an annual performance related bonus. You’ll get exclusive access to a huge range of discounts and benefits through our U-Benefits site as well as massive discounts on a fantastic range of products sold by Univar Speciality Consumables.

You’ll get 33 days annual leave per year and can buy or sell days too. We’ll give you access to a generous pension scheme which can be enhanced to well above the legal minimum and peace of mind with death in service benefits. To help support your physical and mental wellbeing you can join our cycle to work scheme, discounted private healthcare plan and will have access to 24/7 counselling and wellbeing support through our Employee Assistance Programme.

What you’ll deliver day-to-day:

+ Ensure that the correct goods are produced, stored and dispatched in good condition.
+ Ensure the prompt, correct completion and presentation of documentation to production admin.
+ Be compliant to all policies, procedures and legislative requirements.
+ Ensure safe working conditions at all times.
+ Work with hazardous liquid chemicals including container & product hose cleaning and handling.
+ Ensure material is produced accurately and in line with EHS&Q procedures.
+ Ensure the correct and safe receipt of bulk liquid into bulk holding tanks including dilutions/decants and blending.
+ Cooperate on all matters concerned with health, safety, training, legislation and the environment.
+ Work with filling machines filling IBC’s, kegs and drums.
+ Operate blending vessels and agitated tanks via a HMI system.

About You:

+ You are a UK resident and currently living in the UK.
+ You have the right to work in the UK – an offer of employment is subject to satisfactory proof of this.
+ You are capable of working on your own initiative.
+ Excellent attention to detail
+ A CounterBalance FLT license is desirable

Who we are:

With revenues in excess of $9 billion, Univar Solutions is one of the largest chemical distribution businesses in the world. Our portfolio spans almost every industry, ranging from food ingredients and automotive to pharmaceutical, cosmetic and manufacturing industries. We deliver industry-leading products, services and technical support to help our customers find the right solution to their problems.

We are committed to fair employment practices for all our employees, regardless of race, nationality, religion or belief, gender or gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, maternity status or any other status protected by law.

Our Values:

+ Serious about safety
+ We do what we say
+ Where people matter
+ Valuable to others
+ Together we win

Sounds like a good fit? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Team who will review your application within 1-2 business days.

You may have worked in the following capacities: Production Operative, Production Worker, Factory Operative, Factory Worker

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If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.