Chemical Operative

  • TBC,
  • Permanent / Full Time

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and organised Chemical Operative to join a friendly team at our clients Runcorn site.
As a Chemical Operative you will be responsible for filling, packing, labelling and despatching products in a variety of drums and cylinders, whilst also maintaining the highest levels of Health and Safety at our clients COMAH facility.
Key responsibilities will include ensuring that all relevant paperwork relating to onsite activities are maintained, and to use company equipment as directed and trained.
Our client is headquartered in the UK, with customers all over the world they strive to deliver chemistry-based solutions for a better life today and a better world tomorrow. They supply chemicals and offer technical knowledge worldwide for a range of industries including Household, Industrial and Institutional Care, Automotive, Aerospace, Oil & Gas and Water Utility industries.  They provide customers with market leading commercial and technical expertise.  
Job Type: Permanent
Competitive Salary
Work environment: Site based
Location: Runcorn

  • Maintain the highest levels of Health and Safety and report any situation which may pose a serious or imminent threat.
  • Safely handle incoming empty packages and raw materials.
  • Operate plant machinery to fill, pack and load products following standard operating procedures.
  • Follow all health, safety, environmental and security practices, and procedures consistent with mandatory requirements and those laid down by the company.
  • Complete all product related documentation accurately and provide suitable handover to on-coming shift
  • Report all equipment defects.
  • Work as part of a team to ensure targets are met whilst quality standards and maximising efficiency
  • Identify areas for improvement and/or cost savings.
  • Participate in training programs and initiatives as required to perform your duties to the required level of competence necessary on a high hazard Upper Tier COMAH chemical handling facility.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Efficient organiser.
  • Computer literate.
  • Excellent team worker.
  • Experience in a manufacturing process environment or the chemical industry is advantageous.
  • Knowledge of working on a COMAH site.
  • Current and valid counterbalance truck licence.
To explore this opportunity further, please apply with an up to day CV.  
Key Appointments UK Ltd will assess your suitability for the role based on the information contained in your CV and application. This includes skills, experience, education, and location.  
Unfortunately, we are unable to provide specific feedback to applicants who have not been successful. If your application is unsuccessful, you will be informed as soon as possible.    
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