Operations Lead

Job Title: Operations Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Billingham, England
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-09-18
Reference: BH-89568
Contact Name: Jason Tolley
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 19, 2018 16:25

Job Description

Production Operations Lead- Teeside- Circa £30k+ outstanding benefits package (Inc. industry leading pension, shares, bonus)

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Operations Leader, to join a heavyweight of the Chemicals industry, a leading manufacturer of a variety of chemical products, who supply into a number of industry sectors across the globe.

Based at their site in Teeside, this opening is to be based within the fastest growing division of the business, with rapid expansion in the team planned to support projected growth.

With long term prospects for development, this will likely appeal if you’re an experienced Production supervisor or Lead Operator looking for a change, or a more secure permanent position with a giant of the chemical industry.

As the most senior operator on site, you will directly report to the Production Manager and be responsible for the day-to-day management of Pilot Plant operations and personnel in the production of materials for customer sampling, process development and trials for process scale-up.

As such, significant experience working in a pilot, manufacturing or production environment in a lead role, preferably in COMAH-registered operation is preferred, while you will be able to demonstrate experience gained in a similar chemical manufacturing environment, with natural leadership skills & ideally have operated at a similar level previously.

In return, you will be offered a generous salary and shift allowance alongside a market leading benefits package.


Related chemical industry experience, ideally COMAH regulated

Minimum of NVQ Level 3 in process operations

Process lab analytical skills



Team leader qualifications (NVQ Level 2 in management or above)





Industry leading Pension

Share Scheme

Private Healthcare

Generous Holidays

Extra benefits



Key skills


Chemical, COMAH, production, operations, management, supervisor, pilot plant, tanks, manufacturing, NVQ, process operator,


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