Technical Operator

Job Title: Technical Operator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Branston, England
Salary: £33000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-01-11
Reference: BH-97286
Contact Name: Ellen Twomey
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 11, 2019 09:43

Job Description

Technical Operator( Job Number: 18000D5I) Description SALARY: £28,000 - £33,000 per annum + 25 DAYS HOLIDAY AND BANK HOLIDAYS, PENSION AND BONUS • Must be able to work on a 3 or 4 shift rotating pattern with some weekend working • Must be flexible within pattern of shift work to accommodate factory shutdowns, training courses etc MAIN JOB PURPOSE This is a fantastic opportunity to join our famous Marmite site and become part of an enthusiastic and brand-driven team in the Burton-on-Trent Unilever factory. Our site is going through expansion with the addition of a new sourcing unit and we are seeking experienced individuals to drive our business forward in this exciting time. Unilever is world renowned for its brands from PG Tips, Persil, Comfort, Dove, Knorr, Hellman’s and Pot Noodle all manufactured at our UK sites. We are recruiting Technical Operators who have a technical or hands on background such as; engineering, machine maintenance, plant maintenance, factory maintenance, ex forces and mechanics and are confident at working with machinery, identifying any problems and solutions focused making sure that production machinery is fully optimised and functional. You will work individually and as part of a team on any maintenance work reporting into the Team Leader while on shift. Unilever Burton offers great opportunity for training to develop further skills and remain up to date with changes. We promote a continuous improvement approach both to the workplace and career/personal development and as such deliver a fantastic benefits package along with salary. KEY REQUIREMENTS ESSENTIAL • NVQ level 3 in Engineering or other technical background at Post Apprenticeship level OR • DEVELOPING Technical Operator Level- Experience as a Technical Operator in current organisation with a recognised engineering qualification e.g. NVQ2 • Experience operating at relevant Technical Operator level or as a Single Skilled Mechanical Engineer. • Microsoft Office experience – basic understanding and use of Excel spreadsheets, Outlook and Word PREFERRED / DESIRABLE: • Experience of manufacturing in a Fast Moving Consumer Goods Company. • SAP experience