Process Control Technician

Location UK / Dungannon Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Negotiable

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1367223

 Job Description

Excellent Opportunity for a full time, permanent Process Control Technician to join our fertiliser team at our site in Granville industrial estate, Dungannon.

Westland Horticulture was established in 1990 and leads the market in garden, bird care and environmental products, as a result we are one of the fastest growing gardening businesses in the UK and Ireland.

Due to continued expansion we are currently seeking a Process Control Technician to join our team.

Reporting to the Site Manager the successful candidate will be responsible for setting up and overseeing all aspects of the production process from start to finish.  

The appointee will be required to check and verify all equipment and process controls are running within specification and ensure the integrity of all the raw materials are within the correct tolerances for the blending process. It is important that each stage of the manufacturing process is risk free from contamination.

 

Essential Criteria:

  • A minimum of one years’ experience in a process technician role within a manufacturing or similar environment e.g. chemical/fertiliser manufacturing industries;
  • Excellent understanding and experience of applying raw materials to manufactured products;
  • Possess a science related subject at GCSE / O Level standard or equivalent  at grade C or above;
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs with strong capabilities within Excel;

Strong understanding of basic Health and Safety principles including risk assessment and COSHH.

Desirable criteria

  • Experience in Process control methodology (e.g. SPC or Run Charts);
  • Experience in dealing with electronic process control systems (PLC or Scada);

 

 

 The closing date for applications is Friday 26th October 2018.

 Westland Horticulture is an Equal Opportunities Employer.