Chemical Process Technician Jobs in Huddersfield at Syngenta
Title: Chemical Process Technician
DescriptionSyngentais one of the world’s leading agriculture companies. Our ambition is to help safely feed the world while taking care of the planet. We aim to improve the sustainability, quality and safety of agriculture with world class science and innovative crop solutions. Our technologies enable millions of farmers around the world to make better use of limited agricultural resources. With 28,000 people in more than 90 countries we are working to transform how crops are grown. Through partnerships, collaboration and The Good Growth Plan we are committed to improving farm productivity, rescuing land from degradation, enhancing biodiversity and revitalizing rural communities
About This OpportunityThe KIP plant is computer controlled, via a Siemens Process Control System, and run as an integrated asset team of Chemical Process Technician’s working shifts and day support Staff. The Chemical Process Technician has full responsibility for all chemical and computer operations and for control of maintenance operations on the KIP plant.
Responsibility for chemical operations across the plant.
Responsibility for selected maintenance operations on the plant.
Work safely, efficiently & flexibly across both stages of process & plant.
Please See Below An Outline Of The Position
Manufacture of key intermediates as part of a flexible manufacturing team.
To co-ordinate & direct operations and have knowledge of the overall state of the plant. These duties are carried out largely unsupervised, and they are required to decide when the involvement is required at a higher level.
Performs in-plant quality control sampling, testing & laboratory routines.
Performs raw material movements in line with priorities.
Performs Asset Care / 5S duties.
Deliver & receive plant handovers.
Experience & qualifications:
Validated on all process & ancillary units on plant.
The job is physically demanding and applicants should therefore have a good medical & attendance record and must hold a current driving licence.
HSE standards and procedures.
Chemical and fire & explosion hazards awareness.
Basic Chemistry knowledge.
Quality assurance procedures.
Lean manufacturing awareness.
Safe systems of work.
Experience of operating a chemical process plant.
Relevant qualification in process operation.
Must be numerate and literate.
An understanding of the application of Operational Excellence Tools & Principles would be an advantage.
In return for your skills and knowledge Syngenta will offer:
Competitive benefits package
Up to 31.5 days holiday
The opportunity to work with and learn from highly qualified and experienced employees
We embrace and encourage diversity, and this is what drives our innovation and lets us outperform the market. https://www.syngenta.com/careers/working-syngenta/diversity-and-inclusion
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