Process Technician - Water and Effluent

Technical Placements Ltd
Birmingham, West Midlands
£22000 - £22500/annum + Benefits
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Process Technician with industrial testing experience required.

Our client is a global manufacturing and paper recycling company employing more that 45000 staff worldwide. Their processing plant based near Birmingham, West Midlands requires a Process Technician to support the Manufacturing Development Team.

Person Requirements:

A Level / Degree level qualification in science based subject
Previous industrial testing experience an advantage (e.g. water / chemicals)
Good organisational, communication and IT skills

Duties and Responsibilities - training will be provided for specific industry requirements:

* Testing, monitoring and reporting stock and water consistencies across a range or processes
* Take regular sheet samples to perform moisture dynamics
* Testing, monitoring and reporting starch plant conditions inculding solids and viscosities
* Ensure that Water and Effluent daily meter readings are taken and recorder
* To be responsible for maintenance, calibration and oepration of the Effluent Sampler
* Inspect the effluent flume as required for compliance with MCerts, and to liaise with contract cleaner to enure effluent flume is cleaned regularly so that flow is not adversely affected
* Report the water and effluent efficiency on a monthly basis
* Assist with the water and effluent bill management to ensure accuracy
* Orfanise and manage the sampling regime, including samples such as composite effluent, storm water, skip moistures and prescribed substances
* Assist witih management of process rejects
* Oversee contractors in accordance with site rules
* Round robin testing
* Data analysis
* Report issues that may affect production

The position will provide a competitive salary and benefits package, with long term training and career development for the individual