Process Technician

Techsearch Leeds
£30k - £34k pa + 10% Pension, Overtime
02 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a world leader in FMCG and Food Manufacturing. Operating from a modern, world class production facility, this is a superb career opportunity to provide a safe, high quality process service within the process manufacturing facility. Due to expansion and the need to produce more of this instantly recognisable market leading product, there are immediate requirements for Lead Process Operators and Process leaders / Operators.

Process Technicians are process leaders, trainers and resident experts in their designated manufacturing area. As a Process Technician, you will be responsible for contributing to the design and definition of production processes, as well as continuous improvement of the current processes at production stage.

Reporting into the Production Manager, this role involves indirectly leading a small , autonomous and self-managing team, ensuring the running of a continuous process and FMCG manufacturing operation, , manufacturing high quality consumer goods. You will add knowledge to technical team, responsible for safe working practices and a continuous improvement methodology. This role requires the ability to provide technical expertise in a specific area to achieve plant and production targets - working a rotating shift pattern.

Responsibilities/Accountabilities: Your Challenges

Delivery against factory and quality SOP's (Standard Operating Procedures)

Ensure delivery of process production targets - manufacturing formula

Control of Process line changeovers

To deliver OEE and production targets - you will own it

Problem solving and route cause analysis in batch recipe development, mixing and product formulations

Performs housekeeping for packaging materials within SAP


Experience of working within a faced paced production environment - FMCG preferred or chemicals /process/ pharmaceutical industry would be ideal

Self-motivation and a desire to improve your working environment

Flexible and adaptable approach to work

Ability to manage multiple priorities and face challenges

You have a secondary education, ideally with 1-2 years of cGMP related production experience or equivalent

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