Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.
Job location: Manchester
Cargill’s Manchester sweeteners plant is a production facility at the hub of the UK food and beverage industries. The plant and offices located in Manchester are part of the Cargill starches and sweeteners business which produces sweeteners and wheat proteins for food customers. These include customers in the confectionery, brewing, beverage, dairy and bakery sectors.
The main responsibility of the Refinery Process Operator is to assist the Shift Coordinator in managing a team of skilled process operators responsible for the manufacture of glucose syrups in a controlled safe and environmentally compliant manner to achieve the business requirements and serve the needs of Cargill’s customers. The Refinery Lead Operator will ensure the process is operated in the most efficient manner and proactively advance standards. The Lead Refinery Operator will deputise for the Shift Coordinator (for example leading meetings). The Lead Operator also forms part of the process shift team, safely and effectively operating the plant on a day to day basis.
The key responsibilities for the Refinery Lead Operator are:
The successful candidate will be self-motivated, flexible and able to show a sound social approach to the company and other employees. You will be able to work as part of a team with the capability to learn several jobs and have plant problem solving ability, as well as being able to communicate well with other employees. You will be able to work under pressure and apply yourself conscientiously. The position involves 12 hour shifts following a shift rota The position involves 12 hour shifts following a shift rota which includes days, nights and weekends.
In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast paced stimulating, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest private companies in the world.