Process Technician

plus OT
15 Jun 2021
13 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
I am pleased to be supporting my Client with their search for multiple, experienced Process Technicians to work in their World Class Manufacturing Plant. As a Process Technician your main activities include the technical chemical treatment of scrap materials, working with overhead cranes and maintaining site health & safety always.

What will your day look like as a Process Technician?

Assembling and weighing scrap mixes for charges; charging scrap to furnaces
metal sampling, analysis and compositional control & quality analysis
furnace cleaning; molten metal transfer
molten metal casting
Quality checking
Follow SOP's & suggestions for change
Continuous improvement plans
COSH/IOSH experience & extensive Health & Safety Scheduling
Using 5s methodology
Using SAP to ensure that all MRP & ERP systems are updated with stick & flow of the product once the process has been completeAdditionally you will be unloading scrap from vehicles; scrap quality checks; assembling scrap mixes; feeding the shredder; molten metal sampling, analysis and compositional control; furnace cleaning; molten metal transfer; molten metal casting; ingot movement/identification; quality checks; ingot despatch.

What hours & shifts will you work?

The Operatives usually work in teams of 3 or 4, working across continual shift patterns 2 days (Apply online only), 2 nights (Apply online only) then 4 days off in between shifts. You can work overtime when on your days down at an enhanced rate of pay. This is a 24/7 - 365 operation & Bank Holidays are paid at enhanced rate also.

Ideally you should have technical experience of machine & plant operations & the following:

JCB bucket, heavy duty articulated machines, overhead cranes up to 43t lifting capacity, a shredder, a variety of conveying equipment, an ingot saw, 5 fume treatment plants, 7 melting furnaces, 3 holding furnaces and 2 preheating furnaces.

There are different requirements for different areas of the plant. In the Melt and DC areas technicians will be required to work near molten aluminium at approximately 725??C.

All technicians are expected to work in either plant once training has been successfully completed and are always expected to work safely and in an environmentally acceptable manner .

If you would like to be considered for this role, then please click apply now & send your CV for consideration.

You will need to complete an online assessment for basic maths, literacy & Health & Safety via Manpower.