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Blending Technician

Essex   •  £22000 - £26000 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time


A speciality chemical company are looking for a Chemical Technician to manually mix niche fuel blends. This will involve selecting and weighing out the appropriate chemicals, pour and mixing as required and supporting in QC tests. You will also support the lab in maintaining housekeeping standards.
Shift Pattern

This role operates on a shift basis rotating on a weekly basis as below:

Early Shift: 5am - 1pm

Late Shift: 1pm- 9pm

Night Shift: 9pm - 5am

Duties:

* Work with Shift Leader to ensure safe, efficient and accurate execution of:
o Tanker receipts and despatches
o Blending and product movement operations
o Decants
o Housekeeping standards (including waste fuel handing, general tidiness, stock rotation)
o Equipment care standards (looking after the kit, use of MRS)

* Undertake appointed role/responsibility within the ERP

* Assist in other scheduled and ad-hoc duties to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of the site

Experience Required:

* BTEC or equivalent in Chemistry and/or several years related experience
* Previous experience in mixing/blending chemicals
* Experience in handling and mixing liquids
* Experience in hydrocarbons, fuels, lubricants or oils - preferred but not essential

Benefits: Training bonus (on successful completion), 10% Annual Bonus, 25 days holiday + Banks, competitive matched pension.
You are not required to work weekends or Bank Holidays.

Trainee Blender

* Under the supervision of appointed trainer(s), work to be self-sufficient in the safe, efficient and accurate execution of blending activities:
o Tanker receipts and despatches
o Blending and product movement operations
o Decants
o Housekeeping standards (including waste fuel handing, general tidiness, stock rotation)
o Equipment care standards (looking after the kit, use of MRS)

* Undertake appointed role/responsibility within the ERP

* Assist in other scheduled and ad-hoc duties to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of the site

This is a great opportunity to join a growing team. Apply now.


You must be eligible to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
  • Reference: BBBH5430
  • Updated: 15th August 2019
  • Expires: 12th September 2019

Cranleigh Scientific

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