Blending Operator

  • Location
    Stanford-Le-Hope, Essex
  • Category
    Energy - Oil Refining & Oil Products
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference
    JN-042019-62351

Candidate profile:


Applicants must possess great attention to detail, and have the ability to meet tight deadlines at short notice within a high pressure environment. Reporting to the Shift Leader, they should be comfortable working as part of a small team. Experience and/or interest in the chemical, oil, or gas sectors is beneficial but any individual that displays the right motivation and attitude will be considered.


Job description:


Working alongside the Shift Leader as part of the Operations Team, the successful candidate will receive on-the-job training relevant to the role, starting with simpler, routine tasks and building up to tasks that carry a higher level of difficulty and/or responsibility with the aim of working autonomously. A full training plan will be implemented toward this end.


The successful candidate will be responsible for:


� Batch blend production & sampling in line with formal work instructions


� Managing automatic/manual fluid transfers and precision additisations


� Tanker loading including booking in/out


� Decanting finished goods and preparing for dispatch


� Working in a safe, tidy and organised fashion at all times


Key Skills Required:


� Organised and efficient, with great attention to detail around product names, batch codes and specifications


� Good arithmetic, literacy and IT are essential (Word/Excel)


� Good communicator with the ability to interpret work instructions and carry them out effectively, as well as the ability to provide feedback and updates on work in progress


� Ability to work under pressure with changing priorities in a physically demanding role


� Strong work ethic with a can-do attitude


Favourable shift patterns - Monday to Friday only


Good Salary and competitive pension matched.


Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Melanie Thompson