Process Operator

Job Title: Process Operator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northwich, Cheshire
Salary: Up to £24000 per annum
Reference: J910766_1635847863
Contact Name: Ben Evans
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 02, 2021 10:11

Job Description

Process Operator

We are currently looking to appoint 2 Process Operators, to be based on an Oil Storage Facility near Northwich, Cheshire, on a 6-month FTC (fixed term contract), from the 10th of January 2022. The successful candidates will be responsible for the safe and efficient extraction of crude oil which is stored in salt caverns at the site.

The facility is a top tier COMAH site, and all activities need to comply with these regulations. We therefore have a strong focus on ensuring no harm to people or the environment.

Responsibilities include;
* Routine maintenance of extraction plant and equipment, including cleaning, painting, lubricating and undertaking minor mechanical repairs,
* Routine maintenance of pumping systems, including checks and visual examinations,
* Operation of the extraction equipment,
* Operation of unloading and loading equipment,
* Operate as part of the team to ensure safe removal of crude oil from the caverns,
* Manual Product sampling,
* Keeping of accurate records,
* Carry out any reasonable task as requested by the management team,
* To assist in any emergency response should it be required,

The successful candidate will need to be experienced in loading/unloading operations of hazardous materials, preferably COMAH regulated, be able to demonstrate a safe working record, be compliant with systems and procedures, and able to maintain a calm and effective approach in difficult/emergency situations. Experience in crude oil operations and/or salt storage caverns will be a distinct advantage, but training will be given.

Candidates must be computer literate to above average level, and able to show they are a motivated team player, willing to undertake overtime at short notice, and will need to have a full (preferably clean) driving licence.

Remuneration: Salary circa; £24,000 per annum (pro-rata), plus paid overtime, 30 days holiday (pro-rata) plus bank/public holidays.

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