Materials Operator

Materials Operator

  • Post Date:3rd July 2024
  • Apply Before: 3rd August 2024
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Job Description

About the job

About AkzoNobel

Since 1792, we’ve been supplying the innovative paints and coatings that help to color people’s lives and protect what matters most. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and use our expertise to sustain and enhance the fabric of everyday life. Because we believe every surface is an opportunity. It’s what you’d expect from a pioneering and long-established paints company that’s dedicated to providing sustainable solutions and preserving the best of what we have today – while creating an even better tomorrow. Let’s paint the future together.

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Materials Operator

Competitive salary plus benefits


We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.

Job Purpose

You will help ensure the smooth operation of our production facility in Birmingham that manufactures coatings for food, beer & beverage and aerosol cans. This will involve supporting the Logistics function within the Integrated Supply Chain on our COMAH site.

Job Responsibilities

  • Ensure Standard Operating Procedures are followed.
  • Load outbound vehicles fulfilling accuracy & quality checks in full
  • Unload Finished Goods deliveries from trailers .
  • Safely handling & storage of high hazard chemical goods.
  • Ensure all stock material is booked in on time and accurately recorded.
  • Stock check & participate in cycle counting
  • Report breakdowns & production failures.
  • Manage data logging on our ERP (SAP) booking in system
  • Work safely & comply with legal & company regulations.

Job Requirements

  • Good GCSE passes including Maths & English.
  • FLT License
  • Experience working in a busy warehousing environment.
  • Good IT literacy including Microsoft office & SAP or other ERP system.

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills.
  • Enjoys a collaborative working environment where supporting colleagues is key.
  • Able to prioritise workload.
  • Can work effectively as part of a team.

What Do We Offer At AkzoNobel

We offer great personal development opportunities and roles with breadth, depth of scope and impact. We also offer comprehensive packages including:

  • Competitive Salary (depending on experience).
  • 25 days holiday excluding bank holidays.
  • Income protection.
  • Staff discount at Dulux Decorator Centre stores.
  • Employee Assistance Programme.
  • Employee Life Assurance.
  • Company pension.
  • Product discounts.
  • Flexible benefits scheme offering benefits including Gymflex, retail card, dental cover and more!

We have been inventing the future for more than two centuries and need people like you to be part of the team.

Apply online via the link and we will get right back to you.

We are advocates of a healthy work life balance and mental wellbeing. We are happy to look at flexible working options for all our roles.

At AkzoNobel we are highly committed to ensuring an inclusive and respectful workplace where all employees can be their best self. We strive to embrace diversity in a context of tolerance. Our talent acquisition process plays an integral part in this journey, as setting the foundations for a diverse environment. For this reason we train and educate on the implications of our Unconscious Bias in order for our TA and hiring managers to be mindful of them and take corrective actions when applicable. In our organization, all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or disability.

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