Trainee Production Operator
- Post Date:20th August 2021
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AkzoNobel has a passion for paint. We’re experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in color and protection since 1792. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. Headquartered in the Netherlands, we are active in over 150 countries and employ around 34,500 talented people who are passionate about delivering the high-performance products and services our customers expect.
Trainee Production Operator
£20,000 – £23,000 per annum
Having gained good GCSE’s, you are looking to build your career in a world class business that that offers roles with breadth, depth of scope and impact. That business is AkzoNobel. Home to world class products, we have been awarded Top Employer status and are recognised globally for being first with ideas, driving innovation and delivering innovative products all of which allow us to build successful partnerships with customers. We need you to join the team and deliver production performance targets by efficiently operating our plant’s production equipment to meet customer schedules.
As a Production Operator you will manufacture products using equipment in compliance with defined standard operating processes and procedures. This will involve identifying, weighing and measuring out the raw materials required. Important will be the ability to follow HSE&S practices and processes as well as ensure product is delivered on-time. We will look to you to ensure equipment is running in the proper condition and operated correctly as well as produce product by following batch recipe data and instructions. You will also support site efforts to create a culture of functional and operational excellence.
For this role you will need good grades in GCSE Maths and English as well as the ability to follow processes and procedures. A team player, you will enjoy operating in a collaborative environment and possess strong interpersonal and communication skills. IT literate you will also be flexible to work a shift system including nights and weekends. You will need to be physically fit too, as manual handling is needed in this role. Critically, you will possess the willingness and ability to learn to meet the requirements of our onsite training validation programme before becoming a Production Operator.
A FLT driver license is preferred but not essential as full training will be given.
Who are AkzoNobel?
Customers around the world use our trusted brands and products. Some of them are household names, others are more specialist products, but everything we make is likely to play an essential role in your daily routine. We are experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in colour and protection since 1792. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. Our products transform homes and interiors, make buildings better, keep transport moving, and the wheels of industry turning. We have four clear and simple values: Customer Focused, Deliver on Commitments, Passion for Excellence and Winning Together. These values provide the ‘how’ for successful strategy implementation.
If you want to be part of an organisation that is truly passionate about what they do and how they do it then we would love to hear from you.
Please note: In the event of a high candidate response to this vacancy we may close the application period earlier than the date shown.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or disability.
Requisition ID: 14132