Job location:
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Created moment:
January 1, 1970
Job reference:
REQ - 06003

The Company

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.

If you want to grow your skills and develop your career, find out more at www.imerys.com

The Position


Job Summary

Performance Minerals EMEA – UK Industrial Hub

Secondary Processing - Lee Moor Herreschoff 


A vacancy exists for an Operative at Lee Moor Herreschoff operations.  The position will be working 74 shift.

The successful applicant will be required to undertake a variety of production duties within the plant in accordance with Company EHS policies and management instructions. The successful candidate should hold or be willing to undertake training to include manual handling and chemical handling competence.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • High level of health, safety and environmental knowledge and awareness including COSHH.

  • Flexible approach to work, be a real team player and have the ability to work to demanding and changing priorities.

  • Attention to detail - the performance of this role is critical to product quality/customer service.

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Good problem solving and initiative skills.

  • Holding a Fork Lift Truck licence 

  • Experience with the use of racking would be an advantage.

  • Good numeracy, literacy and IT skills to meet the requirements of the role.

  • Demonstrate a willingness to undertake further training.

  • Have a full driving licence.

The closing date for applications is 30 July 2022.

To apply Go to: www.imerys.com, scroll down to Join Us and See Openings

Applicants must have the right to work in the UK

We will only contact shortlisted candidates

Position Type

Full time



Only technical issues will be monitored through the below inbox:

recruiting.support@ imerys.com


To ensure fairness and legal compliance in our recruitment processes, only applications received through the online application process will be considered. 

IMERYS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.