Operative

Job location:
Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Created moment:
March 4, 2024
Job reference:
REQ - 07505

The Company


The world’s leading supplier of mineral-based specialty solutions for industry with 14,000 employees, operations in more than 40 countries, and €4.3 billion in revenue in 2022.
Imerys delivers high-value-added, functional solutions to a great number of sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its understanding of applications, technological knowledge and expertise in material science to deliver solutions by beneficiating its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. Imerys’ solutions contribute essential properties to customers’ products and their performance, including heat resistance, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and water 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

Operative

Job Summary

Operative - Shelton New Road, Cliffe Vale Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 7AR

Salary: £27,337.74 (inclusive of Shift Allowance)


Looking for a hands-on role that offers a wide variety of responsibilities? Join Imerys; the market leader in mineral-based speciality solutions, where we'll help you tap your full potential!


Working at our busy clay processing site, you’ll be working in a team of two, working with both fixed and mobile plant including forklift trucks, hoppers, mixers and other bespoke equipment. The more common activities include, but are not limited to:

Producing clay slurries using mixing processes

Operating milling machines

Lab testing using viscometers and moisture meters and chemical analysis (training provided)

Loading/offloading trucks

General site housekeeping

This role is working on a shift pattern (day and night):

Day Shift: Week 1: 6am – 6pm - Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat & Sun (Wed & Thur off)

                         Week 2: 6am – 6pm Wed & Thu (Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat & Sun off)

Night Shift: Week 3: 6pm – 6am - Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat & Sun (Wed & Thur off)

                        Week 4: 6pm – 6am Wed & Thu (Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat & Sun off)


What’s in it for you?

Imerys is a successful business which provides its employees with a positive working environment and a range of workplace benefits including:

Pension scheme

Life Assurance

19 days holiday a year plus bank holidays

An excellent reward hub giving you savings and discounts on everyday purchases.

We are a friendly and close-knit team.

What we are looking for:

Our team are hardworking and fun loving so you’ll need to bring your motivation, drive and enthusiasm. In addition, you’ll:

Ideally have worked in a similar industrial environment

Possess Health, safety and environmental knowledge

Ideally have mobile plant licences / experience - however we can get you trained up

Have good numeracy, literacy and IT competence

Hold a full and valid UK driving licence

About Us:

Imerys is the world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide we are leaders in 80% of our markets. Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to a diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods.

Our workplaces are diverse and inclusive and we foster a collaborative work culture which helps us continually drive innovation in our fields.


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, colour, 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.


Apply now!

Position Type

Full time

and

Permanent

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recruiting.support@ imerys.com

PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT RESUMES OR APPLICATIONS TO THIS EMAIL, AS THEY WILL NOT BE REVIEWED. 

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.