Operative

Job location:
Cornwall, United Kingdom
Created moment:
May 24, 2024
Job reference:
REQ - 08287

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 – Fixed Term Contract for 6 months

Location: Par Grade Dryer, Par Harbour Par, Cornwall, PL24 2BP

Salary: £27,626.57 (inclusive of Shift Allowance)

Looking for a hands-on role in a busy environment? Join Imerys; the market leader in mineral-based specialty solutions, where we'll help you tap your full potential!


Due to customer demand, we have 2 positions available on a fixed-term basis. In this role, you will operate low-pressure presses, along with maintaining and monitoring the wet screening process.

This role will involve a lot of manual handling along with the requirement to keep the plant and equipment clean and tidy, along with the need to be flexible and work on different sections of the plant, if the need arises.

Full training will be provided, ensuring that you are operating equipment safely.

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

Day Shift: Week 1: 7am – 7pm - Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat & Sun (Wed & Thur off)

                        Week 2: 7am – 7pm Wed & Thu (Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat & Sun off)

Night Shift: Week 3: 7pm – 7am - Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat & Sun (Wed & Thur off)

                        Week 4: 7pm – 7am Wed & Thu (Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat & Sun off)


What’s in it for you?

Imerys is a successful business that 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:

This is a hands-on role and flexibility is key, 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.

  • Have good IT competence.

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.

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Position Type

Full time

and

Fixed Term (Fixed Term)

Only technical issues will be monitored through the below inbox:

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.