Process Engineering Technician

Job location:
Cornwall, United Kingdom
Created moment:
June 28, 2024
Job reference:
REQ - 08405

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

Process Engineering Technician

Job Summary

Refining Process Technician
Location: St Austell, with travel to local Imerys sites
Salary: Up to £34,170.93 dependant on experience
Hours of work: 37.5 hours a week, working Monday to Friday 7am – 3pm


Are you looking for your next opportunity? Are you are looking for a hands-on role, allowing you to work autonomously? Join Imerys; the market leader in mineral-based speciality solutions, where we'll help you tap your full potential!
You’ll be supporting the Goverseth and Melbur Refinery Manager, by carrying out process equipment checks and working on process and production projects.


The more common activities include, but are not limited to:
● Work on projects, process modifications and continuous improvement as required.
● Participate in project discussions on feasibility, timescales and resources required.
● Carry out experiments in a laboratory, pilot or at production plant scale.
● Compile results in a precise manner and ensure that experiments are carried out with due
care to ensure all foreseeable errors are minimised.
● Write brief reports summarising work programmes and contribute to technical meetings as
required.
● Travel to support process work at various Imerys sites.

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
● 25 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:
As well as having previous Process Engineering experience within a heavy industry or engineering
environment, you’ll also need to:
● Have an A Level, or equivalent, in Science or Engineering
● Be able to legally drive in the UK, with use of a vehicle.
● Have experience within a production plant and chemical/lab environment.
● Have good numeracy, literacy, and IT skills.
● Be able to cope with change and work on own initiative.
● Be an excellent communicator.

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

Permanent

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recruiting.support@ imerys.com

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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.