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Process Engineer / Assistant Ops Manager

Job Title: Process Engineer / Assistant Ops Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lancashire
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
REF: BBBH8838_1640761220
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: 23 days ago

Job Description

Process Engineer / Assistant Operations Manager

(Chemical Manufacturing)

Excellent Salary (DOE) + Pension


A fantastic opportunity for a Chemical Process Engineer to join the team at a successful, chemical manufacturing company near Preston.

Key tasks will be varied depending on the needs of the business.

  • Assist in optimisation of current processes
  • Lead continuous improvement activities to address process and production bottlenecks
  • Assist Project Manager with capex and turnkey projects
  • Monitor environment and energy consumption activities
  • Monitor and improve process plant maintenance schedules
  • Update P&ID documentation, control diagrams and equipment specification
  • Ensure all work is carried out in compliance with procedures and H&S policies
  • Data gathering, trend analysis and reporting
  • Assist Operations Manager with day to day planning and management of internal resources
  • Conduct any relevant training
  • Provide cover for Operations Manager when not on site

Key requirements:

  • Degree qualified in Chemical or Process Engineering discipline
  • Experience gained in a chemical or highly regulated manufacturing environment
  • Able to prepare P&ID's, equipment specifications and lead SIL Assessments
  • Able to develop own investigative work and manage continuous improvement projects
  • A good understanding of H&S in a manufacturing environment
  • Passion and enthusiasm to drive improvements
  • Supervisory/management experience - preferred
  • Able to take on a wide variety of tasks as per the needs of the business

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At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

Please note that calls to and from the offices of Morgan Ryder Associates Ltd. may be monitored or recorded. This is to ensure compliance with regulatory procedures, record business transactions and for training purposes.