Dow Chemical Operating Technician in Norfolk, United Kingdom

The Dow Chemical Company has a very interesting and challenging job opportunity for anOperating Technicianto be located at our siteKings Lynn, United Kingdom.

We are looking for someone with strong leadership skills who can take ownership of issues and actively seek improvement opportunities. You will be working with people at all levels of the organisation so the ability to communicate ideas and issues is essential. You should be able to approach complex issues analytically to determine potential route causes and offer solutions to eliminate them.

Responsibilities:

  • Following, reviewing and improving procedures in order to execute tasks in a safe and efficient manner.

  • Constantly reviews the operation of the plant to monitor safety, quality and production.

  • Solving problems in a timely manner, whilst operating production equipment and identifying opportunities for improvement.

  • Capable of troubleshooting equipment issues with escalation or “Resolve Myself” resolution.

  • Able to communicate both written and verbally with in an effective and logical way with work centers and work groups.

  • Interacting with computer systems, interrogating them in order to perform required activities.

  • Demonstrate the correct attitude and displays the ability to use skills and learning to develop flexibility to adapt to a continually changing environment.

  • Work within small teams and individually to demonstrate high levels of motivation and self-leadership to achieve work targets. The tasks at times require a high level of physical activity.

  • Conducting preventative maintenance tasks and reporting findings.

  • Ensuring an excellent standard of housekeeping.

  • Strictly adhere to quality and product integrity requirement.

  • Safely performing physical tasks within the work environment.

  • GCSE or equivalent in Math's, English and a technology related subject.

  • Further technical qualifications preferred (e.g. HNC, NVQs).

  • A recognized apprenticeship in an engineering discipline.

  • Be computer literate.

  • The ability to communicate effectively and work in a shift / team environment is essential.

  • Valid fork lift license.

About DowDuPont

DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) is a holding company comprised of The Dow Chemical Company and DuPont with the intent to form strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, science-based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve global challenges. For more information, please visit us at: www.dow-dupont.com.

  • Dow Offers *

  • Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits

  • An annual variable pay program that rewards team and individual performance while sharing success across the company

  • Employee stock ownership - and the commitment to long-term success that it brings

  • On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment

  • Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth

  • The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world

  • Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others

  • Dow supports a diverse workforce and an inclusive environment. We welcome talent regardless of background, age, gender, religion, disability and sexual orientation.

Please note that there is no relocation package available for this role.

  • About DowDuPont *

DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) is a holding company comprised of The Dow Chemical Company and DuPont with the intent to form strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, science-based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve global challenges. For more information, please visit us at: www.dow-dupont.com.

Title:

Operating Technician

Location:

GBR-Norfolk-Kings Lynn

Requisition ID:

1708609