Process Control Technician

  • Job Reference: 620219280-2
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: FORMULA
  • Location: Nottinghamshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

The Role

Process Control Technician - Saint Gobain Formula - Newark

If successful, you'll be working for Saint Gobain Formula in Newark. Saint-Gobain Formula currently employs circa 230 people. We operate in 8 countries and export to more than 80 countries. As such, we are a very unique business.

Saint Gobain Formula aims to be the industry's first choice for specialist gypsum and plasters solutions. Through our people, we aim to build long-term partnerships with our customers worldwide by excelling in product quality, customer service, technical support; innovation and sustainability.

Is this role right for me?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our culture, values and way of working; so whether you've never worked in this industry before, or had years of experience with one our competitors, you're just as likely to be a great fit!

Our Process Control Technician will support the Process Control Engineer and act as a key and important part of the Controls Team on site. This role will be heavily involved in PLC's and control equipment and will be responsible for the maintenance of the site control systems and related upgrade projects including SCADA / WinCC and PLC systems. They will actively be involved in helping the site reach its aim of industry 4.0, bringing to life the next level of automation.

We are open to candidates from different backgrounds, instead wanting to focus on the individual and their attitude and behaviours. However, it is essential that you have a qualification (Electrical Apprenticeship, BTEC, ONC, HNC) in Electrical/Electronic Engineering. If you have previous experience working with a manufacturing/production maintenance team it would be beneficial.

If the below sounds like you, apply now!

Experience on designing, specifying, managing and improving process control and automation systems including - PLC and SCADA (preferably Siemens)
Experience of specifying process instrumentation, validation and commissioning would be advantageous.
Willingness to take on further studies to develop towards an engineer role
Good communication and influence skills
Self-motivated, good team builder and team player
Understanding of Process Principles and Parameters
Project leadership experience would be advantageous but is not essentialPermanent Role Package / Benefits

In addition to a competitive base, you will benefit from a significant focus on your own personal development and also have access to:

25 Hours Per Week (Mon - Fri) - Flexible attitude for essential works/shutdowns, with notice
25 Days holidays + Public holiday
Pension
Life Assurance
Staff Discount - Across Saint-Gobain BrandsAbout Us

Are Saint Gobain Formula an Inclusive employer?

At Saint-Gobain, we pride ourselves on being innovative, customer focused, agile, open and engaging and entrepreneurial.

We're working hard to be, and we're keen to hire talented people regardless of their background, abilities, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, taste in music, fashion sense or anything else that makes you, you!

We understand that a diverse workplace is not only a more enjoyable place to be, but also facilitates better decision making and innovation. So, whoever you are, and whichever Saint-Gobain business you join, you can be sure of a warm welcome with us.

And what about flexibility?

The world of work is changing, and at Saint-Gobain we are open to new ways of working in order to attract talented people to our business. We understand that everyone has different needs and commitments. Therefore, we are very open to discuss any flexible requirement or need that you may have for this role (this could be flexible hours, a job share, part time, to name a few). We can't guarantee to meet all requests for flexibility when we are recruiting, but we promise to listen