Process Technician – Enzyme Manufacturing

Nantgarw, Cardiff

Job summary

Bluetownonline Ltd
£20,000 - £24,000 DOE + 15% shift allowance + bonus + substantial benefits
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job

Job Title: Process Technician – Enzyme Manufacturing

Location: Nantgarw, Cardiff

Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 DOE + 15% shift allowance + bonus + substantial benefits

Position: Full Time, Permanent

Hours: Working 4 x 12 hr night shifts (4 on/4 off rolling week)

Closing date: Friday, 29 October 2021

Do you want to work in our new, state-of-the-art enzyme manufacturing facility and be part of our talented team to deliver operational excellence?  Do you want the opportunity to be part of a long-established, successful company? Then look no further and work with us……no one can do what we do.

Biocatalysts develop and manufacture speciality enzymes from small to large scale quantities for a variety of industries such as food, flavor, fragrance, life science, pharma and fine chemicals.  We are the only company offering a rapid, low-cost speciality enzyme service from discovery phase through to global shipment of regulatory compliant enzymes.

The Role:

Due to our on-going commitment to expanding our manufacturing capabilities within our fermentation plant, we have an opportunity for a Process Technician who will be part of our highly motivated team.

5 GCSEs A-C grade including English and Maths or equivalent or NVQ (L3) in Process Operations or Cert. in Process Technology (L3) is essential along with experience in safely operating and maintaining equipment such as fermenters, centrifuges, tanks, pumps and filters.  

If you are someone who is practical, ‘hands on’ with a flexible, ‘can-do’ attitude, analytical, and driven to get things to the highest quality, please send your CV through today.

Key Duties:

  • Preparation, start up and monitoring of enzyme plant production process
  • Trouble shooting and resolving technical/product issues
  • Working closely with Operations, Quality and New Product Development teams when developing new prcess/technical capabilities
  • Solving process problems and exploring innovative solutions 
  • Ensure maintenance of plant and equipment is carried out to agreed schedules
  • Routine maintenance operations
  • Working with your team on continuous improvement and lean manufacturing initiatives
  • Be conversant with and adopt the procedures stated in the Quality, Environmental Management System (QEMS) Manual and its supporting documents

About you: 

  • Operate effectively, efficiently, and safely all plant/equipment needed in production of speciality enzyme
  • Food Safety, HACCP and GMP
  • FLT operator 

If you are someone who is practical, ‘hands on’ with a flexible, ‘can-do’ attitude, analytical, and driven to get things to the highest quality, please click on the APPLY button where you’ll be redirected to the careers page to complete your application.

Candidates with experience of; Process Operator, Production Operative, Production Coordinator, Process Technician, Technical Engineer, Production Process Engineer, Production Process Coordinator, Production Support may also be considered for this role.

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