Distillery Operator, Jobs, Scotland, Livingston/ West Lothian, 5433

Engineering, Manufacturing & Supply Chain Recruitment

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Distillery Operator - Livingston/ West Lothian

Engineering & Manufacturing - Engineering & Manufacturing
Ref: 5433 Date Posted: Monday 09 Jul 2018
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Distillery Operator - Shift

Central Scotland

Good package on offer


A new opportunity for  distillery operator to join a leading drinks manufacturer in Central Scotland to contribute to the development and success of the business by driving continuous improvement achieving the lowest cost and highest quality through operational effectiveness and Health and Safety. 

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Manage the safe operation of a continuous manufacturing process via the control room (SCADA system) and field works. Duties include, (but not limited to) plant checks, Routine sampling and control, raw material receiving, inventory management and charging, analytical testing.
  • Maintain the process within set control parameters to ensure quality, safety and compliance at all times.
  • Carry out scheduled preventative maintenance procedures for the plant and first line breakdown maintenance.
  • Maintain permit to work system as defined in order to maintain safe working environment at all times.
  • Contribute to SOP and job safety risk assessments
  • Successfully complete all necessary training (role competency, SHE and regulatory)
  • Contribute to equipment failure root cause analysis to design out issues and improve plant performance
  • Complete all administrative and data collection tasks as required.


To be considered for this role, you should have extensive experience in working in a COMAH environment and have sound knowledge of control of work (Permits, LOTO), distillery experience would be an advantage. You must also be flexible to work shifts and get involved in improvement projects as well as being able to work unsupervised. 

Great opportunity to join a growing, fast paced and profitable business.