Graduate Engineer (Chemical Engineering/ Chemistry) Job at essity in Dunstable LU6
Graduated already in chemical engineering or chemistry? Wanting a career within the FMCG manufacturing sector? Are you looking for an engineering opportunity that will inspire you, and allow you to develop your process engineering as well as people management skills? Then Essity – a health and hygiene fast-paced, global manufacturer which produces market-leading consumer tissue products such as Velvet and Cushelle is the right company for you!
About the Role
Essity is looking for a talented and self-motivated graduate who has studied chemical engineering or chemistry to join our site in Prudhoe in Northumberland, UK. You will be part of the team working on the tissue paper machines and in our pulp preparation area known as Unifibres.
Working at Essity is not just a career; it is a chance to directly make the world a healthier, more hygienic and safer place through our blockbuster innovations coupled with sustainable solutions. We want you to help shape the future of Essity through contributing your chemical knowledge, developing our processes and being part of our network of people leaders.
We’re looking for people who embody our values, aren’t afraid to challenge, innovate, experiment, and move at a fast pace. We’re always looking for ways to improve our products and ourselves. If this is you, we’d love to talk.
What You Will Do
As a graduate engineer you will play a central role in challenging the status quo, driving change and making a positive impact by delivering concrete results within our global hygiene and health business. You will be joining our professional papermaking production team at Prudhoe, where you will work closely with experienced colleagues and developing your knowledge and skills as follows:
Learning to follow established engineering principles to determine the sequence of steps or processes required to manufacture tissue-based consumer products that meet the organization’s high standards of quality and cost
Performing standard technical tasks and prepare standard operation sheets.
Monitoring production processes and work methods; collecting, compiling, and analyzing production data to identify opportunities to improve production processes.
Learning to troubleshoot (for example, following root cause analysis methodology)
Driving projects to support continuous improvements and deliverables
Driving your own continued learning and complete industry-specific in-house training modules
Who You Are
You will be a recently graduated chemical engineer or have completed a chemistry degree (Bachelor or Master degree qualified) who has a natural focus on the environment and a compulsive curiosity about how engineering can play its part in delivering for the future. You should be a data driven and a process-improvement enthusiast who can demonstrate that you are a successful team player, have a passion to lead others and manage responsibilities given to you. Work experience is not required, but internships within a manufacturing environment is an advantage.
What We Can Offer You
We offer you a challenging job in a global company with many strong international brands. We offer a permanent contract with a competitive salary, pension, bonus opportunity as well as 27 days holiday (plus bank holidays) from the get-go.
We’re looking for people who embody our values, aren’t afraid to challenge, innovate, experiment, and move at a fast pace. We’re always looking for ways to improve our products and ourselves. If this is you, we’d love to talk, so don’t miss your chance to apply!
Closing date: 22nd November 2019 with interviews at Prudhoe being held in early December 2019.
At Essity, we believe every career is as unique as the individual and empower employees to reach their full potential in a winning culture motivated by a powerful purpose.
Collaborative and caring Work Environment | Empowerment | Job Impact | Work with a Powerful Purpose | Individual Learning and Development | Health & Safety | Social Responsibility | Innovation
More About Prudhoe, UK
Prudhoe employs approximately 400 people including apprentices and graduates. We have a huge caliber of skilled and experienced employees who are all dedicated to the success of the site and work together to ensure all our tissue-based products meet the quality expected by our customers and consumers.
Millions of pounds of investment has been awarded to the site over recent years including an upgrade for Unifibres and the effluent treatment plant. High levels of investment continue for other building and infrastructure products. This is truly an exciting time to join this Essity site and start your career with us.
#LI-Essity Together, we are improving lives, every day.
Working at Essity is not just a career; it is a chance to directly make the world a healthier, more hygienic and safer place. With impactful innovations coupled with sustainable solutions, we strive to reach more people every year with the necessary and essential solutions for well-being.
Company Location: Dunstable LU6