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Distillery Operator - Livingston/ West Lothian

Date Posted: Monday 20 June 2022

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Distillery Operator



Nine Twenty Recruitment are working with our client, a well-established FMCG organisation who are passionate about what they do. They are an ambitious organisation who have grown significantly and will continue to do so. Reporting to the Distillery Ops Leader, the Distillery Operator will 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 & Safety.


  • Manage the safe operation of a continuous manufacturing process via the control room (SCADA system) and field works
  • Duties include 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 to always maintain safe working environment
  • 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

Skills required: 

  • Prior working knowledge of control of work (Permits, LOTO)
  • Experience of working as a process operator within a COMAH or high -risk environment
  • Spirit Distilling experience
  • Basic Electrical and Mechanical skills

Please apply directly to the advert or contact Rehana Sadiq on

E: rsadiq@weareninetwenty.com

T: 0141 231 1260