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Process Operator

Date: Mar 14, 2019

Location: Ballyragget, KK, IE

Company: Glanbia


Process Operator (12 month contract)


Location: Lisheen, Moyne, Co. Tipperary.

Reports to: This position will report to the R&D Technical Manager of the AgriChemWhey research project.

Role Overview: This role will provide support for the operation of upstream processing, fermentation and downstream purification processes in the AgriChemWhey Pilot Plant based in Lisheen, Moyne, Co. Tipperary. In addition the successful candidate will be responsible for membrane purification and clarification process, inventory control, support of maintenance and engineering works, process and plant CIP activities and support of all H&S initiatives within the pilot plant.


Key Responsibilities

  • Processing of incoming feedstock's in preparation for Fermentation.
  • Fermentation monitoring and support.
  • Membrane purification and clarification processes.
  • Plant and Processing CIP while proactively identifying CIP and process optimisation opportunities.
  • Inventory and stock control.
  • Work within cross-functional teams across the project team to support project delivery.
  • Support all adhere to all H&S policies while playing a  critical role in improving on-site H&S


Essential Criteria

  • Previous membrane/purification experience.
  • Organised and self-starter
  • Ability to work within a cross-functional team.
  • Strong attention to detail required.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Full clean drivers licence.

Desired Criteria

  • H&S experience.
  • Experience of Lean or Six Sigma



  • Problem Solving and Judgement – Results focused while always focused on finding a better way
  • Teamwork – Ability to work and win together.


If you are interested in this position, please apply through the Career portal on the Glanbia Homepage with an up to date resume.

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