Pilot Plant Technician Food

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    £15.00 - 15.50 per hour + 5 month contract inside IR35

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    Jade Whitmore

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    about 1 month ago

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We are currently recruiting for a Pilot Plant Technician to work for a leading food manufacturing company in Bournville, Birmingham. This will initially be a 5 month contract PAYE inside IR35 paying up to £15.50 per hour. 


Position Description:

Summary of responsibilities:

The role will involve mostly hands-on work performing and supporting Pilot trials and experiments for product research and development.

This will involve working with food processing equipment at a benchtop and pilot scale.

Skills Required

  • Plans pilot and bench scale trials with adherence to internal procedures
  • Ability to run category specific equipment in pilot plant environment
  • Ensures consistency, technical precision and compliance with methods of work.
  • Effective contribution in a team

Experience Required:

Good understanding of category specific technology, especially the directly- related processes/lines desirable.

Education Required:

Post high school technical or vocational training up to and including degree level or BS/MS in target discipline (Manufacturing, Materials, Mechanical or Food Engineering) or technical/vocational training.


If you would like to discuss further, please contact Jade Whitmore on 01384 446133 or email 

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

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