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Job ID:  59642
Date:  Aug 6, 2022
On Site
Job function:  Manufacturing
Experience level:  Experienced Hire
Business:  DSM Nutritional Products

Premix Plant Operator

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Job Title:                        Premix Operator 


Dept:                     Premix - Heanor


Reporting To:                  Premix Supervisor


We have vacancy within the Premix Department working on a 2 Shift System.


The Premix Operator responsibilities include:


  • Inspecting the equipment in the field to ensure that it is working properly according to specified operating parameters (leaks, pressure, levels etc.) in the context of the production process.
  • Following the sequence of production as dictated by the production schedule.
  • Carrying out Front-line-maintenance (see separate document; will be reviewed according to business needs in a safe manner once the appropriate training is provided) and assist maintenance personnel on maintenance tasks.
  • To carry out packing tasks so that the products produced are packed and loaded to the prescribed standards with respect to quantity and quality.
  • Visual process observations in the field
  • Reporting the findings to the supervisor/fitter
  • Solving non-routine problems in consultation with the supervisor/fitter
  • Adjusting equipment where directed by the supervisor/fitter
  • Cleaning process equipment and plant as required and preparing/charging raw materials for the entire process;
  • Identifying opportunities for improvement in preventative maintenance on the basis of observation of plant operation and condition of equipment, installation and infrastructure.
  • Preparation and isolation of equipment for maintenance.
  • Carrying out work in the dispensary, Label room, control room
  • Carrying out general FLT duties
  • Complies with Shift Pattern and Shift Control Document


Successful candidates will have a minimum of 2 years work experience.  Essential behaviours are flexible, good communication and problem solving skills.


This position is being posted externally on the company intranet, therefore please apply for this post via the intranet page,  On this web page you will fill in your contact details and attach your cv.






Royal DSM is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Royal DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 23,000 employees. The company is listed on Euronext. For more information about DSM see or connect on 

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