Cabot Corporation is one of the leading global specialty chemicals and performance materials company producing a range of chemicals across 21 countries in the world. Our location in Barry (Sully, Vale of Glamorgan) has been established in 1992 as manufacturing site producing hydrophilic and treated Fumed Silica in close collaboration with Dow.
We are currently looking for an Instrumentation and Electrical (I&E) Technician to join our Maintenance Department. The successful candidate will be a strong team player with excellent communications skills and a continuous improvement mindset. This role sits in a larger team of both I&E and Mechanical technicians and is expected to take ownership of the installation and commissioning of all instrument & electrical equipment on site and to ensure equipment is maintained at its optimum performance at all times. The successful candidate will display an aptitude for problem solving in their area of expertise and always think of safety first at work at all times. Finally, we are looking for an I&E Maintenance Technician who will be proactive and driven to succeed.
The working schedule is Monday to Thursday: 07:00-15:15, Friday: 07:00-14:30 (this includes a 30-minute meal break). As an I&E Maintenance Technician you will follow a shift pattern that incorporates a 2-10 pm late shift once a week on a rotational basis. You would also support a 24-hour maintenance cover on callout via a roster with the candidate being on call one evening a week and one weekend in five weeks.
Founded in 1882, Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) is a global specialty chemicals and performance materials company, headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. The company is a leading provider of rubber and specialty carbons, activated carbon, inkjet colorants, cesium formate drilling fluids, fumed silica, aerogel and elastomer composites.
We are a successful global manufacturer who prides ourselves on delivering in all the markets that we serve, best particularly in safety, quality and innovation; employee, customer and community satisfaction; and shareholder return. We strive for excellence in everything we do, through: highly motivated employees, a values-based organization, surpassing customers' needs and earning their admiration, expanding use of our core technologies.
The Barry site is part of the Fumed Metal Oxide Business within the Performance Chemicals Segment of Cabot Corporation, and has an ‘over-the-fence’ relationship with Dow Corning who is both a key supplier and customer. As an Instrumentation and Electrical Maintenance Technician you would be joining a successful maintenance team and play an integral part of providing maintenance support to an 24/7 operational plant.