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 a manufacturing site producing hydrophilic and treated Fumed Silica.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Technician to join our Maintenance Department. The successful candidate will be a strong team worker with excellent communications skills and a continuous improvement mindset. This role sits in a larger team of both Mechanical and I&E technicians and is expected to take ownership of the mechanical equipment on site to ensure equipment is maintained at its optimum performance. The successful candidate would be expected to provide 24hr maintenance cover as part of an on-call roster. We are looking for someone who will display an aptitude for problem solving in their area of expertise, plus always think of safety first and work in a safe manner at all times.
Finally, we are looking for a professional person, who is passionate, proactive, driven and enjoys success.
The working schedule is Monday to Thursday: 07:00-15:15, Friday: 07:00-14:30 (this includes a 30-minute meal break).
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. We strive for excellence in everything we do, through highly motivated employees, a values-based organization, and meeting customers' needs.
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 Chemical who is both a key supplier and customer. As a Mechanical Technician you would be joining a successful maintenance team and play an integral part of providing maintenance support to an 24/7 operational plant.