Lubrizol Shift Leader in Huddersfield, United Kingdom

Shift Leader

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The Lubrizol Corporation is an innovative specialty chemical company that produces and supplies technologies that improve the quality and performance of our customers' products in the global transportation, industrial coatings and consumer specialty markets. Due to retirement a vacancy has arisen for the following role at our Huddersfield plant:

Chemical Plant Shift Leader

Location: Huddersfield

Salary: £43,500 Inclusive of Shift Allowance and Excellent Benefits Package

A fantastic opportunity to join a leading global producer of advanced speciality chemicals in manufacturing leadership role.

Working at our Huddersfield site, you will be leading a team of operatives producing a range of reactive and formulated products in accordance with our standard operating procedures on a CoMAH registered Chemical Manufacturing Unit.

Responsible for managing, mentoring and developing shift operations staff to ensure daily shift targets are achieved, in line with key performance indicators.

Reporting directly to the Production Manager, you will be expected to work autonomously and therefore will be responsible for day to day operations, carrying out any necessary fault diagnosis, escalating and resolving issues as required.

We are looking for a confident shift leader who will:

  • Provide leadership and coaching for your direct reports

  • Build an effective team by motivating and developing operations staff

  • Possess an acute awareness of the HS&E standards required on a CoMAH site

For further details of the above roles, including qualifications and experience required and to register your interest for these roles or search for other career opportunities, please visit at and upload your CV.

We look forward to hearing from you.

We’re focused on making the world more beautiful by bringing innovation to surfaces. Lubrizol’s products for the global performance coatings market start with the hyperdispersants manufactured at our Huddersfield facility. Just two miles from the M62 motorway, Huddersfield is a gateway to a number of nearby cities: Bradford (16km/10 miles); Leeds (24km/15 miles); Sheffield (48km/30 miles); and Manchester (64km/40 miles). Enjoy outstanding examples of Victorian architecture within the city and easy access to the Lake District; Howarth—the birthplace of the Bronte sisters—and the beautiful moors that served as the backdrop for the film version of Wuthering Heights. The well-regarded University of Huddersfield is the cultural heart of our city, with restaurants, shops and entertainment close at hand. And of course, this is a sports town as the fans of the Huddersfield football club and our local rugby clubs can attest. Huddersfield has so much to offer. We hope that you’ll consider joining our team.

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