Reference : GBR08683

Electrical Operator - Coater

  • Technical Production
  • United Kingdom Eggborough
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 08/03/2022

Position description

At Saint-Gobain we pride ourselves on being innovative, customer focused, agile, open and engaging and entrepreneurial. We are also proud to have been named a ‘Top Employer’ for 5 consecutive years. If you are a quick learner, you like working in a team, and you want to know what it’s like to work for a top employer that is working hard to make the world a better home; then please read on to find out more about this exciting opportunity to join us as an Electrical Operator – Coatings.

You’ll be working for Saint-Gobain Glass UK in Eggborough. Saint-Gobain Glass UK is one of more than 30 exciting Saint-Gobain brands in the UK and the only UK based Saint-Gobain site to manufacture flat glass for the commercial and domestic market.


Is this role right for me?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. For this role in particular we are looking for someone with the following skills and experience:

  • An electrical qualification (HNC/HND) or equivalent experience
  • Experience of working in a multi-skilled environment
  • Experience in industrial manufacturing maintenance
  • Good teamwork and communication skills
  • Health & Safety conscious
  • Open to working a shift pattern of 4 days on, 4 off including 2x night shifts


The purpose of this role is to carry out work as part of a multi-skilled team delivering;

  • Planned and preventative maintenance
  • Notification management and completion
  • Fault finding and breakdown assistance
  • Completion of quality sample testing according to procedures
  • Ensuring glass is fed and stacked in accordance with the production plan and procedures
  • Carrying out work according to the shutdown plan
  • Work in line with SGGUK’s Health and Safety systems and culture

Who are we ?

Are Saint-Gobain an Inclusive employer?

We’re working hard to be, and we’re keen to hire talented people regardless of their background, abilities, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, taste in music, fashion sense or anything else that makes you, you!

We understand that a diverse workplace is not only a more enjoyable place to be, but also facilitates better decision making and innovation. So, whoever you are, and whichever Saint-Gobain business you join, you can be sure of a warm welcome with us.


And what about flexibility?

The world of work is changing, and at Saint-Gobain we are open to new ways of working in order to attract talented people to our business. We understand that everyone has different needs and commitments. Therefore, we are very open to discuss any flexible requirement or need that you may have for this role (this could be flexible hours, a job share, part time, to name a few). We can’t guarantee to meet all requests for flexibility when we are recruiting, but we promise to listen.

Top employer 2022