Banbury, OXF, GB, OX16 3UU

At Barry Callebaut, we are on a journey to transform the cocoa and chocolate industry. As the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, our actions truly shape the future of our industry. We are a business-to-business company, serving the entire food sector, from the cocoa bean to the finest chocolate product. We are a company with a purpose, we believe in doing well by doing good and reinvesting in the communities we operate. We have a long-standing commitment to sustainability and our goal is to shape a sustainable cocoa and chocolate future. We are headquartered in Zurich, and have more than 11,000 passionate Employees working in more than 35 countries worldwide. We are very proud of who we are and what we do. And of course, we are always looking for talented people to help us have a positive impact on our industry and beyond!

An opportunity has become available for an Operator in the Manufacturing department. The successful candidate will run the liquid chocolate process using refining and conching machines according to Production Scheduling Plans.


Key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Run heavy machinery in a batch production process
  • Understand how to follow sequence programs
  • Calculate additions to process (ingredient calculations)
  • Heavy bias toward quality through short interval controls
  • Ensure a clean and safe working environment
  • Responsibility and accountability for the production line
  • Proactively report any issues and
  • Ability to fault find
  • Continuous Improvement


Key competencies of the candidate include:

  • Commitment to company values and vision
  • Enthusiastic and proactive
  • Flexible approach to work and responsiveness to environment
  • Organised and competent with multi-tasking
  • Quality conscious
  • Conscientious with attention to detail
  • Strong commitment to best practice and continual development
  • Confident approach and a good communicator


Required skills:

  • Experience with using automated machines and controlling an automated line
  • Familiar with Quality Control Systems/Continuous Improvement Environments/Safety Procedures
  • Literacy and numeracy Skills
  • Willingness to learn and progress
  • Computer literate


If you want to learn more about Barry Callebaut, please find further information here.

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