5-Shift Boiler Operator

Innovia Films is a leading global manufacturer of Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) films, supplying highly differentiated speciality products into the packaging, labels, tobacco overwrap and securities markets.

A vacancy has arisen for a 5-Shift Boiler Operator (working a combination of mornings, afternoons and nights) to work within our CHP Plant, reporting to the CHP & Site Services Supervisor based at Wigton, Cumbria.

Applicants should have good observational skills and a key eye for detail, be able to work well under pressure having the ability to use their own initiative, working with minimal supervision, and demonstrate the ability to recognise developing faults, action repairs as required.

Having a basic understanding of operational control concepts, plus knowledge of Steam and Power Generation would be a distinct advantage for any potential candidates. The successful applicant will be required to attend various training courses and the successful completion of the CertIBO (BOAS) qualification (or equivalent) within the probation period is a mandatory requirement of the role.

Applicants should in the first instance send their cv and cover letter to Alison Walker, HR Manager Innovia Films, Wigton Cumbria CA7 9BG or email

Those applicants selected for interview will be asked to complete a Company application form.

General Application Form

Equal Opportunities Form

Closing date: Wednesday 15 December 2021