Chemical Operator (Waynesboro)


: $85,425.00 - $144,970.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Engineering

*NO RE-SUBMITTALS*Chemical Technician - 4 openingsHourly Pay rate or pay rate range: ***/ hourDays /Shift times: 12 hours a day4 days on, 4 days offrotating days and nights each 4 day rotationWill this role convert to full time: currently contract possibility to convert to full timeTechnicians perform production related activities to maintain asset readiness in a safe and efficient manner. The technicians work in a team environment where collaboration and teamwork are critical to meeting goals of the business.ResponsibilitiesDrives a culture of Do It Safe, Do It Right the First Time with their actions and their words on a daily basis.Responsible for decontamination, assembly and leak testing of assets utilized for chemical manufacturingSupports manufacturing activities by assisting with organizing, staging and cleaning manufacturing equipment and production areas to improve productivity and cleanliness.Participates in departmental housekeeping and safety audits.Meets the day to day quality, production and productivity goals of the company.Effectively prioritizes their daily tasks working with the Leads and Production Supervisors.Participates in monthly safety meetings and promote a safe work environment.Maintains accurate inventory and waste handling.Successfully completes all assigned training.Maintains a safe and clean work area by actively participating in housekeeping responsibilities.Assists in resolving routine manufacturing and/or maintenance related problems affecting daily operations.Assists in troubleshooting machine operations/processes to improve efficiencyCommunicates concisely and effectively in written and verbal formats with stakeholders at multiple levels in the business.Miscellaneous duties as requestedRequired QualificationsFitness for duty; e.g. ability to lift 50 pounds, ability to climb ladders, ability to medically pass a respiratory test and physical test in order to wear a full face respirator as required.Valid driver s licensePass pre-employment testing, drug screening and background checkHigh School diploma or GEDDemonstrate ability to obtain proper assistance when confronted with problem situationsDemonstrated positive attitude and safety-first attitudeAbility to learn technical chemical processes quickly in a fast paced, dynamic environment.Self-starter with the ability to perform well under pressure and changing prioritiesAbility to communicate concisely and effectively in written and verbal formats with stakeholders at multiple levels in the businessAbility to perform technical troubleshooting to resolve process issuesPreferred QualificationsAssociates degree in Chemical Processing3+ years of chemical handlingKnowledge of root cause investigation process and methodologyKnowledge of 5S and Lean manufacturingMilitary experience with Nuclear, Electronics, or Mechanical trainingExperience in a chemical process operations environment as a process or production technician#ZR19-14749
Associated topics: chemical, chemical engineering, coatings, pha, phenolic, plastics, polymer, polymer synthesis, polypropylene, polyurethane * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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