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Job Details: Level: Experienced
Job Location: Augusta Plant – Augusta, GA
Position Type: Full-Time
Education Level: High School Diploma / or Equivalent
Salary Range: $21.00 – $26.00 Hourly
Travel Percentage: None
Job Shift: Rotating 12-hour Shift
Job Category: Manufacturing
The successful Chemical Production Operator / Equipment Operate will monitor, control and troubleshoot chemical process systems to ensure functioning within established limits.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES & FUNCTIONS
This is a non-supervisory position.
Minimum Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent
Minimum Requirements: Two years of experience in a manufacturing facility in industrial maintenance, utility, warehousing or lead packing position.
Preferred: Three or more years of experience as a Chemical Operator in a chemical manufacturing facility
Minimum Requirements: WorkKey Assessment Scores: Locating Information (4) Reading for Information (5) Applied Mathematics (5)
Preferred: Chemical Operator Certification is a plus, but not required.
Reading/comprehension, speaking and writing at required education equivalency level. Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business correspondence, technical/product information, policies/procedures or government regulations. Ability to complete written forms and write routine to complex procedures, reports and correspondence. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions in a group or individual setting.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio and percent. Use of simple formulas; reading tables and charts.
Basic computer skills including email, MS Word and Excel
The work includes varied duties requiring several different but related processes and methods be applied to a broad range of activities and/or substantial depth of analysis within a particular area. Decisions include areas of established approach, methodology, interpretation or evaluation but also involves generating new ideas or recommendations for process improvements.
The work requires physical exertion to include sitting; walking; standing; bending; carrying/lifting of light and heavy items (up to 50 lbs). Work routinely requires employee to traverse up and down both stairs and ladders during the course of a shift. Work routinely requires speaking and hearing (expression or exchanging ideas by means of spoken words and perceiving sounds by ear).
The work environment requires normal safety precautions typical of industrial/manufacturing environments. Requires use of safe work practices with equipment, avoidance of trips and falls, and observance of all OSHA, EPA, or other governmental (local, state or federal) agency regulations. Manufacturing and warehousing areas are not climate controlled and environment includes work that requires special safety precautions such as working with irritant chemicals, around moving parts, carts or machines. Employee will be required to use protective clothing or gear such as, but not limited to, masks, gowns, coats, safety shoes, boots, goggles, gloves, safety glasses or shields.