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Acrylic/Latex Operator

POSITION SUMMARY:

Working in plant operations (batch process) to safely expedite production and shipment of products; handles transfers, blending, filtering, drumming and loading/unloading of product.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES (others may be assigned):

  • Packages finished products (into totes, drums, tankers) to meet customer requirements and readies product for shipment
  • Assists operators, supervisors and co-workers in all phases of operations as required
  • Completes any worked or related tasks as assigned by the Shift Supervisor or Lead Operator 

RELATIONSHIP WITH OTHER JOBS:

  • Interface with Supervisors, Co-workers, Plant Manager, Engineers, Logistics, Planning and others as it relates to production issues and needs

ACCOUNTABILITY:

  • Plant safety
  • Complete production requirements timely and accurately

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience in a chemical plant or similar environment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities;
  • Forklift experience desired
  • Strong multi-tasking and time management skills. Comfortable working on several tasks simultaneously
  • Computer experience – Excel, Word and Outlook

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be physically able to climb stairs/ladders
  • Lift 50 pounds and safely handle or manipulate full fifty-five (55) gallon drums all in accordance with acceptable practices and procedures
  • May be required work on feet for extended periods of time and in low/high temperature conditions (outside)
  • Must be able pass a respirator fit test (requires a clean-shaven face at all times)
  • Required to use various hand tools and drive a fork lift
  • Required to work 12 hours shifts. Shifts could be 7 am to 7 pm, 7 pm to 7 am or rotating
  • Must be able to sit at a desk and monitor computer screens

 

PPE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Required to wear standard PPE; safety shoes, safety glasses, hardhat
  • Other PPE may be required as defined in MCP procedures
  • Respirator on a as needed basis; requires a clean shaven face
  • Hearing protection on a as needed basis

POSITION REPORTS:

  • To Shift Supervisor

Starting pay: $17.62/hr

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Mallard Creek Polymers is an Equal Opportunity Employer