Scope of the Position
This job is diverse in the mechanical ability to perform general
plant operator duties. The Chemical Operator is an integral part of
our production team and will be responsible for the overall
chemical production process. This will include weighing, mixing
chemical ingredients, monitoring equipment and the manufacturing
process. The ideal candidate will be attentive, knowledgeable, and
have a desire to work with other production team members to develop
the best processes and products.
Position: Chemical Operator
Shift: Monday to Friday - 40 hours - Overtime
+ Perform chemical manufacturing operations in safe and
+ Recording information, such as ingredients, weights, and
temperature, and inputting into database.
+ Monitor and control pressure and temperature of chemical
+ Operate plant equipment as per Standard Operating Procedures
+ Handle, transport and process chemicals safely.
+ Document plant processes and record production data.
+ Operation of tank truck and railcar vessel opening, loading
and unloading of product, operation of pumps, piping and
+ Troubleshooting issues with production equipment and
+ Plant inventory record keeping.
+ Operation of the following mobile equipment: Backhoe,
Trackmobile, Forklifts, and other mobile equipment.
+ Daily plant upkeep and daily maintenance. Ability to perform
daily housekeeping duties.
+ Chemical manufacturing plant producing Liquid Alum, ACH and
+ Physical capability of performing tasks in 100 degree ambient
temperatures while wearing Protective Personal Protection.
+ This job requires climbing stairs and ladders and also lifting
(within OSHA guidelines).
+ This job consists of outside elements where radiant heat or
cold is normal work environment, and rotating shifts.
+ Following all plant safety guidelines such as: Confined Space,
Working with heights Management of Change, Hot Work and Operating
+ Must be able to work scheduled 8-hour days with intermittent
14 - 16 hour days for emergency operations/repairs.
What You Need To Be Successful
+ High school diploma or GED equivalent.
+ 1-3 years of experience working in chemical manufacturing or
+ Experience working with forklifts preferred.
+ Ability to demonstrate experience using Microsoft programs,
maintenance management systems and email.
+ Aptitude for mechanics.
+ Willingness to comply with safety and quality regulations,
including wearing protective gear when necessary.
+ Ability to lift 50lbs or more.
Reports to: Plant Manager
CHEMTRADE is a publically traded (TSX: CHE.UN) chemical
manufacturing and handling company headquartered in Toronto, Canada
with 65+ locations across North America and Brazil. Chemtrade
provides industrial chemicals and services to our customers in
three main business segments; Sulphur & Performance Chemicals,
Water Solutions and Electrochemicals. Chemtrade is a reliable
industry partner to the Oil & Gas, Pulp & Paper, Water Treatment,
Food & Beverage and Pharmaceutical industries and is committed to
the codes and ethics of Responsible Care 14001.
We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in
applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for
interviews will be contacted.
Learn more about Chemtrade by visiting
www.chemtradelogistics.com or follow us on
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Street: 5302 County Road 2047