Chemical Process Technician in Peoria, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 12/10/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Peoria, IL
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    12 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    12/10/2019
  • Job ID:
    196390
  • Pay Rate
    $20.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    (309) 495-2082

Job Description

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees. We are a Six Sigma company that also offers many direct hire, temp and temp to hire positions. 

We are currently looking for a Chemical Process Technician for our client.

Duties:

  • Operate, control and monitor various process equipment including make-up tanks, fermenters, conveyors, rotary valves, pneumatic blowers, pumps, tanks, process piping valves and controls, dryers, scrubbers, centrifuges and evaporators, boilers, turnbine/generator, filters, etc.
  • Apply aseptic protocols and practices for sanitation 
  • Observe process control parameters utilizing distributed control system and or field installed local gauges
  • Obtain samples, perform physical, analytical and microbiological tests; record data and follow established protocols to make process adjustments to maintain established parameters; provide input and recommendations related to findings
  • Perform tasks in confined areas and or inside tanks at heights in extreme temperatures due to weather and process conditions

Skills:

  • 2-4 years experience working within the chemical, vegetable oils or pharmaceutical manufacturing
  • High School graduate or equivalent required; college degree preferred
  • Chemistry or Biology background preferred
  • Ability to work 12 hour shift, working an equal number of days and nights over a 4 week interval. Possibly required to provide coverage on other shifts than the assigned shift.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.