Chemical Operator in Zellwood, FL at Volt

Date Posted: 10/2/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Zellwood, FL
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    (407) 862-0090

Job Description

Volt is searching for Manufacturers for a local Chemical Plant. This role is a contract role with potential for hire based on performance. 

Job Duties:

  • Knowing the equipment and process operation; handle, store, and transport chemical material; manual and auto operation of the process, using field controls and computer controlled interface systems.
  • Run batching operations, sample and analyze plant material; respond to emergency situations, including emergency shutdown; complete plant data sheets, environmental reports, inventory sheets, forklift inspection reports, etc. as requested.
  • Each Operator is accountable for the highest level of quality and housekeeping within their job function.  
  • Operator may / will be required to work weekends and holidays depending on the sales demands of the business and work overtime as production demands dictate.

Job Requirements:

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating instructions, formulas and procedure manuals.  Ability to communicate effectively through verbal and written channels.  Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand, walk, sit, and climb or balance.  The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 55 pounds. 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and moving mechanical parts.  The employee is occasionally exposed to high places; fumes or airborne particles; chemicals (acids and bases); outside weather conditions; heat; noise and vibration.

Must complete client hiring requirements prior to starting.

Skills & Competencies

Applicants need to have strong reading (English), math and technical skills, and the ability to qualify on various processes and equipment in a dynamic and complex chemical manufacturing environment.

Education & Experience

1-3 years of manufacturing experience, preferably in the chemical industry

Basic understanding of Microsoft Excel

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.