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TY-Chemical Operator Trainee

Company: W. R. Grace
Location: Tyrone
Posted on: November 20, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description Grace is seeking an Operator Traineeto join our Productionteam! This role reports to the Production Manager and is in Tyrone PA. This position performs various operations necessary to produce chemicals, adhering to all applicable Grace rules and regulations, maintaining a safe work environment, and adhering to production schedules. #indeed Responsibilities

  • Operate various types of chemical production equipment including reactors, pumps, centrifuge, flaker, boilers and dryers according to the batch records and other applicable documentation or instructions.
  • Load raw materials into the processing equipment, unload the finished product, and transport the product to the appropriate location using various types of equipment and procedures applicable to the chemical being processed. May load/unload drums and weigh them before transporting.
  • Monitor the equipment being used in the production process, checking temperature, and pressure volume. Ph levels etc. by reading and interpreting various types of gauges and documenting the information at regular intervals.
  • Periodically check equipment readings in the control room interpret and document. Assist with equipment setup and changeover including basic pipefitting, running hoses, etc.
  • Adhere to all plant policies on rules and safety, fire protection, good housekeeping, operating practices, and personal conduct. Understands and uses prescribed SAFETY equipment per batch record and SAFETY policy minimum standards. Understands, executes, and adheres to company batch records, SOPs, and policies. Ensure that all equipment is operated safely and that work areas and equipment are kept clean and orderly Required Qualifications High School diploma or GED Prior industry related experience preferred. Prior experience working shift work preferred. Preferred Qualifications The incumbent must be versatile, flexible, and able to react quickly and effectively to potential problems and take the appropriate action to correct or notify the proper person. The incumbent must have the ability to handle multiple tasks and be able to set priorities with minimum supervision. A good working knowledge of the chemical manufacturing process is preferred. Benefits Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Life Insurance and Disability Grace Wellness Program Flexible Workplace Retirement Plans 401(k) Company Match - Dollar to dollar up to the first 6% Paid Vacation and Holidays Parental Leave Tuition Reimbursement U.S. Employee Benefits Summary (

Keywords: W. R. Grace, Altoona , TY-Chemical Operator Trainee, Other , Tyrone, Pennsylvania

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