Messina Group is currently assisting our client, Verdant Specialty Solutions in University Park, IL (https://www.verdantspecialty.com/), with their immediate need for a Chemical Operator.
Job Overview and Responsibilities
- Operate and monitor chemical processes, batch reactors, blend vessels, and storage tanks in manual mode and with a computerized process control system.
- Perform raw material additions, material transfers, and collect process samples
- Load and unload bulk tank trailers and railcars.
- Perform packaging operations, including unloading drum trailers and palletizing drums and bags.
- Operate forklifts and material moving equipment.
- Complete all necessary paperwork, including log sheets, checklists, and round sheets, and enter computer transactions into the SAP system.
- Complete janitorial duties and general laborer work as directed, including housekeeping activities.
- Completely understand and follow all safety policies and procedures.
- Conduct all tasks in a safe manner and utilize prescribed personal protective equipment.