Company: HKA Enterprises
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Shifts Available: Please put on your resume what is your shift
7 am-7 pm or 7 pm-7 am Friday, Saturday, Sunday (Work for 36 hours,
paid for 40 hrs)
Scope of Responsibility
Responsible for focusing on the production of batch quantities of
specialty materials for industrial markets.
Duties and Function
--- Is a member of a shift team. Works in coordination with other
shift members and other shift teams to accomplish the goal of
delivering absolute top-quality products to the customer in a safe,
efficient, accurate, and timely manner.
--- Be proficient in a sufficient number of manufacturing
operations to provide the plant with flexible manufacturing
options. The goal is to become "self-managing".
--- Actively contributes to process improvement and innovation.
--- Shares knowledge acquired in operations with other members of
the manufacturing team to broaden the capability of all
--- Responsible for the shutdown of equipment in accordance with
--- Performs maintenance on own equipment such as tightening valve
packing, tightening leaking flanges, checking oil levels in
gearboxes, speed reducers, and compressor sumps, and replacing
--- Performs duties by following established procedures. Deviations
from procedures must have prior management approval.
--- Performs assignments as required by management. When in doubt
concerning an assignment, contact the production manager for
--- Responsible for maintaining an excellent level of housekeeping
in all plant areas
--- Assists in emergency situations, following assigned duty in
accordance with procedures.
--- Responsible for safe execution of duties in accordance with the
Chemical Manufacturing Safety Rules, including wearing of required
personal protective equipment, using all provided safety devices,
following all procedures.
--- Responsible for equipment checkout & startup after planned or
emergency shutdown in accordance with established procedures.
--- Actively participate in the safety process through the
execution of safety audits, participation in safety projects, and
being an attending and participating member of a safety team.
--- Complete annual safety training as required.
--- Receives raw materials in bulk from tank truck at tank farm -
includes sampling, off-loading, and inventory adjustments.
--- Performs other shipping & receiving duties, as needed.
--- Issues raw materials from staging area/warehouse to process
--- Verifies vessels and related equipment are clean, empty, and in
necessary condition to begin batch.
--- Responsible for safe, efficient, accurate, and timely charging
of prescribed raw materials to process vessels. Accurate charging
is accomplished by matching material numbers on containers with
material numbers on batch sheets.
--- Responsible for the proper charging, mixing, sampling, and
packaging of blended colorants.
--- Responsible for a timely sampling of goods in-process and
analysis of the sample in local monitoring station, or transmit to
the central monitoring station.
--- Performs physical/chemical testing in local monitoring stations
as required during chemical processing.
--- Fills out necessary batch sheets, computer sheets, records,
logs, and charts.
--- Manufactures products that have a large financial liability
associated with their application.
--- Responsible for processes that have a large dollar value
associated with the charged raw materials.
--- Performs other assignments as required by the production
Key Responsibilities And Deliverables
--- Ensure they follow the batch card.
--- Listens to instructions
Qualifications and Experience
2 years of Chemical Operator Experience preferred, not required.
Willing to train for the right candidate
Forklift Experience preferred not required
2 years in a manufacturing setting
Good communication skills
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