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East Chicago, US

Title:  Production Operator


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Production Operator

Kemira is a global company providing chemicals and expertise to operations around the world. We are committed to being our customers’ first choice by bringing sustainable value through improved product quality, better process and resource efficiency. We offer a result-oriented and collaborative culture that empowers you to drive excellence and innovation with a major impact on the future. If you have the right mix of curiosity, a drive for excellence and an innovative mindset, we want to talk to you.


We are looking for a Production Operator for the Industry & Water segment for our East Chicago, Indiana, manufacturing site.  This position performs work safely in accordance with established procedures; troubleshoots problems; performs lab analysis tasks; and ensures the proper operation of all equipment.  The responsibilities also include monitoring tank levels and process instrumentation; operating pumps, valves, filter presses, controls and other operating devices; loading finished goods; connecting/disconnect railroad cars, and operating the fork truck, skid steer and overhead crane. 





I & W North America located in East Chicago, IN.


What we offer


  • Strong safety focused working environment
  • Collaborative team working environment
  • Competitive wages and comprehensibe benefits package, including 401K


What you need: 

  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years’ work experience in an industrial operations position preferred
  • Ability to read, write and speak English fluently
  • Ability to obtain and maintain 40 hour Hazmat certification (40 hour Hazmat certified a plus)
  • Ability to successfully complete Emergency Response Training requirements
  • Available to work overtime as required, including stay-overs and call-ins
  • Available to work all shifts
  • Fill in for operators on short notice


Find the right mix of experiences and opportunities at Kemira


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Kemira is an equal opportunity employer.


Kemira is a global chemicals company serving customers in water intensive industries. We provide expertise, application know-how and chemicals that improve our customers‘ product quality, process and resource efficiency. Our focus is on pulp & paper, oil & gas, mining and water treatment. In 2015, Kemira had annual revenue of EUR 2.4 billion and around 4,700 employees. Kemira shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd.





Nearest Major Market: Gary
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago

Job Segment: Industrial, Business Development, Equipment Operator, Paper, Forklift, Manufacturing, Sales