Marietta, US

Location Details: 

Title:  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 an experienced Polymer Reactor Operator for our Marietta Plant within the Pulp & Paper segment.  This position has the primary responsibilities of manufacturing liquid polymers, including:

 Charging, feeding, monitoring and controlling reaction vessels according to written procedures during the manufacture of finished products

  • Operation of a Distributed Control System and all reactor support equipment
  • Handling of various chemicals used in the manufacturing of products
  • Material transport via forklift
  • Housekeeping and reporting of safety hazards
  • Other reasonable duties as assigned under proper supervision

 What we offer: 

  • Long term opportunity at a key site within Kemira’s Pulp & Paper Segment.
  • Training opportunities, both formal and on the job.

 What you need: 

  • Prior experience in a chemical plant with hazardous materials transfer / handling experience.
  • Track record complying with Quality, HSE & Process Safety policies and procedures.
  • Ability to execute Emergency Response procedures applicable to position.
  • Preferred - use of computerized control system to operate chemical processes.

 Physical Requirements:

  • Respirator use, frequent motor vehicle operation and use of manual dexterity.
  • Moderate standing, walking, exposure to dusts, fumes or chemical irritants and exposure to respiratory irritants or sensitizers.
  • Sitting, squatting, bending, work around moving machinery, work on ladders, work in contained areas.
  • Must be able to work all shifts – expect to work night shift following training period.
  • Must Frequently Lift   55.1 Pounds

 Find the right mix of experiences and opportunities at Kemira

Kemira is an equal opportunity employer.

Please apply @ www.kemira.com/careers