Vacancy

Filler - 3rd Shift,
Full-time

United States, Illinois, Waukegan

Business unit: Speciality Coatings

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, with leading market positions and brands in countries around the world. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In practical terms, that means our sustainable solutions are in your lives, and those of your friends and family, every day. We’re the people that make it possible for you to do what you need to do.

Responsibility

BASIC PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVE OF THE POSITION:

Filter/fill products from manufacturing vessels to required containers as stated on the batch ticket for internal use and/or to sell to customers.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: .

Essential Functions:
A. Filter and fill containers (2 oz bottles to 350 gallon totes) as required from the information on a batch ticket, as directed by a supervisor, or by the Standard Operating Procedure.
B. Set up the necessary filtering/filling equipment per SOP.
C. Follow Quality Control instructions for cleanliness checks and sampling.
D. Collect appropriate containers to fill batch, checking all containers for cleanliness.
E. Label appropriate containers as required from information on batch ticket.
F. Complete the required paperwork (filling checklist, move slip, equipment check list, fill tickets, etc.)


ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

Secondary Functions:
A. Collect and dispose of hazardous waste.
B. Collect and dispose of recycle items.
C. Responsible for working with co-worker to keep work areas clean and organized.
D. Comply with all HSE policies.
E. Other duties as assigned.

PROBLEM SOLVING AND ANALYSIS:

1. Ability to calculate fill weights for different types of fills based on the actual weight per gallon.
2. Ability to calculate the yield of a batch based on the number of containers filled and how much material is in each container.
3. Calculate the correct number of containers needed based on information on a batch ticket.


6. INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL WORK CONTACTS:

Contact Frequency Purpose
Quality Control Daily Cleanliness approvals on batches
Warehouse Daily Ordering and recieving containers
R&D
External Auditors
Production Planning Occasionally
Infrequently
Occasionally Watching a new product fill
Reviewing procedures
Checking status of a fill


OTHER:

Fillers are the last people to see the product before it goes to the customer. This is why it is very important the every container is perfect inside and out. Everyday is a different challenge given the diverse batch sizes and large number of different containers.

This position requires the incumbent to maintain an awareness of the relevance and importance of the above listed responsibilities and how they contribute to the achievement of quality objectives and customer satisfaction. The incumbent is expected to adhere to all rules for safety and health and to the site’s environmental policies, rules and regulations.

Vacancy data

Organisation

Job characteristics

Closing date

December 31, 2099

Vacancy number

160005Y0

Continent

North America

Country

United States

State/Region/Province

Illinois

Site

Waukegan

Business unit

Speciality Coatings

Sub business unit

Speciality Coatings_North America

Job family

Manufacturing

Hierarchy level

Entry Level

Full time/part time

Full-time

Contract type

Permanent


Job requirements/Candidate profile

• High school graduate or equivalent
• Ability to walk or stand most of the shift
• Ability to do repetitive movements and sometimes may require lifting 55 lbs or more
• Must be able to follow written instructions acquired from a batch ticket
• Capable of wearing a respirator and passing a written and hands-on walkie/stacker test

Employment at AkzoNobel is contingent upon the successful completion of both a pre-employment background check and a drug screening. In some case, pre-employment physicals may also be required.

All candidates hired must be able to provide proper documentation of their eligibility to work in the US.

AkzoNobel is an E-Verify Employer.

AkzoNobel is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans (M/F/D/V)


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