Vacancy

Operator 2,
Full-time

United States, Virginia, Roanoke

Business unit: Wood 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

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty safely, satisfactorily, and in a timely manner.
 
·         Must follow all established safety rules and procedures
·         Must demonstrate integrity while performing duties as per company’s Code of Conduct
·         Abiltity to safely operate forklift
·         Batches are distributed to batch makers who will secure materials needed to make batch from multiple storage areas
·         Materials are added to batch in the arranged order on the batch ticket. This is completed while also following safety procedures such as proper PPE, bonding and grounding, etc.
·         Batchmaker will regularly handle containers such as 5 gallon pails up to 75 lbs, 60 lb bags of pigment or maneuvering drums up to 900 lbs
·         Batchmaker will weigh/measure all materials used in this process for yield and accuracy of completed batches
·         When batch is complete, a sample is sent to the QC lab for approval.   Batchmaker or Adjuster will be notified of any adjustments that need to be made. Batchmakers or Adjusters will make all ads if there is color adjustments needed.
·         When QC approves batch, it is filled off
·         Perform area housekeeping responsibilities
 
Secondary Duties
·               Tank Washing
·               Fill off

Vacancy data

Organisation

Job characteristics

Closing date

December 31, 2099

Vacancy number

1600074C

Continent

North America

Country

United States

State/Region/Province

Virginia

Site

Roanoke

Business unit

Wood Coatings

Sub business unit

Wood Coatings_North America

Job family

Manufacturing

Hierarchy level

Entry Level

Full time/part time

Full-time

Contract type

Permanent


Job requirements/Candidate profile

Essential Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential qualification satisfactorily.
 
·         Ability to read, comprehend and follow safety instructions and safety guidelines
·         Ability to pass forklift test and certify
·         Ability to weigh and measure raw material accurately
·         Ability to lift and handle containers such as 5 gallon pails up to 75 lbs, 60 lb bags of pigment or maneuvering drums up to 900 lbs
- Must have effective interpersonal skills
- Ability to work independently
- Ability to multi-task and balance priorities
- Dedicated and committed safety leadership and presence
- Ability to climb stairs wearing steel-toed footwear
- Ability to work in hot and cold environments and inclement weather
- Ability to work in a heavy manufacturing environment with exposure to chemical agents
·         Must be able to stand or walk for long periods of time
 
Physical Demands
The physical demands described in the essential qualifications are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
 
Work Environment
The work environment characteristics described in the essential qualifications are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 
 
Education and/or Experience
Pass pre-employment physical, background check and drug screen. See essential qualifications.

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