Vacancy

Warehouse Operator,
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

 
About the company
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.
 
This position is responsible for the weighing and staging of materials sent to the plant and the return to warehouse of materials sent from the plant.
 
- Stage materials for the plant
- Return materials to warehouse locations from plant
- Completion of paperwork associated with process
- Maintain inventory accuracy
- Maintain acceptable level of cleanliness
- Other duties as assigned

Vacancy data

Organisation

Job characteristics

Closing date

December 31, 2099

Vacancy number

1600082Z

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 degree or equivalent
- Ability operate a variety of material handling equipment
- Ability to lift 55Lb
- Ability to push/pull containers weighing up to 600lb
- Capable of using any personal protective equipment needed
- Capable of passing any material handling tests required
- Capable of demonstrating competency in both the process and the movement of materials
- Able to follow written instructions acquired from a pick-list or order
This position is responsible for operating equipment used in moving materials. Standard Operating Procedures are in place for most stages of the process. Non-routine situations require that a Supervisor be notified before proceeding.           
 
The Waukegan site produces a very wide range of products and sizes ranging from 2,000 – 5,000 gallons. This diversity puts great demands on the Pre-Batch Operators to support the plant floor. They must be sensitive to inventory variations and deal with them aggressively. Great attention to detail is needed to achieve the strict accuracy standards required.
 
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 employee is expected to adhere to all rules for safety and health and to the site's environmental policies, rules, and regulations.
 
LISS**
 
As a leading coatings and specialty chemical company AkzoNobel is proud to offer a competitive compensation package as well as a comprehensive benefits program designed to support the health, wellness and financial security of our employees and their families. Benefits include group medical, dental and vision coverage, group and supplemental life insurance, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement and much more.

Employment at AkzoNobel is contingent upon the successful completion of both pre-employment background checks and drug screening. 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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