Vacancy

Operator 2,
Full-time

United States, North Carolina, High Point

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

Purpose/Key Objective
Operating a fork lift, maintaining storage of raw materials, intermediates and finished goods while obtaining materials needed for batch makers, adjusters, tinters and fill off as needed by production while following all safety guidelines and procedures. 
Organizational Structure
- Supervisor
- Lead Person
- Member of Manufacturing Department
- No Direct reports

Functional Responsibilities
Principal Accountabilities/Critical Objectives 

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
· Coordinator will operate and inspect forklift daily and turn in inspection form
· Batch makers will order materials needed to make batch from material coordinator or the warehouse
· Materials are delivered to a designated area for the batch maker
· Remaining material is put back where it came from or the empty containers are taken to designated areas for proper disposal or reconditioning.
· Assist fill off operator in obtaining proper containers for batches being filled off
· Finished goods are taken to shipping, intermediates put in their storage location and overages in the overage area
· Hazardous waste containers are to be taken to the accumulation area as soon as they are full, labeled and dated
· Keep yards and storage areas in a neat and clean state
· Remove all trash and rags from the building at the end of the shift
· Actively engaged in 5S activities
· Helps sustain and improve organization in work areas
· Perform area housekeeping responsibilities 

Secondary Duties
Batchmaking or Fill off


Vacancy data

Organisation

Job characteristics

Closing date

December 31, 2099

Vacancy number

1700036T

Continent

North America

Country

United States

State/Region/Province

North Carolina

Site

High Point

Business unit

Wood Coatings

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 left 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
· Arm-Hand steadiness- Keeping your arm or hand steady
· Near vision- ability to read labels and see details up close
· Ability to operate a forklift, following all operating instructions effectively and efficiently 
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
High School diploma or equivalent. Pass pre-employment physical, background check and drug screen. See essential qualifications. 

Skills Operation and control
- Ablity to use equipment to perform duties of job safely and effectively
Mathematics- Knowledge of basic math including adding, subtracting, mulitplication, division, fractions and measurements
Operation Monitoring- Abitlity to watch gauges, dials, or display screens to ensure proper operation of equipment


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