General Laborer,

United States, Oregon, Salem

Business unit: Integrated Supply Chain

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel has a passion for paint. We’re experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in color and protection since 1792. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. Headquartered in the Netherlands, we operate in over 80 countries and employ around 35,000 talented people who are passionate about delivering the high performance products and services our customers expect. For more information please visit


Assist production and maintenance with various tasks needed to keep products shipped timely, work areas clean and equipment clean while following all fill off and safety procedures.

Must follow all established safety rules and procedures
Must demonstrate integrity while performing duties as per company’s Code of Conduct
- Label containers for shipment
- Wash tanks
- General cleanup of plant area, sweeping, picking up trash, moving equipment, etc.
- Other duties related to manufacturing needs
- ·         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 75lbs, 60lb bags of pigment or maneuvering drums up to 900lbs
·         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
·         Ability to work rotating shifts

Manufacturing experience
Knowledge of coating, chemical industry / paints is an asset 

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Closing date

December 31, 2099

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North America


United States





Business unit

Integrated Supply Chain

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Full time/part time


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