Operator 1 - Pre-Kit,

United States, North Carolina, High Point

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


Executes assigned production tasks in accordance with procedures, to ensure right levels of HSE, Quality, Service and costs.
§   Takes ownership of production assets and ensures they are operated safely and as per established procedures, guidelines and industry good practice
§   Performs daily production-, preventative maintenance-, process data collection and administration tasks as perprocedures and control systems.
§   Reports  safety, quality or other issues related to products or production processes to Team Leader / Shift Supervisor.
§   Ensures all (shift team) production targets are met whilst ensuring the appropriate quality standards are maintained.
§   Issues CAR, respectively Hazard report when any relevant issue is noticed, regardless location or responsible department.
§   Provides progress updates to the Team Leader / Shift Supervisor.
§   Attends and contributes to meetings.
§   Contributes in the investigation of HSE or quality issues for eg: customer complaints, reject batches or other quality related issues.
§   Participates in   Continuous Improvement activities & programs for HSE, Quality,   ALPS or other as may be assigned from time to time.Contributes to colour adjustment activities , where applicable, in line with agreed procedures and control systems.
§   Is familiar and complies with all the applicable corporate as well as site and laboratory policies/procedures with regard to personal conduct, HSE and Product Safety & Regulatory Affairs (PSRA) standards.
§   Operate forklift as needed to move materials
§   Raw materials are added in the arranged order on the batch ticket
§   Weighs/measures all materials used in the process for yield and accuracy of completed batches
§   Coordinates sample testing with QC and makes necessary hits/changes to batch as instructed by QC
§   Must practice and sustain expected housekeeping standard in work area
§   Must move to other tasks such as fill off and tank washing when needed once trained
§  Other duties as needed to complete production process

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Job characteristics

Closing date

December 31, 2099

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North America


United States


North Carolina


High Point

Business unit

Integrated Supply Chain

Job family


Hierarchy level

Entry Level

Full time/part time


Contract type


Job requirements/Candidate profile

Essential Qualifications
§   Ability to read, comprehend, and follow safety instructions and safety guidelines
§   Ability to pass forklift test and obtain forklift certificaction
§   Ability to operate a forklift, following all operating instructions effectively and efficiently
§   Ability to read and apply accurate labels
§   Ability to measure and weigh 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
§     Arm-Hand steadiness- Keeping your arm or hand steady
§   Near vision- ability to read labels and see details up close