Chemical Batch Operator

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

CAN_397373

Location

Mississauga

Job Type

Permanent

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Toronto, ON - Downtown - (CAN) 60 Yonge Street Ground Floor ON Toronto , ON - M5E 1H5 Phone : 416-977-1748

ContactNumber

416-977-1748

Job Description

WHAT YOU WILL DO

*Read batch recipes and follow instructions accordingly so that batches are made to the correct quality standard

*Stage and prepare ingredients for blends as needed for production according to batch sheets and formulas. Ensures correct ingredients are used for each batch

*Deliver chemicals into blend tanks in predetermined quantities using automated systems as well some semi-automated / manual systems

*Operate equipment safely (mix tank, scales, meters, pumps, forklifts, etc.)

*Ensures all raw materials returned to inventory have been documented correctly and the containers are in good condition

*Clean equipment when required

*Work closely with the laboratory to ensure products are formulated and tested to meet quality standards

*Responsible for drawing product samples to the lab as necessary

*Raise process issues with Manufacturing Manager and Lab Technicians.

*Complete all batch documentation accurately and in a timely manner so as to ensure raw material inventory is properly accounted for

*Adhere to all safety policies and procedures at all time, raise concerns as they arise

*Champion continuous improvement initiatives

*Autonomous maintenance activities; changing of diaphragm pumps, hose cam locks, fittings etc.

*Other duties relevant to the position, assigned as required



WHAT YOU BRING TO THE TABLE

*Strong understanding of safety regulations and accountability for personal and coworker safety

*Strong understanding of WHMIS / GHS

*Analytical ability, capability to troubleshoot and diagnose process systems

*Strong written and verbal English communication skills

*Flexible and adaptable to a changing environment

*Sense of ownership and pride in work

*Continuous improvement background, able to identify process improvements and drive them through to completion

*Mechanical skills

*Familiarity with good manufacturing processes, ISO 9001

*Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

*Ability to self-motivate and organize priorities to ensure customer and company needs are being met

*Chemical Manufacturing industry experience

*Valid Forklift license