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Maple Plain, MN

Job ID: 66699 Industry: Converted

Position Title: Chemical Handler
Schedule: MON-FRI
Hours: 8-4: 30
Pay rate: $18-19

Temporary position until June 2018

Position Description: Pump, pour, blend and package chemicals as per batch manufacturing instructions. Follow all health, safety and environmental regulations, pull quality control approved materials from inventory as detailed on batch sheets utilizing the proper equipment (forklift, reach truck, etc.). Perform physical inventories, and maintain inventory counts through proper documentation of materials used by performing the following duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Following written procedures, weigh out quantities of powders or liquid chemicals into the proper mixing container or tank; blend, sample, pump and package finished product for warehousing.
Pull required raw materials from warehouse as detailed in batch sheets, using proper moving equipment.
Inventory materials as directed by physical count. Maintain inventory count through proper documentation of raw materials used.
Add raw materials to mixing vessel using the correct pump or specified equipment, to the weight or level specified in the batch sheet. Properly clean and stow all pumps and equipment after each use.
Mix product following written direction for time and/or heat requirements.
Provide samples to quality control. Pump, package and label finished product to appropriate container when directed.
Operate all mechanical devices used in the production area including water system and waste treatment system, pumps, mixers and ventilation system.
Properly label all containers.
Warehouse finished goods in appropriate designated area using forklift or reach truck as required. Insure that proper Personal Protective Equipment is used and maintained at all times.

Assist in shipping/receiving when required and directed.
Will perform tasks according to the safe operating procedures established.
Will be responsible for inspecting the equipment prior to use, and cleaning after use.

Skills: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Dress Code: Casual, Glasses, apron, gloves, steel toe slip resistant waterproof boots, uniforms, face shields, respirators, dust suits

Lifting Requirements: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, or crouch. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 100 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds.

Requirements for the position: Background and drug test

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