The Polyurethane Operator/Batch Maker is responsible for manufacturing and packaging by blending raw materials according to formulation and process instructions, chemical staging, and tank farm operations
Batch chemical components per formula specifications and complete all required documentation
Ensure batch quality and integrity, and meet production schedules
Assist team member with Hazardous materials in drums, cylinders and bulk tanks
Deliver batch samples and required documentation to QA Lab
Measure materials with calibrated scales throughout the plant
Will be required to work with hazardous materials associated with urethanes and to wear all required PPE including rubber gloves daily
Operate a variety of mixing/blending equipment across plant floor as needed
Manage formula supply to assigned lines
Assist in chemical staging
Label product supply lines and blending tanks with batch/line release forms
Manage loading and unloading of rail cars
Maintain chemicals and tank rotations- hooking hoses to desired pip plumbed to tank
Writing receivers on required paperwork on all incoming products
Maintain and clean plant facilities, i.e. plant floors, storage areas, mixing/storage tanks, hoses, pumps, etc.
Follow established company rules and regulations, safety precautions, and maintain quality standards
Follow established company Quality System Procedures and Work Instructions
Fill and package drum, tote, pail and bulk containers from bulk storage or production tanks
Organize various packages for shipping and warehousing.
Materials are moved throughout the plant via forklifts, fork lift pickers, etc.
Perform other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent
5 years’ experience working in manufacturing with Mixer/Blender
Self -starter and able to execute job task with limited supervision
Possess above average mechanical and mathematical aptitude
High degree of attention to detail in fast paced environment
Must pass respirator clearance fit test