MacDermid Enthone Manufacturing Operator in Maple Plain, Minnesota

GENERAL PURPOSE OF JOB: 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 FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Following written procedures, weigh out quantities of powdered 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. ADDITIONAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist in shipping/receiving when required and directed. Will perform tasks according to the safe operating procedures established. Will use and be responsible for all personal protective equipment provided or issued. Will be responsible for inspecting the equipment prior to use, and cleaning after use. SAFETY Maintains good safety practices. Sees that all accidents, incidents, and near misses are reported (via reports), and that first aid is given in case of injury. Ensures that all safe working procedures are followed and observed. Checks for unsafe conditions during their shift, and either corrects or reports these items to the supervisor. Maintains a high standard of housekeeping as part of normal operations.