Title: Chemical Operator
Location: Melbourne, FL
Schedule: Monthly rotating Schedule (1st shift 8am-4:30pm, 2nd- 4pm-12:30am, 3rd-12am-8:30am)
Start date: ASAP
- Using information on work order and batch sheets, collects all required materials and measures or weighs as required for proper formulation
- The operators are handling a wide range of hazardous chemicals. Bromine is a good example. Cyanogen bromide. Trimethylchlorosilane. All kinds of flammable solvents. Many corrosive acids and bases. Many highly toxic substances, blistering agents, lachrymators. As a batch process facility the type of chemicals used change frequently with the different orders.
- Work from written, verbal or visual instructions
- Load chemical process equipment with necessary materials
- Observe rate of speed and process to insure proper operation
- Observe and follow all safety related procedures while in the work environment
- Gather raw materials
- Check completed batches for compliance with formulation specifications
- The work is both physical and technical. Solids are the most physical handling. 25 kg bags, 50 kg drums are the most common solids handling size.
- Scooping out of large filters, packing into custom size packages etc. while wearing safety gear and full face respirators is a common activity. The client provides all PPE.
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- 0-2 yrs exp. in a chemical plant or anything remotely similar to that type of environment
- Pharma, Biotech, Manufacturing, Food, Agriculture, Med Device, Chemical or any similar type of exp.
- Familiarity with chemical operating procedures preferred but not required
- Requires mechanical skills, and preferably previous work experience with industrial chemical operations.
- Must be able to pass a drug and background screening
Joule, a System One division is a leader in specialized workforce solutions and integrated services. With more than 6,000 employees and roughly 50 offices throughout the U.S. we provide scientific, clinical, engineering, energy, IT, legal and administrative staffing services. For more than 40 years, we have delivered workforce solutions and integrated services to clients nationally.