Process Technician in Richmond, MO at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 5/7/2021

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Job Description

Process Technician

This position is  responsible  for production assigned duties.  This includes but is not limited  to  batch and process manufacturing, compliance responsibilities, inventory control, bulk material  handling, and packaging. 

Job Duties:

• Works directly with Production Supervisors, other Process Technician, Utility, and others in  the safe handling of the equipment and chemical intermediates in both storage and use in  production; 

• Ascertain proper and sufficient verbal and written to execute daily and long term goals;

• Have a good command and general working knowledge of manufacturing equipment (i.e.  cooling tower fans and circulation pumps, chiller system, steam boilers, air compressors,  reactors, and emergency shutdown procedures; 

• Comprehension of manufacturing techniques vacuum distillation, atmospheric controls,  chemical addition, filtration methods, control of exothermic reactions, and adjustment of  rates of addition within the operating requirement of equipment used; 

• Inventory Control through cycle counts

• Executes tasks and project responsibilities as outlined and assigned from the compliance  calendar, production worklist, expected delivery report, and verbal / written instructions  from Supervisors and Management.  Examples include batch monitoring for quality and  cycle time, proper use on instructed PPE, respect for HAZCOM, and proper handling of  waste items.  Other examples including area checklist completion, waste area checklists  completion, palletizing drum trailers, offloading bulk tank trailers, staging and verification of  materials for production as well as packaging, etc.; 

• Assists in management and development of processes and safety programs;

• Manages inventory reduction per departmental inventory reduction strategy; • Participate in process improvements and upgrades manufacturing instructions;

• Participates in all environmental and safety training as required by Federal, State,  County, and Local regulations as well as company policies

• Suggests improvements for safety and compliance;  

• Promptly reports any safety incidents and participates in incident investigations as  requested; 

• Additional duties may be added



• Minimum education and practical work experience: high school diploma and 2-5 years’ minimum experience in the chemical manufacturing field or in a related area, or a suitable  combination of education and relevant experience; 

• Extensive knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within the  chemical manufacturing industry; previous work and/or substantial knowledge of,  including commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures, within the thermoset  polymer industry is a strongly considered asset. 

• Demonstrated ability to problem solve and execute job related tasks and project  responsibilities semi-independently, exercising judgment in the areas of time management  to facilitate completion of daily critical jobs as well as added daily assignments. 

• Preferred previous / recent trainings such as HAZWOPER, DOT, HAZCOM • Ability to interact and communicate effectively and professionally verbally and in writing,  and to provide exceptional service internally and externally; 

 Physical Demands 

While performing the duties of this position the employee is regularly required to sit and talk  and hear.  The employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle or feel and reach  with hands and arms.  The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, bend and reach, and  may ride in a motor vehicle.  The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 lbs. and  occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 lbs.   

2nd shift: 3pm-11pm
3rd shift: 11pm-7am 
Permanent w/ Benefits 
Richmond, MO 64085


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