Hours: Work hours will vary from 20-40 hours+ per week
Description of Job Duties
Assist in build and operation of chemical processes. Clean area and maintain parts/equipment inventories. Create requisitions for PMs. Help construct and operate chemical pilot plant processes using pipe, tubing, AC/DC-powered instruments/equipment. Assist in operating complex chemical and petroleum processes at pilot (small) scale. Maintain equipment/vehicles, install/remove insulation, deliver packages, assist with welding, cutting, wiring, wire installation, drawings, etc. Document operation data in logbook and communicate to other shifts. Perform analytical testing using gas chromatograph. Create and manage chemical and equipment inventory.
Required Education, knowledge, skills and abilities:
HS Diploma, hands on experience with mechanical and electrical systems. Knows how to work with several hand tools and power tools. Any experience with chemicals or chemical processes such as distillation is a plus. Experience troubleshooting and problem solving is also a plus. Computer experience with Excel and Word. Shift work 24/7 will be required.
Description of Physical Requirements (standing, walking for long periods of time):
Working in a plant, lab or highbay will require standing, walking up/down stairs and ladders and working in outdoor weather. Our work sites are in several places on 1200 acres of property. Candidate may have to walk between work sites.
Drivers license required
Steel Toed Shoes required
May be forklift and/or golf cart trained
Normal shift will be 8:00 am – 5:00 pm but that is subject to change
Candidate will be utilized to fill period of work increases and may be released a soon as work or contracts decrease. 20-40+ hours per week, normally 40 hours per week. 24/7 shift work will be required at some point.