ICL North America Production Operator 1 in Summerville, South Carolina

Production Operator 1

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Job Description

The Operator 1 serves as the production leader on a shift. The shift assignment of this position will depend on operational needs and seniority but can be any one of the following: first (7am to 3pm), second (3pm to 11pm), or third (11pm to 7am). The position will involve occasional overtime, weekend and holiday coverage as necessary. The Lead Operator is expected to effectively communicate with Engineering, Maintenance, and QA personnel.

Major Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Serving as shift leader to ensure all production activities are meeting goals.

  • Operating production and packaging equipment in a fertilizer coating operation

  • Loading raw materials

  • Maintaining a clean and organized work area

  • Cycle counting materials

  • Loading and unloading trucks

  • Providing direction and oversight to Temporary Laborers

  • Logging and entering results in computerized production management systems

  • Maintaining high level of safety and quality focus

Required Skills

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Mechanical aptitude

  • Ability to solve problems

  • Basic math skills

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs

  • Demonstrated computer proficiency

Required Experience

  • 2+ years of experience in a manufacturing plant environment. Experience in chemical industry is a plus.

  • Forktruck operation experience.

Job Location

Summerville, South Carolina, United States

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EEO/AA EMPLOYER/Veterans/Disabled