• Kettle Operator Helper

    WorkLink Staffing
    Job Description

    A leading provider of epoxy additives and custom chemical manufacturing in Harrison City, PA is seeking to immediately hire a Full-Time Kettle Operator Helper.

    The Kettle Operator Helper is responsible for safely producing, monitoring, sampling and packaging chemical products in the plant.

    • $15.39 per hour
    • Opportunity to make up to $17.00 per hour within your first year.
    • 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
    • Benefits (Health, Vision, Dental) start the first day up conversion.

    Duties & Responsibilities:

    • Receive oral and/or written work assignments from supervisor or group leader
    • Read and review operating procedures and determine what is needed to complete task
    • Set up and operate production kettle with assistance of another senior operator, from instructions supplied by engineering and/or supervisor.
    • Complete simple repairs to equipment
    • Understand utility systems - boilers and steam, chilled water, nitrogen, compressed air
    • Understand basic plant unit operations
    • Run appropriate in-process tests
    • Perform necessary calculations, summarize production data and take appropriate actions
    • Evaluate performance of special purpose equipment
    • Maintain work area, tools and equipment in a clean and orderly manner.


    • Must have ability to wear a respirator for extended periods
    • Must have ability to enter vessels for cleaning purposes
    • Must have ability to lift 55 lbs.
    • Must have ability to climb ladders and stairs on a regular basis.
    • High School Diploma or equivalent
    • Forklift Certified
    • Basic computer skills
    • Effective communication skills
    • Commitment to safety, participation and adherence to company policies
    • Background Clearance, Drug Test, Pre-employment Physical and Respirator Fit Test
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