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Production Operator

Company: Covestro LLC
Location: Newark
Posted on: June 14, 2022

Job Description:

We are Covestro. We are curious. We are courageous. We are colorful. We refined Chemical material solutions with game-changing products. Let us empower you to push boundaries. Join us and our 18,150 colleagues now and together we will make the world a brighter place.



Starting pay is $25.53 per hour, with the opportunity to earn up to $27.52 upon satisfactory completion of required job training.

The purpose of the Production Operator role is to operate and troubleshoot plant extrusion equipment, machines and lines; for example, feeders, extruders, computers, scales, forklifts, packers and chain hoists . You must follow standard operating procedures and ensure that health, safety and compliance is your highest priority. This role allows you to learn more about our plant operations and can open the door to career opportunities with increased responsibilities.

This is a full time role that includes competitive pay, annual bonus potential, generous paid time off, 401K with company match, retirement contribution, tuition reimbursement, parental leave and medical, dental and vision coverage (no waiting period).

Major Responsibilities:

  • Operate, maintain and troubleshoot extrusion equipment and handle extrusion line cleanups and changeovers
  • Prepare production run formulation premixes
  • Calibrate feeders and calculate factor numbers, based on run sheets, equipment and materials
  • Package and transfer finished products
  • Maintain departmental documentation
  • Make calculations using English and Metric systems.
  • Transfer raw materials
  • Sample and analyze product by visual appearance and testing as needed
  • Operate capacity shuttle yard truck.
  • Operate computer systems to perform various functions and processes required for your job


    Basic Qualifications
    • High School diploma or equivalent.
    • One year manufacturing experience
    • Meet minimum Work Keys test scores

      Knowledge & Skills:
      • Fork truck training
      • Attain/maintain shuttle yard truck certification.
      • Attain/maintain operator qualification
      • Proven problem solving skills with the ability to make adjustments to equipment set up in order to produce highest quality material as possible
      • Clearly and accurately communicate between shifts, various departments and with supervisors
      • Ability to work in teams to make improvements on products and processes



        Are you as curious, courageous and colorful as we are? If so, we can offer you an exciting career opportunity. We look forward to receiving your application and resume. Become part of our team - apply now!

        Equal Employment Opportunity: Hiring and advancement are based on job-related requirements and on an individual's qualifications to perform a job. All aspects of employment are carried out free of discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disabilities, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity/gender expression or any unlawful criterion, existing under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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