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Operator Trainee - Chemicals - Taylorsville, MS

Do you like to work in a team environment? Are you a safety minded individual? If so, then we may have an opportunity for you!

Our Taylorsville, MS Chemical facility is seeking a qualified individual to join our manufacturing team as anOperator Trainee.This entry level position will create value by assisting operators to meet and exceed production goals while maintaining a focus on safety. By assisting operators with assigned duties, an individual will have the opportunity to gain the skills and knowledge needed to advance to an operator position.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Work variable start times, twelve (12) hour rotating shifts, weekends, on calls, holidays, and overtime as scheduled
  • Participate n in a culture of developing systems and processes to ensure safety and environmental compliance

  • Handle of raw materials and finished goods to ensure satisfaction of customer needs in a timely manner

  • Collaborate between maintenance and production employees to troubleshoot and problem solve equipment issues to drive asset reliability

  • Work around highly automated processes and continually seeking opportunities to utilize technology to optimize equipment and production goals

  • Perform tasks such as lifting up to 50 pounds, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing, and/or pulling for up to twelve (12) hours a day
  • Work at heights, in confined spaces, and in hot or cold weather conditions

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Willing and able to be clean shaven for respirator fit
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Six (6) months or more of previous experience within a manufacturing, industrial, military or production environment 
  • Willing and able to meet the physical and safety requirements of the job

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Experience using a computer for record-keeping and documentation functions

  • Experience troubleshooting manufacturing equipment

  • Previous experience in the chemical industry

Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information:www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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