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Chemical Operator

Novozymes Blair, NE

Job Description

Pioneer a brighter future
At Novozymes, we work in close partnership with our customers and the global community to make an impact and help create a better world. For those around us, for each other and for the next generation. We use science to advance industries, and as part of Supply Operations, you will produce and deliver the biological solutions that boost our customers’ business and pave the way for a brighter future.

Chemical Operator
We’re looking for energetic people to join our Operations teams. You will function as a key team member, by operating processing equipment, wherever assigned, according to approved operations procedures for the production of industrial enzymes. Performance must include good manufacturing practices, safety, and compliance with all company rules and procedures. Duties will include unloading and preparing bulk and bagged raw materials for the process. Operating forklift and hoist systems. You will also operate process and utility equipment manually and via the plant’s computerized process control system, monitor processes, equipment and products for optimal production performance and take production samples, analyze samples in the production laboratory and take action based on the obtained results.

In this position, you need to have:

  • High School diploma or equivalent with demonstrated good math/arithmetic skills required.
  • Ability to operate processing equipment and computerized control equipment with working knowledge of relevant procedures; relevant production experience is preferred.
  • Effective written and oral communication skills necessary.
  • Ability to lift 50+ pounds with unassisted, to pull up to 20 pounds, work at elevated heights and in confined spaces, climb stairs frequently during each shift. Other physical requirements include bending, and turning valves using tools such as wrenches, etc.
  • Forklift certification preferred or the ability to be forklift certified.
  • Ability to work rotating 12 hour shifts.

Are you the next Zymer on our team? Consider a career with Novozymes and let’s realize your potential together.

Rethink Tomorrow
Novozymes is the world leader in bioinnovation. Together with customers across a broad array of industries, we create tomorrow’s biosolutions, improving our customers’ business and the use of our planet’s resources. With over 700 products used in 130 countries, Novozymes’ bioinnovations improve industrial performance and safeguard the world’s resources by offering superior and sustainable solutions for tomorrow’s ever-changing marketplace.

For more information, please contact People & Organization
Application deadline: APRIL 26, 2018

Please search for req #4631BR to apply. 

Novozymes is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All employment decisions are based on business needs without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability or veteran status.

Job Details

Date Posted May 14, 2018
Date Closes June 13, 2018
Address 600 S. 1st Street
Located In Blair, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Based on Experience
Rotating shift, day & night
Hours 42 hours per week
Start Date Immediately
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 51-8091.00 Chemical Plant and System Operators
Zipcode 68008
Name P & O Manager
Address 600 S 1st Street
City, State and Zip Blair, NE 68008

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Domestic Partner Benefits (Same-Sex)
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Salary Continuation
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Casual Dress
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Flexible Hours
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Remote Access
  • Telecommuting / Work from Home
  • Time-off to Pursue Interests
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Bonus Plan
  • Merit Increases

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