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Manufacturing Operator 2 (Day Shift)

Posted 03 Aug 2018

Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin - United States

Req Id 177774


A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

Your Role

Produces and purifies chemical compounds to meet the demands and requirements of Sigma-Aldrich customers.  Serves as a production process resource for the department.  Improves procedures and processes to cut costs, improve quality or safety and increases efficiency as directed by authorized personnel.


****************Earn a $1000 Sign On Bonus payable after 30 days of employment*****************


Day Shift:  6:00 am -6:30 pm ( A or B)  , 24/7 rotating 12 hours schedule.  

Payrate:  $19.25 an hour




  • Manufacturing Operator 4 is responsible to perform essential job functions required by the Manufacturing Operator 3 level.
  • Independently investigates and identifies current inefficiencies, and implement improvements
  • Documents and shares ideas
  • Team Leader of cross-departmental initiative, examples could include PDSA groups, site-wide training programs, ERT, Safety Committee, Ergonomics, etc.
  • Trained/training to Op 3 level in multiple departments (Pro 1, Pro 2, Pro 3)
  • Suggests benchmark improvements realized through multi-departmental work assignments
  • Positive performance history
  • Well versed in needed SAP applications, e.g. entering work hours into PI sheets, billing off materials, material movements
  • Modifies complex MPRs, revision number 
  • Performs complex analytical techniques; includes in-process testing, sample preparation and interpretation of results
  • Carries out departmental chemist functions at discretion of local management


Who You Are

Basic Qualifications

  • Education:
    • HS Diploma or GED required
    • Desirable: AS Chemistry or Science related associate degree (chemical technician) or 2 yrs college chemistry.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge and Skills: Effective oral and written communication skills.  Mechanical aptitude.  Basic mathematical skills.  Ability to read and understand written protocols.  Ability to operate forklift or hand pallet truck.  Basic understanding of chemical reactions and hazards.  Ability to operate hand tools, lab equipment, calculator and weighing and measuring devices.  Basic understanding of ISO and quality systems.  Ability to provide answers to process problems.  Ability to train or mentor new employees or co-workers.


Additional local needs:

  • Environmental Conditions - Manufacturing Environment: Occasionally works near moving mechanical parts. Is required to wear appropriate protective gear, (hard hats, glasses/goggles, chemical resistant suits, gloves, safety shoes) and other personal protection equipment "PPE" to protect themselves from toxic or corrosive chemicals in the forms of liquids, solids, vapors or airborne particles.  The work area may occasionally be wet, humid abnormally hot or cold.
  •  Physical Requirements - Manufacturing Environment: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, walk, reach above the shoulder, stoop, kneel, twist, crouch or crawl for long periods of time.  The employee must be able to talk, hear, taste and smell.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds unassisted and ability to push and pull heavy materials to complete assignment. The employee may be required to lift more poundage with assistance. Specific vision requirements of this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth vision, and the ability to adjust focus.  Uses phones, computers, computer monitors and all office/manufacturing equipment. The employee is also required to type at a computer keyboard and have the ability to read CRTs/computer monitors.



What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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****************Earn a $1000 Sign On Bonus payable after 30 days of employment*****************

The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to his/her Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because he/she made a good faith report of discrimination.


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