Chemical Operator I (Rotating Swing Shift)

Posted 11 Mar 2024

Martin, South Carolina - United States

Req Id 272163


Work Your Magic with us! Start your next chapter and join EMD Electronics.

Ready to explore, break barriers, and discover more? We know you’ve got big plans – so do we! Our colleagues across the globe love innovating with science and technology to enrich people’s lives with our solutions in Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics. Together, we dream big and are passionate about caring for our rich mix of people, customers, patients, and planet. That's why we are always looking for curious minds that see themselves imagining the unimaginable with us.

Everything we do in EMD Electronics is to help us deliver on our purpose of being the company behind the companies, advancing digital living. We are dedicated to being the trusted supplier of high-tech materials, services and specialty chemicals for the electronics, automotive and cosmetics industries. We foster a global collaborative organization made up of individuals who have the passion to win, obsess about the customer, are relentlessly curious and act with urgency. Together, we push the boundaries of science to make more possible for our customers.

This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization. External applicants must be eligible to work in the US.

Earn $3,000 sign on bonus if hired for this role 


Your Role:

The Chemical Operator will be responsible for performing the daily production duties of the assigned production area along with the other Operators of the production team. This position will assure optimum operation of equipment by maintaining full compliance with operating instructions and company policies and procedures as well as assuring the safe and environmentally compliant operation of the production processes.


This is an onsite 12-hour rotating swing shift with occasional overtime.


Job duties include:

  • Participating in process performance analysis and improvements within areas of responsibility
  • Assisting other shift members by performing normal operator duties
  • Packing containers, material handling, coordination of chemical transfers from vessel to vessel through filtration processes
  • Maintaining technical databases, as requested, by Lead Operators and/or Production Management
  • Reviewing shift notes and providing detailed information of production status during shift turnovers for assigned areas
  • Providing on-the-job training to Chemical Operator I classification, as requested, by Production Management


Physical Attributes:

  • Work at times in extreme climates (high/low temperatures and humidity)
  • Climb stairs, ladders and walk long distances during the workday
  • Move and handle heavy objects with appropriate equipment
  • Will have annual physicals associated with material handling and PPE usage


Who You Are:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 1+ years of manufacturing process experience
  • 6+ months of experience operating a forklift


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of manufacturing process experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel and Word
  • Associate degree in any discipline
  • Leadership experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Technical knowledge in chemical manufacturing environment
  • SPC experience
  • CPR and First Aid certification
  • Exposure to Lean Six Sigma and ISO certification.


What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!
Apply now and become a part of our diverse team!

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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 their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

We are committed to an equitable hiring process for candidates from a diverse range of backgrounds. As part of this commitment, applicants with disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodations. Please contact, if a reasonable accommodation is needed or if you otherwise need assistance to participate in the hiring process.

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