Kelly Services Operations Tech/Chem Operator-Direct Hire Piedmont, SC in Piedmont, South Carolina

Job Description

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Ashland LLC is currently seeking a safety focused, talented, & highly motivated individual to join our Piedmont, SC facility as an Operations Technician. This is a chemical operator position focusing on production of batch quantities of specialty materials for the coatings and adhesives markets.

Responsibilities to include the following:

Batch chemical operating tasks

Raw material/product movement


Adjusting process control instrumentation

Equipment adjustments

Sampling and testing of products

packaging of material

Record keeping

Minor maintenance tasks

Candidates will have the following:

Must be a high school graduate or equivalent

5 Years previous chemical plant experience (batch or continuous operations) is desired; other experience in a manufacturing environment will be considered

Military Experience is a plus

Strong mechanical aptitude, trouble-shooting skills and process experience

Proficiency/Familiarity with Microsoft Office Programs, including MS Outlook

Good interpersonal and communication skills are a must

This is a 12-hour shift rotating position. Must have the ability to respond to call-outs, & flexibility to work overtime

Requires close attention to detail

Ability to work in a team or individually, dependability, judgement, initiative and a positive attitude is a must

Position can require climbing, lifting, inside/outside activities and use of a forklift

The job requires the wearing of long-sleeve Nomex uniforms, respirators (requiring clean-shaven face at all times while on-duty) and other Personal Protective Equipment provided by company

Must have a valid driver's license and be able to pass the post-offer drug test and physical

Must be authorized to work in the United States

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