Manpower Group Chemical Operator in Wyandotte, Michigan

Chemical Operator

Job Description

The chosen Candidate will be responsible for the manufacture and packaging of Chemical Intermediates and Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients at the Wyandotte API manufacturing facility. Responsibilities : Completes proper set up, operation, cleaning and maintenance of equipment per Standard Operating Procedures on a per shift basis. *Weighs, measures, and checks all raw materials, and ensures that manufactured batches contain the proper ingredients and quantities. *Maintains clear, accurate records and clean production areas in compliance with regulatory requirements, current good manufacturing practices, and Standard Operating Procedures.Assist with in-process testing to ensure that batches meet product specifications. *Adheres to corporate/local EHS standards and contributes to improving the safety culture. *Creates and revises Standard Operating Procedures. *Operates distributed control system (DCS), including scheduling batches, executing phases, monitoring batch progress as per written instructions and responds appropriately to process upsets. *Ability to troubleshoot a majority of the plant's systems and equipment problems and proposes corrective actions. *Attends all required training and complies with all responsibilities associated with the operating technician position, as detailed in Standard Operating Procedures. Qualifications : The ideal Candidate will have at least 1-2 years of Chemical/API plant experience. Candidates MUST have solid interpersonal skills supporting ability to work in a team environment and coordinate activities with other departments or outside vendors. Must have the ability to exercise judgment to solve operational problems where the answer is not apparent. Must be able to use a personal computer and various software packages. Must be able to establish priorities, work independently, and proceed with objectives with limited supervision.