Reports To: Operations Supervisor
Location: Riverton, WY,
SCOPE OF POSITION
The B Operator is responsible for the day to day operation of the Chemtrade Production facility at Riverton, WY. This employee shall be a safety focused individual and will be highly involved in plant programs aimed at continual improvement, mechanical integrity, and improving the facility's reliability and efficiency.
Performs duties within parameters set by the A Operator on shift, Operations Supervisor, and /or instructions written in the operations log books.
Demonstrates attention to detail, adaptability, being a self-starter, ability to learn and good communications skills are essential
Follow established operational and safety SOP's to make Right First Time decisions and elimination of product contamination.
Act as an "owner"/operator in a minimum supervision environment to achieve a safe, environmentally sound, and reliable facility operation.
Oversee Safe Work permit process to ensure 100% compliance with all permitting including Energy Control compliance (LOTO), all Safe Work and Confined Space procedures, and following all Stop Work and Life Critical programs or procedures.
Assists Maintenance Mechanics in the performance of their duties as needed and performs minor maintenance duties if it will not interfere with primary operations duties.
Monitor, adjust and document process controls and equipment operation to maintain efficient, reliable operations of the facility.
Ensure that the process is operated within the guidelines/limits per procedures.
Performs water treatment analyses on the waste heat boilers, cooling towers, and NPDES to ensure they are all within the limits and makes the required chemical adjustments.
Participates in reviews of SOP's and other operational, ISO documents.
Ensure that all operations meet or exceed environmental and safety regulations through routine audits, inspection checklists, participation in Incident Investigation root cause analysis and documentation of the operation.
Participate in special projects aimed at continual improvement for the safety of employees and visitors, environmental performance, product quality and security of the property within the framework of RC14001 & ISO 9001 standards.
Maintain weekly timesheets in accurate format.
Follow all plant Rules & Regulations including lack of tardiness and absenteeism.
Comply with all plant safety rules such as meet annual plant physical exam requirements, perform tasks utilizing all PPE, maintain and document PPE condition.
Follow all plant safety guidelines such as Confined Space, High Work, Management of Change, Hot Work, Operating Procedures
Other duties as assigned
Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalency
0 - 2 years experience working in a plant environment performing similar duties is preferred
Ability to use computer effectively, Microsoft programs, maintenance management system, e-mail, etc.
Must be flexible to work rotating schedules
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, manufacturer's literature, P&ID's diagrams or schematics..
By joining our team, you will have the chance to be part of a vibrant and growing company. We offer an exciting work atmosphere and opportunities for professional development. At Chemtrade, we take pride in rewarding our employees for their commitment, performance and hard work by offering a variety of programs and services. We offer a comprehensive and very competitive health and wellness program, including medical, dental, paid vacation and a fitness activity subsidy. Our unique culture enables employees to thrive in a supportive and engaging workplace. Employee engagement is not just something we talk about at Chemtrade, but fulfilled through exciting programs like Employee Recognition and Rewards (CHEers!), and Chemtrade University.
Our friendly work environment fosters positive interaction amongst employees within and throughout different departments and locations. We treat our employees with fairness and equity. We value diversity, recognize the benefits of an inclusive work environment and pride ourselves on our commitment to the Health and Safety of our employees and the communities we work in through Responsible Care.
Chemtrade is one of the world's largest suppliers of sulphuric acid, liquid sulphur dioxide (SO2) and sodium hydrosulphite (SHS), and a leading processor of spent sulphuric acid. Chemtrade is also a leading regional supplier of sulphur and sodium chlorate, one of only two North American producers of phosphorous pentasulphide and also produces zinc oxide and water treatment chemicals. Chemtrade obtains these products from its own production facilities and through long-term marketing services agreements and distributes them to customers around the world. In January 2014, Chemtrade acquired General Chemical, a leader in water chemicals with nearly 50 North American production facilities. Chemtrade manufactures a broad line of organic and inorganic chemicals for a wide variety of industries and applications. Our products include aluminum sulfate, aluminum chlorohydrate, and ferric sulfate for water treatment applications. We stand behind our products with solid technical support. We are one of the leading producers across every business we service.
Chemtrade is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Chemtrade is committed to fair and accessible employment practices and will, where possible, provide accommodations for persons with disabilities.