Valdosta Manufacturing site has an excitingopportunity for Manufacturing Production Operators to join Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Divisionof DowDuPont. In this role, you will operate the processes of themanufacturing unit to meet safety, environmental, production, yield, andquality requirements. As you move through levels of responsibility,you'll be challenged with additional responsibilities while continuing tofulfill the role outlined for Manufacturing Production Operators and haveexceeded the successful performance criteria.
CortevaAgriscience, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont offersan excellent benefits package that begins on your first day of employment. Thisincludes a generous 401k match, health and dental insurance, 15 days ofvacation, a variable bonus plan, and much more!
This positionwill be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:
Take and record process data (pressure,temperature, flow rates, etc.) in order to monitor and evaluate process status.
Read, interpret, and follow oral and writteninstructions such as operations' guidelines, plant orders, standard operatingconditions, and operating procedures in order to properly operate the unit.
Follow all prescribed safety andenvironmental practices in order to prevent injuries, prevent incidents, andensure compliance with all environmental regulations.
Select and wear proper personal protectiveequipment (hard hat, safety glasses, steel toed shoes, fall protectionequipment, acid suit, respiratory equipment, etc.) in order to prevent personalinjury.
Operate process equipment using variedprocess controls such as manual, pneumatic, PLC and DCS systems in order tokeep the process operating under normal conditions.
Connect process and utility hoses with orwithout tools as appropriate while wearing the necessary personal protectiveequipment in order to maintain the correct flow of the process.
Handle, change out and pack both hazardousand non-hazardous materials wearing personal protective equipment in order tomanage inventories without exposure or release to the environment.
Perform chemical equipment breaks and vesselentries following site safety procedures and wearing personal protectiveequipment in order to do maintenance and safety inspections on equipment.
Perform minor maintenance work using handtools in order to maintain equipment.
Operate mobile equipment such as forklift.
Operate process equipment such as reactors,columns, compressors, pumps, etc. in order to make quality product and meetbusiness needs.
Collect and analyze process samples using labmethods and equipment for process control in order to verify product quality.
Perform routine inspections on safetyequipment, ladders, and process equipment in order to ensure that they aremaintained in good working order.
Keep work area clean and orderly in order toprevent safety hazards.
Use computer based communications,data-tracking and reporting systems such as, e-mail, Hazcom, SAP, etc. in orderto monitor process data, access information and initiate work systems.
Actively participates in 6 Sigma and LeanManufacturing Quality systems in order to improve the manufacturing process.
Serves as one of the Star-Point roles, i.e.,Personnel, Operations, Safety, Environmental, Training, etc. in order to providesupport to the business.
Serve as operations' representative for
Process Hazards Analysis in order to provide operations point of view into theprocess.
All applicantsmust successfully complete online assessments to be considered for therole. Relocation and or travel assistance for interviews is not offeredfor this opportunity.
The following are required:
High School Diploma/GED
3 years of related experience in a ChemicalProcess environment
Willing and able to climb stairsand ladders and work at heights
Willing and able wear PPE (PersonalProtection Equipment)
Willing and able to lift up to 50 pounds withor without reasonable accommodation
Willing and able to work shift work (12 hourrotating) and overtime to meet business needs
The following are preferred:
2-4 years of manufacturing experience
Hazardous materials training
Forklift Experience and/or Certified
Basic computer skills
Candidates with 10+years of manufacturingexperience and additional skill set will be considered with compensation
Please include (attach) an updated resume detailing your experiences andqualifications with your application for consideration.
At Corteva Agriscience, Agriculture Divisionof DowDuPont we are committed tolooking for solutions in everything we do. Our mission calls for usinginnovation to solve problems, reduce operating costs, improve reliability, andreduce our environmental footprint. Our "Let's Solve" manifesto reminds usof our purpose and the value of our work.
Successfulcandidate will need to be able to perform the essential functions of the jobwith or without accommodation.
We are excited toannounce that Corteva Agriscience is the name of the new Agriculture Divisionof DowDuPont. We are bringing together DuPont Crop Protection, DuPont Pioneerand Dow AgroSciences to create a market-shaping, standalone agriculture companywith leading positions in seed technologies, crop protection and digitalagriculture. We will work across the global agriculture value chain to create amore efficient food system.
At CortevaAgriscience, we seek to enrich the lives of those who produce and those whoconsume. This means we will help rejuvenate the agricultural ecosystem tosupport people and the planet and to ensure progress for generations to come.
DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) is a holding company comprised of The Dow Chemical Company and DuPont with the intent to form strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, science-based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve global challenges. For more information, please visit us at www.dow-dupont.com.
The positions represented by this job posting are aligned to one of the three divisions, Agriculture, Materials Science or Specialty Products, which are expected to separate from DowDuPont into stand-alone public companies. Information on the division alignment will be provided during the recruitment process.