Utility Production

Date:  Jun 16, 2022
Posting End Date:  Jun. 27, 2022

Gallipolis Ferry, WV, US, 25515

Company:  ICL-IP America Inc.

Job Description

Major Responsibilities/Accountabilities:
Basic Utility Fundamentals

  • Exhibits behaviors demonstrating knowledge of safety and regulatory policy.
  • Understanding of basic chemistry concepts, inclusive of phosphorus.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, schematics, and symbols.
  • Ability to use mathematics as it relates to operator job tasks.
  • Ability to make the various type measurements as required.
  • Possess knowledge of Gallipolis Ferry plant lay-out and equipment location.
  • Understanding of an operator’s role to the Site Production Plan, the Site Shipping Plan and the Site ISO Certification.
  • Can-do attitude and ability to be flexible in the role.
  • Demonstrated strong motivation and self-directed skills as well as the ability to problem-solve. 
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment with people of varying skills and backgrounds including being responsible, supportive and communicative. 

All other duties assigned pertaining to the production utility position.


Advanced Utility – Tract #2 Operations

  • Achieve all components of Process Plant Fundamentals accountabilities.
  • Ability to operate the drumming manifold in shipping.
  • Ability to perform Lab Aide duties during absence periods.


Experience/Skills Required: 

  • External candidates must have a High school education or equivalency (GED).  Must achieve passing understanding and knowledge of skills test.
  • After hire, employee must successfully complete a 90-day probationary period.
  • After award of the position to an internal candidate, employee must successfully complete 120-day evaluation period and test based on generally accepted skill measuring techniques. 
  • This is a posted job which is subject to the bidding process.  Award of job to employee is based on requirements dictated by most current CBA (Labor Agreement) in affect at time of job awarding.  In general job award is based on seniority and qualifications.  If no bidders or qualified employees on lay-off status, hire will be made outside the plant.
  • Preferred:  Fork truck operation certification.  2-5 years of progressive experience in chemical operations. Associates degree (Applied Science in Engineering Technology- Manufacturing Option or Applied Process Technologies- Chemical Operator Option), plus 1-2 years of industrial maintenance/production experience.  Or combination of training and experience.  
  • Chemical manufacturing experience in a union environment preferred.    
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment along with managing multiple projects/priorities/tasks simultaneously.
  • Computer skills- Microsoft Office, Outlook, and SAP
  • Interpret and use of paperwork/forms encountered on the job.
  • Must meet the physical demands of the job.


Job Level: 11


Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabilities

Nearest Major Market: Huntington
Nearest Secondary Market: Ashland