Chemical Operator

Date:  Jan 2, 2021
Posting End Date:  Feb 1, 2021

Lawrence, KS, US, 66044

Company:  ICL Specialty Products Inc

Job Description

ICL is a global leader in the Bromine, Potash, Phosphates and Innovative Ag Solutions markets.  More than 11,000 talented employees across 30 countries in 5 continents work tirelessly to support humanity’s most crucial needs.  Our employees are helping to feed the world’s growing population and provide better and safer industrial solutions that improve quality of life and even save lives.


As an operator in our chemical processing plant you’ll be trained to:


  • Operate our machinery
  • Monitor and record data from instrument panels
  • Troubleshoot the process
  • Make necessary adjustments to the chemical process
  • Keep an overall awareness of the status of machines and material
  • Additional duties include driving a fork truck, dumping recycle, assisting other operators, clean-up, moving material from the warehouse and other duties as needed


Starting Pay: $19.65/hour plus shift premiums. Increase up to $28.25/hour after training in Chemical Operator positions


Required Skills:


  • Ability to work rotating shifts
  • Previous shift experience preferred
  • Ability to lift 50 pound bags
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to complete new-hire training and testing (written & performance)
  • Ability to learn new duties and progress to chemical operator level
  • Strong safety background/orientation
  • Ability to safely exit out of the plant in the event of an emergency


Required Experience:


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Current driver’s license preferred
  • Previous industrial / manufacturing experience preferred


Job Level: 11


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

Nearest Major Market: Lawrence