Lead Operator

Date:  Sep 15, 2021
Posting End Date: 

North Charleston, SC, US, 29418

Company:  Everris NA 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.  

ICL Specialty Fertilizers has two manufacturing plants near the Charleston, SC area; one in North Charleston, and one in Summerville. This position will report to the North Charleston facility but will be required to help at the Summerville facility on an as-needed basis.  These facilities manufacture controlled-release fertilizer brands Osmocote®, Agroblen®, and Agrocote®.  The shift assignment of this position varies and does involve occasional overtime, weekend, and holiday coverage as necessary.  As the Lead Operator, you will serve as the production operator.  This position will operate in 3 fertilizer coating lines which goes from raw material to packaging, and then to warehousing.

Experience/Skills Required: 

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • A minimum of 2 years' experience in a manufacturing environment or related industry.  
  • Ability to work all shifts, some weekends, and provide shift coverage as necessary.  
  • Capability to serve as the production leader to ensure all coating and blending are operating as intended.
  • Safely perform all project tasks with quality.
  • Understanding and ability to promote continuous improvements.
  • Fast learner of complex production environments with the ability to troubleshoot.
  • Ability to multi-task while staying productive, adaptive, and self-motivated.
  • Effectively coordinate and plan with available resources.
  • Ability to work at our Summerville, South Carolina plant on an as-needed basis.

What Will Set You Apart: 

  • Understanding and experience with process control.
  • Production overview experience. 


Job Level: 12


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