Chemical Operator (Multiple Openings)

Date:  4 May 2024
Posting End Date: 

St. Louis, MO, US, 63111

Company:  ICL Specialty Products Inc

Job Description

The Chemical Operator position is in our food chemical processing plant. As the Chemical Operator, you will operate in a safe and efficient manner, carrying out basic duties, some of the basic job duties are listed below: Raw Material handling and unloading.


I’m interested! What will I get to do in this position? 

  • Material packing using manual, semi-automatic, and automated packing systems
  • Restocking of packaging supplies
  • Trailer loading and unloading using fork truck
  • Bulk truck loading and unloading
  • Clean-up and housekeeping
  • Operate chemical equipment
  • Troubleshoot process problems
  • Troubleshoot product flow


What skills and experience do I need to be successful in this role? 

  • 2+ years’ experience in an industrial manufacturing facility
  • Applicants must have a minimum of a high school diploma or GED
  • Have the physical ability to lift and carry 50 lbs. further than 10 feet on a frequent basis
  • Must be able to work in confined areas while wearing protective clothing & equipment
  • Must be able to work in a team environment with minimal supervision, rotating shifts, including weekends and holidays
  • Basic understanding of mechanical systems, computer applications
  • Good reading and comprehensive skills
  • Must be able to learn new duties and progress to chemical operator level
  • Must be capable of operating a fork truck


What will set me apart?

  • Active St. Louis stationary engineer's license is preferred


Starting Rate: $27.54/hour - $30.83/hour 


We've Got You Covered
ICL is committed to offering you a comprehensive set of benefits to empower you and your family physically, mentally, emotionally, and financially. The benefits we offer to our diverse and inclusive workforce include:


  • Competitive pay
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life benefits that start quickly – the first of the month after hire
  • Tax-advantaged health savings and spending accounts (when applicable)
  • Wellness Incentive Program to lower your health insurance cost
  • Generous Leave and FMLA policies
  • Prescription program that provides most generic maintenance medications at no cost (including Insulin products & EpiPens)
  • 401k eligibility from day one of employment with a generous company matching contribution. 100% vested after one year of service
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Student Loan Assistance
  • Free membership to a program that offers various discounts for travel, entertainment, groceries, and much more

Who is ICL?

ICL is a leading global specialty minerals and chemicals company that creates impactful solutions for humanity’s sustainability challenges in global food, agriculture, and industrial markets.  ICL leverages its unique bromine, potash and phosphate resources, its passionate team of talented employees and its strong focus on R&D and technological innovation to drive growth across its end markets. Our agricultural products feed the world’s growing population, our food additives enable greater access to higher quality food, our potash and phosphate products are essential components for the pharma industry and our bromine-based materials and phosphates contribute to a more energy efficient and environmentally friendly planet.  


ICL’s operations are organized under four segments: Industrial Products (Bromine), Potash, Phosphate Solutions and Innovative Ag Solutions. With approximately 12,000 employees worldwide, ICL operates mining and production sites located in Israel, Europe, North and South America and China which are supported by worldwide distribution and supply chains. Due to strong synergies between its business units and their mutual support, ICL benefits from its advantageous size, geographical spread, and operational flexibility. With a culture based upon leadership, innovation, and sustainability, ICL is well positioned to be an Employer of Choice within the communities in which we operate. To learn more about ICL, click here.



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