Chemical Operator (Multiple Openings)

Date:  Sep 23, 2021
Posting End Date:  October 22, 2021

St. Louis, MO, US, 63111

Company:  ICL Specialty Products Inc

Job Description

ICL is a leading global specialty minerals and specialty 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. With approximately 11,000 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.


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

The Chemical Operator is an entry level position in our food chemical processing plant. In this position, the Chemical Operator 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
  • 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

Starting Pay Rate: $26.41/hour

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 you apart:

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

ICL Job Level: 11


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