Reference : USA01840

Chemical Process Operator

  • Technical Production
  • United States ANAHEIM
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 04/06/2022

Position description

The Chemical Process Operator will safely operate a variety of processing equipment in preparing liquid or solid chemicals. The number one priority of the CPO is to create and continuously monitor a safe work environment for themselves and everyone. Operators prepare, monitor and clean equipment used to mix and process chemicals. They utilize analytical instrumentation to measure product quality throughout the manufacturing process and use their in-depth knowledge to follow a detailed process control plan to safely produce quality products that meet specifications. The CPO sets up and conducts tests and analysis to gather data and meet product specifications. CPO will be responsible for keeping record of products and materials shipped and received within the company, and ensure orders are filled correctly. Responsibilities include mixing and safely handling chemicals, recording information and observations, and troubleshooting issues with equipment. The CPO problem solves collaboratively with peers and makes decisions utilizing their specialized knowledge. The CPO demonstrates teamwork, follows instructions and production schedules, and acts quickly when a problem arises. The CPO will have a thorough understanding of policies, procedures, quality standards, good manufacturing practices and safety environment regulations.


B.S. in Chemistry, Biology, Environmental Science or related field or equivalent work experience is preferred but not required

Additional Requirements

Role Summary:

  • Own organizational safety as a personal responsibility
  • Immediately rectify unsafe behaviors and conditions that can result in accidents and injuries
  • Maintain accurate inventory control
  • Use measuring equipment to meet product specifications
  • Maintain accurate and efficient data input
  • Proficient in Microsoft office suite and Windows 10
  • Ability to independently follow an SOP/PCP/WIN
  • Communicate well with other departments
  • Responsible for maintaining a clean work area (this includes anywhere the employee works throughout the day)
  • Demonstrate transferable skills in application (example: pH probes, scales, and grading is fundamentally the same everywhere)
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize assigned tasks
  • Responsible for performing scheduled autonomous maintenance tasks § Prepare material for quality certification
  • Pass all audits
  • Evaluate all tasks prior to performing them, both standard and non-standard, for risk. Complete the “Risk Assessment Form” without being told when a risk is personally perceived to be high. Make simple corrections to reduce risk and communicate the results to leadership.
  • Accurate usage of acute toxicity category 3 and 4 chemicals

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