Position: Chemical Operator (Must be able to work any shift and be willing to join Union)
Prepares ingredients and sets up equipment according to prescribed instructions for the manufacturing of products; operates automatic and semi-automatic production machines in the manufacturing of products; moves materials to production area for processing and moves finished product to storage area; performs housekeeping duties to maintain equipment and work area in sanitary condition.
High school diploma or equivalent required, with ability to read, write, and perform mathematical calculations, follow oral and written instructions, and effectively communicate with all levels of employees. Completion of the National Career Readiness Assessment provided by American Job Centers. Strong commitment to safety required. Manufacturing and forklift experience desirable. Must pass pre-employment drug test and physical. Ideal candidate will possess a positive attitude and strong work ethic.
At BALCHEM, we reward accomplishment with a competitive starting salary, shift premium, benefits package, and the opportunity for growth!
- Starting Salary $19.18 - $20.62/hour
- Plus Shift Premium $.30/hr, 2nd Shift & $.40/hr, 3rd Shift
- Plus Additional Shift Premium for employees assigned to weekends $0.50/hr
- Medical/Dental Insurance
- Company paid pension through Central States
- Paid Vacation after 1 year
- Uniforms Provided
- Safety Shoe Reimbursement