Batch Maker

  • Express Employment Professionals
  • Hawthorne, CA, USA
  • Oct 06, 2018

Job Description

Salary: Starts at $16.00

We have an immediate opening for a Batch Maker to work at a leading chemical company serving composites and cast polymer manufacturers whose products include appliances, countertops, sinks, shower stalls, boats and RVs, etc. The ideal Batch Maker assists in the operation and monitoring of a wide variety of equipment in the manufacture of resins. Equipment operated includes process vessels, agitators, mixers, filters, and auxiliary equipment such as pumps, valves, piping, and gauges.

Duties of a Batch Maker will include:
  • Assisting in start-up, shut-down and normal operations of equipment under normal operating conditions, and start-up, shut-down and operation of equipment under emergency conditions
  • Maintain a clean work environment
  • Assume ownership in the safe handling of any material and guarantee container is appropriately labeled and readily identifiable
  • Ability to read and understand written instructions for making small batches, material safety data sheets, and other pertinent information necessary to perform assigned job functions
  • Must be capable of operating a forklift inside and outside of the plant moving drums and pallets of raw materials safely
  • Use computer-based systems while performing assigned tasks
  • Ability to wear personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, steel toe shoes, hard hat, gloves, and respirator when appropriate
  • Ability to hear a variety of warnings such as the fire alarm, kettle high temperature alarm, forklift horns, thermal oxidizer alarms, etc.
  • Must be capable of filling drums of finished materials and moving these drums from the filling location to the warehouse
  • Disposes of hazardous and non-hazardous materials according to documented procedures
  • Must attend monthly safety/quality meetings

Requirements for a Batch Maker:
  • A high school diploma or equivalent is required
  • Must be forklift certified
  • Must have manufacturing experience
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds

We will consider all qualified applicants for employment, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative Hiring Ordinance.

Express Office: LAX

130 East Grand

Suite F

El Segundo, CA 90245