Chemical, a member of the DIC group, is a leading producer of
printing inks, coatings and supplies, pigments, polymers, liquid
compounds, solid compounds, and application materials. Together
with DIC, Sun Chemical has annual sales of more than $7.5 billion
and over 20,000 employees supporting customers around the
This is a Direct Hire position for a Production Operator in
Bushy Park, South Carolina. The shift is a 2-2-3 schedule,
the general direction of a Manager and/or Team Coach, the
Production Operator I will perform a variety of processing tasks in
the production of high performance organic pigment used in coatings
for automotive, industrial and architectural applications and for
coloring plastics, cosmetics and fibers. Production Operator
I will follow all work instructions, equipment operating
procedures, quality standards, and safety rules/guidelines while
participating in a collaborative, team environment to achieve
Production Operator I will safely produce high performance pigments
to satisfy customer requirements.
Essential Job Functions
1. Prepare material to be processed by
transporting, verifying, staging, filtering, autoclaving, and/or
drying pigment using available tools, machinery, hoists and mobile
2. Reduce pigment particle size per specification
by delumping, charging, blending, grinding and milling material
utilizing a variety of machinery and equipment.
3. Prepare finished material for shipment or
transport to next operation by packing into containers and
4. Collect samples of raw materials, chemicals,
pigments and products and submit to laboratory for
5. Thoroughly clean building, equipment,
machinery, tools and any other required item to create and maintain
an acceptable work environment.
6. Actively participate in company programs
designed to improve general working conditions such as 5S, Lean
Manufacturing, Safety Programs.
7. Other duties as assigned.
Required Education and Experience
- High School
diploma or general education degree (GED).
- Ability to pass
OSHA standards for safely wearing respirator.
- Basic computer
skills and/or MS Office skills (Excel and Word).
Preferred Education and Experience
- Two years of
experience in an industrial manufacturing environment.
- One year of
experience with mobile mechanical material handling
is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made
without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age,
disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics
protected by law.