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Chemical Operator

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
Kelly Services
Physical Address

Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
Job Description

Kelly Services is recruiting for a Packager and Utility Operator in manufacturing for a global chemical company in Elk Grove Village, IL. This is a long term assignment.

The Packager/Utility Operator must be able to work Monday – Friday rotating shift every 2 weeks; 6am – 2:30pm and 2pm-10:30pm.

Pay $18 an hour; with health benefit package, holiday pay and paid time off provided.

Summary of Job Duties for the Chemical Operator:

The Packer/Utility Operator will provide packaging, repacks, drumming, pailing. labeling, unload tank trucks, cycle counts and other production support duties in order to ensure safe production expectations are met.

The position requires strong communication skills, and attention to detail.


  • Drumming/repack/pailing of materials (raw materials, intermediates, or finished goods) into different size and types of packaging.
  • Unload tank trucks.
  • Handle totes, 55 gallon drums, 5 gallon pails and various size bottles and cans.
  • Labeling activities
  • Cleaning parts in part washing tanks.
  • Repackaging of materials both manually and by using pailing machine.
  • Drumming out of solvents that may require use of fresh air respirators
  • General Housekeeping, participation on LEAN projects, Paint activities etc
  • Recording data related to packaging operations
  • Hand truck and fork truck operation to support raw material movements and finishing operations
  • Perform all work safely and injury-free. Must actively participate in improving department and plant safety performance and housekeeping
  • Participate in daily meetings and attend all training days
  • Perform duties according to operating procedures
  • Support Cycle Count Activities
  • Other duties as requested by management

Skill Requirements:

Experience in a manufacturing environment a plus

Fork Truck operation experience required and Valid Driver’s License

Strong communication skills and ability to work in team environment

Exceptional Attention to Detail

Mechanical Ability is a plus

Required to wear a full face respirator

Self motivating and hard working.

Minimum of a High School Diploma/GED

Physical Requirements:

Light to moderate physical effort required.

Lifting required occasionally of up to 50 pounds.

Bending, pushing and pulling required on a daily basis.

Required to wear appropriate PPE.

Work Environment:

· Work performed in a plant environment.

· Exposure to elements such as odor, noise, dust, heat, cold, chemical and other elements.

Due to the high volume of responses anticipated, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must use the submit your resume button. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter listed below recruiting for this position by email. However, your resume must be received via the submit your resume button included within.


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