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ChemTrade Logistics Operator (Temporary) Temporary in Edmonton, AB

ChemTrade Logistics

Branch Edmonton AB CA

Position:
Operator (Temporary)
Location:
Edmonton, AB

Follow production procedures, manufacturing of all chemicals. We offer a comprehensive and very competitive health and wellness program, including medical,…

COMPANY OVERVIEW

People First!

By joining our team, you will have the chance to be part of a vibrant and growing company. We offer an exciting work atmosphere and opportunities for professional development. At Chemtrade, we take pride in rewarding our employees for their commitment, performance and hard work by offering a variety of programs and services. We offer a comprehensive and very competitive health and wellness program, including medical, dental, paid vacation and a fitness activity subsidy. Our unique culture enables employees to thrive in a supportive and engaging workplace. Employee engagement is not just something we talk about at Chemtrade, but fulfilled through exciting programs like Employee Recognition and Rewards (CHEers!), and Chemtrade University.

Our friendly work environment fosters positive interaction amongst employees within and throughout different departments and locations. We treat our employees with fairness and equity. We value diversity, recognize the benefits of an inclusive work environment and pride ourselves on our commitment to the Health and Safety of our employees and the communities we work in through Responsible Care®.

Chemtrade is one of the world’s largest suppliers of sulphuric acid, liquid sulphur dioxide (SO2) and sodium hydrosulphite (SHS), and a leading processor of spent sulphuric acid. Chemtrade is also a leading regional supplier of sulphur and sodium chlorate, one of only two North American producers of phosphorous pentasulphide and also produces zinc oxide and water treatment chemicals. Chemtrade obtains these products from its own production facilities and through long-term marketing services agreements and distributes them to customers around the world. In January 2014, Chemtrade acquired General Chemical, a leader in water chemicals with nearly 50 North American production facilities. Chemtrade manufactures a broad line of organic and inorganic chemicals for a wide variety of industries and applications. Our products include aluminum sulfate, aluminum chlorohydrate, and ferric sulfate for water treatment applications. We stand behind our products with solid technical support. We are one of the leading producers across every business we service.

SCOPE OF POSITION

Due to the hazardous nature of the chemicals being handled and stored, this position requires an extremely safety conscientious individual with a highly developed safety attitude and safety focus combined with the ability to demonstrate a high and sustainable focus on attention to detail. This is a temporary position.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Main Accountabilities

Control and monitor plant and equipment within the scope of authority
Measuring, mixing and adding chemicals to the reaction tanks
Monitoring meter and instrument readings and making necessary adjustments
Observes pressure, temperature, level, and flow gauges to ensure standard operation
Testing samples for quality purposes
Prepare the work area for maintenance and reinstate after maintenance is complete
Carry out in-scope maintenance operations
Cleaning and preparing equipment, and minor maintenance work
Fills out log sheets and records data
Perform all required pre-fill and post-fill inspections and tests before containers are released
Ensures records are accurately maintained and that all required procedures are followed in accordance with local, provincial and federal regulations.
Maintains a neat, clean and orderly work area
Performs mathematical calculations related to filling capacities as required
Completes all Chemtrade training
Load/Unload railcars, tanker trucks, totes and drums following established procedures that meet safety, regulatory, and quality requirements
Inspect tank trucks and tank cars
Complete shipping documentation
Safely operates loader and lift truck
Fulfill shift duties as assigned by the Production Manager
Performing duties safely and thoroughly
Follow production procedures, manufacturing of all chemicals
Assist in proper operation of equipment and pressure boiler(s)
Troubleshooting
Assist in requisition of supplies and raw materials.
Ensure equipment and systems are operating in a safe and efficient manner.
Control and monitor plant and equipment within the scope of authority
Measuring, mixing and adding chemicals to the reaction tanks
Monitoring meter and instrument readings and making necessary adjustments
Observes pressure, temperature, level, and flow gauges to ensure standard operation
Assist operations staff with site maintenance activities; equipment preventative maintenance, snow removal, house & grounds keeping, painting, etc.

REQUIREMENTS

High School Diploma or GED, Fourth Class Power Engineering certificate, consideration given to those with further education and or skills such as trades or technical engineering experience.
Must place safety first at all times.
Forklift Training/Experience preferred
Ability to move containers with proper material handling equipment
Must have the ability to perform basic math functions
Basic understanding of chemistry
Basic understanding of computer applications
Must possess excellent customer service skills, verbal and written communication skills, and computer knowledge
Must be a self-starter with the ability to work with a minimum of supervision, is highly motivated, energetic, and enjoys working as part of a team

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job:

Push, pull, lift, carry, or maneuver weights of up to 100 pounds.
Ability to spend long periods of time walking and standing.
Requirement to wear a SCBA (must be clean shaven) while working with chemicals.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

Must be able to perform under the following conditions:
Work in awkward or confining workspaces.
Work in elevated places.
Work in outdoor environment.
Work in noisy environment.
Work in areas that are dusty and have some odor from chemicals and etc.
Safety is a job requirement.
Able to work in Adverse Weather Conditions.

Chemtrade is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Chemtrade is committed to fair and accessible employment practices and will, where possible, provide accommodations for persons with disabilities.

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-04-02
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