Chemical Operator

Date: Jul 17, 2024

Location: Rochester, NY, US, 14652

Company: Kodak

Role Overview


Kodak is looking for Chemical Operators to work in our Specialty Chemical Division (SCID) These operators will manage and maintain a product flow of various chemicals through the chemical processing equipment and maximize output, product quality and minimize waste. 

Specialized Skills Job Expectations:  
•    Each Process Operator is required to go through SCID operator training program, with a primary focus on HSE, process equipment function/setup, operating procedures and process operating techniques. 
•    Strict adherence to division operating procedures regarding HSE, such as chemical verifications, additions of chemical, lifting procedures/polices and required PPE with no exceptions. 
•    Individual needs to have good interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team-oriented environment. 
•    Good communication skills are needed, both written and verbal, with the ability to express oneself clearly, read job related material and write effectively.  The ability to comprehend a variety of work requests.  
•    Need to be able to function on a computer utilizing various databases and programs.  
•    The ability to apply basic math concepts, addition, subtraction, multiplications, divide and calculate percentages. 
•    Individual must be able to maintain a clean work area, practice good 5s and operate in a safe manner at all time. 
•    Individual will be working with and exposed to various chemicals, some of which may be hazardous, where PPE is prescribed and required to protect the body. 
•    Position required a lot of walking, standing, and frequent lifting, carrying, pulling, pushing, occasional awkward positions are some of physical aspects of the job. 
•    Willing to work overtime or adjust work schedule for shutdowns and business needs. 
•    Need to have good analytical and trouble shooting skills.  Knowing when to STOP, CALL and Wait for help when issues or problems are confronted. 
•    Ability to work 12 hour rotating shifts.

Desired skills: 
•    Manufacturing experience, some technical background, mechanical, electrical or chemical. 
•    Good interpretation of procedures and adherence to HSE and process procedures. 
•    The desire to continually improve oneself and processes utilizing KOS tools and understanding lean manufacturing concepts.


EOE Policy Statement:
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.


Estimated Salary:  $19.00 - $21.00 

Experience Level:  0-5 Years 

Requisition ID: 923

Nearest Major Market: Rochester