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Production Operator


Job Summary

Bay Point, CA
Other/Not Classified
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Reference Code

Production Operator

About the Job


Henkel Adhesive Technologies is a worldwide leader in bonding, sealing and surface treatments - thanks to our ambitious people. We create unique value for our clients and our technologies can be found in many objects touching our lives every day. Our success is built on constant innovation and people who strive for excellence. Working at Henkel is much more than just a job. It's a passion. Have you got what it takes?

The Production Operator is responsible for the safe, accurate and efficient execution of the production and/or packaging of products manufactured in Bay Point, California. This position reports to the area Supervisor, but may receive direction and/or training from other designated personnel.



What we offer

Requires the precise chemical and physical manipulation of materials and products through the execution of manufacturing instructions, safety procedures, proper waste disposal procedures, standard operating procedures and other production related documentation.
Effectively function within a team environment or work as an individual contributor and is responsible for his/her level of authority for ensuring compliance with all approved policies, procedures, and practices of the Bay Point facility.
Ensure proper documentation and record keeping of hours worked, details on products produced and training records.
Safely operate Manufacturing Equipment using detailed instructions and daily inspections of assigned machinery, equipment and infrastructure.
Practice good housekeeping habits to ensure the work areas are clean and organized at the end of the assigned shift.
Must be able to adjust to changes in workflow, prioritize as needed, and meet deadlines.
Work on Health, Safety and Environmental Teams to continuously improve work processes, aid in other areas, train other operators and other special projects assigned by Henkel Personnel.


Who we are looking for

Education • H.S. Diploma or G.E.D
Must have good oral and written communication skills.
Must be willing to work overtime as needed.
Must be able to work a rotating shift.
Proficient at routine mathematics, which includes addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
Must be trainable to safely operate production equipment and maintain daily records for work performed.
Must be able to retain information and training.
Must work efficiently and within established time frames and effectively function within a team environment.
The employee frequently is required to sit and use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls.
Ability to regularly file paper work. Physical Requirements
Able to safely lift 50 pounds and manipulate drums weighing up to 600 pounds with proper mechanical assists
Able to work with and around hazardous materials, chemicals, and equipment
Will be working in the presence of environmental conditions such as fumes, dust, heights, chemicals, odors and noise.
Able to climb stairs (20+) several times per day
Drive high lift truck – including use of steps and sitting during operation.
Occasionally sit, view a computer screen, and type on a keyboard for extended periods of times. Verbally communicate one-on-one and in front of groups.
Occasionally write by hand and/or type on a keyboard for periods of times.
Interacting with Computers -- Using computers and computer systems (including hardware and software) to set up functions, enter data, or process information.
Processing Information -- Compiling, coding, categorizing, calculating, tabulating, auditing, and/or verifying information or data.
Must apply personal protective equipment including half mask respirator, particulate dust mask, hearing protection and frequent change of latex and/or heavy rubber gloves and safety glasses with side shield design.
Must be able to pass medical clearance to wear half face respirator with cartridges and dust mask
Twist knobs, pull levers, turn valves, push control buttons, attach hose connections, use hand tools including scissors crimpers, scrapers, knives, spatulas, wrenches, scoops, funnels and filters.
The employee is occasionally required reach with hands and arms.
Walk/Stand approximately 90% of the time
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, near and distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Manufacturing environment, where temperature can be seasonably cool or warm.
Personal eye protection and steel toe shoes required.

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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