Operator, Chemical

Date: Sep 10, 2021

Location: Santa Fe Springs – California, US, 90250

Company: Heraeus

Operator, Chemical
Location Santa Fe Springs – California
Full Time

Imagine a job where you will have the opportunity to do exciting and challenging work, while collaborating with extraordinary colleagues. A company that invests in you and your career, providing the training, mentoring, development and support you need to be successful now and in the future. If you want a career without limits with a market-leading family-owned, global company where you can make an impact, then imagine an opportunity at Heraeus. Every day, our worldwide team of around 14,800 employees are bringing forward new ideas and solutions that are impacting and transforming everything from healthcare to renewable energy to e-mobility to high-tech and telecommunications.


Your Role and Responsibilities:

To operate chemical processes and equipment correctly, while meeting production goals and expectations on a consistent basis, while maintaining compliance of Environmental, Health & Safety Standards.

  • Must follow SOP’s/POP’s and all other procedures in every detail, including safety policies.
  • Follow instruction and directives as assigned by Crew Leads and Supervisors.
  • Is directly responsible for the precious metal being worked on.
  • Perform material tracking as related to specific processes.
  • Participate in end of shift turnovers with ability to effectively communicate in English.
  • Ability to wear required PPE including respirators.
  • Ability to operate and maintain equipment to company standards and safety standards.
  • Must operate equipment (for example, pumps, GLV’s, filter presses, pan filters, reactors, valves, pH probes, ovens, forklifts, etc) in a reasonable and self-sustaining manner.
  • Perform operator base equipment safety inspection and production area maintenance duties.
  • Responsible for a clean and tidy environment.
  • Working knowledge and understanding of one or more of the processes within the department.
  • Responsible for understanding safety requirements and emergency procedures.
  • Responsible for understanding basic chemical reactions and properties of chemicals within the work area.
  • Responsible for handling and processing Hazardous Waste as required within the work area.
  • Responsible for completion of Hazardous Waste training as required


What is require for this role:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Experience working as an operator in a manufacturing setting
  • Good Communication skills


Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles