Material Operator Intern

Date: Oct 6, 2021

Location: Wartburg – Tennessee, US, 37887

Company: Heraeus

Material Operator Intern
Heraeus Precious Metals
Location Wartburg – Tennessee
Full Time

The primary responsibility of this position is to perform all production activities, including planning, monitoring and coordination of all equipment and materials in conjunction with the Shift Group Leader to best meet the needs of the production schedule for the Material Prep and Sampling department.


The following challenges await you:

  • Lend every assistance to assure the success of our sales network, by maintaining open and accurate communications with all Material Prep and Sampling Operators and the Shift Lead Person.
  • Assist in the proper training of all operators and visiting operators assigned to the Prep and Sampling department. 
  • Responsible for the completion of all equipment monitoring logs to ensure compliance with all government and local requirements.
  • Accurately complete the processing plan for every material lot processed through the Prep and Sampling department.
  • Maintain an accurate update of the planned schedule of completion for each material lot scheduled for process on his/her shift.
  • Coordinates production with the Shift Lead Person regarding capacity and priority.
  • Work within our Quality Management system and looks for ways to improve and promote quality.
  • Assist in year-end physical inventory and in trouble shooting inventory problems.

Your Profile:

  • A second-year student in the Roane State Community College Chemical Engineering Technology program.
  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent is preferred
  • The ability to obtain a forklift license and HazMat Response is required. 

Nearest Major Market: Knoxville