Operator 2 Unit

Fulltime, Integrated Supply Chain

LaPorte, Texas, United States Apply Now Apply until: 1 Sep 2022


Under general supervision, will perform duties associated with the production of chemicals and other products to meet quality specifications and customer demands. 


  • Must be committed to working and operating safely and follow all plant and company safety rules and procedures, as well as wearing all required PPE. 
  • Must be able to work in a team environment as well as function independently. 
  • Knowledge and ability to operate process equipment and instrumentation to produce products on time, utilizing standard operating procedures and processes that meet quality specifications and standards. 
  • Will be able to perform quality control analysis and tests as required 
  • May require individual to comply with Akzo Nobel RBPS 12 Corporate CFATS Personnel Surety Compliance Policy for Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards 
  • Will perform other duties as required. 



          Understands and helps implement the SBU HSES / Responsible Care Policy and related objectives. 

  • Aware of potential environmental, health, safety and security impacts in area of responsibility and the consequences if an upset occurs. 
  • Understands and implements any parts of the Houston Environmental Compliance Plans, Waste Management Plans and Emergency Response Plan that applies to area of responsibility.   
  • Participates in the site's on-going Pollution Prevention Process. 
  • Participates in the site’s HSE&S processes and training activities. 
  • Is knowledgeable and complies with all state, federal, and local regulations and complies with AkzoNobel standards and directives. 


  • High School graduate or equivalent…some college preferred 
  • Must be able to work 12-hour rotating shifts; lift 55lb. bags; climb up and down stairs, tanks, railcars, tank trucks, and ladders; fill and move 55 gallon drums, turn valves and other physical activities as required. 
  • 2 years minimum operator experience in a chemical manufacturing plant environment 
  • Process Technology Associates Degree is a strong plus. 
  • Knowledge in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Access, and Excel). 
  • Proficiency in SAP and other software as well as operating DCS or other control systems. 
  • Good communication skills and ability to handle multiple tasks. 
  • Mechanical aptitude and basic knowledge of chemistry is a plus. 
  • May require individual to comply with Akzo Nobel RBPS 12 Corporate CFATS Personnel Surety Compliance Policy for Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards 

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Closing date
1 Sep 2022
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North America
United States
Integrated Supply Chain
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Job family
Integrated Supply Chain
Hierarchy level
Entry Level
Full time/part time
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