Plant Operator II

Fulltime, Integrated Supply Chain

Morris, Illinois, United States Apply Now Apply until: 2 May 2023

Nouryon is a global, specialty chemicals leader. Markets and consumers worldwide rely on our essential solutions to manufacture everyday products, such as personal care, cleaning goods, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Furthermore, the dedication of approximately 7,650 employees with a shared commitment to our customers, business growth, safety, sustainability and innovation has resulted in a consistently strong financial performance. We operate in over 80 countries around the world with a portfolio of industry-leading brands.


Nouryon - has an outstanding opportunity for a Plant Operator II in Morris, IL.


Essential Job Functions

  • Must be committed to working and operating safely and follow all plant and company safety and environmental policies and procedures, as well as wearing all required personal protective equipment
  • Must be able to work in a team environment as well as function independently.
  • Must be able to operate plant process equipment and instrumentation to produce products on time, utilizing standard operating procedures and processes that meet quality specifications and standards.
  • Successfully pass initial operator training and subsequent refresher trainings.
  • Must be able to work 8 and 12-hour rotating shifts.



  • Must have a high school diploma. 1-2 years’ experience in a chemical manufacturing plant or equivalent degree in Process Operations Technology or other chemical operator certificate.  National Career Readiness Certificate a plus.
  • Knowledge in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Access, and Excel) a plus.
  • Knowledge of DCS control systems a plus.
  • Seeks to understand the Health, Safety, Environmental and Security (HSES) aspects of his/her area operations and the consequences if an upset occurs
  • Good communication skills and ability to handle multiple tasks.
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • After 30 days of continuous service required to become a member of the International Chemical Workers Union Council, UFCW.


Nouryon is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.



All applicants offered positions by Nouryon will be required to provide proof of their fully vaccinated COVID-19 status prior to beginning employment, subject to any exceptions made by Nouryon for religious or disability-related reasons.


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Closing date
2 May 2023
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North America
United States
Integrated Supply Chain
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Production Operator
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Entry Level
Full time/part time
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