General Laborer at Akzo Nobel Specialty Chemicals in Salem, Oregon

Posted in Other 23 days ago.

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Job Description:

Job Purpose

General Labour

Assist production and maintenance with various tasks needed to keep products shipped timely, work areas clean and equipment clean while following all fill off and safety procedures.
As a leading paints and coatings AkzoNobel is proud to offer a competitive compensation package as well as a comprehensive benefits program designed to support the health, wellness and financial security of our employees and their families. Benefits include group medical, dental and vision coverage, group and supplemental life insurance, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement and much more.

Key Accountabilities

Must follow all established safety rules and procedures.
Must demonstrate integrity while performing duties as per company's Code of Conduct.
Label containers for shipment.
Wash tanks.
General cleanup of plant area, sweeping, picking up trash, moving equipment, etc.
Other duties related to manufacturing needs.

Key Activities

Physical Demands
The physical demands described in the essential qualifications are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment
The work environment characteristics described in the essential qualifications are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

Experience

High School Diploma.
Ability to read, comprehend and follow safety instructions and safety guidelines.
Ability to pass forklift test and certify.
Ability to weigh and measure raw material accurately.
Ability to lift and handle containers such as 5 gallon pails up to 75lbs, 60lb bags of pigment or maneuvering drums up to 900lbs.
Must have effective interpersonal skills.
Ability to work independently.
Ability to multi-task and balance priorities.
Dedicated and committed safety leadership and presence.
Ability to climb stairs wearing steel-toed footwear.
Ability to work in hot and cold environments and inclement weather.
Ability to work in a heavy manufacturing environment with exposure to chemical agents.
Must be able to stand or walk for long periods of time.
Ability to work rotating shifts.

As a leading paints and coatings AkzoNobel is proud to offer a competitive compensation package as well as a comprehensive benefits program designed to support the health, wellness and financial security of our employees and their families. Benefits include group medical, dental and vision coverage, group and supplemental life insurance, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement and much more.

Employment at AkzoNobel is contingent upon the successful completion of both pre-employment background checks and drug screening. All candidates hired must be able to provide proper documentation of their eligibility to work in the US.

AkzoNobel is an E-Verify Employer.

AkzoNobel is an Equal Opportunity Employer -Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans (M/F/D/V).

Nearest Major Market: Salem



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