LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world. Driven by its employees around the globe, LyondellBasell produces materials and products that are key to advancing solutions to modern challenges like enhancing food safety through lightweight and flexible packaging, protecting the purity of water supplies through stronger and more versatile pipes, improving the safety, comfort and fuel efficiency of many of the cars and trucks on the road, and ensuring the safe and effective functionality in electronics and appliances. LyondellBasell sells products into more than 100 countries and is the world's largest producer of polypropylene compounds and the largest licensor of polyolefin technologies. In 2020, LyondellBasell was named to Fortune Magazine's list of the "World's Most Admired Companies" for the third consecutive year. Job Summary LyondellBasell is currently seeking a qualified, dedicated Production Operator for our plant located in Allentown, PA.
This position will work 3rd shift with a schedule that runs 11 :00pm-7:30am; Monday through Friday . Some overtime or weekend work may be necessary.
This position is an immediate, direct hire with competitive pay. Offering a full benefits package that starts your first day on the job, benefits include: medical, dental, vision, prescription drug coverage, health savings, life insurance, and flexible spending accounts.
Basic Function The position of Production Operator includes multiple tasks that ultimately provide good manufacturing practices and on time delivery to the customer. The individual must be able to communicate production status, communicate problems to proper personnel and understand how it affects other aspects of the operation.
Roles & Responsibilities
Comply with all safety requirements resulting in zero safety violations. This includes participating in all safety related activities such as safety talks, behavioral based safety observations, audits, etc.
Follows standard operating procedures for all assigned tasks
Monitor machine parameters and resolve processing problems.
Performs all standard QC tests
Operates all equipment/processes with little supervision
Generates customer certifications as required
Performs accurate data entry as required
Performs equipment maintenance tasks (PM'S, Troubleshoot, repair, etc.), where applicable.
Maintains accurate production documentation as required
Maintain a clean work environment ensuring that there are no pellets or debris on the floor or machines and all tools and equipment are in the proper location and storage units
Min. Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
3+ months previous experience in production or manufacturing position preferred, but not required
Ability to work overtime or weekends on short notice as needed
Basic mathematic and computer skills
Properly follow written and verbal instructions.
Ability to work proactively and support other personnel and departments.
Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and management
Ability to speak fluently, read and interpret documents, and write routine correspondence effectively
Ability to multitask
Maintain good attendance habits missing minimal work
Work Environment and Physical Demands
Stand on feet for 8-12 hours
Ability to lift 55 lbs. or more
Ability to work with fiberglass
Willing and able to comply with respiratory fit testing (where applicable)
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) including long pants, long sleeves, steel-toed boots, gloves, hard hat, safety goggles, earplugs, and a respirator are required to be worn
Ability to work in moderate noise level atmosphere
Ability to work in an environment that is not temperature-controlled; very warm temperatures in summer months
Competencies Builds effective teams Collaborates Cultivates innovation Customer focus Demonstrates courage Drives results Ensures accountability Instills trust and exemplifies integrity
Must be at least 18 years of age and must be legally authorized to work in the United States (US) on a permanent basis without visa sponsorship.
LyondellBasell does not accept or retain unsolicitedrésumés or phone calls and/or respond to them or to any third party representing job seekers.
LyondellBasell is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. The US EEO is the Law poster is available here.