Production Operator (2nd Shift)

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Date: Mar 15, 2023

Location: Warsaw, IN, US

Company: AkzoNobel

We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.

Job Purpose

Under the supervision of the Production Supervisor, ensures proper running and cleaning of production equipment in the manufacture of powder coatings.

Key Responsibilities

  • Packaging and palletizing of finished product into boxes, drums, gaylords, and supersacks from 15 lb to 2000 lbs.
  • General housekeeping.
  • Cleaning grinders, extruders, testing equipment and charging equipment
  • Forklift operation
  • Floor Scrubber operation
  • Sampling of raw materials and/or finished good.
  • Recording of batch variables and logging data.
  • Perform all work safely and injury-free.  Must actively participate in improving department and plant safety performance.
  • Perform duties according to ISO 14001 procedures and environmental Requirements
  • Attend and participate in Warsaw Plant Programs/Committees/Training as required, such as Department Safety, Plant Safety, Behavioral Safety, Housekeeping Audit Teams, ISO, Life Saving Rules or any other safety programs.

Job Requirements

  • Minimum high school diploma or equivalent. 
  • Basic math skills  
  • Strong tow motor driving skills
  • Good computer skills with Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc. 
  • Some experience with SAP preferred 
  • Job requires good interpersonal and communications skills with the ability to interface with Akzo Nobel personnel in a confidential manner.
  • Ability to lift 55 lbs. several times/daily

Total Compensation

  • Pay: $20.00/hr + 3% Annual Bonus
  • 401K retirement savings with 6% company match
  • Medical insurance with HSA
  • Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D benefits
  • Generous vacation, sick and holiday pay
  • Progression (pay-for-skill) pay plans 
  • Short & Long term disability
  • Paid Parental leave
  • Career growth opportunities
  • Active Diversity & Inclusion Networks
  • Employee referral plan
  • Employee appreciation days


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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.

Requisition ID: 29159