The Process Technician is responsible for operating and maintaining all production equipment in a safe and efficient manner.
In addition to performing the expected duties of the Packer (which includes operating, cleaning, inspecting, lubricating and adjusting equipment), this role will perform maintenance and repair of equipment in blending, packaging and shipping areas as necessary.
- Receive, package, blend and ship lubricants in a manner that promotes safety and environmental compliance and teamwork.
- Adhere to operating procedures.
- Work within precise limits or standards of accuracy.
- Operate forklift or other powered equipment in a safe and efficient manner
(Including loading, unloading, stacking and staging product).
- Setup, operate, and maintain machinery
(including equipment to inspect, fill, mark, weigh, emboss, label, band, tie, glue, pack, and/or wrap containers with products and materials).
- Perform trouble shooting of equipment, mechanical maintenance and preventative maintenance (Clean, Inspect, Lubricate) of equipment including pumps, conveyors, and operating equipment.
- Use of common hand tools, common power tools and specialized power tools to perform adjustments, maintenance and repair of plant blending, packaging and shipping equipment.
- Observe operations, take samples as required and inspect packaged items for conformance with specifications (including FFU/FFS inspections).
- Maintain equipment and materials in a neat, clean and orderly fashion following plant housekeeping guidelines and 5S methodology.
- Communicate verbally and in writing, follow direction from Supervisor and/or qualified peer. Provide direction to other classifications (Packer) as required.
- Keep accurate paperwork to maintain accurate inventory and quality control.
- Be willing to be a safety leader and participate in plant safety tools. Be willing to look out for others safety including co-workers and contractors.
- Comply with BP and OSHA standards.
- A minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent.
Essential experience and job requirements
- Ability to operate all packaging and process equipment in a safe and efficient manner following documented written procedures, centerlines, and CIL procedures.
- Ability to qualify and obtain Transit Worker Identification Card (TWIC); requires specific requirements at http://www.tsa.gov/what_we_do/layers/twic/twic_faqs.shtm.
- Qualified to safely operate a forklift and maintain certification.
- Ability to perform mentally (sound judgment, reasoning and math skills).
- Willingness and ability to lift up to 55 lbs. climb steps, ladders without assistance.
- A minimum of 5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment with production, warehousing, maintenance, and process experience including prior experience/competency bulk loading/unloading chemicals and chemical blending.
- Experience operating and maintaining production equipment.
- Willingness and ability to work outside normal work hours (i.e. overtime, weekends, offshifts.).
Other essential skills and knowledge
- Excellent interpersonal skills.
- Ability to coach and train others.
- Good oral and written communication skills.
- Ability to write operating and maintenance procedures.
- High competency level with math
- Ability to use and plant related applications including entering transactions, system queries, data extraction, problem solving.
- Proficient with Microsoft Word and data entry.
- Ability to work unsupervised and demonstrate safety leadership.
Desirable criteria & qualifications
- TPM and continuous improvement experience.
- Associates Degree in Process Technology or other technical discipline.
-Technical skills and the capability to perform mechanical work.
- Millwright or journeyman certification.
Is this a part time position?
Our business is the exploration, production, refining, trading and distribution of energy. This is what we do, and we do it on a truly global scale. With a workforce of 80,000 employees, BP operates with business activities and customers in more than 80 countries across six continents. Every day, we serve millions of customers around the world. We are continually looking for talented, committed and ambitious people to help us shape the face of energy for the future.
The Lubricants SPU is a world leader in the lubricants industry, trading in over 50 countries and with a turnover in excess of $8 billion. The SPU is made up of 5 sales and marketing regions, 2 global businesses and 3 global functional units: Lubricants Supply Chain, Global Marketing Unit and Product Development & Technology.
We are one of the most diverse business units in the BP Group with people working together in a truly global team. Excellent teamwork, rapid sharing of information and knowledge across teams and time zones help to differentiate us from our competition.
If you are selected for the position, your employment will be contingent upon submission to and successful completion of a post-offer/pre-placement drug test (and alcohol screening if required by the role) as well as pre-placement verification of the information and qualifications provided during the selection process.
BP is an equal opportunity employer.
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BP - 21 months ago
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