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Operator Technician

Job Type
Chillicothe, Ohio
US$28 - US$30 per hour
Job Ref
Date Added
April 29th, 2024

Bartech Staffing is a leading engineering, technical and professional staffing firm, and our clients include some of the nation's biggest companies. We are powered by Impellam Group, a connected group providing global workforce and specialist recruitment solutions. Our client has engaged us to assist them in hiring a contract Operator Technician. If you are interested in an opportunity to get your foot in the door with leading company, we want to talk with you!
Job Responsibilities
Your specific duties as a Operator Technician will include:

  • Compensation (Range): $28-30/hr
  • Under the supervision of the Plant Manager or Production Supervisor, manufactures precipitated calcium carbonate and other related products for use by the host paper mill, or others, by performing the following functions: 1) all duties in regard to the SMI Quality System pertinent to the position, 2) operates the process computer-controlled slaking, carbonating, screening, and related equipment, 3) verifies and maintains product quality by performing various lab tests, 4) oversees maintenance and outside contractor activities in respect to production requirement.
  • Under the supervision of the Plant Manager performs the following functions:
  • Within the guidelines of the Quality Management System:
  • Maintains routine contact with host mill personnel regarding current quantity and quality needs.
  • Maintains proper records and documentation of all process and quality parameters/tests.
  • Manages, tests, and identifies incoming crude materials and lab materials for adherence to specification, either by actual testing or by review of the material's Certificate of Analysis.
  • Manufactures all in-process materials and products by computer control in compliance with Work Instructions.
  • Conducts all in-process and final product testing in accordance with established, approved procedures.
  • Assures that product meets quality standards by controlling processes, utilizing statistical process control (SPC) techniques.
  • Conducts routine calibrations of laboratory instruments and conducts routine calibrations/standardizations of process instrumentation in accordance with established, approved procedures and schedule.
  • Controls and corrects non-conforming in-process material and final products in accordance with written procedure.
  • Release for further processing and final products for shipment to the customer in accordance with written procedure.
  • Understands and uses statistical techniques where appropriate.
  • If contacted by the customer, initiates the documentation of a customer concern in accordance with the customer Concern Procedure.
  • Maintains a clean work area.
  • Works in a safe manner, adhering to SMI Safety Policies and local regulatory requirements.
  • Perform Total Productive Maintenance activities as required. Assures that equipment is operating correctly. Follows preventive maintenance activities according to schedule and corporate standards.
  • Oversees outside contract labor as required.
  • Participates in continuous training pertinent to the position.
  • OE/Lean
  • Actively participates in the implementation of sustainable improvement processes, such as 5S, Kaizen, Daily Management Control, Standard Work and Problem Solving.
  • Other Duties and Responsibilities
  • Performs other duties as required.

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma or its equivalent and five years' experience in industrial, laboratory, agricultural, or business environment. If possessing technical associate degree or bachelor's degree, fewer years' experience may be required.
  • Candidate must have the ability to function effectively in a self-directed team environment and show this ability through previous training and/or our own testing protocols. Lean (Operational Excellence) background a definite plus. Knowledge of computers and ability to learn, use and troubleshoot computer programs utilized at SMI is required. (Excel, Word, Adobe, Lotus Notes, Oracle, Kronos, PlantWeb, etc.)

As a Operator Technician with Bartech Staffing, you will be working through an established and respected staffing organization with over 40 years of serving as a trusted partner to our client companies. We provide our talent with personal, responsive attention, and will assign an employee care representative to answer any questions or concerns that you might have. Depending upon the client, the assignment, and your performance, you can find potential opportunities for direct employment.
At Impellam Group, we offer a competitive compensation package with benefits including:

  • Medical, dental, and vision
  • 401(k) plan with employee contribution opportunities
  • 529 college savings program

Make the most of your experience!
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For this opportunity, the successful candidate will be directly employed by Bartech Staffing as a W2 employee while providing services to our client, who is looking for people who are eligible to work in the US and can start immediately.

Impellam Group and its brands are equal-opportunity employers committed to diversity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other factor determined to be unlawful under applicable law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application, interview process, pre-employment activity, and the performance of crucial job functions.

If you require additional disability considerations, modifications, or adjustments please let us know by contacting or fill out this form to request accommodations.

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