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Process Technician PRAIRIE CATALYTIC Occupation: Chemical Plant and System Operators
Location: KINGWOOD, TX - 77339 Positions available: 10
Job #: 473772
Updated: 3/1/2018 Expires: 3/1/2018
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Job Title: Process Technician

Reports to: Operations Manager

Location: Columbus, Nebraska

FLSA Status: Hourly

 

Company description : Prairie Catalytic LLC owns and operates a state of the art facility - currently under construction - for the conversion of bio-ethanol into ethyl acetate in Columbus, Nebraska. Prairie Catalytic is a subsidiary of Greenyug LLC. Greenyug, LLC is a privately held technology development company with a mission to research, develop and commercialize production of commodity and specialty chemicals, polymers, and fuels derived from renewable sources in a cost efficient and market competitive manner. Greenyug headquarters and research facility are based in Santa Barbara, California. Scale-up and process development are performed at a fully integrated demonstration facility in Pune, India. Greenyug capabilities include all aspects of technology development from concept at lab scale to piloting and commercial deployment. See more at http://www.greenyug.com . Prairie Catalytic is bringing Greenyug proprietary ethyl acetate to market and is actively seeking an Process Technician for its new production facility.

 

Job Description: This position has critical to operating a modern state of the art chemical production facility. Operators are responsible for operational controls, monitoring visual systems, and maintaining production needs of the facility. This position will provide the successful candidate with the chance to apply their knowledge, learn new skills and work as a team within a clean and safe environment. A willingness to embrace continuous self-improvement, learn and assume new skills and responsibilities is expected. The ideal candidate for this role has experience in the manufacturing sector, pays strong attention to detail and is committed to workplace safety.

 

 

 

Essential job functions:

  • 24/7 operation of the plant while taking a slot in a shift scheduled for 8 hours in a group of 5 swing shifts.
  • Write procedures for all operating positions.
  • Maintain good communication and cooperation within the group.
  • Qualify on all positions within a month of hiring or completion of the qualification procedures.
  • Perform appropriate duties as assigned by management.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment.
  • Follow established safety rules and requirements.
  • Follow established quality and environmental regulations.
  • Follow standard operating procedures.
  • Adjust and control operating settings.
  • Troubleshoot and solve instrumentation problems.
  • Maintain records of all important documents, equipment, and log books.
  • Participate in job training to meet company needs.
  • Sampling and testing of product.
  • Loading and unloading of trucks and railcars.
  • Maintain qualifications on all operating positions.

 

 

Essential Job Skills:

  • Able to lift a maximum of 50 pounds and stand/walk for an eight-hour work shift.
  • Employee must be able to work from heights.
  • Team-oriented and self-directed.
  • Committed to quality, safety and communication.
  • Ability to work with schematics and comprehend complex technical instructions and blueprints.
  • Basic electrical knowledge.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Understanding of production procedures.
  • Ability to work a rotating schedule, including nights and weekends.
  • Good oral and written communication skills (English).
  • Take ownership of assigned projects.
  • Ability to complete tasks without supervision.
  • Must be willing to work overtime as needed.

 

Education/Training Requirements :

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Preferred Associates Degree in a technical field.

 

Experience: Previous manufacturing experience is recommended.

 

Working conditions : Regular job requirements are an 8 hour working day. Working conditions are inside/outside and my very depending on weather conditions. The successful candidate will be exposed to chemicals used in the process. The successful candidate may at times be required to work longer hours and/or outside regular business hours.

 

Other : This position offers a competitive salary and includes a complete benefit package inclusive of health care, 401k, paid vacations and a generous performance based bonus. Prairie Catalytic requires successful completion of a pre-employment physical exam, drug screening and background check. Prairie Catalytic is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, ethnic origin, religion or sexual orientation.



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PRAIRIE CATALYTIC
Is a Private Sector employer with 2 locations

Company Profile:
Prairie Catalytic LLC owns and operates a state of the art facility - currently under construction - for the conversion of bio-ethanol into ethyl acetate in Columbus, Nebraska. Prairie Catalytic is a subsidiary of Greenyug LLC. Greenyug, LLC is a privately held technology development company with a mission to research, develop and commercialize production of commodity and specialty chemicals, polymers, and fuels derived from renewable sources in a cost efficient and market competitive manner. Greenyug headquarters and research facility are based in Santa Barbara, California. Scale-up and process development are performed at a fully integrated demonstration facility in Pune, India. Greenyug capabilities include all aspects of technology development from concept at lab scale to piloting and commercial deployment. See more at http://www.greenyug.com. Prairie Catalytic is bringing Greenyug proprietary ethyl acetate to market and is actively seeking an operations manager for its new production facility.
10-19 employees
 
 

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Compensation and Hours
Salary Range: $18.00 - $25.00 Hour DOE (Depends on Experience) 401K, Dental, Holidays, Life Insurance, Medical, Uniform Allowance, Vacation, Vision Other Benefits: Not Available Full or Part Time: Full Time Job Duration: Over 150 Days Type of Job: Regular
Day Shift
Evening/Swing Shift
Night/Graveyard Shift
Night/Graveyard Shift
 
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Split Shift
Split Shift
 
Flexible Shift
 
12AM
6
12PM
6
Hours per Week:
40

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Minimum Experience Required: Not Specified
Education and Training
Minimum Education Level Required: High School Diploma or Equivalent
Required License/Certification: No

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Test Requirement: No test required - Drug Testing/Screening,Background Checks
Minimum Age Requirement: 18. Reason for Age Requirement: Insurance.

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