DuPont Operator III in Memphis, Tennessee

Operator III (Job Number: 193354W-30)


DuPont Nutrition & Health is seeking multiple Operators to join our Memphis, TN team! You will work in a high performance, fast paced, industrial production environment. Rotating shift work, as well as weekends and holidays, are required. This position normally works an eight (8) hour shift; however other shifts schedules may be required as business needs dictate.

Travel and relocation assistance are not offered for this position.

Primary responsibilities of this position may include, but are not limited to:

  • Comply with the company’s core values (Safety & Health, Environmental Stewardship, Ethical Behavior, Respect for People)

  • Work shifts as assigned (currently 8 hour rotating shifts) Operate machinery used in the production process in accordance to plant policy

  • Operate mobile equipment in accordance with plant policy

  • Operate electronic or computerized control panel from a central control room to monitor and optimize operational process

  • Control process start-up & operations and normal & emergency shutdown

  • Adjust equipment, valves, pumps and controls and process equipment in accordance to plant policy

  • Shutdown, isolate and prepare process units or production equipment for maintenance

  • Sample products, perform tests, record data, carry out statistical process control on process operations and write production logs

  • Clean and lubricate equipment

  • Any and all other duties that are assigned by the company


Minimum Qualifications

HS Diploma or GED.

Previous experience in an industrial production environment is desirable, but not required.

Minimum qualifications for this position include:

  • Applicant must be 18 years old

  • Applicant must attain a Work KEY skills test score of 29 or higher

  • Must attain a BMCT test score of 40 or higher

  • Ability to wear job specific personal protective equipment (PPE)

  • Ability to operate computers and other computerized control systems

  • Ability to tolerate exposure to hot and cold conditions

  • Ability to read/write and follow instructions

  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team as required

  • Ability to perform job responsibilities with or without accommodations

  • Ability to pass physical abilities assessment including lifting (up to 50 pounds) and climbing requirements

  • Ability to pass medical assessment

Primary Location: NA-United States-Tennessee-Memphis

Organization: Nutrition and Health

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: High School Diploma/GED (±11 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Entry Level

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