Site Support Technician
Posted on: May 7, 2021
Contribute. Grow. Lead...with OxyChem. Looking for a challenge?
Desire to achieve your true potential? OxyChem is a growing,
action-oriented, safety driven chemical manufacturing company
continually striving to be the best in the business while staying
focused on environmental protection. The secret to our success has
and will continue to be our people.Occidental Chemical Corporation
(OxyChem) is a leading North American manufacturer of polyvinyl
chloride (PVC) resins, chlorine and caustic soda - key building
blocks for a variety of indispensable products such as plastics,
pharmaceuticals and water treatment chemicals. Other OxyChem
products include caustic potash, chlorinated organics, sodium
silicates, chlorinated isocyanurates and calcium chloride.
OxyChem''s market position is among the top three producers in the
United States in 2020 for the principal products it manufactures
and markets. Based in Dallas, Texas, the company has manufacturing
facilities in the U.S., Canada and Latin America. In a fast-paced
industry that demands precision, we create a supportive workplace
where the safety and well-being of our employees are paramount. We
are committed to rewarding top performers, offering very
competitive pay and benefits, and providing tremendous career
development opportunities. We are looking for an experienced and
self-motivated individual to fill the position of Site Support
Technician with our Calcium Chloride plant located in Ludington,
Michigan. Essential Job Duties: Packaging of calcium chloride
products and operating a forklift truck. Loading calcium chloride
products into rail cars and trucks. Maintaining and cleaning out of
rail switches. Operating a fire hose and other water type hoses.
Operating air hammers and other power tools. Observing personnel
involved in a vessel entry. Shoveling a variety of materials such
as sand, snow, and ditches. Wheelbarrow work. Working in elevated
areas. Frequent use of portable ladders. Maintaining the grounds of
the plant site. Painting and raking of plant properties.
Occasionally create or update department procedures to ensure
accuracy. Issue Safe Work Permit. Lock and tag out equipment. Other
general labor duties as assigned. Actively support plant and
corporate HESS safety programs, objectives, and expectations.
Follow the Ludington Guiding Principles. Actively support and
participate on teams or in programs to continuously improve plant
operations. Must be able to work with others in a self-directed
workforce environment. Teamwork is an essential competency. Perform
other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.
Must be able to lift 50 lbs, climb ladders and stairs. Walking,
bending, and stooping are required. Must be able to wear personal
protective equipment including the use of a respirator. Must be
able to respond to visual and audible alarms.
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