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Production/Chemical Operator (Metasheen Operator)

Kelly Services
Newport, DE 19804
Kelly is now hiring a Metasheen Operator for a 1-year contract located in Newport DE. Apply Today!

The Metasheen Operator is responsible for completing production activities of to ensure safe production through the execution of Toyota Production System (TPS) principles, tools, and techniques. The Metasheen Operator is responsible for troubleshooting, completing accurate production reporting, and assisting with on-the-job training for new employees in the assigned operating area.


+ High School Diploma/Equivalent


+ 2 years of experience in a manufacturing environment preferred

+ Experience in Batch Chemical Operations preferred

+ Experience in Film Coating Operations preferred

+ Experience working in a PSM regulated environment preferred

+ Experience using TPS tools in a manufacturing environment preferred

+ Knowledge/Skills

+ Demonstrated ability to understand and work with analytical and mechanical equipment, including troubleshooting such equipment.

+ Excellent interpersonal communication and organizational skills are required.

+ Ability to work independently at times using SOPs and work instructions.

+ Knowledge of or ability to learn operating with DCS and PLC interfaces

+ Good understanding of 5S, visual management, KPIs, standard work and other TPS tools

+ Willingness and ability to work overtime beyond normally scheduled work hours

+ Willingness and ability to participate as a member of the sites emergency response team


+ Support and adhere to the principles of the American Chemistry Council's Responsible Care by protecting the environment, health, safety and security of our employees, contractors, carriers, distributors, visitors, customers and neighbors.

+ Be knowledgeable of and follow all Environmental, Health and Safety practices including but not limited to:

+ Manage waste movements according to satellite and/or 90-day accumulation requirements

+ Inspect air contaminant sources and institute corrective action for out-of-spec conditions, prevent releases into the sewer and/or stormwater systems by following BMPs (best management practices),

+ Activate **BASF** emergency response procedures in case of spills or other emergencies.

+ Comply with the requirements of the ISO9001:2015 Quality Management System. (100%)

+ Executes the area TPS initiatives daily: Standard work, 5S/Visual Management, Mistake proofing, Autonomous Maintenance, Problem solving **(10%)**

+ Execution of daily area activities ensuring production deadlines are met in a safe and timely manner using SOPs and shift notes.

+ Responsible for completing and submitting daily shift notes and batch cards while ensure that all SOPs are followed. **(70%)**

+ Assist in equipment inspections and calibration checks. Identification of equipment malfunctions and communication of issues to supervision so that maintenance notifications can be entered for repairs. **(10%)**

+ Participate in training of operators, Communicate to supervision when an SOP is inaccurate or unclear. Be available and able to cross train in other areas of the Metasheen operations. **(10%)**


This role requires an individual who works collaboratively with others. The Metasheen operator must work seamlessly with the Metasheen plant functions (Supervisor, Crew Leader, Engineer) as they provide support and direction to the Metasheen operations with regards to safety, quality, productivity and continuous improvement.

**Level of Autonomy/Decision Making Responsibility:**

This position requires a moderate level of independent work and attention to detail. The Metasheen Operator will be required to follow SOPs and shift notes to ensure safe production on a regular basis. This position requires an individual who is comfortable sharing their concerns regarding safety and quality with other members of the Metasheen Operations organization.

**Internal and external relationships:**

Frequent interactions with: Production Supervision, Metasheen Working Crew Leaders, Metasheen Operators, Quality Technicians, Production Manager, Production Engineers, Quality Manager, and EHS personnel. Occasional interaction with: Global Technology, Global Quality, Supply Chain, Business Personnel, Human Resources, Site Controlling, internal and external auditors (e.g., ISO, Financial or EHS compliance), and customers.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

The Managed Solutions practice within Kelly Outsourcing and Consulting Group (KellyOCG ) is one focus within the full array of Kelly Services workforce solutions.

Kelly Services has transformed from the staffing industry pioneer to a leading workforce solutions provider. KellyOCG is the distinguished outsourcing and consulting segment of Kelly Services, known for applying a forward-looking approach that enables companies to make strategic workforce planning decisions that impact their business and competitive advantage.

The Managed Solutions practice area of KellyOCG is dedicated to partnering with clients to architect and implement solutions that put them in a position to meet their operational obligation to their organization and freedom to focus on their more strategic business needs.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to have a role in managing employment opportunities for more than one million workers around the globe. We employ 550,000 of these individuals directly with the remaining workers engaged through our talent supply chain network of supplier partners. Revenue in 2015 was $5.5 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at
Posted: 2020-05-06 Expires: 2020-06-06

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Kelly Services
Newport, DE 19804

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