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Chemical Plant Operators oversee the personnel and equipment necessary to run a chemical manufacturing operation. Skills relevant to this position and found on applicants' resumes include monitoring process conditions, equipment, and control systems and making appropriate decisions and changes to maintain and/or achieve desired rates and product quality; and performing process equipment troubleshooting, minor repairs, improvements and preventative maintenance while following company policies. The required education for this position, as shown on sample resumes in the field, includes an associate's degree in chemical technology or a bachelor's degree in business administration.

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Chemical Plant Operator

Worked with batch and continuous operations and was involved with three start-up units

  • Leadership abilities led to becoming a Union Steward and elected Safety Committeeman of Pace 4-6000
  • Involved strongly in safety became a certified HAZMAT HAZWOPER instructor and later trained the plant personal to level III certification
  • Was the only non-salary employee involved in producing ISO-9000 procedures for the Lube Additives Division
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
2

Chemical Plant Operator

Monitor manufacturing plant operations through SCADA software. Ensure consistent quality of products by frequent chemical analysis. Coordinate with control room, field, and lab personnel to adjust equipment as needed. Communicate with coworkers for safe and accurate filling of trucks. Effectively convey information via radio communication for process adjustments.

  • Initiated several changes to increase employee safety.
  • Proposed various suggestions for continuous improvement, such as improved training
  • Participated in policy revisions and advancements, including updates to employee
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BS
Chemistry
3

Chemical Plant Operator

Knowledge of batch processing which included charging of material, monitoring, and recording data.

  • Loaded and unloaded of raw material, final product, and waste.
  • Cleaned equipment according to procedures and packing final product per process
  • Maintained daily logs which includes: log times, volumes, temperatures, and pressures on all manufacturing equipment on the plant.
  • Performed daily collecting and testing of samples, completed quality assurance testing, and adjusted process controls per information.
  • Maintained a safe work environment by following all safety, health, and environmental standards.
  • Knowledge of reactors, pumps, dryers, agitators, tanks, vacuum pumps, heat exchanges, various chemical process equipment, and acids / bases (e.g. nitric / hydrofluoric / acetic).
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
4

Chemical Plant Operator

Knowledge of batch processing which included charging of material, monitoring, and recording data.

  • Loaded and unloaded of raw material, final product, and waste.
  • Cleaned equipment according to procedures and packing final product per process
  • Maintained daily logs which includes: log times, volumes, temperatures, and pressures on all manufacturing equipment on the plant.
  • Performed daily collecting and testing of samples, completed quality assurance testing, and adjusted process controls per information.
  • Knowledge of reactors, pumps, dryers, agitators, tanks, vacuum pumps, heat exchanges, various chemical process equipment, and acids / bases (e.g. nitric / hydrofluoric / acetic).
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
5

Chemical Plant Operator

Load, unload, and transfer of salt, bleach, caustic soda, and hydrochloric acid onto truck and rail cars.

  • Conducted manual routine pressure and flow readings.
  • Monitored control room systems to ensure process is operating properly.
  • Inspected equipment for possible malfunctions.
  • Conducted QA/QC lab tests on chemicals to obtain data to be used in determining process parameters.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Information Technology
6

Chemical Plant Operator

Execute operates required to process, fill, and secure phosphorus acid. Duties included packaging polymer resin pellets and loading hazardous material onto tank trucks.

  • Rapidly rose from inexperienced operator to shift leader 53 months
  • Attended over 70 hours of formal training in the safe handling of phosphorous acid
  • Increased plant production by 10% by participating in plant clear out program
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
15
years
at this job
7

Chemical Plant Operator

Responsible for chemical operations in hydrogen and lube hydrotreater plants for the manufacturing of gasoline, diesel and others crude oil derivate product.

  • Issuer of work permits and job safety analysis.
  • Supervised maintenance personnel to ensure that all works was conducted as planned.
  • Responsible for all field operation, troubleshooting and performed in compliance with the SOP's, EPA, and all other aplicable regulations.
  • Operated LPG truck loading rack.
  • Emegency response team member.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Electronic Technology
8

Chemical Plant Operator

Functioned as a control room operator within a chemical plant in the batch production of Aluminum Fluoride.

  • Monitor the chemical plant process using Honeywell/Wonderware computer control and video technology.
  • Proficient in the preventative maintenance of boilers, blowers, centrifugal and positive displacement pumps.
  • Ensure that batch runs are precisely mixed using Fluosilisic acid, alumina trihydrate, and caustic solution via computer control.
  • Ensure that all chemicals are pumped and moved from tank to tank without interruption, blockage or spillage.
  • Precisely measure and manage tank and bin levels to ensure production is not lost due to inaccurate inventory control.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
9

Chemical Plant Operator

Observe and modulate process parameters for optimizing recapture yield and purity

  • Investigate production mishaps, perform failure analysis, and implement workplace safety standards
  • Implement capital improvements to optimize production capabilities and streamline production
  • Reduced product loss through education on the importance of process adherence
  • Identified overcharge of steam generation through faulty instrumentation
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AAS
Computer Aided Manufacturing Technology
BS
Applied Physics
10

Chemical Plant Operator

Commissioned pre-start-up of Wyandotte Resins Plant using P&IDs to locate, label, and verify pipes, valves, and all other equipment was properly located, identified, and functioning

  • Team Leader of group assigned to assess need for/purchase appropriate safety and regulatory signage for the labeling of the plant
  • Safety Inspection Team Leader: performed daily, weekly, and monthly area and safety inspections and produced reports for management
  • Ran Siemens based Control Panel to induce reactions, complete blends, and transfer liquid chemical batches to storage
  • Used SAP and the shipping and production schedules daily for coordinating shipping and receiving activities
  • Performed manual additions of raw materials, monomers, inhibitors, reactants, biocides, surfactants, and solid chemicals for the production of various finished products
  • Sampled unfinished and finished product for lab work-up
  • Packaged solid finished product
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Environmental Science

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