Acrylic Operator

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Date: Sep 14, 2023

Location: Gastonia, NC, US, 28056

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

About Lubrizol  
The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is committed to enabling a sustainable future. Our unmatched science unlocks immense possibilities at the molecular level, driving sustainable and measurable results to help the world Move Cleaner, Create Smarter and Live Better. Our solutions are used by people every day, improving billions of lives around the world. 

We value diversity in professional backgrounds and life experiences. By enabling a consistent, unbiased, and transparent recruitment process, Lubrizol seeks to create a positive experience for candidates so we can get to know them at their best. We recognize unique work and life situations and offer flexibility, ensuring our employees feel engaged and fulfilled in every aspect of life. 


Responsible for the filtering of finished latex; the manufacture, packaging and shipment of finished product to fill customer orders, daily maintenance of the scrubber system and housekeeping.



Acrylic Plant Team Leader



•Filtering finished latex from reactors to storage tanks, including: the verification that the latex is

within all specifications, calculation of correct storage tank capacity, proper sampling and record

keeping (valve placement sheets, shift log, filing charts, etc.).

•Manufacture, packaging and shipment of customer bulk orders, including: the calculation of

correct tanker input/output, inspection of the tanker, proper sampling, completion of the weight

ticket and the bill of lading.

•Manufacture, packaging and shipment of customer drum orders, including: proper sampling

and labeling, completion of the packing list and the bill of lading and the proper use of a forklift.

•Proper selection and use of pumps, lines, hoses and filtration equipment including inspection

 and cleaning as well as informing their Team Leader of maintenance work requests needed to

repair defective equipment.

•Daily checks and maintenance of the scrubber system including: sampling, draining knock-out

pots, adjusting flows, changing out solutions and recording QC results in the log book.

•Storage of raw materials and finished products in an organized and safe manner.

•General housekeeping in the process and warehouse areas.

•This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive.  The operator is expected to perform

other reasonably related business duties as assigned by a Team Leader, Supervisor or other

management representative.



•A high level of safety awareness is required.

•"C" Operator is an entry level position, previous experience is not required.

•Job          duties include lifting 55 lb. bags and climbing stairs and ladders. Plant operators must be

                 medically fit to wear a negative pressure respirator.

•High school diploma or equivalent is required.

•Basic math skills, reading comprehension and ability to communicate with others.

•Must satisfactorily complete all safety training courses as offered by management.


Lubrizol offers competitive benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k), Age-Weighted Defined Contribution Planand so much more!

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If you’re interested in the position, we encourage you to apply. Lubrizol is always looking for candidates who embody our cultural beliefs in everything they do. If you’re All In, Lead Decisively, Take Action, Think External, and can Be Courageous, Lubrizol could be the place for you.

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Nearest Secondary Market: Concord

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