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Production Operator - Louisville




Are you looking for an active, stable work environment in a manufacturing field?

We're looking for an entry level 2nd/3rd shift Production Operator/Batch Operator for our Louisville (Riverport) location. If you have a strong work ethic, positive safety record and a commitment to quality...then we want to hear from you!

Where else will you get benefits that start on day one with competitive pay and an opportunity to learn and grow?

Job Dimensions:

Produces, inspects, and packages products per batch formulations utilizing various mixing, blendng, and packaging equipment.
Follows all EHS and Quality procedures to safely produce quality product.
Practices Continuous Quality Improvement in all processes.
Participates in Bostik's Safety programs to achieve objective of safe behavior and goal of Zero incidents.
Records manually and via computer, all material usage, accurately fill out process batch sheets.
Eligible for up to five (5) additional increases throughout first 2 years of employment.
Key Responsibilities for Production Operator/Batch Maker:
Follow all plant policies and practices to ensure safety, quality, service, and cost objectives are met
Operate a variety of mixing/blending equipment across plant floor as needed
Perform various quality checks and assist in the cleaning and change-over of equipment
Maintain an accurate inventory through activities such as: proper reporting of material usage, minimizing wastes, and ensuring that measuring devices are properly calibrated
Ensure good housekeeping of all work areas
Accurately complete all paperwork and data entry to support job tasks
Assist in physical inventories
Safely stage and move materials by hand and by operating a powered industrial truck (fork-lift)
Comply with all company policies
Practice Safe work habits in accordance with OSHA, EPA guidelines, and Bostik-specific EHS expectations
Work in a fast paced production environment where safety, accuracy and speed are essential.



High School diploma/ GED, ability to read English and perform basic math skills.
Willing to work an off shift and overtime as necessary

Preferred Skills/Experience:

Experience in a manufacturing environment.
Forklift certification/experience preferred
Demonstrated computer skills (Microsoft Applications, Lotus Notes) preferred.
Ability to operate automated and semi-automated equipment preferred.

Related Experience:

Batch making
Chemical mixing
Chemical compounding
Bulk manufacturing
Machine operator
Start to finish processes
ISO and 5S manufacturing Compliance
Machine operation
Work as a production operator, mixer, batching, and mixing

About Bostik - Smart Adhesives

With our eyes on the future, Bostik is driven to develop smart adhesives – enabling us to anticipate needs, create value and shape new capabilities. We are not the right place for everyone. We ARE right for those who work collaboratively to think and act boldly beyond today. Put your potential to work to increase our collective expertise, powered by a spirit of innovation.

As one of the largest adhesive and sealant companies in the world, Bostik designs, manufactures, and markets bonding solutions within a variety of Global Business Units:Industrial Adhesives (Converting, Assembly, Packaging, Transportation, Flexible Packaging and Industrial Laminations); Consumer and Construction (Flooring Installation Systems, Construction Sealants and Adhesives); and Nonwovens(Disposable Hygiene).

Bostik is well positioned as part of Arkema's High Performance Materials segment. A global chemical company and France’s leading chemicals producer, Arkema is building the future of the chemical industry every day.

Make a difference with Bostik. Build a career with purpose. Experience the impact powerful bonds can make - at a place where you can feel at home.

Compliance: Bostik is an EEO/AA/Drug Free Workplace.

Disclaimer: The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications.



Work Schedule

Set Hours




Medical, dental, vision, 401k

Required Education

High School Diploma

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