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Assistant Chemical Operator

Job Code: #440
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $17.49 - $17.49/hour
Job Location: Waukegan, IL
Posted 3 days ago

Job Description

Job Title:  Assistant Chemical Operator

Pay:  $17.00/hour with a wage progression scale up to $21.50

Job Description:  The Chemical Operator will assist in the production of a variety of High Purity Ingredients (HPI) and other related products by written procedures.  Clean equipment and facilities, stage supplies, and perform daily and weekly cleanroom sanitation. 

  • Operate in accordance with:
  • cGMP and ICH Q7 guidelines
  • Work rules, Quality Procedures (QP), and SOPs
  • Cardinal rules of Quality, Safety, and Delivery
  • Meet daily individual Production goals
  • Clean equipment, parts, and facilities
  • Accurately complete cleaning records and other documentation
  • Stage and transfer drums, carts, and supplies to the cleanroom area and move finished product out of the cleanroom per procedures
  • Follow instructions regarding the use of chemicals and supplies
  • Perform daily housekeeping
  • Identify requirements for sanitation supplies and consumable items for the non-GMP areas, ensuring adequate stock is available
  • Utilize assigned PPE (Personal Protection Equipment)
  • Develop awareness of SDS (Safety Data Sheets)
  • Safely operate a forklift, floor scrubber, and other Production equipment
  • Perform light maintenance


  • High school diploma or equivalent 
  • Ability to work overnight
  • Previous experience working in a Production position
  • Ability to lift 25-50 pounds
  • Ability to wear PPE
  • Hit company and Production deadlines
  • Frequent sitting, standing, climbing, etc.
  • Ability to pass pre-employment drug screen and background check