Bridgestone Americas, Inc.

  • Warehouse C Operator

    Employee Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Degree Preferred
    None
    Requisition ID
    2018-138546
    Posted Date
    7/17/2018
    Location
    US-TX-Orange
    Zip Code
    77630
    Functional Area
    Warehouse
    Category
    Warehouse
  • Company Overview

    Firestone Polymers, LLC is headquartered in Akron, Ohio and manufactures polymers and synthetic rubber in our world-class ISO 9001:2000/14001 registered plants located in Lake Charles, Louisiana and Orange, Texas. Firestone's unique anionic polymerization technology allows production of high purity, high molecular weight polybutadiene and a wide range of block, random, and vinyl modified styrene-butadiene copolymers. These products are sold around the world for use in tires, impact modification of plastics and hot melt adhesives. Statistical process control is used in every step of the operation.

    Firestone Polymers, LLC is a subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, the world's largest tire and rubber company.

     

     

    Benefits, Privileges and Growth Opportunities

     

    • We offer over 31 Benefits and Privileges to include medical, dental, vision, 401k, cash balance retirement plan and more.
    • We are An Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, in fact, "One of our strengths is found in our commitment to serve a diverse customer population with diverse teams of teammates."
    • Over 100 years of success is an indication of the stability our workforce enjoys

    Position Summary

    *The purpose of this posting is for creating a hiring pool for consideration for future openings.

    The WC-operator must oversee the safe and efficient operation per operating procedures and specifications or current work instructions for all equipment and processes in their assigned areas. Process equipment includes conveyors, packagers, film wrappers, metal detectors, scales, forklifts, sweepers, computers, hand tools, and all other tools or equipment consistent with job factors or that may be requested by supervision.

    Responsibilities

    The WC-Operator must compelete or oversee recordings of the prescribled logs and data to document unit operation.  The WC-Operator must be able to read and understand procedures and permits, write operating logs, perform necessary math skills, and perform necessary computer skills to maintain unit operation.  Other duties include but are not limited to:Write work orders, prepare equipment for maintenace, inspect and accept the completed job.  Perform routine cleaning and housekeeping to insure area safety and product quality. Be able to handle incidents of fires, spills or releases. Assist in the training of newly assigned personnel.  Participate on emergency response teams as assigned.  Performs all listed tasks and any/all other tasks or duties consistent with job factors as required or assigned by the WO-Operator and/or supervision.  Complete an informative/proper shift change relief to ensure safe operation of the plant.  Maintain open communication with the "WO" Operator, other operators, supervisors, and management.

    Qualifications

     

    High School Diploma required

    Forklift experience & warehouse experience - 1-2 years preferred

     

    Qualified applicants must register online and create an account through www.workintexas.com.

    Once the registration is completed, applicants must apply to Job Order 7-02.

    Deadline to apply is end of day September 3, 2018.

     

     

     

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