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Ashland LLC has an immediate opening for an Operator at our plant located in Los Angeles, CA.


Join a great team!





Duties include but not restricted to:

  • Follow all safety rules, regulations, operating procedures, work Instructions, corporate/plant policies & laws
  • Maintain proper housekeeping and cleaning in area to ensure a safe working environment
  • Manufacture of resin blends, which includes charging raw materials, transferring resins to and from base resin storage and maintaining all associated logs and documentation
  • Safely handle numerous liquid and solid raw materials used in the blending process by following established procedures and instructions
  • Use of the Delta V process control system
  • Loading finished product into 55 gal drums
  • Proper handling and identification of hazardous waste
  • Successfully complete training in environmental, health, safety and security procedures, including handling of hazardous materials and emergency procedures
  • Successfully complete introductory and safety training
  • Operate process equipment (valves, hoses, etc.)
  • Lift truck operation
  • Participation in team efforts to improve safety, employee satisfaction, quality and productivity

 This posting is open to both current employees of Ashland and non-Ashland employees. Internal candidates will be notified as to the disposition of their application. The most qualified candidate based on skills, ability, and experience will be awarded the position.


Essential Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED is required 
  • Prior experience in a chemical plant is desirable 
  • 2+ years of experience  in a manufacturing/industrial setting required
  • Able to work an overnight shift Monday-Friday 9:30PM-5:30AM 
  • Physical requirements include, but are not limited to handling 50 lb. bags, walking/standing/lifting for prolonged periods, wearing respiratory equipment in accordance with the Ashland Respiratory Protection Plan
  • Requires minimal supervision
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Good mathematical skills
  • Must pass drug and physical screenings
  • Ability to read and write English
  • Ability to work with computers
  • Authorized to work in the United States

 Desirable Qualifications:

  • Proven team and leadership skills
  • Knowledge of piping systems operation
  • Experience with SAP
  • Experience in blending in a manufacturing environment
  • Industrial Experience

TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, please select the Apply button. If no Apply button is provided, please visit Ashland's Career Center. Once there, enter job number 2017-6886 in the Keyword Search field to find this posting and apply on-line.


NOTE:  We do not accept resumes from external staffing agencies or independent recruiters for any of our openings unless we have a signed recruiting agreement in place to fill a specific position.


Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ASH) is a premier global specialty chemicals company serving customers in a wide range of consumer and industrial markets, including adhesives, architectural coatings, automotive, construction, energy, food and beverage, personal care and pharmaceutical. At Ashland, we are 6,000 passionate, tenacious solvers - from renowned scientists and research chemists to talented engineers and plant operators - who thrive on developing practical, innovative and elegant solutions to complex problems for customers in more than 100 countries. Ashland also maintains a controlling interest in Valvoline Inc. (NYSE: VVV), a premium consumer-branded lubricant supplier. Visit to learn more.


Ashland. always solving


We are passionate, tenacious, solvers who thrive on developing practical, innovative and elegant solutions to complex problems in applied chemistry, always pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, and advancing the competitiveness of our customers across diverse industries.


Our people—molecular scientists, chemists, process engineers, logisticians, research scientists, economists, analysts, compliance auditors, salespeople, safety experts and more—are distinguished by their ability to create and apply specialized chemistry in ways that enable customers to amplify the efficacy, refine the usability, add to the allure, ensure the integrity, and improve the profitability of their products and applications.


The Ashland Way


Our vision, mission, way and values are the foundation for what makes Ashland, Ashland. What we aspire to accomplish, how we work every day toward that vision, and the way that we do things are what give substance to the promises we make to each other, customers and investors.


Our vision is to make a better world by providing creative solutions through the application of specialty ingredients and materials.


Our mission is to develop practical, innovative, and elegant solutions to complex problems in applied chemistry, always pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, and advancing the competitiveness of our customers across diverse industries.


Our way is to respect, protect, and advance the people we work with, companies we serve, shareholders who invest in our future, communities we’re a part of, and planet we share.


Ashland is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation. 

Ashland is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


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