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Chemical Operator

Chemical Operator

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We are looking to hire an Operator to work in our GMP manufacturing plant located in Wilmington, DE.



Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Maintain compliance with all health, safety and environmental procedures and guidelines
  • Receive materials into the Limited Access Warehouse (LAW) per the appropriate procedures Prepare for production, raw material staging and weighing
  • Be able to perform all the manufacturing duties per the associated work instruction including Set-up, Operation and Cleaning manufacturing equipment
  • Perform all necessary SAP transactions
  • Package final product & prepare shipments
  • Complete all GMP documentation
  • General housekeeping in the GMP production area


Successful candidates will have the following:  

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Demonstrates good interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills
  • GMP or Chemical manufacturing experience desired 
  • Must possess a high level of mechanical aptitude
  • Willing to work rotating shifts, holidays and overtime, as may be required; this is a rotating shift position
  • Ability to clearly record observations in a written form, so computer skills are required
  • Ability to follow and complete written directions
  • Need to be able to work around strong magnets
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to work 1st or 2nd shift
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States

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 2018-7064 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. 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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