Junior Production Operator

About the role

Location: Taylorsville, NC

Hours: Full-Time

Type of Contract: Permanent




We provide solutions for a better tomorrow.

Borealis Compounds is opening up a new facility in Taylorsville, NC. We are looking for operators for night shift (3rd shift), Monday through Friday.
Production Operator for a growing and expanding manufacturing company! Not just a job but an opportunity!
Salary Range: $20.79/hr.
Borealis Compounds offers an extensive and competitive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:
•    2 weeks of vacation, plus paid sick and personal time
•    13 paid holidays
•    4O1K match of 6%
•    Incentive plan and profit sharing plan
•    Employee Assistance Programs
•    Tuition reimbursement

About the role: The Production Operator will participate in creating high quality, innovative plastic products for use in the automotive and utility industries. This is an excellent shared learning opportunity as Borealis is growing and expanding!
Job Description:
•    Heavy emphasis on Safety and Quality
•    Perform forklift/truck requirements
•    Be able to calculate and make production decisions when the need arises
•    Assists in meeting the production schedule goals by completing assignments
•    Participates in continuous improvement
•    Follows all provisions of operating instructions
•    Responsible for the completion and accuracy of all production order data entry
•    Monitors and performs product quality and takes appropriate action, including shutdown of process, to prevent or limit production
•    Responsible for meeting standard batch times while maintaining safety and quality
•    Follows all quality policies and production procedures to ensure quality product is produced
We are an equal opportunity employer. 
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test and background check.
Job Type: Full-time

About you

•    Strong focus on Safety and Quality
•    The Production Operator will need good math and mechanical aptitude skills
•    Ability to lift up to 55 lbs
•    Follows all provisions of operating instructions
•    High School diploma or GED
•    Be team player
•    Flexibility to work other shifts as production demands.
Preferred Experience:
•    Forklift experience and/or certification
•    At least 1 year in a manufacturing environment
•    Batch processing experience
•    Plastics manufacturing experience

About Borealis and our offer

We are here for you! If you have any questions, please contact Marc Kochan, (Marc.Kochan@Borealisgroup.com). Please note that applications via e-mail will not be accepted since we are serious about protection of your personal data, so thank you for applying online.


We offer a role specific compensation and a competitive salary and fringe benefit package reflecting your profile, experience and the specifics of the country/location you apply for.


We reserve the right to close this vacancy for further applications when we have received sufficient applications that meet the advertised requirements and will contact you as soon as screening is closed.

With head offices in Vienna, Austria, Borealis employs 6,900 employees and operates in over 120 countries. In 2021, Borealis generated total sales and other income of EUR 10,153 million and a net profit of EUR 1,396 million. OMV, the Austria-based international oil and gas company, owns 75% of Borealis, while the remaining 25% is owned by a holding company of the Abu-Dhabi based Mubadala. We supply services and products to customers around the globe through Borealis and two important joint ventures: Borouge (with the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, or ADNOC, based in UAE); and Baystar™ (with TotalEnergies, based in the US). www.borealisgroup.com | www.borealiseverminds.com | careers.borealisgroup.com



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