Production Operator

About the role

Location: USA - Other location

Hours: Full-Time

Type of Contract: Permanent



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Borealis Compounds in Taylorsville, NC is looking for production operator candidates.
About the role: The Production Operator will be responsible for raw materials, process flow, manufacturing documentation, and finished goods used within the compounding process. Individual will be key participant in creating high quality, innovative plastic products for use in the automotive and utility industries. 
Job Description:
•    Continuous attention to safety; Maintaining a safe working culture & environment
•    Follows all quality policies and production procedures ensuring quality production
•    Monitors and performs product quality checks and takes appropriate action, including shutdown of process, to prevent or limit production
•    Responsible for the completion and accuracy of all production order data entry
•    Responsible for meeting standard batch times while maintaining safety and quality
•    Be able to calculate and make production decisions when the need arises
•    Assists in meeting the production schedule goals by completing assignments
•    Follows all provisions of operating instructions
•    Ensure work space is 5S ready, clean and orderly
•    Participate in continuous improvement programs (Lean, Kaizen, CIS, TBW)
•    Expected to know performance metrics and work toward targeted objectives
•    Proactively report any equipment issues as soon as they become aware
•    Work in a team environment to optimize output of quality product, assist others as necessary, and promote safety awareness
•    Perform forklift/truck requirements
•    This description is intended to provide general duties and responsibilities and not meant to be an exhaustive inventory of the role.
•    You may be assigned and expected to perform duties not otherwise contained in this description.

About you

•    Thorough understanding of manufacturing processes
•    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
•    Solid work history

About Borealis and our offer


We are here for you! If you have any questions, please contact Marc Kochan, ( 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, we employ 6,900 employees and operate in over 120 countries. In 2021, we generated total sales of EUR 12.3 billion and a net profit of EUR 1,396 million. OMV, the Austria-based international oil and gas company, owns 75% of our shares, while the remaining 25% is owned by Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, or ADNOC, based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). We supply services and products to customers around the globe through Borealis and two important joint ventures: Borouge (with ADNOC, headquartered in the UAE); and Baystar™ (with TotalEnergies, based in the US). | |


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Borealis only accepts candidate resumes from recruiters or recruiting agencies if they have been explicitly commissioned by Borealis for a specific recruitment and if the data is provided to us in line with the General Data Protection Regulation. Borealis will not accept or pay fees for candidate resumes of any form or kind that were sent unsolicited to either HR or directly to our hiring managers.

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