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Cabot Corporation

Temporary Chemical Operator

Cabot Corporation - Haverhill, MA

Position Summary
Operates chemical process systems and related equipment. Performs all tasks in a safe manner and following plant safety policies and procedures.  Employees in this level are able to perform all aspects of the chemical process cycle.  
Job Responsibilities

Controls chemical process and operates all related equipment using the distributed control system (DCS).  Follows work instructions (WI) and Product Quality Control Plans (PQCP).
Adjusts controls to regulate variables as per instructions.  Performs set up procedures to prepare systems for operation.
Monitors and troubleshoots the process to maintain required operating conditions. Conducts in process Quality Control testing.
Performs minor maintenance on process and support equipment.
Depending on organization and location, may use business management system to enter work orders and requisitions.
Depending on location, may transfer and move materials in heavy containers.   Assists in packaging product for shipment and in loading/unloading product or raw materials.
Participates in scheduled safety meetings and completes safety training requirements.
Performs other duties as assigned. Keeps work area safe and clean.
Supports efforts to implement and maintain the Responsible Care® Management System in line with the requirements of the RC14001®   technical specification, as applicable to the site/region.


Manual dexterity, accuracy and attention to details.  General mechanical aptitude.
Able to read and interpret complex operating instructions.  Basic knowledge of shop mathematics in order to read blueprints.
High level of safety awareness and attention to details.
Written, verbal communication and active listening skills.  Capacity to cross-train with other operating units. Ability to work collaboratively with others in a team-based environment.
Organizational and record keeping skills.  Familiarity with computers as a user.
Flexibility in performing changing assignments and work schedules. May be required to work off-shift hours.
Ability to lift heavy containers and use material handling equipment.
Ability to remain calm and react effectively in critical situations.
High School diploma or equivalent.  Depending on location, may need to be certified in the operation of chemical equipment, according to local legislation.
Minimum of 2-3 years of chemical operation experience is required.

About the Company
Founded in 1882, Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) is a global specialty chemicals and performance materials company, headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. The company is a leading provider of rubber and specialty carbons, activated carbon, inkjet colorants, cesium formate drilling fluids, fumed silica, aerogel and elastomer composites.
EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled
Cabot Corporation is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

8 days 22 hours ago

Cabot Corporation


Temporary Chemical Operator Cabot Corporation - Haverhill, MA, United States


Location: Haverhill, MA

Company Profile:
Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) is a leading global specialty chemicals and performance materials company headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Our businesses deliver a broad range of products and solutions to customers in every corner of the globe, serving key industries such as transportation, infrastructure, environment and consumer. We provide performance solutions that solve customers' challenges today while preparing them to meet tomorrow’s needs. Our commitment to innovation is driven by a passion to advance our customers' businesses through our deep understanding of their industries and the global trends that impact their operations. Innovation The power of Cabot is that we combine this knowledge with our technical expertise and, ultimately partner with our customers to create value through innovation and technology. Our strength in research and development is a major reason why we have been an industry leader for more than 130 years in products such as rubber and specialty carbons, cesium formate brines, activated carbon, aerogel, fine cesium chemicals, fumed metal oxides, graphenes, inkjet colorants, masterbatches and conductive compounds. We continue to innovate through @cabotlabs, which integrates our expert team of engineers, scientists and researchers with market intelligence and technology leadership to deliver solutions for tomorrow.