Production Operator Assonet, MA, USA

ISP Freetown Fine Chemicals Inc

Position Production Operator

Industry: Chemicals business

Employment type: Full Time

Experience: 2 to 5 year

Qualification: High school diploma or GED

Salary: $23/hr

Location: Assonet, MA (On-site)

Company: ISP Freetown Fine Chemicals Inc


Production Operator required

Are you the kind of person that is always thinking, sketching, seeking, and adjusting? Who needs to understand how things work and then figure out how they can work better? Are you a passionate, tenacious, solver who loves to work with others who share your drive? Are you positive, constructive, and ingenious?

Are you always solving? Then we’d like to meet you and bet you’d like to meet us.

Ashland has an exciting opportunity for a Production Operator to join our ISP Freetown Fine Chemicals business at our Freetown, MA. This is a very visible, significant role within the Company and the Operations function. This position will report to the Production Supervisor.

Benefits & Perks

  • Sign on Bonus of $3,000
  • Team recognition rewards, sponsored lunches and monetary incentives based on performance
  • Comprehensive Benefit package, Medical, Dental and Vision starting on Day 1 for you AND your family
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Starting pay of $23/hour ++ based on experience
  • Rotating shift – 14 days off/month
  • Referral bonus plan – get a job with us and get paid to refer your friends

The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:

This position is essential to keep the plant up and running – your 12-hour shift might look something like this…

  • Performing batch operations to keep product moving
  • Equipment preparations for shift operating schedule – we will teach you how!
  • Operating dryers, blenders, and packaging equipment
  • Executing material handling operations; including being able to operate a fork truck – On the job training!
  • Teamwork – we can’t do it alone
  • Performs additional work as required by Supervisor or Team Leader
  • Want to move ahead in the company? Tell us during your interview

In order to be qualified for this role, you must possess the following:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Knowledge in plant utilities and safety with on the job training
  • Ability to work a rotating shift (7:00 am to 7:00 pm and 7:00 pm to 7:00 am)
  • There is no “I” in team, so you have to come ready to be part of an amazing team
  • Mechanical and computer aptitude or the want to learn new things
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn. We love to teach new team members how to be amazing solvers

In more than 100 countries, the people of Ashland LLC. (NYSE: ASH) provide the specialty chemicals, technologies and insights to help customers create new and improved products for today and sustainable solutions for tomorrow. Our chemistry is at work every day in a wide variety of markets and applications, including architectural coatings, automotive, construction, energy, personal care and pharmaceutical. Visit to see the innovations we offer.

At Ashland our vision is to be a leading, global specialty chemicals company whose inspired and engaged employees add value to all we touch. In fact our people, employees, customers and vendors define who we are. They are the driving force behind everything we do.

Not only do we value our customers but we value our employees, and we work to offer them a dynamic and challenging environment. We hold ourselves to high standards at Ashland, and we value integrity and honesty.

Ashland has a history of attracting the best people and keeping them. The reasons are simple: industry competitive salary and benefits, pay-for-performance incentive plans and a diverse work environment where employees feel challenged and valued. People come to Ashland and stay. As a growing Fortune 500 specialty chemicals company, we offer opportunities for development and advancement throughout our global organization. Our values define who we are and what we care about as a company. If you are looking for a relationship with a company instead of simply a job, this may be a great fit.

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

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. 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.