Coating Operator 3 day weekends

Date: Jun 29, 2022

Location: Rochester, NY, US

Company: Carestream Health

Carestream Health Inc. 

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Carestream is a worldwide provider of medical imaging systems and solutions; x-ray imaging systems for non-destructive testing; manufacturing of film and precision contract coating services for a wide range of industrial, medical, electronic and other applications—all backed by a global service and support network. Carestream’s diagnostic imaging technology systems are at work in 90 percent of hospitals worldwide.  

At Carestream, we offer a global perspective and a world of opportunities for people who have the desire to make a positive impact. Join our global team of 4,000+ professionals!

Position Summary:

Due to increased demand and internal promotions, Carestream has a need to hire / develop a new member for the teams that operate the Solvent Coating Facility which coats and develops a wide range of products for use in multiple industries. We are looking for an energetic individual who works well in a team environment and is seeking employment where there is room to advance.

Compensation: $20 hour regular and $30/hr over time. Employees can make $41,600. – 52,000 in this role dependent on experience. Also, eligible for company quarterly bonuses. 

Benefits start your first day of employment including up to 232+ hours of accrued PTO (vacation, holiday, sick).

Rotating weekly day/night shifts - 3 day/night weekends every weekend.

Position Responsibilities:

Candidate would be responsible of working in a team to operate a solvent coating machine which includes the following activities:

- build delivery systems, hoppers, and pumps to set up for coating events,

- maintain supply of coating support and solutions throughout coating event,

- complete testing of solutions and coatings including viscosity, solids, roughness, particle size, dimensional measurements.

- Begin coating and maintain quality coating process, log process results.

- Review testing results and take action as needed,

- Log results and compare against specifications

- Take down and clean systems at the end of the coating in solvent cleaning system

Required Skills & Education:

- High School or GED

- Strong Work Ethic and good attendance record.

- Ability to follow detailed instructions carefully with NO errors. 

- Must be able to work 12 Hours shifts rotating day/night, 3 to 4 days per week. One week days and the next week nights. 3 day weekends.

Desired Skills:

- 5 years of experience in a chemical production or machine operating environment.

- Knowledgeable in the areas of X-hopper, solvent coating, web conveyance, zenith pump, mechanical assembly, viscosity, particle size analysis, and HMI use.

- Proficient with MS Word and Excel

- Knowledgeable in the areas of mechanical assembly and equipment.

- Math skills – both basic and intermediate algebra level math skills are used.

- Quality first mind-set with ability to work at a fast pace.

- Strong work ethic, good judgment and decision-making skills.

- Ability to follow detailed instructions correctly and carefully with no errors.

- Ability to make product quality decisions based on process data and product inspection information.

- Understand and make process changes based on observations to improve product quality.

- Good communication skills. Ability to communicate well with Engineering, Process Control, Maintenance and Planning.

- Good trouble-shoot complex skills

Work Environment:

Chemical Manufacturing Plant

Physical Requirements:

Standing: 25-50%

Walking: 25-50%

Sitting: 1-25%

Bending: 25-50%

Lifting up to 20 pounds: 25-50%

Lifting 20-35 pounds: 1-25%

Lifting 35-50 pounds: 1-25%

Carrying, Pushing or Pulling: 1-25%

Carestream is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Carestream is an equal opportunity organization. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Applying for a job with Carestream

All Applicants must complete the on-line application process. Carestream is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application process, please click accommodations

Requisition ID: 2503 


Nearest Major Market: Rochester