Chemical Operator

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Date: Jun 5, 2023

Location: Adrian, MI, US

Company: Wacker Chemie AG


Our world needs ideas! As one of the world’s most research-intensive chemical companies, we have been developing leading solutions for numerous sectors – from construction to photovoltaics and cosmetics to rubber – for over 100 years. We have a global presence with production sites on three continents and 14,300 employees from 70 nations.


WACKER SILICONES is one of the world’s biggest silicone manufacturers with silicone-based system solutions and over 3,000 different products. At our Adrian site, we are currently looking for a ​Chemical Operator​ to join our growing team.


Job Responsibilities

  • Operate processes and equipment, follow recipes to produce products; move, handle, and interact with various chemical ingredients.
  • Interface with computers and scanners to monitor and operate processes, perform material movements, check inventory, and write maintenance requests.
  • Learn and Follow Company Policies for Safety, Quality, & Environmental regulations
  • Good housekeeping


  • Must be able to work weekend 12-hour schedule plus another 12-hour shift M-F
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be able to lift, push, and pull up to 50 pounds.
  • Requires ability to drive fork trucks and climb stairs
  • One year or more of production related experience preferred
  • Communication and verbal interpersonal skills
  • Ability to learn production processes
  • Basic-Intermediate proficiency in Reading/Writing, Math, & Science
  • Basic computer skills




WACKER, as an innovative chemical company, makes a vital contribution toward improving the quality of life around the world by developing intelligent solutions for sustainable growth. Our culture focuses on building and retaining diverse and inclusive teams. WACKER offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, competitive benefit offerings and beyond through giving back to our communities.


Be part of our WACKER family, across all nations!


We are looking forward to your online application at
Reference Code: 8163 



The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis.  Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card).


WACKER is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Adrian
Nearest Secondary Market: Ann Arbor