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Date:  Jul 10, 2024
Location:  Charleston
Company:  Wacker Polysilicon N.A., LLC
Do you want to take responsibility and make a difference with your work? With your expertise, we can achieve great goals together. We are WACKER - Reliable. Determined. Ambitious. As one of the world's most research-intensive chemical companies, we've been making countless products that are an integral part of your everyday life possible for over 100 years. From vegan food to resource-efficient buildings to solar cells, we develop sustainable solutions that change the future.
To strengthen our team in Charleston,
we are looking for you as a(n) Chemical Operator - Infrastructure.


Job Responsibilities:


  • Follow company policies regarding health and environmental protection, work safety, plant safety, and quality.
  • Monitor the DCS (Distributed control system).
  • Operate wastewater systems, storm water and sanitary networks.
  • Monitor and comply with environmental regulations and permits, maintain records and documentation.
  • Operate and troubleshoot the following systems: wastewater, storm and sanitary networks, steam, condensate and boilers, cooling water, industrial/fire water, potable water, compressed air, nitrogen and hydrogen.
  • Assist with equipment cleaning operations as necessary.
  • Perform analytical testing to support operations and regulatory requirements.
  • Cooperate with other qualified staff in scheduling and coordinating servicing, troubleshooting, and preventative maintenance.


Qualifications Required:


  • Ability to monitor and prioritize response to issues in multiple places.
  • Ability to read and understand P&ID drawings to find valves and other equipment in the field.
  • Ability to read and understand purge plan drawn on P&ID's.
  • Must have either 5+ years' experience as a chemical operator OR Associates degree in a technical or mathematical field OR be enrolled in the WACKER Technical Operator Development Program(Trainee role).
  • Completion of the Chemical Operator program at Chattanooga State preferred.
What do we offer?
WACKER is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and sustainability. We are innovators, researchers, and pioneers and we believe that our individual differences are our collective strength. We foster an inclusive environment that promotes individuality, celebrates diversity, and builds cohesive teams. Together, we create exceptional value for our employees, our customers, and our communities by creating a culture of inclusion and equity that enables, empowers, and values our diverse contributions. 
WACKER strives to reward its employees in a fair and equitable manner. Our Total Rewards Package considers employee wellbeing and is comprised of compensation, benefits, work-life balance, performance & recognition, and career development.
  • Compensation and Incentive plans
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance effective day 1
  • Paid Time Off in addition to personal days and holidays
  • Paid parental leave
  • Wellbeing fund
  • Flexible hybrid work arrangements
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Career development and advancement opportunities
  • Support for Community Involvement
We are looking forward to your online application at
Reference Code: 27442 
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: Chattanooga

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