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Production Floater-Chemical Operator, Food Colors US

005176 Requisition #

Job Summary


This individual will receive verbal and written work instructions daily in order to manufacture product. A variety of products are processed according to detailed written work instructions. All materials must be weighed accurately on scales & all process data must be recorded.  Materials must be manually loaded and discharged from the process equipment. Good housekeeping, intelligent use of process equipment & adherence to GMP’s, SOPs and Safety Procedures are essential for success.



  • Calculate, weigh & charge raw materials.
  • Operate all process equipment including blenders, mixers, mills, dryers, etc.
  • Perform in process quality analysis tests.
  • Weigh & label finished product.
  • Clean process equipment & work area as per standardized procedures.
  • Complete all production documentation.
  • Follow all operating procedures [written & verbal].
  • Operate & maintain equipment according to safety, environmental and GMP standards.
  • Participate in continuous improvement programs.
  • Flexibility to work different shifts.
  • Forklift certified.

 Education & Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent. Prior experience in chemical manufacturing environment (2-4 years) preferred.
  • Requires interaction with different disciplines, good communication skills oral and written as well as good interpersonal skills are a must.




Ensure the highest level of commitment to Safe Quality Food (SQF) in order to provide assurance that all products have been produced, prepared and handled according to the highest possible standards.


About Sensient Colors


Sensient Color Group is a leading developer, producer and supplier of natural and synthetic color systems for customers around the globe. The Company's high-performance products play a central role in the manufacture of foods and beverages, cosmetic and pharmaceutical colors and coatings, inks for commercial and consumer printers, and colors for agricultural uses, household cleaners and paper products. The Color Group is located in St. Louis, Missouri.


About Sensient Technologies Corporation


Sensient Technologies Corporation is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of colors, flavors, and fragrances. Sensient employs advanced technologies at facilities around the world to develop specialty food and beverage systems, cosmetic and pharmaceutical systems, inkjet and specialty inks and colors, and other specialty and fine chemicals. The Company's customers include major international manufacturers representing most of the world's best-known brands.  Sensient is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.


As a dynamic and diversified global leader, we offer an excellent salary and comprehensive benefits package.  For more information, visit our website at http://www.sensient.com.

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