Chemical Production Operator


Cincinnati, OH, US, 45232

Remote or On-Site:  On-Site
Req ID #:  2945


Sun Chemical, a member of the DIC Group, is a leading producer of packaging and graphic solutions, color and display technologies, functional products, electronic materials, and products for the automotive and healthcare industries. Together with DIC, Sun Chemical is continuously working to promote and develop sustainable solutions to exceed customer expectations and better the world around us. With combined annual sales of more than $8.5 billion and 22,000+ employees worldwide, the DIC Group companies support a diverse collection of global customers.

Sun Chemical Corporation is a subsidiary of Sun Chemical Group Coöperatief U.A., the Netherlands, and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, U.S.A. For more information, please visit our website at or connect with us on LinkedIn or Twitter

Job Title: Chemical Production Operator

Location: Cincinnati, OH

Shift: Night shift - training on days



Job Overview: Our Production Operator is a key team member who helps manufacture our quality inks and pigment products. As a Production Operator, you will become an expert in multiple areas within the production team ranging from receiving and processing raw materials, to the operation of various equipment to assist with the manufacturing process, to the quality control of our products, to the customer shipments.



  • Material handling equipment - forklifts, pallet trucks and stackers
  • Gather all materials for batch formulations
  • Process equipment – monitor amps and temperature, conductivity checks
  • Read and follow batch operational guide sheets issued through scheduling
  • Make sure all materials going in are weighed correctly per the formulation
  • Unload the batch and take material to the proper storage areas
  • Perform end of day cleanup of department and work areas 3 times a week and as directed by supervision


Minimum Requirements:

  • High School diploma or GED required
  • Ability to comprehend detailed verbal and written instruction and work with minimal supervision
  • Standing and walking for extended periods as well as the ability to climb stairs
  • Routinely carrying up to 25lbs and frequently handling equipment in excess of 50lbs
  • Willing to work in extreme temperatures and dusty/dirty environment
  • Forklift certification


We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k)+match and life insurance. Eligibility of benefit timing may vary.



It is Sun’s policy that applicants for employment are recruited, selected, and hired on the basis of individual merit and ability with respect to the position being filled. Sun prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identify, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by applicable law.

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Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati