BaytownRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Baytown jobs

Material Handler

Company: Covestro AG
Location: Baytown
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

We are Covestro. We are curious. We are courageous. We are colorful. We refined Chemical material solutions with game-changing products. Let us empower you to push boundaries. Join us and our 18,150 colleagues now and together we will make the world a brighter place.



The material handler (shift) has defined tasks to run the production facility, he/she workers on a rotating shift in a chemical processing operation. Working two major area of Site Logistics (Barge Dock and Tank Farm) Responsible for the safe, reliable and efficient operation of the unit including:

Major Tasks

* Participate and adhere to all safety related training and safety programs
* Operating machines or mechanical equipment in a safe and efficient mode (Tanks, pumps, knockout pots, exchangers, PSV, valves, Filters (loading and tank), etc.)
* Following all procedures - Operate and control the unit manually or via process control system (Delta V and SIS controls, fire suppression)
* Startup/Shutdown of the Production Facility
* Responsible for Hazardous and Non-hazardous material handling (Loading/Unloading Raw Materials and Final Products)
* Product Changeover activities (Storage Tank/Railcar/Trailer/Iso-Containers)
* Equipment Clearing, Cleaning, and Decontamination
* Housekeeping of the Area/United States Coast Guard Yearly Inspections
* Ottawa and Fork Lift Driving (Trailer Moves/Equipment Moves)
* Responsible for Loading/Unloading Trucks/Rail/Barges/Iso-Containers
* Collect Samples for the Lab
* Apply Process Control and Take Appropriate Corrective Actions
* Autonomous maintenance/repairs in coordination with the technical team
* Maintain shift log and hold effective handover
* Mitigate unsafe conditions by unit shut-down or activation emergency systems
* Troubleshoot and respond to process deviations using all available means
* Follow all site and unit specific safety procedures and requirements
* Maintain ethical and compliant behavior as required by corporate standards and guidelines
* Comply and follow all site and unit specific environmental procedures and requirements.
* Operate the RFID reader system for all railcars
* Utilize the RailManager and SAP system for loading trucks/railcars/barges/Iso-Containers
* Trained with Phenol Respirex PPE at the Barge Dock


Basic Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent with 5 years of Industrial experience or

Associate Degree in applied sciences from an accredited program or process technology certificate or minimum of 2 years relevant experience in industrial operations or honorable discharged veteran with equivalent military technical or logistics experience.

Knowledge and Skills

Basic Technical Mechanical and chemical knowledge ability to solve problems / difficult situations

Good Communication skills (oral and written)

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees.


Are you as curious, courageous and colorful as we are? If so, we can offer you an exciting career opportunity. We look forward to receiving your application and resume. Become part of our team - apply now!

Equal Employment Opportunity: Hiring and advancement are based on job-related requirements and on an individual's qualifications to perform a job. All aspects of employment are carried out free of discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disabilities, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity/gender expression or any unlawful criterion, existing under applicable federal, state, or local law.

Contact Us

Info-Hotline: +1 844-522-6775

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access this site as a result of your disability. To make a request, please call (412) 413-2736.

Keywords: Covestro AG, Baytown , Material Handler, Professions , Baytown, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Baytown RSS job feeds