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Production Operator II

Company: International Flavors and Fragrances
Location: Winter Haven
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description

Production Operator - Distillation - First Shift - Winter Haven, FL

Schedule - Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 3:30 pm

The Distillation Operator in the production department is responsible for the timely manufacture of intermediates and finished products. The operator is expected to accurately and consistently operate all equipment and/or machinery according to training and SOP protocols. This includes but is not limited to distillation equipment, molecular stills, transfer pumps and blend tanks. All employees are expected to maintain a safe and sanitary work area by ensuring the department and all equipment are cleaned and in good working order.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a safe working environment using appropriate safety equipment to proactively improve the safety culture of the department.
  • Maintain processing area / equipment in a clean, sanitary and presentable condition.
  • Adhere to Good Manufacturing Practices and exemplary housekeeping standards.
  • Provide additional support and duties as assigned.

    Job Requirements

    Required Skills:

    • Education: High school diploma or GED.
    • Basic math skills are essential in the function of this position.
    • Individual must have an aptitude for mechanical operations.
    • Computer knowledge and basic use of Microsoft Office software.
    • Proven ability to multi-task, good communication and teamwork skills with peers and supervisors.
    • Willingness to work in a fast-paced team environment to help promote a culture of continuous improvement
    • Physical Demands: The position requires that employees must be able lift, carry, pull and push equipment, materials and other required items up to 50 pounds. Predominantly the position requires standing / walking for up to 9 hours per shift. Position requires the ability to climb multiple types of ladders including pole ladders and step ladders/stairs. Climbing heights up to 30 feet is required. In addition, vision (including color vision), hearing and smelling are essential functions of the position.


      • 2-3 years' experience in a manufacturing or chemical plant preferred
      • 1-2 years' experience in the operation of moving equipment such as forklifts, tote and tank wagons, etc.

        Nearest Major Market: Lakeland

Keywords: International Flavors and Fragrances, Lakeland , Production Operator II, Professions , Winter Haven, Florida

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