Production I

Business Unit:  MEIS
Division:  Supply Chain - Business

Business Overview

Element Solutions Inc. (NYSE: ESI) is a leading specialty chemicals company whose operating businesses (see below) formulate a broad range of solutions that enhance the performance of products people use every day. Developed in multi-step technological processes, our innovative solutions enable our customers' manufacturing processes in several key segments, including electronic circuitry, communication infrastructure, automotive systems, industrial surface finishing, consumer packaging, and offshore energy.

Customers of ESI’s businesses use our innovation as a competitive advantage, relying on ESI to help them navigate in fast-paced, high-growth markets. The breadth of ESI’s offerings provides strong strategic value to the end markets they serve. With over 5,500 people in operating facilities across more than 50 countries, ESI has established a growing legacy of creating technological advances for customers around the globe.  Our people and technical sales teams are located close to our key markets, allowing us to maintain strong customer relationships and accelerate our product innovation process.

The company has two segments:  Electronics and Industrial & Specialty

Job Purpose

This position is responsible for operating production equipment to manufacture chemical batches and for handling hazardous waste according to written procedures and maintaining required log sheets. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Operate equipment, including tanks, pumps, mixers, pH meters, level meters, flow meters, valves, and hoses to manufacture batches of chemical products. 
  • Measures quantities of liquid and solid chemicals using scales and flow meters, and transfer the chemicals into tanks. 
  • Locate materials in the warehouse and transport to manufacturing using a forklift. 
  • Collect process samples and interface with laboratory personnel for analysis.  
  • Maintain required log sheets including but limited to batch tickets, packaging sheets, scrubber operation log, pH meter calibration, and equipment inspections. 
  • Package, mark, and label hazardous waste containers. 
  • Adheres to all corporate, plant and safety policies/procedures. 
  • Operate a forklift as applicable. 
  • Perform inventory cycle counts 
  • Other duties as assigned.  


High school diploma or GED

Physical Requirements

Bending Over
Grasping: Firm/Strong - Both Hands

Relevant Industries


EEO Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Nearest Major Market: Detroit