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Manufacturing Operator

Business Unit:  ESI HQ & Other
Division:  Supply Chain - Business

About Us

MacDermid, a business of Element Solutions Inc, isn’t just a company, we’re a team of professionals working together to create strategic solutions for our customers and supplying technologies to today’s most advanced manufacturers. Our dynamic environment and experienced leadership can enable your success today and in the future. MacDermid is seeking an individual to fill a Manufacturing/Chemical Blending Operator position at their Maple Plain, MN site.

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


  • Experience in the handling of hazardous materials is preferred
  • Ability to wear protective equipment as applicable, this may include a respirator
  • Forklift certification and Hazardous Waste operations certification preferred
  • 2 or more years of applicable experience; chemical manufacturing is preferred
  • Candidate should possess High School diploma or GED equivalent 
  • Candidates must demonstrate excellent attention to detail to ensure product quality and safe chemical handling
  • Familiarity with shipping/warehouse practices, work orders and barcode scanning is preferred


Element Solutions Inc is an E-Verify Company and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job applicant procedures. "Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Veteran/Disabled/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation"

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis