Skip Navigation
Apply

Derivatives Operator

Job ID 10331 Welland, Ontario, Canada;
Regular
Solvay is a science company whose technologies bring benefits to many aspects of daily life. With more than 24,100 employees in 64 countries, Solvay bonds people, ideas and elements to reinvent progress. The Group seeks to create sustainable shared value for all, notably through its Solvay One Planet plan crafted around three pillars: protecting the climate, preserving resources and fostering better life. The Group’s innovative solutions contribute to safer, cleaner, and more sustainable products found in homes, food and consumer goods, planes, cars, batteries, smart devices, health care applications, water and air purification systems. Founded in 1863, Solvay today ranks among the world’s top three companies for the vast majority of its activities and delivered net sales of €10.2 billion in 2019. Solvay is listed on Euronext Brussels (SOLB) and Paris and in the United States, where its shares (SOLVY) are traded through a Level I ADR program. Technology Solutions is a global leader in specialty mining reagents, phosphine-based chemistry, and solutions for stabilization of polymers. Its portfolio includes world class, leading-edge technologies and unrivaled technical service and applications expertise that support our customers in developing tailor-made solutions, in particular for mining, where Solvay's products allow customers to extract metal concentrates from increasingly more complex and depleted ores.

Solvay is a multi-specialty chemical company committed to developing chemistry that addresses key societal challenges. We innovate and partner with customers in diverse global end markets. Technology Solutions is a global leader in specialty mining reagents, phosphine-based chemistry, and solutions for stabilization of polymers. We are also a major player in phosphorus derivatives. The portfolio includes world class, leading-edge technologies and unrivalled technical service and applications expertise that support our customers in developing tailored solutions

Job Overview and Responsibilities:
The Derivatives Operating Technician is accountable for the safe and efficient operation of the Welland Chemical Production Plant (Train 1 & Train 2).
Responsible for achieving targeted product quality and production volumes while ensuring all of the Company’s Safety & Environmental protection standards are met.
Accountable for all aspects of Derivatives
Competency in all areas is required 
Attend required safety meetings and participate in HSE improvement initiatives in the work area 
Prevents spills of raw materials, intermediates or finished products, contain and report any inadvertent spill.
Respond to unsafe conditions and report malfunctioning equipment 
Prepare equipment for maintenance work by isolating, depressurizing and decontaminating vessels, piping or equipment.
Pressure testing and leak checking of vessels, piping or equipment.
Preparing and authorizing work permits.



Education and Experience:
Bachelors of Science degree in related field (Chemistry, Biology, etc.)
1-3 years experience in a chemical manufacturing facility preferred


Skills:
Must have excellent analytical skills
Excellent communication skills and detail oriented.
Ability to manage multiple priorities.


Apply

Our recruitment process

If you’d like to find out more about what happens next with your application or get some tips on how to complete it, please click ‘Recruitment Process’ below. Alternatively, if you are experiencing difficulties in completing or sending your application, help is available. Simply click ‘Request Support’.

Discover

You are having trouble applying?

Request support