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Surfactants Production Assistant

Job ID 11066 Willow Island, West Virginia, United States;

Solvay is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics.

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. Novecare develops and produces formulations that alter the properties of liquids. It offers solutions to the oil and gas industry using an extensive range of surface chemistries combined with applications expertise. Novecare also provide specialty solutions for certain industrial applications, agricultural, and coatings markets.

Job Overview and Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for coordinating production activities and providing administrative support to the production departments.

  • Support Surfactants Team to meet department HSE, quality, and performance goals.

  • Support SurfactantsTeam to optimize existing processes.

  • Accountable for coordinating production activities and administrative support to the production units.

  • Assignments may include but are not limited to weekly payroll review and approval, SOP/logsheet administration, SAP transactions, inventory tracking, cycle counts, training, and quality system support.

  • GMP Label issuance and reconciliation, GMP logsheet issuance and control, Lot # control, document control, and batch record

  • Surfactants supply and service purchase order generation, invoice review, and confirmation

  • Support activities to meet department HSE, quality, and performance goals.

  • Support cross functional, plant functions, and site improvement initiatives.

  • Ensure the site meets its critical objectives by completing assigned elements of the HSE, Quality and Operation Improvement plans. Support advancement initiatives in the areas of Safety, Zero Defect, and Operations Improvement through utilization of a continuous improvement culture.

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma required.

  • Rely on problem solving ability to independently solve a complex problem or issue.

  • Demonstrate resiliency in completing an assignment with significant time and resource constraints.

  • Demonstrate follow through and commitment in pursuing objectives of a plan and/or the design and implementation of a process.

  • Demonstrate effective on-the-job application of new knowledge in a short period of time.


  • Understanding of continuous improvement methodologies

  • Knowledge of quality control protocol and systems utilized

  • Knowledge of information systems

  • Knowledge of training and development programs


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