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Warehouse Operator

Job Requisition ID:  45337

Eastman’s current hiring policy encourages and prefers new hires be fully vaccinated before reporting to work in this role when possible. 

Founded in 1920, Eastman is a global specialty materials company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With the purpose of enhancing the quality of life in a material way, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. The company’s innovation-driven growth model takes advantage of world-class technology platforms, deep customer engagement, and differentiated application development to grow its leading positions in attractive end markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. As a globally inclusive and diverse company, Eastman employs approximately 14,000 people around the world and serves customers in more than 100 countries. The company had 2021 revenues of approximately $10.5 billion and is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA. For more information, visit

Job Description

Routine job duties include

  • Loading/unloading bulk liquid materials utilizing railcars, tank trucks, and Iso-tanks
  • Bulk liquid material transfers throughout specified tank farms
  • Varying aspects of materials handling activities including palletized products, drums, IBCs, etc.
  • Packaging of finished products in varying package sizes, i.e. 55 gallon drums, 5 gallon pails, etc.
  • Preparation and loading of finished products for domestic and export shipments


Required Skills

  • A strong commitment to working safely and the safety of others
  • Ability to effectively work in a team environment
  • Ability to perform high quality, efficient work to meet customer expectations
  • Ability to perform all routine job duties with a high degree of accuracy
  • Ability to ascend and descend storage tank structures with fixed fall protection using ladders or stairs
  • Ability to lift/push/pull up to 50 lbs.
  • Work 8 hour shifts indoors or outdoors in varying weather conditions

Required Experience

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Previous experience in a warehouse or manufacturing environment is highly preferred
  • Demonstrated capability to use computers and other electronic interfaces for packaging equipment, inventory tracking, etc.
  • Previous experience in operating a lift truck is highly preferred

Eastman Chemical Company is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Eastman is committed to creating a powerfully diverse workforce and a broadly inclusive workplace, where everyone can contribute to their fullest potential each day.

Nearest Major Market: Anniston

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