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Chemical Operator 1

Job Requisition ID:  33648

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 14,500 people around the world and serves customers in more than 100 countries. The company had 2018 revenues of approximately $10 billion and is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA. For more information, visit

Purpose of the role:

• Transport and mixing of liquid and solid products

• Operation of the required facilities, operation of the tank warehouses and pumping stations following working and pumping instructions

• Charge and discharge of different types of transport like tanks, trucks, containers, ships

• Independent operational implementation of work and pumping instructions and quantity billing according to safety, environmental and quality aspects

• Responsible for pumping of seagoing ships, tank lighters, tank cars, trucks and trains

• Sampling and quantity determination

• Operation of tank cars and container heating stations

• Filling of finished goods, provision, dosage and incorporation of additives

• Responsible for document creation and maintenance, e.g. pumping instructions and quantity billing as well as documentation and maintenance of operating data in SAP u. MES

• Observance / compliance with the BimSchG requirements, careful use of resources

• Identification and correction of deviations from the nominal operation and faults production facilities

• Care, maintenance, inspection and maintenance of operating equipment 

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