''Innovation is facilitated by having the right people in the
right roles with the right skills and values.''
- Charles Koch, Koch Industries Chairman and CEO
Flint Hills Resources is currently seeking a Technical Development Extrusion Technician to enhance the staff already at work on new, innovative polymer based products. Reporting to the Pilot Plant Supervisor, this role will participate in decision making that will guide direction of new product and process development. This role is located at our Pilot Plant in Peru, IL.
A Day In The Life Typically Includes:
Operate a Lab scale extrusion line
Work closely in a team of technicians who operate a wide variety of other polymer processing operations
Proactively seek out and/or support both long and short term opportunities to innovate by utilizing MBM Decision Making Framework
Interface and build/maintain positive relationships with other Plant departments to prioritize and manage workload efficiently and effectively
Operate pilot plant reactors to generate material for support of technology and development experimentation
Operate a range of downstream equipment to further process material
What You Will Need:
3 years of laboratory or manufacturing environment experience
High School diploma or equivalent
Must to be able to read, understand, and follow process flow diagrams, operating procedures, run plan instruction, process control flow charts and quality control lab procedures