Process Technician Job Summary
The ROCKWOOL stone wool insulation production process is something that has continued to be refined over time often with the input of Process Technicians. As a Process Technician at ROCKWOOL you will schedule and perform regular maintenance, cleaning and repairs of all equipment while also ordering machine parts and upgrading equipment to optimize line performance, documenting all machine maintenance along the way. You will be expected to provide technical expertise to the value stream and maintenance teams and take the lead on tasks that will lean on your project management and automation programming skills. You will be instrumental in the planning and develop projects encompassing process improvements, provide training to factory personnel, create work instructions and safe work procedures, and assist the factory in troubleshooting process issues. In the Process Technician role, you will be responsible for supporting areas of the manufacturing operation including curing, packaging and logistics.
What are the day-to-day responsibilities of a Process Technician?
What professional skills and qualifications do you need for the role of a Process Technician?
What are the physical demands for a Process Technician?
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The job is physically demanding at times and requires manual dexterity, eyesight, mobility and requires a high level of concentration.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is constantly required to, stand/or sit, squat, turn/twist, reach, use hands to: finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools or controls. The employee is occasionally required to hear, walk, climb, balance, stoop, bend, kneel, crouch or crawl, and talk, and smell.
The employee must frequently lift, carry, push or pull up to 60 pounds and/or occasionally lift, carry, push or pull up to 120 pounds with another person, shovel heavy waste to shoulder height.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, color and peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
What is the typical work environment at a ROCKWOOL manufacturing facility?
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
At ROCKWOOL, safety is priority number one! We continuously strive to create safe and healthy work places and conditions for all employees. We provide all associates with personal protective equipment to include high visibility safety vests, safety glasses, shoes, gloves and head protection.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be subjected to moving mechanical parts, electrical currents, vibrations, fumes, odors, dusts, gases, chemicals, oils, extreme temperatures and work space restrictions.
The noise level in the work environment is occasionally loud.
External hiring into this position is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen, background check, and Hucama Big 5 assessment.
ROCKWOOL is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.Apply