The Dow Chemical Company has openings for Manufacturing Operators and Maintenance Technicians in their Edina, MN facility.
Dow Water & Process Solutions (DW&PS) continues to enjoy excellent sales growth and market expansion. Dow is a leader in science and technology providing innovative products and services to many essential consumer markets. More than 46,000 people work for Dow in 180 countries. Dow is committed to providing effective water treatment solutions based on FILMTEC™ reverse osmosis technology. FilmTec technologies purify water for human uses and specialized applications in numerous industries.
The DW&PS site, with over 500 employees, is a 24-hour/7-day operation including holidays. Actual schedules and work days may vary depending upon current openings.
Manufacturing and Production Operator
The Manufacturing and Production Operator role is essential in the production of membranes and water filtration elements to be used in liquid separation systems. The operator role consists of operating plant equipment and performing operations related to activities as outlined by documented Operating Procedures. The ideal candidate must utilize manufacturing knowledge and experience to operate the plant in a safe and optimal manner. The successful candidate must like and be familiar with various hand tools and their use. They will also need to be able to learn and successfully operate various mechanical machines, both manual and highly automated equipment. It is required to obtain Forklift Certification along with a Minnesota Boiler’s license upon hire.
About Dow Water & Process Solutions
Dow Water & Process Solutions is a performance-based business unit comprised of leading world-class brands and enabling component technologies designed to advance the science of water purification around the world, including seawater desalination, contaminant removal and water reuse. With more than 1,000 employees worldwide, the business maintains five production facilities globally to manufacture, market and sell FILMTEC™ reverse osmosis membranes, DOWEX™ ion exchange resins, ADSORBSIA™ titanium-based arsenic removal media, ultrafiltration, and electrodeionization; as well as premier water purification systems in China. FilmTec is located in Edina, Minnesota.
About The Dow Chemical Company
Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company connects chemistry and innovation with the principles of sustainability to help address many of the world's most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, renewable energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's diversified industry-leading portfolio of specialty chemical, advanced materials, agrosciences and plastics businesses delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in approximately 160 countries and in high growth sectors such as electronics, water, energy, coatings and agriculture. In 2011, Dow had annual sales of $60 billion and employed approximately 52,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 5,000 products are manufactured at 197 sites in 36 countries across the globe. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found at www.dow.com.