Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Operator In Training Chemical Operations

Your tasks and responsibilities


The primary responsibilities of this role, Operator In Training - Chemical Operations, are to:


  • Prepare packaging materials;
  • Read and understand standard operating procedures (SOP’s);
  • Stage raw and finished materials;
  • Take required samples during production process;
  • Decontaminate equipment and piping for maintenance or disposal;
  • Utilize Personal Protective Equipment Matrix;
  • Maintain inventories of disposable, production, and safety related materials;
  • Recognize material compatibilities;
  • Handle waste and other contaminated trash per SOP;
  • Conduct charging and filling operations;
  • Operate forklifts;
  • Maintain plant Hazard Communication labeling program;
  • Perform general housekeeping duties throughout the plant area;
  • Assist in product changeover activities
  • Understand basics of plant/unit operations and safety equipment;
  • Learn more complex tasks;
  • Recognize and operates basic process elements;
  • Knowledgeable of RCRA hazardous waste regulations, waste determinations, waste codes, and how to immediately communicate discovery of spills and leaks;
  • Understand labeling, inspection, and recordkeeping requirements to accumulate waste in: satellite accumulation areas, containers, and tanks.


Who you are


Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • HS Diploma or GED with at least that level in reading comprehension, writing, and math;
  • One year experience in an Active Ingredients Plant or three years in a manufacturing environment;
  • Ability to use various hand tools, fork trucks, snorkel lifts, dolly’s, manual material handling equipment.


Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans


Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.


Country: United States
Location: MO-Kansas City