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Logistics Operator

Chester, VA, USA Req #475
Tuesday, November 15, 2022

AdvanSix plays a critical role in global supply chains, innovating and delivering essential products for our customers in a wide variety of end markets and applications that touch people’s lives, such as building and construction, fertilizers, plastics, solvents, packaging, paints, coatings, adhesives and electronics. Our reliable and sustainable supply of quality products emerges from the vertically integrated value chain of our three U.S.-based manufacturing facilities. AdvanSix strives to deliver best-in-class customer experiences and differentiated products in the industries of nylon solutions, chemical intermediates, and plant nutrients, guided by our core values of Safety, Integrity, Accountability and Respect. More information on AdvanSix can be found at

AdvanSix has an opportunity for a Logistics Operator at our Packaging Plant in Chester, VA.

Duties and Responsibilities:

·Manual palletizing of up to 51 lb. bags

·Feed bags to bagger

·Feed bags to heat sealer

·Bulk tote loading

·Forklift operation

·Skid Steer operation

·Stretch wrapping and stacking pallets

·Customer truck loading

·Ammonium sulfate and general cleaning and housekeeping

·Minor maintenance

·Train other operators as required

·Safely operate job related equipment

·Participate in plant safety programs and maintains a knowledge and understating of OSHA requirements

·Responsible for the safe and proper management and handling hazardous and non-hazardous waste in compliance with plant requirements

·Adhere to all company policies

·Completing all CBTs and classroom instruction as required

·Learn new technologies as required

·Participate in all aspects of AdvanSix Operating systems

·Must be flexible to changing priorities and willing to handle emergencies

·Subject to shifts, OT, and off hours support

·Additional responsibilities as assigned

Basic Qualifications:

·Minimum high school diploma/GED

·Proficiency with a computer, including programs such word and excel

·Must be able to complete a background check and drug test successfully

·Must have strong communication skills

·Must be willing and able to work in a team environment

·Ability to lift and move objects that weigh up to 51 lbs., and exert up to 75 pounds pull

·Ability to perform basic math computations

·Have a strong work ethic and initiative to learn processes

·Required to work on uneven and sometimes slippery surfaces and in adverse weather conditions (cold, hot, humid, rain, snow, etc.)

Additional Qualifications:

·Packaging/warehouse background/experience is preferred (at least 1 year)

·Fork truck preferred

·Skid steer preferred

·Able to manage multiple priorities

Don’t meet every single requirement? At AdvanSix, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may just be the right candidate for this or other roles.

AdvanSix is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, veteran status, or any other protected classification.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of AdvanSix about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at AdvanSix via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of AdvanSix, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by AdvanSix for this position and a valid agreement with AdvanSix is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the AdvanSix agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Other details

  • Job Family SC00 – ISC HPWL Packaging
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Chester, VA, USA