Production Operator - 3rd shift - South Plant

Location: Harvey IL Posted Date: August 14, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 364725 Careermine Job Id: 1796239

Fuchs Lubricants Co. is the United States operating unit of Fuchs Petrolub S.E., the world's largest independent manufacturer of specialty lubricants with global sales of over $2.4 Billion. We provide high quality lubricants and services to a wide range of industries such as automotive, appliance, and aerospace manufacturers; pharmaceuticals, transportation, mining, and energy. The organization is constantly developing new technology to meet the ever-changing demands of modern industry and we are recognized for providing world-class technical support to our strong customer base.




The Production Operator performs all essential duties in accordance with the Skills Matrix with particular emphasis on safety, quality, and productivity. Some of the key functions include but are not limited to:
  • Completes related paperwork, reports, and support functions.
  • Performs work in accordance with the production schedule provided by inventory planning.
  • Informs supervisors of any significant problems, issues or concerns.
  • Completes production records and inventory transactions. 
  • Updates process documentation (batch sheets) as work processes are completed. 
  • Updates raw material inventory using computer software (SAP).
  • Follows established production procedures and instructions. 
  • Follows quality and safety standards. 
  • Meets production deadlines. 
  • Cleans, secures, and maintains work areas. 
  • Participates in various EHS or other team activities.
  • Performs shipping and receiving functions.
  • Performs any operations related functions within business needs and Skills Matrix.



  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.  Chemical, Electrical or Mechanical Technician experience is desired.
  • Minimum of 3 years of manufacturing experience
  • Fork Truck Certification desired
  • HAZMAT training (Hazwoper, etc) or experience desirable, but not required
  • Must be able to read and performs manufacturing work instructions.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Maintains a strong attention to detail and accuracy when performing all aspects of the job
  • Solid troubleshooting and decision-making skills
  • Ability to perform basic computer functions
  • Strong mechanical ability
  • Team work skills
  • Computer skills such as SAP knowledge and Microsoft Office a plus




Fuchs Lubricants Co. offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. The benefits package offered to full-time employees includes: medical, dental, vision, vacation, 401(k), life insurance, LTD, flexible spending accounts, and tuition reimbursement.

Fuchs Lubricants Co. is an equal opportunity (EEO) / AA employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace M/F/Vet/Disability.


Fuchs Lubricants Co.