Dow Chemical Logistics Technician in Hemlock, Michigan

The Dow Chemical Company has exciting career opportunities within Logistic Services forLogistics Technicians. The Logistics Service’s mission is to provide superior value through unyielding focus on safety, customer service and efficient utilization of resources to all businesses withinMichigan Operations. We are seeking highly motivated, dependable self-starters who are interested in working for a safe, well-established global company. The position will provide support for Dow's manufacturing operations through the packaging and distribution of Dow products. Candidates will rotate through a variety of packaging and warehousing responsibilities.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Packaging products for our global customers

  • Focal point for material movement

  • Interacting with chemical processes

  • Preparing raw materials for operations

  • Manually breaking-down pallets of material and products

  • Arranging, stacking, and repackaging all types of materials and products

  • Affixing labels, stickers or booklets on packaged materials

  • Safe operation of a fork lift or other heavy equipment

Key Competencies for success

  • Display behaviors that demonstrate ownership in the success for The Dow Chemical Company

  • Identify, prioritize and safely accomplish tasks while working independently to overcome daily obstacles

  • Passionate about safety, quality and process compliance at all times

  • Committed to continuous learning of technical skills and the desire to challenge personal growth

  • Team player that is a problem solver, and is willing to step up to help the team succeed in an empowered environment

Job Details

  • Minimum starting pay is $13.00 and includes career progression based on performance

  • Potential for overtime opportunities

  • Eligible for an additional $0.50 per hour if assigned to a role that covers 24/7 rotating shifts.

  • Benefits (medical, dental, 401K, vacation / et al.) are available upon hire.

Required Qualifications:

  • Current, valid, United States driver's license.

  • Able to work all applicable shifts on a rotating basis (including weekends & holidays) and work overtime when needed.

  • Able to demonstrate basic computer skills.

  • Successfully complete a background check.

  • Pass a drug screen if job offer is received and accepted.

  • Pass a functional physical testing and be able to use standard safety equipment which is rated for 300 pounds or less. (Physical capabilities test will be conducted by an outside vendor.)

  • Lift 50 pound bags of material.

  • Climb ladders, stairs and work at heights.

  • Work in tight or closed-in spaces.

  • A minimum requirement of this U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States. No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card) process.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 4 years of relevant Military experience

  • Chemical Technology Associates degree / Fast Start Degree

  • 4 years Manufacturing experience

Educational Requirement:

  • High school diploma or GED or equivalent

Location:

  • Potential opportunities at multiple locations within the Great Lakes Bay Region: Auburn, Hemlock and Midland

  • Location will be determined based on business needs

  • There is no relocation assistance for this position.

About DowDuPont

DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) is a holding company comprised of The Dow Chemical Company and DuPont with the intent to form strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, science-based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve global challenges. For more information, please visit us at: www.dow-dupont.com.

The positions represented by this job posting are aligned to one of the three divisions, Agriculture, Materials Science or Specialty Products, which are expected to separate from DowDuPont into stand-alone public companies. Information on the division alignment will be provided during the recruitment process.

Dow Offers:

  • Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits

  • An annual variable pay program that rewards team and individual performance while sharing success across the company

  • Employee stock ownership - and the commitment to long-term success that it brings

  • On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment

  • Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth

  • The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world

  • Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others

  • Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Dow is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at: http://www.dow.com/en-us/contact-us, you may call us at 1 800-523-3945 and select Option 1, or send a facsimile request to 1 989-636-3674.

Title:

Logistics Technician

Location:

Michigan-Midland

Requisition ID:

1707747

Other Locations:

North America-USA-Michigan-Hemlock, North America-USA-Michigan-Auburn