• *Service Technician II - Water - Illinois

    Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
    Posted Date 4 days ago(11/15/2018 11:31 AM)
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  • Overview

    Solenis is a leading global manufacturer of specialty chemicals for the pulp, paper, oil and gas, chemical processing, mining, biorefining, power, and municipal markets. The company’s product portfolio includes a broad array of process, functional and water treatment chemistries as well as state-of-the-art monitoring and control systems. These technologies are used by customers to improve operational efficiencies, enhance product quality, protect plant assets, and minimize environmental impact. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the company operates 30 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of 3,500 professionals in 118 countries across five continents. For additional information about Solenis, please visit |Twitter | LinkedIn.


    Solenis is staffed with great minds and powered by ingenuity. When you join the Solenis team, you become part of a global community of 3,500 experts who work together to provide advanced process and water treatment solutions. Our team members take pride in their ability to think dynamically and help solve our customers’ unique challenges. If you’re interested in becoming a part of our elite team, please explore our current career opportunities.


    We currently have an exciting opening for a Service Technician located in the Davenport, Iowa area. They will be responsible for water treatment operations of several large systems at an Aluminum mill. Daily duties will be preforming wet chemistry testing, calibrations of instruments, chemical dosing pump adjustments, maintenance and repair of chemical pumps.

    Responsibilities of this role include:

    • Safety - maintain a safe, injury-free environment through active team participation and promptly addressing any identified safety deficiencies.
    • Testing - collecting samples and performing routine testing to monitor program performance.
    • Equipment - set-up, calibrate, maintain chemical feed and testing equipment.
    • Inventory - conduct chemical inventory audits and order materials as necessary.
    • Documentation - record inventories, testing results and other communications in an effective manner.
    • Customer Service - work with the sales team to address customer concerns.
    • People - training and the continued development of high performance work systems.


    Desired Experience

    • Have worked in an industrial environment
    • Basic computer knowledge (MS Word, MS Excel)
    • Repairing small pumps (diaphragm, gear pump, progressive cavity, piston and centrifugal)
    • Plumbing – running plastic piping and tubing or threaded metal fittings

    Eligibility Requirements:

    • High School diploma or equivalent
    • Eligibility to work within the US
    • Valid driver’s license in good standing
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
    • Proven analytical and troubleshooting ability
    • Strong time management skills and a disciplined work behavior 
    • Strong team working skills to meet customer expectations and troubleshoot difficult technical issues
    • Self-motivated with a strong desire for continuous, independent learning


    At Solenis, we understand that our greatest asset is our people. That is why we offer competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits and numerous opportunities for professional growth and development. So, if you are interested in working for a world-class company and enjoy solving complex challenges, whether in the lab or the field, consider joining our team.


    Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including Minorities / Women/ Veterans / Disabled.  
    Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


    Should you require assistance in applying to this opportunity, please reach out to Solenis Talent Acquisition at 1-888-756-2701.  #LI-JD1


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