Chemical Processor in Pomona, California at KaVo Kerr

Date Posted: 7/19/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: KAV004157

About Us

KaVo Kerr is a cohesive organization comprised of two global leaders, united to provide dental excellence and serve as a single premier partner for the dental community.  KaVo Kerr operates with a common vision inspiring and helping our customers, their patients and our own associates realize their potential.  KaVo Kerr offers solutions for endodontics, restoratives, treatment units, infection prevention, imaging, rotary and instruments.


The Chemical Processor will mix alginate to specifications and train others in department and must meet the basic qualifications of the job description   

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Assist in sieving bulk materials and compounding all other ingredients, according to formula sheet (BOM) instructions.

• Assist in loading all raw materials into blender and monitoring blending cycles.

• Learn to operate from fill & seal machine to package finished good products.

• Assist in the packaging of the finished product according to the (BOM) instructions.

• Must be able to work well with others in a team environment

• Read and comprehend Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s), MI’s and other required documents.

• Ensure accuracy and take accountability of finished product by following all process procedures.

• Adhere to all safety standards on the manufacturing floor.

• Assist in maintaining a clean and orderly environment within the Alginate Department

• EHS / IIPP Training as appropriate

Job Requirements



• Must have a high school diploma or GED.

• 1-2 years of manufacturing/production experience.

• Experience with completing Oracle Manufacturing transactions or similar system

• Forklift Certified


• Strong communication in English (Reading, writing, and verbal).

• Must keep work space and mixing equipment clean and follow safety & production quality policies of their employees

• Basic knowledge of measurements and mathematical skills.

• Ability to move large batches of materials with forklift to replenish ingredient stocks

• Ability to multi-task in a fast pace environment.

• Ability to follow instructions and guidelines set forth by Production Manager or Superiors

• Ability to meet daily production goals in regards to Safety, Quality, and Productivity.

• Ability to act independently and make the appropriate decisions with minimal supervision as necessary

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

• Ability to stand for long periods of time (8 hours per day).

• Good manual dexterity.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• Loud production environment if required.

• Exposure to solvents, oils, lubricants, plastic material fumes, ground glass, flammable & hazardous materials.

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.

At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.

Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance, and long-term incentive.