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Chemical Technician (m/f/x)


As an expert in HR services, ARTS empowers high-tech companies worldwide with the best brains for more powerful and efficient processes. One of our customers is Synthos Schkopau GmbH. The global chemical company, whose customers include the leading tire manufacturers Pirelli and Continental, is looking for open-minded personalities with a wealth of ideas as an initiator of innovation.

Do you want to be involved in efficient work processes and demonstrate your skills? Then apply today as Chemical Technician and master your tasks at our customer in Schkopau near Halle (Saale) with initiative and a high level of safety awareness. 

The remuneration is in accordance with pay group 7 of the collective agreement for the chemical industry. The recognition of work experience relevant to the job will be decided on an individual basis. 

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Job description


  • Supervision of the running production facilities (in the control room and outside) as well as control, unloading and storage of delivered chemicals

  • Detection of errors in process-related deviations and problems in the assigned plant sections, derivation of appropriate corrective measures and implementation of instructions for action

  • Execution of activities as field operator (e.g. safety tours, pump inspection, securing of plant parts, etc.) as well as first line maintenance activities

  • Regular sampling as well as assessment and evaluation of the results based on the quality parameters in the polymer

  • Replacement of raw material containers, drums and tankers as well as filters and strainers

  • Support of loop checks and SIF/BPCS tests (control room and outside) as well as preparation and execution of various plant trials according to standard operating methods

  • Support in the preparation and execution as well as safety-related supervision of planned plant shutdowns, turnarounds, projects as well as commissioning in the assigned plant section

  • Mentoring and familiarization of new colleagues in individual plant sections as well as acquisition of in-depth knowledge of plant technology


  • Completed vocational training as a chemical technician or comparable training 

  • Many years of professional experience in the field of polymer chemistry or chemical engineering

  • Ideally industrial experience in the field of emulsion styrene butadiene rubber, nitrile butadiene rubber or in related fields

  • Advanced knowledge and skills in physico-chemical and process technologies as well as in plant operation of a rubber plant and preventive maintenance 

  • Sound knowledge in the field of occupational, health, environmental, fire and explosion protection 

  • Confident handling of MS Office and process control systems

  • Fluent German and English

  • Willingness to work in a fully continuous alternating shift system (12 hour shifts, full time)

  • Willingness to travel (supervision of production plants in Germany, Poland, Czech Republic)


  • Security – stable employment in a motivating work atmosphere
  • Work-life balance –flexible working hours and the possibility of home office work for the office staff
  • Family-friendly – in case of illness of a child, each employee is allowed to stay at home for 2 days/month
  • Exchange & interculturality – working in an international, collegial team
  • Free design – provision of required tools in modern research facilities
  • Knowledge transfer – access to e-learning platforms
  • Growth and development – personal and professional development through participation in trainings & workshops
  • Social – interesting activities within social initiatives
  • Fair remuneration – according to the collective agreement of the chemical industry for the new federal states and East Berlin


  • WorkplaceSchkopau
  • Occupational Area Other, Handcraft
  • ContractDirect entry at our customer
  • Job-ID9901


Laura-Marie DreesbachRecruitment Consultant

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