Novozymes, 600 S 1st St, Blair, NE 68008, Openings : 1, Experience : Not Specified
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******** $1,500 HIRING BONUS ********
* Starting wage $20/hr + shift differential *

Do you want to rethink your impact, and are you passionate about working with a close-knit team ensuring operations runs smoothly? Then you might be our new Production Operator.

What if you could work for a cause, not just a company?
Novozymes is the global market leader in biological solutions. We help build better lives. Together with our customers, partners and the global community, we use our innovative thinking and passion for science to boost industries and make everyday products more sustainable for the good of the planet. As the world’s leading provider of industrial enzymes and microorganisms, our bio-innovation enables higher agricultural yields, low-temperature washing, energy-efficient production, renewable fuel and many, many other biological solutions that the world can benefit from today and in the future. We call it Rethink Tomorrow.

Join us as our new Production Operator
As Production Operator, you’ll function as a key team member by operating processing equipment according to approved operations procedures for the production of industrial enzymes at our facility in Blair, NE. We are proud to offer a local employment opportunity with great pay and outstanding benefits. Benefits include: 224 PTO hours annually, 401(k) benefits with 9% company contribution, low healthcare costs with employer HSA contribution, plus many more including paternity leave.

Welcome to Blair Operations
In Blair Operations, we make enzymes that go into biofuels, animal health and nutrition, and more. Our focuses are on the right quality at the right cost in a safe and effective manner. We are proud to provide a great local career opportunity that provides outstanding benefits to our employees.

In this role you’ll make an impact by:
  • Unloading and preparing bulk and bagged raw materials for the process
  • Operating forklift and hoist systems
  • Operating process and utility equipment manually and via the plant’s computerized process control system
  • Monitoring processes, equipment, and products for optimal production performance
  • Taking production samples to analyze in the production laboratory and taking action based on the obtained results
  • Following good manufacturing practices, safety, and compliance with all company rules and procedures
To succeed you must hold:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to operate processing equipment and computerized control equipment with working knowledge of relevant procedures; relevant production experience is preferred.
  • Effective written and oral communication skills necessary.
  • Ability to lift up to 60 pounds unassisted, pull up to 20 pounds, work at elevated heights and in confined spaces, and climb stairs frequently during each shift. Other physical requirements include bending and turning valves using tools such as wrenches, etc.
  • Ability to work rotating 12-hour shifts.
Location: This job will be located in Blair, NE

Are you passionate about making a sustainable impact, and do you see yourself in this position? Then unlock your passion and apply today!

Application deadline: January 10th, 2022

Novozymes is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All employment decisions are based on business needs without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability or veteran status.

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Want to learn more?
Did you know, that Novozymes was ranked #7 in Science magazine’s global Top Employers Survey 2019?

At Novozymes, we invite you to join us in finding biological solutions to the world’s problems. Being a pioneering company, we seek people, who are eager to try new things, motivated by challenge and not afraid to fail but driven to try again. And again. Original thinking happens when we’re given the flexibility to focus and the freedom to fully unfold our individual strengths. This is key to our innovation power and how we have become one of the top patent holders in the biotech industry. Learn more about Novozymes, our purpose, and your career opportunities at

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