2nd shift Chemical Mixer in Solon, OH at ITW Polymers and Fluids

Date Posted: 5/20/2020

Job Snapshot

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    Solon, OH
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Job Description

Permatex, Inc. a division of Illinois Tool Works (NYSE:ITW); is a leading manufacturer, distributor, and marketer of premium chemical products to the automotive maintenance and repair, home and hardware markets. Core brands include: Permatex®, Fast Orange®, Spray Nine®, the Right Stuff® and Devcon® Home. We seek a Chemical Mixer to join our Manufacturing team on 2nd shift at our Solon, OH facility. The hours for this position are from 3:00pm-11:00pm, Monday-Friday.  Primary responsibilities include:

  • Manufacturing material according to batch cards and mixing work instructions
  • Cleaning mixing equipment per work instructions at scheduled intervals
  • Monitoring integrity of mixes and shutting down operation if out of compliance
  • Assisting in training of new mixers and assisting other lines as needed
  • Computer experience and lift truck experience are required, must be able to understand and carry out oral and/or written instructions
  • Physical demands will include but are not limited to: constant standing and walking throughout shift, occasional lift/push/pull up to 65 pounds, climbing in/out of pots for cleaning, occasionally required to kneel, crouch, squat, twist.
  • Promoting and following all safety guidelines and procedures, and recommending safety improvements as needed
  • Maintain housekeeping at all times.
  • Additional duties as required.

Page Range: $18.99 - $26.03 depending on skillset and experience.

Candidate must pass a mathematical mixer test. A HS diploma or equivalent is required. Flexibility is an expectation of this job and employees may be asked to work overtime on weekends. All scheduling is dependent upon the manufacturing schedule and the manufacturing manager.


  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED)  3-4 years of batch mixing experience in hand cleaner or related industry
  • Both computer and fork truck experience 

We offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. Our employees also enjoy perks such as adoption assistance, a generous 401(k) matching contribution, scholarship programs for dependents, tuition assistance, 3-for-1 matching contributions for donations, employee discounts with companies such as Dell, GM/Ford/Daimler Chrysler, AT&T, Verizon and much more. 

Permatex is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled. EEO is the law. Permatex invites any employee and/or applicant to review the Company’s Affirmative Action Plan.  This plan is available for inspection upon request by emailing katie.craig@permatex.com . If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact Katie Craig at (440) 914-3166. No other calls will be accepted.