C. R. Bard, Inc.

  • Tank Cleaner

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/11/2018 8:58 AM)
    Industry / Category
    Job ID
    Career Level
    entry level
    BDI - UCC
    US-SC-Moncks Corner
  • Overview

    Cleans interiors of latex and slurry tanks to remove emulsion and incrustations; conducts departmental housekeeping assignments; performs daily process adjustments.

    Summary of Position with General Responsibilities


    • Perform daily process adjustments to Latex, tackifier, coagulant and slurry tanks.
    • Drains tanks, connects hose to water and sprays walls and bottom of tanks to flush residue through tank openings.
    • Scrapes and scrubs walls to remove incrustations, scale, or deposits of latex and slurry. Sweeps up debris.
    • Removes chemical residues and other liquids from tank bottoms with squeegees or pump and suction hoses.


    Essential Job Functions

    • Adds specified chemicals to stainless steel tanks to maintain and replenish tank processing solutions.
    • Handles approximately 20 – 400 to 600 lb. drums per shift using proper drum moving equipment.
    • Reads and understands written instructions (i.e. BOPs, DHRs, component tickets, and adjustments logs).
    • Able to make independent decisions about tanks within the parameters of tank management procedures.
    • Cleans and refills latex reserves.
    • Flexible work schedule – must be able to work weekends and odd hours if needed.
    • Must be able to work well within a team environment.
    • Must follow all GMP/BOP guidelines.
    • Maintain clean and organized work area as outlined in the GMPs.


    Basic Qualifications

    • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating instructions, and procedure manuals.
    • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, including whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Must know how to take accurate measurements using a variety of measuring tools (test for knowledge will be given).
    • Able to attend continuing education courses (pump maintenance, basic chemistry, etc.).

    Education and/or Experience

    • High School diploma or GED

    Physical Demands

    • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk; sit; use hands or arms (to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls). The employee is occasionally required to stand; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear.
    • The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 35 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds with the assistance of drum moving equipment.
    • While performing the duties of this job, the employee frequently works near moving mechanical parts and is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles.



    Work Environment

    • The employee occasionally works in high places; in outside weather conditions and with toxic or caustic chemicals.
    • The noise level in the work environment is normally moderate. The employee would occasionally be required to wear ear plugs as necessary.
    • The Personal Protective Equipment required to perform this job safely includes safety glasses and steel-toed safety shoes. The employee would occasionally be required to wear rubber gloves, face shield, and/or respirator when handling chemicals.


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