1st Shift Batcher

    • Job Tracking ID: 512631-619160
    • Job Location: Cincinnati, OH
    • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
    • Level of Education: High School/GED
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: May 02, 2018
    • Years of Experience: Up to 2 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
    • Reports To: Team Leader
    • FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
    • Employment Status: Full-Time
    • Shift: 1st
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Job Description:


On an everyday basis this position is responsible for proper set-up, weighing, blending and cleanup for the O’Keeffe’s cream equipment and laboratory area.It is important for this position to have basic computer skills and be familiar with Excel. It is important for this position to follow strict protocol. This position will be at our Red Bank facility. First Shift hours are 6:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Monday through Thursday); schedule flexibility preferred.


  • Must follow very strict protocol for blending process
  • Ensure all batches are processed correctly and paperwork is completely and correctly filled out
  • Operate batching and filling equipment and be able to help troubleshoot when there are equipment issues
  • Responsible for following proper safety procedures which include personal protective equipment (PPE) as needed
  • Pre-weigh chemicals for batching and properly fill out paperwork
  • Relieve for breaks when not batching
  • Enter data into spreadsheets on the computer
  • Assist in maintaining all supplies needed by communicating to the O’Keefe’s Team Lead
  • Report issues that need to be resolved to the O’Keeffe’s Team Lead or Production Supervisor and assisting in resolving the issues
  • Actively participate in corporate and team Continuous Improvement events and activities, including all other functions and duties assigned by Management

Experience and Skills:


  • High School education or equivalent.
  • Have a strong work ethic and 'team' attitude.

Specific Skills:

  • Must have high attention to detail.
  • Possess safe laboratory practice knowledge and skills.
  • Time management skills are necessary.
  • Ability to learn pumping, pipe work and valves are necessary.
  • Very strong safety values are needed.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the importance of viscosity & temperature.
  • Must have the ability to do repetitive work.
  • Must possess excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills.
  • Should be goal oriented, confident, outgoing, able to work well under pressure and succeed within a competitive environment.
  • Demonstrate good judgment.
  • Must be able to work independently and demonstrate effective initiative.
  • Good attendance is mandatory.
  • Must have the ability to wear PPE.
  • Have a strong work ethic and team attitude.

Company Values:

Must adhere to The Gorilla Glue Company’s Core Values that ensure everyone works together to exceed expectations.

  • Have fun, be passionate and show it!
  • Act with integrity and respect in all relationships.
  • Communicate Openly & Appreciate the effort of others
  • Embrace knowledge, growth and change
  • Strive for excellence in what we do everyday!

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stoop, reach, stand, walk, lift (up to 55 lbs), pull, push, grasp, talk, hear, see and use repetitive motions. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision such as reading handwritten and or typed material and must have the ability to focus. This position requires the use of PPE.