CSC Operator
Fort Saskatchewan, AB

This position is responsible for manufacturing sulphur based chemicals and loading chemicals for transport into trailers and rail cars. Due to the hazardous nature of the chemicals being handled (corrosives and toxic inhalation hazards), this position requires an extremely safety conscientious individual.


Control and monitor plant equipment for the purposes of manufacturing and transferring chemicals. Measure, mix and add chemicals to reactors. Observes pressures, temperatures, levels, and flows and make operational adjustments as necessary.
Perform quality tests on chemical samples.
Carry out Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) activities in compliance with government regulations.
Perform pre-loading and post-loading inspections and checks.
Participate in industrial railway operations: load and unload rail cars, move rail cars on site.
Prepare equipment for maintenance and reinstate after maintenance is complete.
Participate in field level risk assessments and maintenance safe work permits.
Participate in energy isolation lock-out tag-out (LOTO) activities.
Carry out in-scope maintenance operations.
Maintain a neat, clean, orderly work area. Participate in plant housekeeping activities.
Ensure records are accurately maintained and that procedures are followed.
Safely operate a forklift and wheel loader.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Must have initiative, the ability to work with minimum supervision, be highly motivated, energetic, and enjoy learning and working as part of a team.
Positive attitude towards safety, wearing correct PPE, and following procedures.
High School Diploma or GED.
Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office (Outlook, Work, & Excel).
Strong math skills and basic understanding of chemistry.
Strong mechanical aptitude. Experience working with plant equipment including pumps, electric motors, actuators, valves, instrumentation etc. preferred.
Basic understanding of piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs) preferred.
Transport of Dangerous Goods (TDG) experience preferred
Forklift training and experience preferred
First aid certification preferred.


Impact, Growth, and Diversity

By joining our team, you will have the chance to be part of a vibrant and growing company. As a company that has grown and continues to grow by acquisition, we offer an exciting work atmosphere and opportunities to make a real impact. Our vision to be a Great Chemical Company is supported through our EPIC values (Excellence in Operations, People First, Integrity and Customers) and our commitment to the Health and Safety of our employees, and the communities we work in through Responsible Care®.

Our friendly work environment fosters positive interaction between employees within and throughout our 70+ locations. We expect all employees to treat each other with dignity and respect. Safety is at the core of our culture and something that we never compromise on.

At Chemtrade, we take pride in rewarding our employees for their commitment, performance and hard work by offering a variety of programs and services. We offer a comprehensive and very competitive health and wellness program, including medical, dental, and a fitness activity subsidy. Our unique culture enables employees to thrive in a supportive and engaging workplace. We offer an exciting rewards program CHEErs! For employee recognition, referrals and milestones. In addition we offer learning and development opportunities through our Chemtrade University.


CHEMTRADE is a publically traded (TSX: CHE.UN) chemical manufacturing and handling company serving customers for more than half a century. With over 1.6B in Sales, we pride ourselves on our 4 core strategies of Strategic Growth, Operational Excellence, Financial Prudence and our Diverse Business Model, all while maintaining quality service and a commitment to Responsible Care®.

With Headquarters in Toronto, Canada, and operations across North America and Brazil, Chemtrade operates a diversified business providing industrial chemicals and services to our customers in three main business segments; Sulphur & Performance Chemicals, Water Solutions and Electrochemicals. Chemtrade is a reliable industry partners to the Oil & Gas, Pulp & Paper, Water Treatment, Food & Beverage and Pharmaceutical industries.

Our success in this global industry is the result of our drive to meet the needs of our customers and is deeply rooted in the talents of our employees and the communities where we operate.

Chemtrade is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Chemtrade is committed to fair and accessible employment practices and will, where possible, provide accommodations for persons with disabilities.