Chemical Operator III - General Packaging # 3721

Date: Jul 9, 2024

Location: Milford, DE, US, 19963

Company: Dentsply Sirona, Inc


Dentsply Sirona is the world’s largest manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies, with a 130-year history of innovation and service to the dental industry and patients worldwide. Dentsply Sirona develops, manufactures, and markets a comprehensive solutions offering including dental and oral health products as well as other consumable medical devices under a strong portfolio of world class brands. Dentsply Sirona’s products provide innovative, high-quality and effective solutions to advance patient care and deliver better and safer dentistry. Dentsply Sirona’s global headquarters is located in Charlotte, North Carolina. The company’s shares are listed in the United States on NASDAQ under the symbol XRAY.


Bringing out the best in people


As advanced as dentistry is today, we are dedicated to making it even better. Our people have a passion for innovation and are committed to applying it to improve dental care. We live and breathe high performance, working as one global team, bringing out the best in each other for the benefit of dental patients, and the professionals who serve them. If you want to grow and develop as a part of a team that is shaping an industry, then we’re looking for the best to join us.


Working at Dentsply Sirona you are able to:


Develop faster - with our commitment to the best professional development.


Perform better - as part of a high-performance, empowering culture.


Shape an industry - with a market leader that continues to drive innovation.


Make a difference -by helping improve oral health worldwide.  



Chemical Operator III – Dept. # 3721 – General Packaging


Job Summary:

Perform a broad variety of manufacturing assignments/tasks related to operating a variety of manufacturing mixing equipment. 

Job duties:

  • Responsible for closely following batch formulas used in the production of a variety of products.  Responsibilities include:  properly setting up equipment, weighing out various liquid and powder raw materials (may include converting US weights to METRIC weights), loading mixing equipment with liquids and powders, monitoring process controls and making adjustments and minor repairs to machines as necessary.
  • Sets up, adjusts and operates laboratory equipment and instruments such as chemical balance scales, reactors, measuring pumps, distillation equipment vacuum pump, glassware set-ups and other equipment.
  • Records results on standardized forms and writes reports describing procedures used.
  • Prepares graphs and charts.
  • Monitors process and/or loading, unloading, cleaning or setting up of equipment.
  • Processes work orders on time and efficiently according to set standards.
  • Weighs raw materials, final products, etc.
  • Uses statistical process control, including automated data acquisition devices, to monitor quality.
  • Ensures compliance with QA, GMP, SOP, FDA, 5 S, and labor standards.
  • Counts and records production units and labor hours.
  • Meet and exceed all quality standards set forth for the department and division.  Accurately and neatly documents all quality documents.
  • Able to understand and apply process adjustments.  Has a working knowledge of a variety of QC testing procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • High School Diploma or Graduate Equivalency Diploma (GED)

Years and Type of Experience:

  • 2-4 years related work experience

Key Required Skills, Knowledge and Capabilities:

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, standard operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions, metric measurement and decimals.  Ability to use a calculator, convert weights from US standards to METRIC standards and use of Statistical Processes is required.
  • Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.  Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, diagram, or schedule form.
  • Strong computer skills in order to use the software and hardware to promote departmental throughput (including but not limited to BPCS, Master Control, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of all issues that impact manufacturing.  This includes quality testing; material delivery/logistics; production planning/scheduling; and knowledge of daily, weekly, and monthly goals and fully support all actions required to achieve these goals.
  • Associate is expected to have adequate interpersonal skills in order to communicate effectively with peers and supervisors.
  • Mastered job responsibilities of Chemical Operator I and II.



Dentsply Sirona is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or protected Veteran status. We appreciate your interest in Dentsply Sirona.

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