Company: Shell
Skills: Warehouse Person, Production Operator
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Newell, West Virginia, United States

If you are ambitious, safety-conscious, and thrive in complex and uncertain situations, this role will help you grow and develop in a business that encourages both personal and professional development where you will be part of some of the most ground-breaking projects anywhere in the industry.

Where do you fit in?

Operations roles at Shell are essential to the ongoing success of the company. In one of our Operations and Maintenance roles you will be part of a growing team that is tasked with the safe and efficient day-to-day operation of our global projects and assets.

Shell Lubricants Plants produce and package products used around the world. Working in a Lubricants Plant, and in other operations, a career in Operations at Shell is at the front line of the company's activities. You can have a purpose-driven career with the work you do every day and leave a positive impact on your life, your community and the world.

What's the role?

On a day-to-day basis, Packaging Operators are involved with the following activities
  • Safely and efficiently operate packaging machinery and material movement equipment
  • Identify and implement equipment improvements to increase plant reliability. Communicate verbally in writing to operators, employees, supervisors, and others regarding the identification of problems with productivity
  • Perform tool preventative maintenance and keep equipment clean
  • Contribute to keeping process materials records and maintain good housekeeping practices
  • Keep log records of operational activities for optimal and thorough handover to other shifts
  • Understand and perform physical inventories
  • Safe work attitude and practical knowledge of industrial safety standards
  • Previous experience working with high speed, high volume material handling equipment, forklift, filling bottling, canning experience strongly preferred.
  • Production line operations with simple equipment troubleshooting
  • Operate forklifts to provide support to the packaging production lines, receiving in raw materials and shipping finished product along with all assigned duties within established operational procedures. Ability to work rotating shifts is required.
  • Operates a forklift safely, error free of quality defects and within planned targets
  • Perform duties to distribute products to applicable areas (load/unload trucks, support packaging lines, etc)
  • Understands and perform physical inventories on raw materials and finished goods
  • Report operational issues to supervisor and maintenanceComplete all necessary paperwork to perform duties assigned

Shell Benefits: Care, Protection, Wealth, Work and Family Programs

We offer some of the most competitive compensation and benefits packages in the industry. In this position, you will be eligible for a wide range of valuable benefits which include. Find out more at:

Rewards & Benefits | Shell Careers | Shell United States .

What do we need from you?
  • Previous experience working with high speed/ high volume material handling experience
  • Forklift and physical inventory count experience preferred
  • 1 year experience working in a packaging plant or experience in an industrial plant or military environment
  • Willing to work in compact and confined spaces with or without accommodation
  • Must be able to work in the United States on a permanent basis without the requirement of a visa.
  • Possess a current and valid license to operate a motor vehicle in the United States Comply with all HSSE regulations, policies, standards, practices and actively participate in improving plant safety culture
  • Tend to emergencies, successful candidates must reside within 60 minutes of the site or be willing to relocate to within 60 minutes of the site without relocation assistance
  • Must be flexible to work overtime, nights, and weekends when the need arises.
  • Must be at least 18 years old, with a minimum High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Able to communicate effectively with colleagues and customers.
  • Need to be able to lift 50lbs unassisted
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must have legal authorization to work in the U.S.
  • Must submit to all background, medical and reference checks, including hair drug testing
  • Must be willing to support the company's drug-free work environment, harassment free work environment policy, safety policies in diversity and inclusion policies
  • Must be willing to work in a versatile, multi-skilled team environment
  • Prior Military experience in a relevant job function such as warehouse worker, supply, logistics and forklift operations (Desired)

***Please note that there is an Online Assessment which is required for this position. In order to be considered, you must complete the assessment and receive a passing score, even if you have taken previous assessments. Please review your Workday tasks, directions and instructions in order to ensure you complete the required test within the provided timeframe***

  • Typical shift scheduled Monday through Friday - 8 Hours per shift
  • Daily and Weekend overtime may be required
  • Selected employee(s) will be expected to rotate between shifts
  • Wages dependent upon employee classification