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Hours Full-time, Part-time
Location Blair, Nebraska

About this job

Job Title: Operations Technician

Shift: Rotating Days & Night Shift Available (3-2-2-3)

Pay: $23.00; Pay Weekly


We are looking for an Operations Technician to join our team. The Operations Technician will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the plant, including ensuring that the plant is running efficiently and that the products meet the required specifications. The ideal candidate will have a strong mechanical aptitude and be able to work independently and as part of a team.

Essential Functions:

  • Change filters.
  • Take product samples of lactic acid and test them with lab equipment to make sure they match the specifications.
  • Climb on top of tanks for quality checks.
  • Troubleshoot machinery, such as checking a pipe and finding out why it is clogged.
  • Put raw material into silos (which could be 5 stories in the air).
  • Monitor the control room to make sure that product is being transferred from one tank to another efficiently.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 3-5 years of experience in an industrial environment or a Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude.
  • 1-2 years of experience with manufacturing computer systems.
  • Experience troubleshooting and operating machinery.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Ability to follow safety procedures.

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.