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Aluminum Hydroxide Process Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$42,436 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Aluminum Hydroxide Process Operator is $42,436 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Aluminum Hydroxide Process Operator is between $31,904 and $51,158. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Operates steam-jacketed kettles, mixing tanks, filter press, string filter, and related equipment to process ammonia solution and aluminum sulfate into aluminum hydroxide.
  • Meters water into steam-jacketed kettle and sets thermostat at specified temperature.
  • Dumps preweighed bags of aluminum sulfate into kettle, and starts agitator to dissolve ingredient.
  • Meters specified amounts of hot water and ammonia into mixing tank and starts agitator.
  • Pumps aluminum sulfate solution through filter press into heated agitator tank to remove insoluble materials.
  • Pumps ammonia solution to tank with aluminum sulfate solution.
  • Ladles sample of mixture, adds test solution, and observes color reaction to determine degree of precipitation.
  • Adds specified ingredients to mixing tank to complete precipitation, according to results of test.
  • Pumps slurry through string filter to separate aluminum hydroxide from mixture.
  • May replace filtering media and repair equipment, using hand tools.
Aluminum Hydroxide Process Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 77,870

Estimated population of Aluminum Hydroxide Process Operator jobs: 3,295

Rate of error: 2.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Aluminum Hydroxide Process Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Thermoforming Operator Associate--- Night shift
May 9
Franklin Park, IL, USA
... processing equipment (thermoforms). * Effective communication skills, both written and verbal ... Pactiv currently produces custom and stock foam, plastic, aluminum, pressed-paperboard, PE coated ...
Machine Operator-Extrusion
Apr 9
Manteno, IL, USA
Pactiv currently produces custom and stock foam, plastic, aluminum, pressed-paperboard, PE coated ... Our global force of almost 12,000 team members allows us to supply packers, processors ...
Press Brake Set-Up Operator (2nd shift)
Feb 20
Kenosha, WI, USA
... and food processing environments. Kenall has an open position within our Metal Fabrication ... and aluminum: Press Brake Set-Up Operator Responsibilities: * Set-up and operate fabrication ...
2nd Shift Machine Operator
Mar 21
Libertyville, IL, USA
INSTAFF: A Division of BG Staffing, INC.
Work with steel, aluminum, curved and angled parts * Daily housekeeping of area you are working in ... Partnerships with a purpose. 80% of the staffing process is the same no matter who you work with.
Assistant Cup operator- Days
May 9
Saint Charles, IL, USA
... aluminum, pressed-paperboard, PE coated board, and molded-fiber packaging. Our global force of almost 12,000 team members allows us to supply packers, processors, supermarkets, restaurants ...
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