Canadian Executive Search Group (USA), a division of Arrow Workforce Solutions, is now hiring a Distillation Operator to work in a chemicals company environment for our client located in Winter Haven, FL.


Pay Rate:  Between $20 to $30 per Hour (Depending on Experience)
Shifts/Hours of Work:  Shifts are 7on/7off (Thurs-Wed) 5-5 day and night shifts. Days 5am-5pm/nights 5pm-5am.
Location:   Winter Haven, FL
Classification:  Temporary – 6/03/24 to 10/02/24


  • Operation and Troubleshooting of Distillation and processing equipment
Essential Functions:
  • Run Distillation and Reaction process equipment,
  • Inventory management through paperwork transfers.
  • Charging of stills, Process plumbing lineups with hoses hard lines and fittings to and from tanks,
  • Packaging of citrus oils in drums/pails/gallon containers with various methods, sampling and labeling distillation cuts and running GC analysis on cuts and in process samples, making run condition changes/decisions based on analysis, housekeeping of the work area, adhering to GMP/HACCP/Food Safety Standards.
  • Forklift operation- drum and pail pallets and drum picker usage.
Supervisory Responsibility:
  • None
Work Environment:
  • 50% Ambient/50% Air Conditioned Office
Physical Demands:
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. on a regular basis, able to bend, stoop, stretch, reach and duck. Moderate periods of standing.
  • Mechanical aptitude and understanding cause and effect are key skills to the troubleshooting the issues that arise with the distillation equipment that we run at our site.
  • Candidates that may be home mechanics or previously professional auto mechanics or maintenance techs tend to train easier than “machine operators”. Those that watch bottles go by on a filling line or do a single function of a manufacturing plant repeatedly all day tend to get overwhelmed by the more complex operations we have here.
If you are interested in the position, contact 248-740-1204 or email [email protected] (Monday to Friday 9am-5pm – EST)



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