Teknor Apex

  • Computer Operator

    Job Locations US-RI-Pawtucket
    Job ID
  • Overview


    teknor apex logo
    Celebrating over 90 years…


    Teknor Apex Company is a privately held, global material science company founded in 1924 and headquartered in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.  We manufacture for our eight divisions in 9 locations in the U.S., and one each in Singapore, China, Belgium and Germany.


    In all our businesses we pride ourselves on our commitment to technical innovation, quality products and custom service.  Positions offered are both challenging and rewarding and have excellent growth opportunities.


    Join our IT department as a Computer Operator. In this role you will support and maintain all operational activities as they relate to the Computer Room system (iSeries), peripheral equipment, operating system software, and associated third party software. Provide basic helpdesk support during shift. Other responsibilities include: document systems malfunctions, error conditions and abnormal job termination; perform recovery from errors and job terminations; provide management with timely and accurate reports. Duties include: 

    • Monitor iSeries for optimal performance 
    • Monitor production systems; including iSeries, servers and applications using defined tools. 
    • Monitor batch workload schedules 
    • Monitor backups and restores 
    • Troubleshoot hardware and software issues 
    • Support iSeries technical support needs 
    • Communicate with users and department personnel for problem resolution 
    • Answer, monitor, log, and follow up on Helpdesk requests. Alert appropriate personnel when needed. 
    • Provide first level technical support both locally and remotely 
    • Provide technical and troubleshooting assistance related to computer hardware and software. 
    • Tag all computer equipment and enter into Inventory database 
    • Assist with computer workstation equipment moves as needed 
    • Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned. 



    Qualifications & Competencies

    • High School diploma or GED. 
    • The position requires 2-4 years of related experience. 
    • The position has moderate physical effort that requires lifting, carrying and moving materials or supplies. 

    Our best performers possess the following core competencies: Attention to Detail * Using Information Technology * Analytical Thinking * Work Ethics * Teamwork * Problem Solving * Interactive Communication * Continuous Learning * Client Focus * IT Support Troubleshooting 


    Hours: Monday - Friday 4:30pm-12:30am; must be available for occasional overtime


    Teknor Apex has a long-standing history of caring for its employees. We are committed to the philosophy of providing employees with a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. 

    • Medical w/prescription drug coverage 
    • Dental and Vision 
    • Life Insurance 
    • 401k w/company match  
    • Paid Holidays and Vacation 
    • Flexible Spending Account (FSA) 
    • Tuition Reimbursement 
    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) 
    • Employee Wellness Program 
    • Service Recognition



    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed