The following is a news release from Louisiana Economic Development:
LAKE CHARLES, La. — Indorama Ventures Olefins LLC, supported by LED FastStart® and the Louisiana Workforce Commission, will conduct a job fair for interested applicants from 3 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 3 in Sulphur. The event will take place at the West-Cal Arena & Events Center, located at 401 Arena Road in Sulphur. Originally slated for Aug. 18, the earlier event was postponed due to severe weather.
The job fair will target filling a variety of positions, including the following specialty areas: process operators, laboratory technicians, electrical and instrument technicians, mechanical maintenance personnel and other positions.
Candidates must be 18 or older and have a high school diploma or a GED certification, or equivalent. Some candidates must be willing to work rotating shifts and holidays; all candidates should be able to work well with team members and be willing to complete a drug screening.
Full-time employees are eligible to participate in health care, dental care, vision care, short-term and long-term insurance, 401(k) savings and paid-time-off benefits.
Indorama Ventures Olefins LLC, which is a subsidiary of Indorama Ventures, owns and operates a 250-acre ethylene cracker facility near Lake Charles, Louisiana, where the company announced a $175 million capital investment in late 2015 and the creation of 125 new direct jobs.
About Indorama Ventures Olefins
Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited, listed in Thailand (Bloomberg ticker IVL.TB) is one of the world’s leading petrochemicals producers, with a global manufacturing footprint across Africa, Asia, Europe and North America. Based in Bangkok, Thailand, Indorama Ventures Public Co. Ltd., or IVL, has through its U.S. subsidiary, Indorama Ventures Olefins LLC, acquired the dormant ethane cracker and 250 acres located in Carlyss, west of Lake Charles.