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Title: Operator

This position will inspect, maintain, and control process equipment and perform mechanical maintenance throughout the plant. They will adhere to all applicable regulations to provide, safe, reliable, and cost effective operation of the plant to meet processing, permit, and other applicable requirements.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Monitor and control plant operations in accordance with company policies and plant standard operating procedures
  • Maintain records of plant operations including, but not limited to, hourly operating data, plant violations, and abnormal operating conditions.  Ensure that the facility operates within permit compliance, at/above design capability, and produces high quality product at all times
  • Perform fire guard duty as well as confined space watch
  • Ensure completion of work orders based on priority and schedule
  • Participate and complete training programs within the time frame allotted
  • Perform any general work or other assignments necessary to ensure the safe, clean, and efficient operation of the facility to include sweeping, shoveling, and other housekeeping activities
  • Enforce and maintain standard safety procedures and maintain clean work area at all times

 QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent required.  Secondary technical/engineering education preferred
  • Strong mechanical & electrical aptitude preferred
  • Ability to recognize operational inconsistencies and hazards in the workplace and display proper judgment in responding to them
  • Ability to read and comprehend instructional manuals, instruction sheets, technical data, work orders and mechanical drawings in English
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of occupational hazards connected with machine shop and general plant practices with emphasis on the necessity of safety policy compliance
  • Ability to work varying shifts, overtime, holidays, on call duty and emergency call-ins
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing
  • Ability to understand and follow instructions given, either verbally or written
  • Ability to do basic reading, writing, and arithmetic
  • Basic computer knowledge preferred

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to access confined spaces thru standard 12” X 16” man ways
  • Ability to perform required duties at heights of up to 80 feet
  • Ability to work under adverse conditions that may require the donning and use of personal protective equipment including but not limited to the following:
  • Ability to receive, comprehend and utilize required training from OSHA and Company including but not limited to the following:
    • First aid and CPR
    • Hazcom
    • Hazmat
    • Hearing conservation
    • Confined space entry and rescue
    • Lock out/ Tag out
  • Ability to operate powered equipment in a safe and efficient manner including but not limited to industrial forklifts and man lifts
  • Ability to operate hand and powered tools in a safe and efficient manner while on ground surface as well as at heights
  • Ability to ascend and descend stairs and stationary vertical ladders as part of normal work activity and emergency egress situations
  • Ability to perform moderate to heavy weight lifting in a safe manner which includes the ability to lift up to 100 lbs
  • Ability to move about all areas of the plant, including catwalks, deck grating and uneven surfaces

 

 


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