Back Plant Operator (Plymouth Efw Facility)

Covanta Energy Conshohocken , PA 19428

Posted 1 week ago

Covanta is a world leader in sustainable waste management and renewable energy. Covanta's 45 Energy-from-Waste (EfW) facilities provide communities and businesses around the world with an environmentally sound solution to their solid waste disposal needs by using waste to generate clean, renewable energy. Covanta is a listed company under the symbol CVA.

Annually, Covanta's modern Energy-from-Waste facilities safely and securely convert approximately 20 million tons of waste into 9 million megawatt hours of clean renewable electricity and almost 9 billion pounds of steam that are sold to a variety of industries. Covanta's facilities also recover 400,000 tons of metal per year for recycling.

To learn more about how Covanta's facilities provide sustainable waste management for the communities it serves, visit www.covanta.com. Information on our facilities is available at http://www.covanta.com/facilities.aspx.

For career opportunities, visit http://www.covanta.com/careers. Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Based at our Conshohocken, PA location, we seek a dedicated individual who will be responsible for the safe operation of the plant systems such as boiler auxiliaries, fans, pumps, ash handling equipment, bag house, waste water system, etc..

Responsible for recording data, reporting equipment malfunctions and performing actions as directed to correct abnormal operating conditions or emergency situations.

The applicant must possess a thorough understanding of the Utility Operator, Tipping Floor Operator and Ash Crane Operator's duties and responsibilities and be capable of standing watch in any of the aforementioned positions. The candidate will be required to support a flexible schedule as a relief operator to cover vacation and shift coverage requirements in the various qualified positions

Train to become qualified as an Auxiliary Operator.

Position Requirements

Requires HS Diploma/GED; one to three years related experience and/or training in similar situation.

Previous experience with high pressure boilers, electric generating equipment and the operation of heavy industrial equipment.

Formal technical or utility training is preferred.

The ability walk/stand for long periods of time, work in close quarters and confined spaces, climb ladders and structures, tolerate heights, and tolerate temperature extremes is key.

A valid driver's license and the ability lift up to 50 pounds are also required.



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