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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.
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.