Plant Operator

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Title: Plant Operator
ID: 2059
Location: Cleveland, Texas
Department: Operations


Reports To: Facility Manager


Job Description: Participates in the operation and maintenance activities of a landfill gas processing plant as directed by the Facility Manager. Strives to achieve high standards of safety and environmental integrity while maintaining maximum processing production.

Major Responsibilities/Activities:

Responsible for daily operations, maintenance, and repair, including daily logs, preventive maintenance tasks, and reporting requirements.
Perform and assist with inspection and overhaul activities.
Perform equipment inspection, maintenance tasks, troubleshooting and diagnoses of plant equipment and systems.
Partner with landfill technicians to extract landfill gas in a proper, safe, reliable, and efficient manner.
Oversee (and to the extent necessary participate with) subcontractors in the performance of equipment service work, and in overhaul activities as required.


Minimum Requirements:

Minimum 3+ years’ equipment operations experience using mechanical, electrical, instrument or control system skills.
High School or GED; technical training school.
Knowledge of Programmable Logic Controllers.
Basic computer skills including Microsoft Outlook, Word, & Excel.
Strong verbal, written, computer communication and organization skills.
Ability to interact positively and effectively in a team environment.
Valid Drivers’ License issued by state of residence and in good standing.
Flexibility for ‘on call’ support or varied schedule needs.

Skills Desired:

Demonstrated mechanical and electrical knowledge and repair abilities.
Natural or landfill gas wellfield experience.

Physical Demands:

Occasional lifting or moving heavy materials.
Ability to use a variety of tools.
Ability to walk over uneven terrain.

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