Wellfield Construction Technician

Website Montauk Renewables

Company Summary

This is an opportune time to join a fast-growing company which is an industry leader in the renewable energy space. Montauk is a fully-integrated renewable energy company specializing in the management, recovery, and conversion of landfill methane into renewable electric power and renewable natural gas.

Montauk’s corporate offices are located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with regional offices in Houston, Texas, Amsterdam, OH, Tinton Falls, NJ and Irvine, California. Montauk operates as a subsidiary of Montauk Holdings Limited, a publicly-traded holding company listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. Please visit us at www.montaukenergy.com to learn more about the company.


Position Title Wellfield Construction Technician

Location: Cincinnati OH (Rumpke, a division of Montauk Energy)

Essential Job Functions

· Work is mainly based in Cincinnati OH area; however, candidate must be willing to travel to other plant sites, if necessary.

· Must be available to work overtime, nights, weekends, and holidays if necessary

· Perform system construction activities involving heavy, manual work

· Frequently lift or carry containers, poly pipe, shovel garbage and loose material, work in and around leachate, or loose materials to truck; which may result in twisting, pulling, pushing and bending, depending on the material and collection vehicle type

· Ability to work around and operate heavy construction equipment (excavators, dozers, road trucks, etc.), survey equipment, pipe fusion equipment & techniques, compacting and materials handling equipment

· Perform maintenance on system components to ensure or restore proper operation and compliance

· Assist site supervisors with the materials and equipment needs and helping to collect supplies for projects

· Must be able to walk long distances up and down slopes 1:1, 2:1 and 3:1 slopes

· Must be able to work in trenched areas to connect, refit and adjust piping system on landfills

· Lift a minimum of 50 pounds on a non-consistent basis

· Work in extreme (hot and cold) weather conditions safely including on very odorous project sites

· Operate general site vehicles and equipment, such as pickup trucks, and smaller equipment

· Clean up work areas, clean and fuel vehicles and equipment as necessary

· Complete USEPA HAZWOPR, 40-hour, environmental health and safety classes, on-site training materials and annual 8-hour refresher classes

· Ability to communicate with clients and peers in a professional manner

· Ability to understand operation and maintenance of landfill gas (LFG) and landfill fluids collection systems

· Ability to understand environmental, health & safety regulations & perform work in compliant manner

· Any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the duties of the job.

· 1+ year of experience in decentralized business in construction, outdoor labor, mining and farming industries

· High School Diploma and GED preferred

· Must have satisfactory driving record and keep in good standing, a valid driver’s license

· Successfully complete drug screen (required) and baseline physical exam as needed

· A team player with the ability and willingness to pitch in as needed in areas outside core responsibilities and expertise.

· Experience on landfill or refuse collection a plus.


Montauk Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply for this job please visit montaukenergy.applicantstack.com.

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