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Back Plant Operator (SECONN EfW facility)

Preston, CT
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Back Plant Operator (SECONN EfW facility)
Job ID 6941           
Preston, CT
Plant Operations
Plant Operations
Full-Time Regular
High School Diploma/GED
Less than 1 year

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.

We seek a dedicated individual who will monitor and maintain proper operation of the ash conditioning, ash removal, and the metals recovery systems. This individual will be responsible for overseeing, maintaining, and cleaning all systems inside the ash transfer areas, i.e., drum magnet, non-ferrous recovery, conveyors, etc. as well as proper lock-out tag-out of these systems. Specific responsibilities are ensuring proper operations of the ash mixing system, ferrous and non-ferrous recovery, cleaning conveyor spillage, and assisting other operating personnel as necessary to support plant operations. Operating a front end loader and forklift is required for miscellaneous plant operations. The position is required to perform general housekeeping of the work area or other areas of the plant and perform or assist in preventative maintenance as required.

To be considered for this position the individual must have a high school diploma or general education degree (GED); one to three months related experience and/or training in similar situation. Internal candidates must have completed qualification standards for prior position in company's line of progression.


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