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Shift Supervisor Delaware Valley

Chester, PA
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Shift Supervisor Delaware Valley
Job ID 7036           
Chester, PA
Plant Operations
Plant Operations
Full-Time Regular
Associates Degree
Minimum 1 Year

About Covanta: Covanta is a world leader in providing sustainable waste and energy solutions. Annually, Covanta’s modern Energy-from-Waste facilities safely convert approximately 20 million tons of waste from municipalities and businesses into clean, renewable electricity to power one million homes and recycle approximately 500,000 tons of metal. Through a vast network of treatment and recycling facilities, Covanta also provides comprehensive industrial material management services to companies seeking solutions to some of today’s most complex environmental challenges. For more information, visit www.covanta.com .

Information on our facilities is available at www.covanta.com/Covanta-Map . For career opportunities, visit www.covanta.com/Careers . Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We seek a dedicated individual to be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the Facility during an assigned shift. The Shift Supervisor supervises the personnel assigned to his shift providing technical and safety training, as well as directing their actions as necessary. Monitoring and ensuring efficient boiler, turbine and steam plant operation. During the period of the assigned shift, he routinely tours the plant and oversees the work of the operators. In the event of emergencies or unusual operations, the Shift Supervisor will, if necessary, direct or personally perform the required operations or corrective actions as well as coordinating the activities of all personnel involved. The Shift Supervisor is responsible for approving all requests for removing equipment from service for maintenance, or other purposes, and for ensuring that the equipment is properly cleared and tagged in accordance with plant procedures.

Qualified candidates must possess an Associate's Degree in a technical field or equivalent experience, coupled with basic computer, blueprint, P&ID, schematic specifications and vendor requirement reading experience. Strong leadership skills, oral and written communication skills, and problem solving/decision making skills are a must. Ability to work rotating shifts, in close quarters and confined spaces, climb ladders and structures, tolerate heights, and tolerate high temperatures is key. A valid driver's license and the ability to lift up to 50 pounds are also required


  • Engineering
  • Turbine Engineering
  • Materials
  • Power Engineering
  • Environmental
  • Manufacturing / Production

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