JO – 3881 Pilot Plant Technician / Production Operator
Pilot Plant Technician / Production Operator ($22-28 hr)
The Pilot Plant Technician is responsible for Pilot Plant runs which includes equipment setup, maintenance, operation, and housekeeping duties. This position requires attention to detail, neatness, and conformance to policies and procedures. In addition, the position requires conducting routine preventive maintenance and emergency maintenance of Pilot Plant equipment.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
-Conduct Pilot Plant runs which includes equipment setup, maintenance, operation, and
-Run the plant using a PLC and radio communication.
-Assemble small equipment for external customers
-Conduct routine maintenance of Pilot Plant equipment; order necessary parts and supplies;
document repair or maintenance in log.
-Maintain a Special Engineer Boiler License.
-Assist with technical, field assistance, and/or training for customers in maintenance, installation, operation, and startup of all processes; assist with preparation of customer reports after each run.
-Adhere to safety policies and procedures of Company and OSHA.
QUALIFICATION AND SKILLS
-Associate degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school or in lieu of degree, a minimum of two years related experience.
-Shift work (afternoons or nights) and flexible hours.
-Plant environment – exposure to chemicals, hazardous materials, and noise.
-Required to work at heights, confined spaces, and in inclement weather conditions.
-Required to “troubleshoot” mechanical and chemical processes.
-Special Engineer Boiler License a plus.
-Forklift Certification a plus.
-Welding and/or machinery operation background.
-Strong computer and Microsoft office skills.