Icon hamburger
US
What job do you want?
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

You’re being taken to an external site to apply.

Create an account to get recommended jobs that match your resume and apply to multiple jobs in seconds!
On the next page, you'll build a resume in 3 steps thanks to our AI technology
8-15 characters
Contains Number
Contains Lowercase
Contains Uppercase
Contains Special Character
Thumsup

You’re being taken to an external site to apply.

Enter your email below to receive job recommendations for similar positions.
Cd332ac9591d26184ea495a6bf4dfb63

Operations Manager (HPOWER EfW Facility)

Covanta Kapolei, HI Full-Time
Apply on company site
Position Description

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 [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Operations Manager (HPOWER EfW Facility) .

Information on our facilities is available at [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Operations Manager (HPOWER EfW Facility) . For career opportunities, visit [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Operations Manager (HPOWER EfW Facility) . Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



We seek a candidate, with a proven track record, who will lead, direct, and motivate the Operations team at our HPOWER Energy-from-Waste Facility, located in Kapolei, Hawaii.  This position reports to the Facility Manager.

The Operations Manager will oversee the Plant’s operational responsibilities and requirements, which utilizes both refuse-derived fuel (RDF) and mass burn technology, that include but are not limited to the following activities:

• Effectively organize work and projects with other departments, and oversees and ensures the proper and efficient daily work of all
   operations personnel. 
 
• Manage, track, and implement established technical training programs, as required, and develop new training, as needed.

• Administer and supervise studies to improve plant operations, maintenance, or equipment, and monitor the effectiveness of plant
   manuals and procedures, instituting changes or additions, as required.

• Ensure the plant’s readiness to meet unusual situations and safe, efficient day-to-day operations.

• Proficiently inspect boilers and machinery and meet plant performance targets.

• Oversee and/or compile various technical reports.

• Adhere to environmental, health, and safety procedures and permit requirements
 

Position Requirements

To be considered for this position, you must have a broad background in plant operations, including at least 10 years' experience in a supervisory role at a power plant. 

An engineering degree is desirable; however, a general supervisory background in an electrical or mechanical generating facility may be substituted for power plant experience.

General knowledge, and/or experience in industrial safety is required, or equivalent combination of education and experience, is required.
 
Additional essential requirements of the position include:

  • Maintenance experience with rotating and electrical generation (turbine generator) equipment.  Knowledge of electrical and controls systems is desired.

  • Understanding of municipal solid waste (MSW) combustion practices and materials handling processes. 

  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communications, and organizational skills.

  • Off-hours work may be required. 

  • The ASME, QRO/CFO Certification is desirable, or must be able to qualify for this certification within six months of employment.



 

Recommended skills

Turbines
Operations
Engineering
Operations Management
Maintenance
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this job

Report this Job

Once a job has been reported, we will investigate it further. If you require a response, submit your question or concern to our Trust and Site Security Team

Job ID: 8951

CAREERBUILDER TIP

For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.