Icon hamburger
What job do you want?
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply Now

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

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

Plant Operators, Waste to Energy Plant

LINK Staffing Services Orlando Full-Time
$18,000.00 - $20,000.00 / year
Apply Now

Our client company exists to create a more sustainable future by helping communities better manage and beneficially re-use their organic waste. Their vision is to find the highest and best use for the 500 million tons of organic materials produced in North America each year. The company operates facilities in the Mid-Atlantic and West Coast of the US, and in Ontario and British Columbia, Canada. They have a management team with deep experience in composting, renewable energy, supply chain management, engineering, law and finance. Over the years the company has become a destination employer for more than 450 people in the US and Canada. The enterprise has grown rapidly since its founding in 2008 and has garnered awards for its business of energy generation and soil revitalization.

The company has an immediate need for a Plant Operator responsible for operation of the Biogas Plant, including receiving feedstock, monitoring the anaerobic digestion process, operating dewatering equipment, performing routine repairs, and monitoring the wastewater treatment system. The shift schedule is seven days on/seven days off.

Please note: The ideal candidate for this position would have a Class C Wastewater Operator License and the mechanical and electrical skills to repair the plant if it does down when they're there by themselves. We can teach the wastewater operator skills. You would not be considered without the mechanical and electrical skills.

Position Essential Functions:

• Receiving feedstock and preparing it to enter the digestion process.
• Performing transfers between various process stages to ensure effective, continuous production of biogas.
• Operate CHP equipment to maximize electrical output to the grid.
• Operate and monitor supporting processes such as dewatering equipment and the wastewater treatment system.
• Perform housekeeping duties including but not limited to general cleaning and maintenance of equipment.

Position Qualifications:

• Previous experience in powerplant operation and/or utilization.

• This is a "hands-on toolbelt" position for someone not afraid to get their hands dirty
• C Wastewater Certification is a plus but not required
• Experience in an industrial manufacturing environment.
• HS Diploma required. Post-secondary education would be a plus.
• Experience with mechanical and electrical systems.
• Strong attention to detail.
• Advanced problem solving, analytical and quantitative skills.

Recommended skills

Sewage Treatments
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply Now

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


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.

LINK Staffing was formed in 1980 by Bill and Karen Pitts (ASA Leadership Hall of Fame Winner) as an industrial staffing only employment agency. Bill and Karen started LINK Staffing with the goal of becoming one of the top staffing agencies in Houston and beyond. The company was designed to be a flexible staffing business where employees and clients could be truly valued. The first LINK Staffing franchise business opened in 1994 and LINK Staffing now boasts of 37 of the best franchise businesses across the U.S (that’s not just our opinion) with 45 total locations nationwide to serve you.

View the full profile