Waste Management Entry Level Centrifuge Operator - Millsboro, DE in Dover, Delaware
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America. We are strongly committed to a foundation of operating excellence, professionalism and financial strength. WM serves nearly 25 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial and municipal markets throughout North America through a network of collection operations, transfer stations, landfills, recycling facilities and waste-based energy production projects. I. Job SummaryThe Centrifuge Operator I is primarily responsible for operating and maintaining process equipment. This person will be required to safely operate Thermal Desorption Technology, Centrifuge Technology and/or chemical treatment. II. Duties and Responsibilities To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.
Ensures Health and Safety is the number one goal by following policies, processes, and acting in a safe manner at all times.
Assists job site construction.
Operates and maintains site process equipment.
Records and maintains daily operations and preventive maintenance logs.
10-Hour Shifts; Day and Evening available III. Supervisory ResponsibilitiesThis job has no supervisory duties.IV. QualificationsThe requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job. A. Education and Experience
Education: High school diploma or G.E.D. (accredited).
Experience: None required (in addition to education). B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements
OSHA Hazardous Material training a plus
Previous experience operating dewatering equipment a plus C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required
Must not be color blind.
Must have the ability to operate an all-terrain forklift
Must be willing to work outdoors in inclement weather conditions for extended periods.
Computer proficiency skills to include Microsoft Word and Excel
Additional weekend and alternating night shifts may be required
Additional call out hours for Saturdays and Sundays are expected, with longer working hours required during turnarounds or upsets.
V. Work Environment Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Required to use motor coordination with finger dexterity (such as keyboarding, machine operation, etc) most of the work day;
Required to exert physical effort in handling objects less than 50 pounds rarely;
Required to be exposed to physical occupational risks (such as cuts, burns, exposure to toxic chemicals, etc) frequently;
Required to be exposed to physical environment which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather extremes or similar elements frequently; Normal setting for this job is: refinery or petrochemical complex.BenefitsAt Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.If this sounds like the opportunity that you have been looking for, please click "Apply.”
I understand that applying to this job indicates that I have the legal right to work in the United States. I agree to perform physical duties of this position as outlined in the job with or without reasonable accommodations. I understand that if offered the position, I will be required to pass a drug screen.