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2017-12-102018-01-09

Auxiliary Operator (Alexandria)

Covanta
Alexandria, VA
  • Job Code
    7059
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Auxiliary Operator (Alexandria)
Job ID 7059           
Alexandria, VA
Plant Operations
          
Plant Operations
Full-Time Regular
          
High School Diploma/GED
Minimum 3 Years
          
No


Covanta is a world leader in sustainable waste management and renewable energy. Covanta's 45 Energy-from-Waste (EfW) facilities provide communities and businesses around the world with an environmentally sound solution to their solid waste disposal needs by using waste to generate clean, renewable energy. Covanta is a listed company under the symbol CVA.

Annually, Covanta's modern Energy-from-Waste facilities safely and securely convert approximately 20 million tons of waste into 9 million megawatt hours of clean renewable electricity and almost 9 billion pounds of steam that are sold to a variety of industries. Covanta's facilities also recover 400,000 tons of metal per year for recycling.

To learn more about how Covanta's facilities provide sustainable waste management for the communities it serves, visit www.covanta.com. Information on our facilities is available at http://www.covanta.com/facilities.aspx. For career opportunities, visit http://www.covanta.com/careers. Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Located at our Alexandria, VA facility, we seek a dedicated individual who, working under the supervision of the Shift Supervisor and the direction of the Control Room Operator, will be responsible for the operation and inspection of various systems and equipment as assigned.

Normally, their assigned areas will include the boilers and associated systems such as fans, grates, ash and air pollution control systems, the demineralizer, and the testing of water chemistry. In addition, the Auxiliary Operator will perform the duties of crane operator.

The duties of the Auxiliary Operator include the safe and efficient operation of their assigned equipment in accordance with the established plant operating procedures.

They are responsible for recording data, reporting equipment malfunctions or trends, which indicate possible trouble, and performing actions as directed to correct abnormal operating conditions or emergency situations.



The position of Auxiliary Operator requires three years previous experience with high pressure boilers and electrical generating equipment, a high school diploma/GED.

Formal technical training is also required.

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