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Turbine Operator (HPOWER EfW Facility)

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Turbine Operator (HPOWER EfW Facility)
Job ID 7092           
Honolulu/ Kapolei, HI
Plant Operations
Plant Operations
Full-Time Regular
High School Diploma/GED
Minimum 5 Years

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 www.covanta.com .

The Metro Vancouver Waste-to-Energy Facility, operating as Covanta Burnaby Renewable Energy, began commercial operation in March 1988. Every year, approximately 285,000 tonnes of municipal solid waste is converted into 940,000 tonnes of steam and up to 170,000 MWh of electricity, providing both economic and environmental benefits. For more information on the Burnaby facility, visit www.covanta.com/Our-Facilities/Covanta-Burnaby. Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Information on our other facilities is available at www.covanta.com/Covanta-Map . For career opportunities, visit www.covanta.com/Careers . Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We seek a dedicated individual who will be responsible for the operation of a steam-driven turbine generator and its auxiliary equipment.  Auxiliary equipment includes: Steam jet air ejectors, pumps, heat exchangers and coolers, air compressors, purifiers, generator cooling systems and make-up water systems.

Duties include: Start-up and shut down of equipment, equipment monitoring through frequent rounds and logs, drawing and analyzing water samples, equipment isolation for safety to include electrical isolation; assists the control room operator during plant upset conditions.

The individual must possess a high school diploma or equivalent.  Completion of technical/trade school program which includes industrial or power plant operations; or, a minimum 5 years power plant experience is preferred.

Strong leadership and problem solving/decision making skills are essential. Must be able to communicate clearly and precisely through written and oral media. The following physical demands must be met to successfully perform the essential functions of the job: Be able to climb stairs and ladders, occasionally work at heights, and lift or carry 25-40 pounds.


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