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Power Plant Utility Operator

Company: Georgia-Pacific
Location: Rincon
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Description Power Plant Utility OperatorYour JobWe are currently recruiting for a Power Plant Utility Operator role at theSavannah River MillinRincon, Georgia. The responsibility of the Power Plant Utility Operator is to work with the Utilities Operating team in achieving goals/improvement of key factor results such as safety, environmental compliance and controls, asset strategy improvement, housekeeping, and reliability. The is operator will be expected to use mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills to support reliable operations for the Savannah River Mill. They will work to further develop personal skills, knowledge, and capabilities for the role. In addition, this operator will be faced with having to make quick decisions that could stabilize the plant during upset conditions. Some of the work will require the operator to work outside in varying weather conditions. The position pays $23.00 per hour and will work a 12- hour rotating shift to include weekends, holidays and overtime.Our TeamOur Savannah River Mill in Rincon, GA began operations in October 1986 and is considered a world-class operation in the industry. Five of the world's 12 largest tissue paper machines reside at the facility. Our operation is designed to produce products primarily from recycled fiber. We have over 50 converting lines that make the tissue, towel and napkin products in our retail and away from home markets. We strive to be a valued member of our community and we've built strong partnerships over the years as part of those efforts. What You Will Do Providing operational monitoring and troubleshooting of solid fuel fired high pressure boilersOperation and monitoring of gas and steam turbine generatorsOperation and monitoring of compressed air, cooling towers, and heat exchangers systemsMaintaining compliance of SRM environmental standardsSampling and quality testing of steam and water systemsPerforming lubrication, trouble shooting, and basic maintenance of powerhouse equipmentInterface with computers to monitor and log operational equipment dataSelf-directed with good communication skillsWorking in an environment / contact with coal, grease, chemicals, and other substancesWork rotating shift schedule which includes weekends and holidaysMust be willing to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, to include wearing safety equipment, i.e.: safety glasses, hearing protection, steel-toed boots and other PPE as requiredWork in a loud/noisy, hot, humid, dusty, greasy, and dirty environmentWilling to perform repetitive and physically demanding routine tasks such as lifting, pushing/pulling, gripping, reaching, sitting, walking, standing, bending, climbing ladders/stairsAble to lift and carry up to 40 lbsWilling to work in high and/or confined spacesWho You Are (Basic Qualifications)Experienced reading gauges (pressure, temperature)Experienced with communicating trouble shooting issues, reporting concerns, reading, and following instructions, recording, and entering dataExperience organizing, scheduling, and executing tasks effectively as well as learn and apply new skillsHigh School Diploma or GEDWhat Will Put You AheadExperience with operating heavy equipment, rotating machinery, chemical handling, and lubricationExperienced in using basic hand and power tools such as wrench, hammer, and drillsExperience using Microsoft Office programs: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OutlookExperience with PTM, Kronos, and Indus Passport programsExperience adhering to power plant safety policies, procedures, and operations specifically in areas of water treatment, steam, and power distribution systemsHiring PhilosophyAll Koch companies value diversity of thought, perspectives, aptitudes, experiences, and backgrounds. We are Military Ready and Second Chance employers. Learn more about our hiring philosophy here.Who We AreAs a Koch company and a leading manufacturer of bath tissue, paper towels, paper-based packaging, cellulose, specialty fibers, building products and much more, Georgia-Pacific works to meet evolving needs of customers worldwide with quality products. In addition to the products we make, we operate one of the largest recycling businesses. Our more than 30,000 employees in over 150 locations are empowered to innovate every day - to make everyday products even better.At Koch, employees are empowered to do what they do best to make life better. Learn how our business philosophy helps employees unleash their potential while creating value for themselves and the company.Our BenefitsOur goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.Equal OpportunitiesEqual Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status. Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information:

Keywords: Georgia-Pacific, Savannah , Power Plant Utility Operator, Professions , Rincon, Georgia

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