JBS USA WASTE WATER OPERATOR LEAD in Waco, Texas
Job Title: Wastewater Plant Lead Operator
FLSA status: hourly
Fills in for operators for vacations and call-offs.
Normal hours Monday through Friday 6 PM to 2 AM.
Reviews PM, Log Book and Daily Task Sheets and completes Chemical and Spare Parts Inventories.
Maintains and calibrates pH meters and probes.
Must be available by phone for questions from Operators during off shift and come in to assist if needed.
Fills in daily checklist to assure proper function of equipment.
Detects questionable conditions, relays spare parts, and chemical supply needs to the Plant Environmental Manager.
Operates the treatment plant according to the SOP received at hire and any changes made afterwards.
Maintains the Parts cage and Chemical storage buildings in a clean and orderly condition.
Knowledge and skills:
Must be able to perform but is not limited to the following skills: plumbing, minor electrical repairs, equipment and pump repairs and any other tasks as defined but not limited to the SOP received at his/her hire
Must be able to read and interpret drawings, sketches and equipment OEM
Must be comfortable working in a team environment as well as alone on varying shifts
Required to use considerable judgment when performing and planning to perform his/her tasks
Must become familiar with the waste treatment system
Must have a good work history, safe work practices and attendance record
Must be familiar with plant safety policies and be able to perform preventative maintenance tasks
Must be able to perform all maintenance required in the wastewater department
Must obey all USDA, HACCP and general plant rules
Relays directions from Plant Environmental Manager
Assist the Environmental Manager in planning, organizing, assigning, directing, and reviewing the work of employees engaged in the operation and maintenance of the wastewater treatment plant
May be required to work rotating shifts if needed.
May be expected to be “on call”.
General Safety, Lock-Out-Tag-Out, HAZMAT, PPE, Forklift Safe operation
Must possess a Texas D Wastewater License or similar or pass exam within 6 months
- Some heavy lifting up to 70 lbs and moving of equipment
High School/GED or technical school Diploma
Must have a class C license or the ability to secure this license in 6 months
- Exposure to dust, odors. Oil, fumes, noise and damp indoor and outdoor climate