Shift Supervisor- Mass Burn Facility (HPOWER EfW Facility)

Apr 28 2021
Covanta |Kapolei|Full Time
Job Description

Position Description

 

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.


The Facility seeks a dedicated individual who will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the HPOWER energy-from-waste (EfW) facility during an assigned shift. The position supervises and coordinates activities of a crew to safely, proficiently, and profitably process municipal solid waste and refuse-derived fuel, while providing guidance and coaching for personal and career development. Essential duties include monitoring and ensuring efficient boiler, turbine, and steam plant operation in accordance with all safety, environmental and standard operating procedures.

 


Position Requirements

 

Qualified candidates must possess an A.S. Degree, or equivalent related technical training, and 5-7 years' hands-on experience in power or EfW plant operations. Basic computer, blueprint, P&ID, schematic specifications, and vendor reading experience are desired. Typically, requires 1-3 years supervisory experience in a similar plant environment.

Must possess or be able to obtain ASME QRO certification within six months of employment. Physical demands of the position include the ability to climb ladders and structures, tolerate heights and varying temperatures, lift up to 50 pounds, and operate in close quarters and in confined spaces.

Strong leadership, oral/written communication, and problem solving skills, with previous experience coordinating activities and directing plant operations, are essential requirements for the position.


Information on our facilities is available at www.covanta.com/Covanta-Map . For career opportunities, visit www.covanta.com/Careers . Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.