Waste Water Operator (Springdale)

at Darling Ingredients Inc. in Springdale, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Darling USA

Job Summary

The Waste Water Operator controls water flows and processes through plant equipment and in biological systems. Performs test, maintenance, etc. to insure proper operation of all waste water related equipment. Other duties as assigned by management.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
* Proper operation of plant skimmer.
* Chemical inventory and addition throughout waste water treatment processes.
* Perform waste water test as needed.
* Proper operation of DAF.
* Control flows throughout wastewater treatment processes.
* Daily clean foot valves and flow meters at pump stations.
* Monitor MBBRs.
* Service and Lube pumps and gear boxes as needed.
* Help maintenance with projects or work in area of responsibility.
* Monitor aerator and mixers.
* Proper operation of disinfection system.
* Proper operation of all scrubbers and ancillary equipment.
* Apply chemicals to sustain a minimum of a 24 hour period.
* Dumps containers of offal using forklift.

Minimum Qualifications
* High School Diploma or GED.
* Minimum 1-year prior experience in a rendering facility or production environment.
* Must be willing to obtain a wastewater certificate.

Preferred Qualifications
* Must be a self-starter and stay busy with constructive work with little supervision.
* Good with math.
* Good oral communication skills.
* Good penmanship.

Physical Demands
* Frequently lifts up to 15 lbs, occasionally up to 75 lbs.
* Frequent walking, standing, stooping, bending, climbing, pulling, pushing and crawling.

Work Environment

Outside in all types of weather. Hot and humid in plant. In and around and working with moving parts and equipment.

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Job Posting: 3053643

Posted On: Sep 15, 2021

Updated On: Sep 15, 2021