Control Room Operator

Date Posted: February 22, 2023

Deadline: March 31, 2023

Organization: Enviva

Location: Greenwood

City: Greenwood

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Requirements:

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Ability to understand and follow written and verbal job instructions.
  • Be a team player; work well with others.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and written procedures.
  • Be productive and stay on task with little or no supervision.
  • Knowledge of plant hazards and approaches to protecting both personnel and equipment.
  • Experience using basic hand tools.
  • Basic computer skills; experience in the use of personal computers and software applications
  • Must possess basic math skills.

Working conditions

  • Must be able to work in outdoor environments and occasionally in temperatures above 100 degrees and below 32 degrees 
  • Willing and able to work in a hot, humid, cold and noisy industrial environment 
  • Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, to include wearing safety equipment.

Physical requirements

  • Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for up to twelve (12) hours a day
  • Willing and able to work around moving equipment and machinery
  • Willing and able to pull and lift, up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards.
Job Description:

The Enviva team is driven by our shared vision for a renewable energy future. We are a fast-growing, purpose-driven, global energy company specializing in delivering sustainable wood bioenergy solutions. We are the world’s largest producer of sustainable wood pellets, which provide a low-carbon alternative to fossil fuels.

The Control Room Operator is responsible for monitoring the status of all plant systems on a continuous basis. The operator will respond to alarms by taking appropriate corrective actions and procedures and ensure that the plant meets it’s generating requirements while operating in a safe and efficient manner. 

Responsibilities

  • Operate plant functions from the control room.
  • Manage chip feed system, fuel feed system, furnace, drier system, secondary sizing and pellet presses.
  • Act as overall contact for plant operations.
  • Manage and monitor various levels and feed rated to ensure continuous plant operation.
  • Monitor spark detection equipment.
  • Multi-task with equipment alarms and radio commands/communication.
  • Operate computers, monitors and corrects operational values.
    Schedule:
    Night shift (6pm-6am)
    Contact Name:
    Erika Back
    Contact Phone Number: 864-993-6488
    Application Process:
    Please apply online at www.envivabiomass.com or reach out to Erika Back, HR Manager, at erika.back@envivabiomass.com.
    Employer Address:

    200 Enviva Way
    Greenwood, SC 29649
    United States

    Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.