Pallet Mill Operator

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: August 11, 2020

Organization: Enviva Pallet

Location: Greenwood

City: Greenwood

Website: View Website

Wages/Salary: Competitive

Requirements:

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Knowledgeable and experienced with heavy equipment operation 
  • A quick learner, ability to work with little to no supervision.
  • Safely and efficiently performs all essential functions of the job
  • Superior cognitive and systems knowledge to achieve production goals.
  • Develop and maintain accurate written records.
  • Ability to understand and follow written and verbal job instructions.
  • Proficient in mathematics and measurement.
  • Strong leadership abilities as demonstrated with past work experience or activities.

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:

Enviva is looking for a Pellet Mill Operator that is responsible for all aspects of continuous operation of the mill, including safety, equipment operation, monitoring, machine set up and cleaning.

Responsibilities

  • Operate mobile equipment to include Volvo 180 wheel loader, Volvo 220 wheel loader with top clamp fork and caterpillar forest machine track loader.
  • Inspect equipment daily.
  • Perform basic maintenance to keep equipment in clean, good working order.
  • Proficiency in maintaining the proper paperwork.
  • Ability to operate the machine in a timely and safe manner.
  • Ability to work 12 hour rotating shift schedule.
  • Perform and document required inspections of equipment and maintain equipment in good condition
  • Review work order specifications or instructions to determine materials, ingredients, procedures, extracting, forming, pressing and compacting materials to produce pellets.
  • Adjust machine components to regulate speed, pressure and temperatures of machine, amount, dimensions and flow of materials and ingredients.
  • Monitor machine operations and observes indicator lights and gauges, such as thermometers, voltage meters and timers to detect malfunctions.
  • Perform/coordinate maintenance on equipment per job instructions.
  • Perform/coordinate housekeeping to required standard.
  • Maintain consistent production quality to required standard.
  • Follow all workplace and job safety procedures.
  • Complete accurate reporting as required.
  • Communicate operational information as required.
  • Enter maintenance work requests as applicable.
  • Escalate issues promptly for proper resolution.
  • Responsible for other duties assigned for the job.
Schedule:
Application Process:
Apply on company website.
Employer Address:

200 Enviva Way
Greenwood, SC 29646
United States

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