Pellet Mill Operator

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: May 31, 2020

Organization: Enviva

Location: Greenwood

City: Greenwood, SC

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: Dependent upon experience.

Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Two years previous manufacturing experience preferred.
  • Must demonstrate mechanical aptitude.
  • Proficient in mathematics and measurements.
  • Ability to read data and trends to make appropriate process adjustments.
  • Proven record in upholding safety standards.
  • Ability to understand and follow written and verbal job instructions.
  • Be available and willing to work overtime with little or no notice.
  • 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.
  • Ability to operate HMI touch screens.
  • Team player who wants to identify and help resolve issues around the facility.
  • Ability to work with others in a diverse team.
  • Ability to work alternating weekends.

Preferred Qualifications - What Will Set You Apart:

  • Past Mobile Equipment experience.

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 pellet mill, including safety, equipment operation, monitoring, machine set up and cleaning.

Responsibilities:

  • 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.
Schedule:
Rotating 12 hour shifts.
Contact Name:
Dustin Bowles
Contact Phone Number: 919-270-8517
Application Process:
Please apply directly through our Careers page at www.envivabiomass.com/careers/career-opportunities/
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.