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Oil Recovery Operator- Chalmette, LA in Chalmette, LA at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 8/2/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Chalmette, LA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/2/2018

Job Description


  • Tends automatic and semi-automatic machines and related equipment including pumps, engines, generators, valves, gates, mixers, conveyors, blowers and chemical feed. 
  • Monitors control panels and adjusts valves and gates.  
  • Monitors flow meters, gauges, flow ratios, pressures and related controls through instrument panels, computer terminals and programmable logic control units in assigned area.  
  • Monitors and records operating conditions observations and data in area shift log.  
  • Ensures conformance to process specifications.  
  • Diagnoses basic operational problems and takes corrective action per procedure. 
  • Verifies and reports suspected malfunctions and variances to supervisor and takes corrective actions. 
  • Performs routine and preventative maintenance and maintenance related items as assigned.  
  • Performs housekeeping as required. 
  • Operates vehicles for plant operational purposes. 
  • Performs field tests in order to pace chemical dosages for process. 
  • Samples wastewater, sludge and gases according to schedule. 
  • Performs routine lab tests. 
  • Weekly overtime required.


Job Requirements

  • H.S. Diploma or GED.
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and a safe driving record.
  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check.
  • Some experience in a related position and environment preferred.