Power Plant Operator ? Co-Generation Plant ? Des Moines, IA
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we?re one of the world?s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 40,000 employees serving customers in hundreds of countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 450 crop procurement locations, more than 330 food and feed ingredient manufacturing facilities, 62 innovation centers and the world?s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.com. Power Plant Operator ? Co-Generation Plant ? Des Moines, IASoybean Processing Plant Pay: $24.55 to $28.80 per hour depending on level of experience and license held.Shift: Full-time, 40hours, Rotating (swing shift, weekends and holidays)$1.20/hour rotating shift differentialProgression within the company to higher paid positions available. Preferred Experience:5 years of power plant employment or relevant experience in a manufacturing environment or a relevant degree in power plant operations Must possess or work to obtain a 1st Class Stationary Engineers license for the City of Des Moines within 90 days of employment
Key roles: Focus on safety, quality, and integrityShift operation (procedures) and equipment checksMaster the digital control system used to monitor and control all Co-Gen plant functionsStartup, operate, and shutdown the coal and gas boilersOperate and adjust the steam turbine generator and all supporting auxiliary equipmentMonitor and control all medium voltage electrical distribution for the facilityReview and adjust water treatment operation based upon lab test resultsGenerate accurate legible documentation and log recordsTroubleshoot and perform basic maintenance of equipmentPerform equipment specific lock out proceduresGuide daily work activities for the Co-Gen Utility Employees
Job Qualifications: Applicant must possess basic math, science, and problem-solving skillsApplicant must be able to work in all types of climates both inside and out including extreme hot and cold temperatures, noisy environments, heights, dusty environments, all of which require use of Personal Protective EquipmentApplicant must be able to stand for long periods, work in confined spaces and have good physical dexterity; i.e., bend, kneel, climb steps and ladders, and lift 50 LbsWith training, the applicant must be able to operate heavy equipment including overhead cranes, pay-loaders, forklifts, and skid-steersAttendance and punctuality are required including some mandatory overtimeAll employees are subject to random drug screensApplicant must have the ability to work independently in an organized safe mannerApplicants must be willing to work rotating shifts, weekends, and holidaysGood computer and mechanical skills a plus Relocation assistance is not available with this position. This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance. ADM requires the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen/medical questionnaire and a background check. ADM is an Equal Opportunity Employer for minorities, females, protected veterans, and individuals with a disability.