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2018-01-182018-02-17

Utility Operator (Fairfax EfW facility)

Covanta
Lorton, VA
  • Job Code
    6954
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Job Details
Utility Operator (Fairfax EfW facility)
Job ID 6954           
Lorton, VA
Plant Operations
          
Plant Operations
Full-Time Regular
          
High School Diploma/GED
Less than 1 year
          
No


Covanta is a world leader in sustainable waste management and renewable energy. Covanta's 45 Energy-from-Waste (EfW) facilities provide communities and businesses around the world with an environmentally sound solution to their solid waste disposal needs by using waste to generate clean, renewable energy. Covanta is a listed company under the symbol CVA.

Annually, Covanta's modern Energy-from-Waste facilities safely and securely convert approximately 20 million tons of waste into 9 million megawatt hours of clean renewable electricity and almost 9 billion pounds of steam that are sold to a variety of industries. Covanta's facilities also recover 400,000 tons of metal per year for recycling.

To learn more about how Covanta's facilities provide sustainable waste management for the communities it serves, visit www.covanta.com. Information on our facilities is available at http://www.covanta.com/facilities.aspx. For career opportunities, visit http://www.covanta.com/careers. Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


We seek a dedicated individual to perform various hands-on tasks required for the up-keep, maintenance, and operation of the plant and its component equipment. Duties include, but are not limited to: cleaning assignments, grounds keeping, and assisting plant operations and maintenance as requested.


Candidate must have good mechanical aptitude and a High School diploma or equivalent. Related military/technical training and/or previous power or industrial experience is a plus. Must be able to work overtime as needed including nights, weekends, and holidays with minimum notice. Applicants must be able to work in all locations within the plant, under extremes of hot and cold, and in areas of dust, noise, and wet conditions. Must be able to climb and work in heights, lift heavy objects up to 50lbs, and other manual labor.

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