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Monday, September 16, 2019 1:48:00 PM

A Muscatine, IA manufacturer of recycled glass is looking for a Process Operator Furnace- Grinder. This is a night shift position with direct hire opportunity.

Job Responsibilities
• Process Operator Furnace -Grinding Operates the process in a safe and reliable manner.
• Operates in compliance with all health, safety and environmental rules and regulations.
• Interprets process data and adjusts process to maintain quality output.
• Communicates process information and issues with other operators, maintenance & management.
• Process Operator Furnace -Grinding Maintains production and other company requirements.
• Performs housekeeping duties.
• Performs and assists, in accordance with training and skills, with maintenance as directed, including preventive maintenance.
• Builds replacement screens and replaces sifter screens in accordance with planned maintenance schedules.
• Process Operator Furnace -Grinding Sets up, prepares and monitors machines and equipment for operation according to production requirements. Such equipment and machines may include grinding mills, sifters, elevators, bag-houses, rotary screws, rotary gas dryer, heat exchangers, and other process equipment.
• Process Operator Furnace -Grinding Operate the grinding department in a manner intended to meet goals in safety, environment, quality, production and cost control.
• Supports supervisor, maintenance, and plant personal as team member.
• Receives cullet deliveries. Signs cullet receipts and turns all receipts into furnace lab for collection.
• Process Operator Furnace -Grinding Operates the furnaces in a manner intended to meet plant goals in safety, environment, quality, production and cost control. Examples of this include operating furnaces in a way to maximize furnace efficiency (lb/therm) and plant production in a manner that is safe and environmentally compliant.
• Takes tank readings and maintains plant operations to ensure tanks are properly balanced without shutting down the process.
• Is responsible for maintaining accurate logs and electronically documenting furnace related data.
• Process Operator Furnace -Grinding Routinely monitors environmental conditions in the plant and takes appropriate investigative & corrective actions and makes timely notifications.
• Participates in plant-wide HSE, quality and productivity initiatives.
• Participates on the Safety Committee on a voluntary rotating basis.
• Process Operator Furnace -Grinding participates in HSE activities (i.e., Toolbox meetings, monthly plant audits, accident investigations, Hazard IDs, etc.).
• Has significant responsibility in ensuring compliance to environmental permits and good neighbor principles by monitoring bag house emissions and other potential sources of glass dust.
• Process Operator Furnace -Grinding understands that safe work practices is a condition of employment and is actively engaged in activities such as hazard ID’s and assisting in updating work procedures.
• Performs special projects or other duties as directed.

• Able to follow written and verbal instruction.
• Able to demonstrate basic computer skills.
• Able to troubleshoot or diagnosis situations, events or equipment.
• Good interpersonal skills, works well within a team environment.
• Good decision making skills (makes decisions, acts upon them, willing to defend decisions over peer pressure).
• Must demonstrate a strong work ethic (attendance, attitude, etc.).
• Understanding of ISO management systems (e.g., 9001, 14001)
• Understanding of Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) principles and Statistical Process Control (SPC).

Work Hours/Shift
• Nights- 12hr shift
• Must be able to work overtime, holidays and weekends.

• $16.78+ DOQ

• High school education/GED.

Background Screening Requirements
• Pre-employment background check
• Pre-employment drug screen
• Pre-employment work steps

Contact: Allen Cole at 563.263.6589 or for any questions.

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