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Open Position! Water Reclamation Operator Position at JBS USA Hyrum.

posted Feb 13, 2017, 7:14 AM by WEAU Website

Water Reclamation Operator Position at JBS USA Hyrum



- Operate water reclamation facility during the scheduled shift (Swing Shift from 3:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.)

- Perform maintenance on machines and structures as required

- Collect and enter facility operating data into reports as required

- Detect and analyze problems in the facility operations and then solve those problems to maintain compliance with the discharge permit

- Notify water reclamation facility supervisor and environmental sustainability manager immediately is an upset occurs in the facility

- Maintain buildings and grounds as required



- Ability to follow written and oral instructions with strong work ethic and attention to detail

- Good knowledge of facility operations procedures and safety

- Ability to disassemble/repair/troubleshoot pumps, piping, gearboxes, valves, etc

- Good background in basic math

- Ability to learn basic lab procedures

- Good computer skills and working knowledge of MS Excel

- Ability to work changing shifts.  Flexibility in regards to hours and days worked

- Ability to get along with fellow employees and contractors

- Ability to read and understand operating and maintenance instructions in equipment manuals


Physical Requirements:

- Work in wet conditions/standing wastewater for hours at a time

- Able to work in extreme weather conditions

- Twist/bend/pull/push/lift 10-25 pounds multiple times each day and up to 450 pound barrels several times per week

- Break apart bolts and exercise valves that require 25-75 ft-lb of torque as required



- Utah Level 1 Wastewater Treatment and Collection Certification within 1 year of hire.

- High school diploma or equivalent required

- Forklift operator certification within 90 days of hire


Pay Grade:

-  Starts at $15.35/hr for unqualified operator and rises to $21.47/hr in 14 pay levels

- Operators pay varies according to obtaining Utah Wastewater Certifications, maintenance qualifications and education


Apply directly at our plant facilities located at :  410 North 200 West, Hyrum, UT 84319.  You will be asked to fill out an application and please be prepared to stay for an interview.  Interviews are Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  For more information, contact Liz at (435) 245-2308


JBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer