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Utility Operator

Location: 

New Orleans, LA, US

Req ID:  35216
Date:  Nov 24, 2022

ASR Group is the world’s largest refiner and marketer of cane sugar, with an annual production capacity of more than 6 million tons of sugar. The company produces a full line of grocery, industrial, food service and specialty sweetener products. Across North America, ASR Group owns and operates six sugar refineries, located in Louisiana, New York, California, Maryland, Canada and Mexico. In the European Union, the company owns and operates sugar refineries in England, Portugal and Italy.  ASR Group also owns and operates mills in Mexico and Belize.  The company’s brand portfolio includes the leading brands Domino®, C&H®, Redpath®, Tate & Lyle®, Lyle’s® and Sidul®.

 

OVERVIEW

The Utilities Operator is responsible for the proper performance and good housekeeping requirements for materials and equipment. 

 

DETAILED ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Performs start-ups, shutdowns, operates and monitors the operation of Boilers, Turbines, Air Compressors, Water Plant, Lime Plant, Injection Water Pumps, and associated equipment.
  • Performs chemical testing for Boilers, Turbines, Water Plant and Lime Plant and makes the necessary chemical injection adjustments.
  • Performs routine/preventative maintenance and troubleshooting on the Boilers, Turbines, Water Plant and Lime Plant and associated equipment.
  • Prepares chemicals for use in all water treatment and maintains inventory of all chemicals for use in water treatment.  Requests chemicals as needed.
  • Performs all material handling including forklift operation and accepts new shipments of chemicals, unloads and places in position as necessary.
  • Enters daily information in the logbook and completes required reports.
  • Involved in major/minor overhauls of equipment on the Boilers, Turbines, Water Plant and Lime Plant equipment.
  • Writes work orders for repairs required for his/her equipment and coordinates with maintenance personnel with minor maintenance tasks.
  • Responsible for maintaining sanitation levels as required.

 

WORK EXPERIENCES

  • Two years of industrial experience working with high-pressure steam turbines or industrial boilers or Class II Engineers license for steam turbines or Boilers. 

 

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Class I license from state of Louisiana on water treatment preferred.

 

ESSENTIAL CAPABILITIES (KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES)

  • Must have mechanical aptitude and ability to use tools required to perform routine maintenance and troubleshooting. 
  • Must have the ability to perform tests, comprehend instrumentation, take corrective action, and maintain records.

 

HOURLY RATE:

  • Starting  Rate: $35.00

 

LOCATION OF ROLE

  • Chalmette, Louisiana

 

 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.


Nearest Major Market: New Orleans