INVISTA’s Maitland site located in Eastern Ontario is seeking a 2nd Class Operating Engineer to operate equipment in the Power/Hydrogen plant. The successful candidate will work under the direction of the Shift Engineer and in compliance and with all regulatory and INVISTA requirements.
Maitland site produces DYTEK®A amine, a chemical intermediate used globally in products such as polyamide plastics, fibers, adhesives, curing agents, polyurethanes, vitamins, pharmaceuticals and epoxy resins.
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The Operating Engineer will adhere to area standard practices and operating procedures, procurement, measurement and transfer of chemicals, documentation and record keeping. Individual and team troubleshooting and problem solving are an integral part of this assignment.
Operate and maintain stationary engines and mechanical machinery including boilers, air compressors, Hydrogen Reformer and cogeneration units.
Work in conjunction with other engineers to ensure that all systems are maintained properly
Suggest changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiencies and quality
Comply with all aspects of Market Based Management and the application of MBM Guiding Principles, particularly as it relates to Integrity, Compliance, with an expectation of zero safety or environmental events
Learn and apply the required skills and knowledge to safely & effectively perform the duties as described.
Assist with the skills development of personnel, operating and technical improvements and troubleshooting.
Challenge the status quo and lead improvements that result in improving our compliance to regulatory requirements and our ability to deliver the most effective services to Maitland manufacturing.
Work seamlessly and cooperatively within the Power/Hydrogen organization and across the site to engage and integrate the efforts of operations, maintenance, engineering, and sourcing.
Perform physical and system monitoring of Power / Hydrogen equipment to ensure that equipment is meeting performance expectations.
- Minor mechanical repairs as necessary and appropriate.Requirements:
2nd Class Operating Engineer Certificate in good standing with the TSSA
- Highschool Diploma or Equivalent
Possess the ability to learn the necessary computer and process control skills related to the Power and Co-Gen operations/Maintenance Units (DCS, IP/21, IBM-PC'S, etc.)
- Past work experience demonstrating a high value for safety
Willingness to actively pursue the attainment of skills related to Power/Hydrogen Operations/Maintenance and Controller Concepts
Demonstrated work performance that is consistent with a team environment
Demonstrated interest in mechanical equipment, control systems and major energy transformations
Must be able and willing to work any shift including weekends, holidays and overtime as needed
Physical condition and health compatible with duties of Power Engineering ControllerExperience Preferred:
Strong personal commitment to work safely with a demonstrated ability to adhere to standard practices and procedures
A demonstrated ability to take initiative, work effectively with others, have high expectations, and follow through on tasks with minimum supervision
Demonstrated ability to consistently contribute and lead in a self-directed team environment
Demonstrated self-motivation to resolve problems and uses available discretionary time to complete value adding work
Demonstrated willingness to learn and in turn teach others and take on increasing levels of responsibilitiesWhy Work for INVISTA?
- A culture that places top priority on integrity and compliance
Opportunity for career growth at one of the largest, financially stable companies in the world
- Encouragement to challenge the status quo and share knowledge
Ability to contribute to a shared vision of innovation while conserving resources
- Flexible benefits package
- Defined benefit pension plan
- Optional pension enhancements
- Performance bonus program
- Additional vacation purchase program
- Additional floating holidays
Education Assistance Program for job related training
Personal Protective Equipment:
The ability to wear personal protective equipment, with or without accommodation, such as: Steel-toed shoes, ear plugs, safety glasses, face shields, gloves, hard hats, and other protective equipment as may be required in the operating areas
Interested applicants should submit a detailed resume along with a covering letter towww.kochcareers.com
Successful candidates will be required to complete a criminal background check
If you have the above qualifications, we would like to hear from you. We thank all applicants in advance, but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted
We are an equal opportunity employer. If you require accommodation or assistance at any time during the application or selection processes, please submit a request by following the directions located at the bottom of kochcareers.com webpage
Headquartered in the U.S., INVISTA is one of the world's largest integrated producers of polymers and fibers, primarily for nylon, spandex, and polyester applications. With a business presence in more than 20 countries, INVISTA delivers exceptional value for its customers through market insights, technology innovations, and a powerful portfolio of global trademarks including Antron® carpet fiber and Stainmaster® carpet. We transform daily through innovations. Clothing, carpets, luggage, automobile interiors and airbags - these and many other products originate in one of INVISTA's global manufacturing facilities. You can be a part of the difference we make by joining the INVISTA team.
As a member of the INVISTA team, you will also be part of Koch Industries, Inc.'s affiliates, one of the largest privately-held companies in the world. Koch companies have a presence in nearly 60 countries and employ about 120,000 people. For more information on INVISTA, please visithttp://www.invista.com/.