|Job Summary: The Lead Operator for Used Oil Plant is designated as Key Personnel in Accordance with (IAW) the USCG Base Kodiak Performance Work Statement (PWS). A successful applicant must receive USCG approval prior to being eligible for employment. The Lead Operator for Used Oil Plant, LOWS, is expected to serve as facility coordinator for all LOWS facility operations. Ensuring all requirements of the facility are identified, required documentation is initiated (i.e., work requests and notifications IAW the PWS or Government work control center calls) and all work is done appropriately and in a timely manner.
Education, Experience, Skills: High school education or G.E.D equivalent; must be able to communicate clearly (oral and written) in the English language; valid Alaska Class B Commercial Driver’s License with Tanker/HAZMAT Endorsement; completion of the University of California at Sacramento correspondence course for Level 1 Industrial Wastewater Treatment or training program like the University of California course is acceptable (upon Government approval); completion of 40-hour Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) course, plus annual eight-hour refresher courses; completion of 24-hour Hazardous Waste Technician, plus annual refresher; minimum of two years’ experience within Petroleum Oil and Lubricant (POL) or LOWS facilities of similar size and complexity including working knowledge of marine transfers; certified in Confined space (Entry, Attendant and Supervisor); must pass and maintain a medical evaluation for respiratory wear and a respirator fit test in accordance with 29 CFR 1910.134; knowledge of the repair, maintenance practices, and needs for the LOWS; knowledge of the safety hazards and necessary safety precautions connected with plant operation; knowledge of pertinent regulatory requirements, relevant national codes, industry standards, and LOWS Operations and Maintenance Manual; knowledge of Microsoft Suite software (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.).
A complete job description is available in the Anchorage dispatch office. Applicant must be registered with the Union, have a current dues receipt and have a resume on file in the Anchorage dispatch office that reflects the qualifications required by the Employer, to be referred by the Union for this position. All applicants not residing in Kodiak, must be willing to re-locate to Kodiak.