FACILITIES OPERATOR III - AKUTAN

Overview

Date Posted:
5/3/2022
Job Code:
SS620
City:
Akutan
State:
AK
Country:
United States of America
Category:
Manufacturing and Operations



Trident Seafoods was founded over 40 years ago and we are proud to have grown to be the largest vertically integrated seafood company in North America. We are a family-owned company with over 9,000 employees worldwide. Trident Seafoods is based out of Seattle, but has processing plants across the United States, Europe, Japan, and China. The real heartbeat of Trident Seafoods, however, is its access to the natural resources in the remote coastal communities of Alaska. We have a unique heritage, talented employees and a company culture founded on the “can do” spirit. Trident believes that our employees are the most foremost reason for our success, allowing us to be the leader in the Seafood industry.


Description

 

Summary: The Facilities Operator will operate, maintain and repair various machinery and equipment in a designated area such as edible oil production, meal production, water treatment and fuel farm.

Key Responsibilities:

Level I:

  • Uses hand tools to perform basic adjustments and maintenance to equipment under the supervision of a senior operator.
  • Monitors various operation indicators to such as fuel or material levels and auger speeds to ensure equipment is operating properly.
  • Assists with other operating tasks under direction of a senior operator.

Level II – all responsibilities of level I plus:

  • Performs or supervises startup and shut down of equipment in assigned area as appropriate.
  • Performs basic adjustments and maintenance independently as directed by a supervisor or senior operator.
  • Lubricates and cleans parts, equipment and machinery.
  • Collects, logs and maintains information and data as needed to meet Trident and regulatory standards.
  • Observes mechanical devices in operation to detect and locate issues.
  • Repairs or replaces defective parts.
  • Maintains a working knowledge of company, industry and regulatory SOP’s,codes and standards.

Level III – all responsibilities of levels I and II plus:

  • Works with Supervisor or plant management to schedule repairs and projects
  • May supervise a smaller facility or department operation
  • Conducts tests as needed to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Provides data and reports to management as requested to update on facility operations and issues.
  • Participates in, contributes to and provides support during regulatory audits as needed.
  • Conducts audits and inspections of facility performance and activities.
  • Ensures proper and timely completion of corrective actions as a result of audits and inspections.

 

Minimum Requirements

 

 

Level III:  6 years’ experience in Facilities Operations or similar experience. Has developed secondary skill sets such as welding, plumbing, basic electrical troubleshooting or specialized equipment repair, service and rebuild. Has completed applicable training in process operations or certifications in related fields.


Trident Seafoods is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age and genetic information.

Trident Seafoods has adopted a zero-tolerance and drug-free workplace policy. Pre-employment drug examinations are required for all employees.

Any employment offer from Trident Seafoods is contingent upon the candidate maintaining valid immigration status and work authorization throughout employment, without any need for immigration sponsorship by the company.