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Exide Technologies Recycling Smelter Operator in Muncie, Indiana

Position located in Muncie, Indiana! Starting pay rate $18.39 per hour!!A Recycling Smelter Operator generally is responsible to operate a piece of equipment or perform tasks at the direction of the supervisor. The Operator also may work with a senior operator to carry out operations in an operating system or unit; the operator may be asked to perform as part of a team. The operator is also responsible for performing work in a safe and environmentally responsible manner.Work may be performed in Blast Furnace, Refinery, or Breaker departments.Apply online or text plantjobs to 97211 to begin your pre-screening process!Responsibilities:The duties assigned to an Operator may vary with the area assigned. Specific duties are described in operating instructions for each area or piece of equipment. Duties will include, but not be limited to, the following:Load and operate high-speed blendersOperate blending/milling equipmentOperate smelters and spray dryer, record temperature at specified intervalsEmpty smelter.Package material for shipments, including weight and quantitiesOperate a fork and/or lift truckPerform any other tasks as assigned by a supervisor.Train other Operators when assigned to do so by supervisor.Work with minimal supervisionWork in a safe and environmentally sound mannerClean and lubricate all equipmentMaintain good housekeepingMay be required to relieve other OperationsAny other miscellaneous dutiesRequirements:Able to operate equipment basic power and hand tools and possibly some heavy equipment such as a forklift, man-lift, etc.Able to understand and follow both verbal and visual instructions regarding plant safety and operations.Comprehend and apply basic math skills e.g. addition, subtraction, etc.Able to satisfy a Pulmonary Function Test within OSHA standards and wear a respiratorRegular attendance is a requirement for this position.Must be able to lift, bend, reach and twist with loads for periods of time. Throughout the day, actual lifting may be from 15 to 50 lbs. and up to 100 lbs. on an infrequent basis.PREFERRED:Recycling, smelting, metallurgical processing plant experience, or other relevant industrial experienceWorking knowledge of pumps, flow processes, e.g. throughput, valves, and electrical and understanding units of measurement e.g. psi, flow rate, gpm, amps, etc.High School and or technical/vocational trainingExide Technologies is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.