Tate & Lyle is seeking a qualified candidate for our Houlton, Maine plant Boiler Operator position. Applicant must have good mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting abilities; be able to move/handle 50 pounds without mechanical assistance, climb stairs and ladders, work outdoors, able to wear proper PPE, meet all air and water discharge limits, and work shifts including weekends. Applicant must have, or able to obtain, at minimum a current Maine High Pressure Steam or Stationary Steam Engineer license. The State of Maine Board of Boilers does have a reciprocity program if you are applying out of state depending on qualifications. Must be able to read and understand NPDES and Air Permits, and perform daily required testing to maintain compliance with permits. Must be a team player with good communication skills and strong background in math, chemistry, and Microsoft - Word, Excel, and Outlook.
Must be a high school graduate / GED and have three plus years' experience in a manufacturing setting. Additionally, candidate should be able to operate manual machinery such as fork lifts, valves, fire extinguishers, snow blowers, process equipment, etc. as well as working knowledge of hand and power tools. Must have a valid Driver's License.
At Tate & Lyle, we use technology to turn raw materials into distinctive, high quality ingredients for our customers. These ingredients add taste, texture, nutrition and increased functionality to products that millions of people around the world use or consume every day.
Starting compensation is $19.27 (June 15, 2018) per hour increasing to $21.50 after 90-day probationary period. Operators holding a Class 4 Stationary Steam Engineer License will be paid $22.50 per hour after the 90-day probationary period. We also offer a wide range of benefits including medical, dental and 401K.
Background checks and drug/alcohol screenings will be conducted.
Apply online at www.tateandlyle.com
Location/Region: Houlton, ME (US - 04730)