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Plant Operator

  • Location:

    Owatonna, Minnesota

  • Job type:

    Full Time Direct Hire

  • Contact email:

    Saba Abbas

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


Plant Operator

Owatonna, MN

Full Time with Benefits

Job Id: 7431

Have you just lost your job due to the Covid19? Are you looking for employment immediately? Our client in the Renewables & Environment Industry is hiring a Plant Operator at their facility!

We are looking for a Plant Operator for our client in the Renewables & Environment Industry. This role will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of all plant process equipment, routine maintenance, equipment, and the facility cleaning.


  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment
  • Participate in safety, health, and environmental compliance programs
  • Learn about all ethanol plant process operations including grain handling, cook, fermentation, distillation, drying, oxidizers, boilers, and water treatment
  • Operate the digital control system for the plant.
  • Collect process operations data and prepare daily logs to support the operation of the plant.
  • Learn about and operate laboratory analytical equipment including HPLCs, PH meters, titrators, and microscopes
  • Perform scheduled preventative maintenance
  • Inspect and safely operate all equipment and machinery as necessary including forklifts, telehandlers, and skid loaders
  • Inspect, troubleshoot, and report on equipment operational issues including piping and mechanical problems


  • High school diploma or higher education
  • 2-4 years of experience in the plant operations or equivalent production or industrial environment preferred.
  • Ability to read material safety data sheets (MSDS) and ready chemical labels
  • Knowledge in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Comply with relevant safety and compliance regulations and policies
  • Be available for overtime or call-in as required
  • Must have valid driver’s license and be able to drive



  • Dental, Health, and Vision insurance
  • 401k
  • PTO
  • Sick and Vacation days


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