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Maintenance Mechanic- Power Plant

Company: Disability Solutions
Location: Saint Petersburg
Posted on: November 15, 2023

Job Description:

Who we areFor more than 40 years, Covanta has been at the forefront of sustainable materials management, providing companies and communities world-class waste and resource solutions.Through our diverse and scalable full-service capabilities, we're leading the charge to a carbon-negative future-reducing, reusing, recycling and reimagining waste for the benefit of both people and planet.Our differentiator comes from our vast ecosystem of technology, facilities, and partnerships, trusted by the world's largest organizations to solve their most pressing environmental challenges, and achieve their most ambitious environmental, social, and governance (ESG) goals.All that we're missing is you. Join us today!!Our values Diversity, inclusivity, engagement-these are the values that help us foster a strong sense of community within Covanta. By embracing the unique talents, perspectives, and experiences of our employees, we cultivate an environment that embraces teamwork, encourages open dialogue, and provides opportunities for growth.Job Overview - Under general maintenance supervision, the Maintenance Mechanic performs skilled mechanical work in support of the overall facility operation and in maintaining operation of the process plant and power generation plant in compliance with established production schedules and plant output requirements.Key Responsibilities

  • Attends and participates in scheduled training and safety programs. Knows, understands and complies with all company safety regulations and procedures.
  • Performs a wide variety of mechanical, welding, hydraulic and pneumatic repairs, PM's and fabrication, including pipefitting, rigging, assembly and disassembly of all types of plant operation equipment, conveyors, piping structural reinforced plastic, and sheet metal systems.
  • Consults with operations and works cooperatively with facility operators, ensuring that facility machinery is being repaired as requested.
  • Completes work order corrective actions and log books.
  • Perform other duties as deemed necessary by the Maintenance Leadership Team.Qualifications:
    • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
    • Three (3) years' experience in the repair and maintenance of mechanical equipment.
    • Hydraulics - is able to install seals, and to rebuild cylinders and pumps.
    • Conveyors - can remove, install taper locks, gearboxes, bearings and splice belts.
    • Pipefitting - can operate pipe threading machine.
    • Oxy Acetylene - is able to cut and fabricate from simple fabrications drawings/instructions.
    • Machining - can safely operate hydraulic press, drill press, band saw and grinders.
    • Basic Math - can add and subtract fractions and decimals.
    • Ability to read and interpret documents such as blueprints, manuals rules, maintenance instructions, and other procedure manuals.
    • Ability to speak and communicate effectively with supervisors and other employees of the organization.
    • Ability to complete all Maintenance & Safety Training within prescribed deadlines, which are expected to be met as a condition of employment. Physical Demands:
      • Work in close quarters and confined spaces.
      • Climb ladders and structures.
      • Tolerate heights, high temperatures, and work outside.
      • Can frequently lift and carry 50 lbs.
      • Have the ability to don and wear a negative pressure respirator in accordance with OSHA Regulation 29 CFR 1910.134.
      • Employee is frequently required to stand, use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands or arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance, and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl for extended hours.
      • Ability to wear Covanta required PPE for the job and the assigned task.
      • Specific vision ability required by this job included close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Shift WorkThis position works on a rotating 8-hour shift and has on call duties that include nights, weekends and some holidays. Overtime will be required.What Covanta Offers You:
        • Health Care Benefits - start 1st day of employment
        • Wellness Program Incentives & Rewards
        • 401k - match up to 7%
        • Paid Time Off (Vacation & Holiday)
        • Paid Parental Leave
        • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability Benefits
        • Tuition Reimbursement
        • Employee Referral BonusCovanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.EOE AA M/F/Protected Veteran Status/Disability EEO is the Law Poster (The poster can be found at Level, Title and/or Salary may be adjusted based on the applicant's experience or skills.If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to access job openings or apply for a job on this site as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by contacting us at

Keywords: Disability Solutions, St. Petersburg , Maintenance Mechanic- Power Plant, Professions , Saint Petersburg, Florida

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