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Wheelabrator Technologies Plant Operator- $10k Sign on Bonus in North Andover, Massachusetts

Built on the principle that sustainable waste management is an integral part of our environmental and economic infrastructure, Wheelabrator Technologies is a vertically-integrated waste management company committed to delivering essential waste management solutions to the customers and communities we serve. Wheelabrator Technologies owns or operates 43 strategically located assets in the U.S. and the U.K. including our Tunnel Hill Partners and City Carting & Recycling locations.

Wheelabrator is owned by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets, a business within the Macquarie Asset Management division of Macquarie Group and a global alternative asset manager focused on real estate, infrastructure, agriculture and energy assets. For more on Wheelabrator, please visit, or

Our Wheelabrator facility in North Andover, MA is currently looking for a Plant Operator who holds a current Massachusetts 2nd Class Engineer's License and has the ability to monitor and control boilers, turbine, and auxiliary plant equipment from the control room to maintain safe, efficient and continuous plant operation. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to maintain a safe and efficient boiler operation including maintaining productive boiler combustion, maximize generation, manage in-plant power consumption, operates facility within all applicable permits. Monitor plant operational and emissions data; detects and responds to changing conditions with regard to maximizing plant safety and efficiency. Oversee the operation of plant equipment and dispatch operators for local monitoring for safe operation. Works with maintenance to troubleshoot problems and ascertains probable cause and has the ability to work overtime and rotating shifts.


  • Two years working in power plant environment as an Assistant Plant Operator or comparable position, or 5 years related experience or training in power plant environment.
  • Qualified candidates must be able to obtain the ASME QRO provisional license
  • High degree of mechanical aptitude to perform such tasks as replacement of shear pins, valve repacking, and equipment inspections.
  • Skills, experience, and knowledge sufficient to acquire state licenses
  • Math skills sufficient to complete required job functions.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the operation and control of a steam generating power plant.

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At Wheelabrator Technologies, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as Company match on 401K, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled


MA -North Andover- Holt Road -005