Plant Worker - Construction Job in Baltimore, MD

Location: Baltimore, MD 21226
Industry: Construction
Job Type: Temp
Hourly Rate: $16.25
Posted: 11/15/2023
Job Ref Code: 28-1-11645

Equal Opportunity Employer

Your Job

Do you like the sound of working in a hi-tech, sophisticated environment with on-going training and advancement opportunities? Do you take pride in your work and pay attention to detail? Are you comfortable multi-tasking and providing a vital service? Well if this describes you, then we have an excellent opportunity for you as a Plant Worker!

Your Day

The job responsibilities may include the following:

  • Controlling a variety of power-generating equipment, possibly fueled by coal, nuclear fuel, or natural gas.
  • Reading charts, meters, and gauges to monitor voltage, production and electricity flows, and recording data.
  • Checking equipment and indicators to detect evidence of operating problems.
  • Starting, stopping or regulate the flow of power to generators, turbines, and other equipment as necessary.
  • Monitoring reactors, turbines, generators, cooling systems, and production equipment, adjusting controls as necessary.
  • Assisting with production line in factories, feeding, or placing items onto equipment for processing.
  • Responding to emergencies and troubleshooting issues.
  • Cleaning production area — sweeping, mopping, and removing debris.
  • Turning valves to regulate flow of liquids or gas.
  • Loading and unloading processing equipment.
  • Pulling damaged or ineffective equipment off the line.
  • Communicating with and following instructions from supervisors.
  • Keeping a safe and clean working environment.
  • Work rotating 8 or 12-hour shifts, including evenings, nights, and weekends.

You will also need to:
  • Have physical strength, hand-eye coordination, depth perception, and ability to concentrate on job responsibilities.
  • Be able to understand and communicate information (English language is also essential).
  • Have a minimum of high school diploma or equivalent, college or vocational school degree preferred.
  • Understanding of electricity and math, especially algebra and trigonometry, highly preferred.
  • Be continually attentive and mindful of your surroundings to keep yourself and co-workers safe.
  • Ensure machines, equipment, and components receive proper cleaning and maintenance.
  • Obtain required technical knowledge and regular training to operate equipment.
  • Follow quality service standards and comply with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Familiarity working with or repairing machines, tools, and equipment.
  • Strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills.
  • Carry or lift heavy objects and to squat, kneel down, bend, or crawl in awkward positions.

Your Gain

What you may gain while on the job:

  • Staying active — This job will keep you busy and constantly engaged throughout the day.
  • Communication skills — provide information to and coordinating with supervisors and co-workers to carry out daily responsibilities.
  • Learning opportunity — a chance to learn a wide variety of skills and specialized industry knowledge.
  • Teaching & mentoring skills — helping train and prepare new employees for the job.
  • Rewarding career — opportunities for training and advancement to senior positions, supervisory, management and instructor positions.

Your Experience

3 Years

Questions? Contact Your Local Branch Office

Current Location
MLF, Inc. t/a Labor Finders
4115 Ritchie Hwy
Baltimore, MD
Open 5:30 AM to 6:00 PM

Equal Opportunity Employer