Darling Ingredients Inc. (Darling) is seeking a Wastewater Manager to oversee the operation of an industrial wastewater activated sludge nitrification system located in Grapeland, TX. The duties include 1) Providing direction, supervision and coordination of manpower, 2) Managing the operation, maintenance, repair, and replacement of wastewater facilities, and 3) Managing the compliance activities associated with a pretreatment permit, which also includes land application and stormwater management. The position reports directly to the facility General Manager.
Graduation from a college or university of recognized standing with a Bachelor’s or Associate Degree in public administration, chemistry, biology, environmental studies, engineering, or closely related field; and
Two years progressively responsible experience in the operation of a modern water pollution control plant or other similar public utility, including considerable supervisory experience; or
Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the work.
Possession of a Wastewater Treatment Class B license issued by the State of Texas.
Must have the ability to read, write and comprehend English (operational, process, safety and quality instructions).
Must have the ability to perform basic mathematical calculations.
Must demonstrate ability to learn and independently operate equipment such as pumps, valves, gates, mixers, blowers, chemical feed systems, sludge processing, measuring/control devices, testing equipment, and material handling equipment.
Must demonstrate a working ability to use computer programs for process control.
Must demonstrate ability to work in a team environment and willingness to assume additional or new responsibilities readily.
Must be able to serve rotational 24 hour emergency on-call if required by site.
Must possess a valid driver's license and a safe driving record.
Must be able to pass a drug test and a criminal background check
About Darling Ingredients Inc.
Darling Ingredients Inc. is the largest and only publicly traded provider of rendering and bakery residuals recycling solutions to the nation's food industry. The Company recycles beef, poultry and pork by-product streams into useable ingredients such as tallow, feed-grade fats, meat and bone meal, poultry meal and hides. The Company also recovers and converts used cooking oil and commercial bakery residuals into valuable feed and fuel ingredients. These products are primarily sold to agricultural, pet food, leather, oleo-chemical and biodiesel manufacturers around the world. In addition, the Company provides grease trap collection services and sells used cooking oil collection equipment to restaurants and collects and land applies industrial residuals. For additional information, visit the Company's website at http://www.darlingii.com.Creating sustainable food, feed and fuel ingredients for a growing populationWith more than a century of experience, Darling Ingredients Inc.* provides a global growth platform for the development and production of sustainable natural ingredients from edible and inedible bio-nutrients. Through diverse processing operations spread over five continent...s, we create a wide range of products and customized specialty solutions for clients and customers in the pharmaceutical, food, pet food, feed, fuel, bio-energy and fertilizer industries.We are proud of our role in the innovative development of biofuels using our rendered fats and recycled cooking oils as feedstock. We pioneered the first and continuously-producing BQ-9000 certified facility in the 1990’s to convert these materials into premium biodiesel, and in June 2013, we initiated startup of our mass-scale renewable diesel facility with our partner, Valero Energy.The only publicly-traded company in our industry (NYSE/DAR), we are headquartered in Irving, Texas and operate a network of over 200 facilities worldwide, staffed by approximately 10,000 dedicated employees providing services and products to an international market.Whether we provide products for your manufacturing operation, renewable fuel for your fleet, or services to your restaurant, you can be assured Darling stands behind it with quality, integrity and professionalism. Together, we and our valued customers are making a difference.(* On May 6, 2014, the Company's stockholders voted to change the name of the corporate entity from Darling International Inc. to Darling Ingredients Inc.)