Company: Wood
Skills: Heavy Machinery Operator
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Louisville, Kentucky, United States

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Limestone Operator with experience in the power generation industry.

Position Includes:


  • $19 - $23/hr DOE
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, and company matching 401k
  • Full time hours
  • Tools and Unforms Provided


Specific Expectations:



  • Operate Limestone prep control boards and control consoles efficiently and safely, assuming responsibility for, and directing the startup and shutdown of auxiliary equipment as change in demand dictates.
  • Operate assigned equipment per established procedures such that proper speeds, pressures, temperatures, flows and efficiencies are maintained.
  • Take necessary action to adjust, correct, eliminate or report, any abnormal condition indicated by observation, alarm or annunciator and/or, by directing employees of lower classification as to the proper action to be taken.
  • Perform light maintenance / assist mechanical maintenance techs as necessary.
  • Perform the electrical system operations involved in the hold card procedures.


Skills / Qualifications




  • Must be observant and have normal color vision acuity in addition to being able to detect abnormal operations through sight, sound, and smell.
  • Must have thorough knowledge of basic power plant operations and of Lock out/Tag out systems
  • Able to understand and verify adherence to Contractor's Lock out/Tag out operation and procedures at the Limestone Processing Plant (on 480V motor control center circuits and lower voltage circuits).
  • Ability to read and interpret power plant process flow diagrams and operating procedures. • Individual should be a motivated self-starter capable of troubleshooting common operational system problems and performing some routine maintenance procedures.
  • Proficient in heavy equipment operation (including forklifts, backhoe, skidsteer loader, etc.


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.



Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.