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Flint Hills Resources is looking for an Operations Technician to join our team at our Asphalt plant in Davenport, IA. As an Operations Technician you will work as part of a team to ensure the overall operation of the terminal.

This position is eligible for a $1,500 sign on bonus.

This role also offers a flexible 9/80 work schedule, meaning there is the potential for every other Friday off depending on workload or potential plant needs.

Our Benefits Package Includes:

  • Bonus eligible!
  • Automatic 401K company contribution and competitive match program
  • Excellent Health benefits
  • Potential Tuition Reimbursement
  • (3) weeks’ vacation to start
  • (11) Annually Paid holidays
  • All necessary PPE is provided by the company.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Use our data management system to input computer data and manage assigned duties and Work Orders.
  • Ability to manage small projects.
  • Ability to work individually and or small teams.
  • Plant operations management. This could include training drivers, truck loading oversight, managing tank to tank transfers, overseeing barge/truck offloading activities, etc.
  • Perform equipment maintenance and mechanical troubleshooting
  • Conduct periodic inspections of tanks, valves, or piping, and other product quality control or technically oriented tasks related to an asphalt facility
  • Must be available for on-call rotation including nights, weekends & holidays if absolutely necessary. This would require a relatively flexible schedule as needed.
  • Willing and able to reside within a reasonable drive of the terminal in Davenport, IA

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to be medically approved to participate in HAZWOPER associated programs.
  • Physical ability to frequently stand, walk, lift, carry, push, pull, reach, handle, bend, twist, climb and balance.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds (with frequent carrying of up to 25 pounds)
  • Ability to adequately hear alarms and other sounds which may indicate a safety concern / alert.

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Experience working with computers.
  • Ability to meet all physical requirements.
  • Have a valid Driver’s License
  • Willing and able to reside within a reasonable drive of the terminal in Davenport, IA

What Will Put You Ahead

  • A two-year technical or mechanical degree
  • Previous work experience in a bulk storage terminal and/or pipeline operation
  • Mechanical and/or electrical work experience

Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.
This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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