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Incinerator Operator

USDA/Facilities Engineering

Cleans and disinfects the incinerator areas, removes ash from the incinerator, and monitors condition of air filters for ventilation, replacing as necessary. Coordinates incineration operation with research and caretaker staff to pickup solid wastes from airlocks. Operates the incinerator, monitors incinerator controls, and determines when next load can be added to the incinerator. Operates pathological incinerators, that are licensed by the State of Iowa, under U.S. EPA air pollution regulations. Operates hand tools and has basic knowledge of pumps, blowers, air filters, electronic scales, and programmable controls. Plans burns including determining priority of burn depending on biological hazard and written protocol. Closes 7/22/24

Contact Information

Name: Robert Green