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Alliant Energy Production Operator in Fairfax, Iowa

Bring YOUR energy to Alliant Energy!

At Alliant Energy, our purpose is to serve customers and build stronger communities. We are passionate about powering beyond the market challenges of today, while powering what's next in energy. When our employees say "I am energy", it means they take pride in the work we do when disaster strikes, as well as all the days in between. We want you to be safe, happy and healthy. That's why we prioritize safety, offer volunteer opportunities and provide competitive pay, comprehensive health and retirement benefits, tuition reimbursement and paid time off.

Job Summary

Regen is making an impact on our environment by recycling wind blades. This is your opportunity to be a part of the solution in the wind energy industry!

We are looking for a Production Operator involved in the operation of production machinery and the skillful use of forklifts to contribute to the manufacturing process. This position plays a key role in maintaining efficient production operations, ensuring the safe movement of materials, and supporting overall manufacturing objectives.

What you will do

  • Operate equipment safely and efficiently

  • Ensure that product is processed and packaged correctly and in a timely manner

  • Collect and interpret data that drive equipment adjustments to improve and optimize production output

  • Communicate effectively with team members, supervisors, and other departments to coordinate production activities

  • Perform routine cleaning of equipment, infrastructure, grounds, and other assigned areas

  • Monitor equipment performance, troubleshoot issues, and perform routine maintenance tasks

  • Maintain accurate inventory records of materials and products

  • Assist in periodic inventory counts and reconciliation activities

  • Align machines and equipment using proper tools.

Education Requirements

  • High School Diploma Required

Required Experience

  • 5 years in an industrial manufacturing setting including experience with and around heavy machinery and bulk material handling equipment.

  • Good Communication and Teamwork Skills

  • Ability to safely use a variety of tools

Preferred Experience

  • Previous experience working in an industrial setting on a manufacturing/processing line

  • Working knowledge of conveyors, belts, motors, and dust collection systems.

Other Requirements

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.

Our people are passionate about what they do, the product they sell, and the customers they serve. If you're looking for an opportunity to be a part of a work family that values collaboration, innovation and dedication, we're the right company for you.

It's not just what we do; it's how we do it.

Live Safety. Everyone. Always | Make Things Better | Care For Others | Do The Right Thing | Act For Tomorrow | Think Beyond. Be Bold

Alliant Energy is committed to providing an inclusive work environment for all and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

All candidates selected for employment with Alliant Energy will be required to successfully complete a drug screen and background check.


The above information on this description has been crafted to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not crafted to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Alliant Energy and subsidiaries is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. Applicants in need of a reasonable accommodation for any part of the hiring process, please email

It's an exciting time to join Alliant Energy! Our innovative thinking and fresh, sustainable approach to energy sets us apart. If you're looking for a place that values diverse backgrounds, offers flexible work options and wants to build better communities and a better tomorrow, consider a career with Alliant Energy.

At Alliant Energy, our employees make a difference by delivering an essential service for our customers and communities every day. We care about our employees. We want them to be safe, happy and healthy.

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