Plant Operator

Ur-Energy   Rawlins, WY   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on June 11, 2024

Work for one of the premier employers in Wyoming at the Lost Creek Project – North of Rawlins

Join the Lost Creek Team:  Plant Operator Positions Open

Offering competitive salaries and a robust benefit package, including wellness benefits (health, dental, vision), generous PTO, 401K Plan with Company match plan, and much more.

Lost Creek Plant Operators are responsible for performing work essential to the processing of uranium at Lost Creek. This includes operating all systems in the uranium processing plant (IX, Elution, Precipitation, Filtration, Drying, Packaging, Water Treatment and Reagents) and maintaining regulatory compliance in those operations. This is a shift work position.

While monitoring and operating the circuits of a uranium recovery processing plant, the Operators collect samples, perform basic laboratory functions and use results in the operation of the facility. Data is collected and recorded. Inspections and minor repairs are performed routinely, as well as identifying what additional maintenance is required. Communications with other facility teams are essential to ensure productive and safe work environment.

High school diploma or GED and/or six months or more related experience and training. Strong mechanical aptitude. Basic math skills and ability to operate pumps manually or via computer systems to transfer fluids / chemicals and produced material within plant systems and achieve production goals. Valid driver’s license with clean driving record are required.

Applicants must be currently legally authorized to work in the U.S.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Apply by emailing us at or, online by submitting a resume at

Ur-Energy is an innovative, industry-leading ISR uranium company, operating the Lost Creek mine in south-central Wyoming. Production operations began at Lost Creek in 2013 and, to date, we have produced ~2.7Mlbs U3O8. Our second Wyoming uranium project, Shirley Basin has all major regulatory authorizations and stands construction ready.

Be a part of the solution: nuclear energy is clean energy!