Waste Water Treatment Operator
Perform operations and maintenance duties on the companyâ€™s wastewater collection and treatment system, including monitoring, operating, and maintaining equipment in compliance with standard operating procedures (SOPs) and regulatory requirements.
Performs daily monitoring of the plant functions which includes accessing the daily demands and making appropriate adjustments to meet those demands
Meticulously execute process sampling to accurately gauge and monitor levels
Monitor wastewater operations
Analyze instantaneous and historical data to decide and act on needed process/operational adjustments (e.g. demand, chemical dosage, process adjustments)
Log all operational data and produce frequent reports
Promptly troubleshoot process, instrumentation, data, and mechanical problems
Perform basic maintenance, repair, and calibration
Document and report needed system improvements
Execute and track work orders for plant operations
Develop and continuously update operational SOPs and readiness plans
Respond to emergencies
Perform other duties as needed
1-2 years experience in the operations and maintenance of wastewater treatment plants associated ancillary and auxiliary equipment and distribution systems
Must possess or obtain within 12 months of employment a Wastewater Operator Certification
Must be able to read, write and comprehend the English language in order to communicate well.
Must have knowledge of maintenance/waste water language and terminology to effectively communicate within the department as well as to technical persons over the phone.
Show a comprehension of how to communicate effectively to individuals in a team setting.
Must be able to lift, push or carry up to 90lbs