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Class 2 Wastewater Operator

Hiring Agency: UI Water
Ends: May 3, 2020
Full Time

Class 2 Wastewater Operator:

Job Summary:

  • Under general supervision, performs routine tasks related to the operation of wastewater treatment facilities. Maintains plant compliance with EPA standards. Performs general cleaning of grounds and building. Ensures plant safety and sanitary requirements.

Essential functions:

  • Operates and maintains wastewater treatment equipment, ensuring compliance with state and federal environmental protection limits.
  • Conducts ongoing repairs to equipment for more extensive maintenance and repair, activating alternate equipment as needed. Requests services of outside maintenance vendor for major repairs and overhauls.
  • Prepares reports and maintenance logs on meter readings, test, chemical and equipment usage, and all other recordkeeping requirements; maintains various Company records and other reports as required by the state.
  • Cleans and maintains treatment plant and pumping stations
  • Ensures regulatory compliance and adherence to Company policies and standards
  • Maintains a safe working environment
  • Must work On-call in rotation as scheduled; responds to emergency situations as required

Additional Responsibilities

  • Completes facility and vehicle inspections, along with related fellow-up
  • Acts as liaison between customers and customer service; provides on-site customer communication
  • Demonstrates continuous effort to improves, decrease turnaround times, and work cooperatively and jointly to provide quality seamless utility service
  • Ensure that facilities and grounds are kept clean and orderly and comply with Company standards

Computer Skills:

Required: MS Word, Excel; ability to learn internal software programs

Education:

  • Required, HS Diploma or GED

Certifications/License

Currently holds Class 2 Wastewater license per state regulations; must have a valid driver’s license

Experience

  • Requires 3-5 years mechanical experience, including at least a minimum of 3 years in wastewater utility field with experience in the operation and maintenance associated with the distribution system

 Please submit a resume to: cwlanier@uiwater.com or call (912)598-7338, ask for Wayne Lanier

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