Wastewater Treatment, Water Treatment & Distribution Operator
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Candidate must have at least 3-years experience as a wastewater treatment, water treatment plant, and distribution system operator that includes experience working with membrane process plants and SCADA controlled systems.
Job responsibilities for this position are as follows: Conduct operational tasks at wastewater treatment, water treatment plants and distribution systems. At wastewater treatment plants this includes operating and monitoring the wastewater treatment plant process equipment, such as: pumps, motors, blowers, mixers, mechanical screens etc. to ensure that treated wastewater meets treatment objectives. At water treatment plants this includes operating and monitoring the water treatment and distribution system process equipment, such as: pumps, motors, chlorine system, analyzers, generators etc. to ensure that the water treatment and distribution objectives are met.
Required qualifications include: High School Diploma or GED, at least 3-years experience working as a wastewater and water treatment operator, California drivers license with clean record, able to operate all wastewater and water treatment equipment, interpret field and analytical test results, effectively communicate and demonstrate mathematical competence, mechanical ability, problem solving and good communication skills.
REQUIRED MINIMUM CERTIFICATIONS: California Grade II Wastewater Operator Certificate, California T-II Water Treatment Operator Certificate, and California D-I Distribution Operator Certificate.
Competitive Salary and Benefits Offered
Pay range is $26.00/hour to $30.00/hour and is based on experience, wastewater, water treatment, and distribution license grades.
Water Quality SpecialistsWater Quality Specialists is a full-service, licensed contract operations company. Our services include wastewater treatment plant, water treatment plant and small water system operations, maintenance, management, sampling, reporting, quality analysis and process advice. Water Quality Specialists is a company dedicated to customer service and satisfaction. All of our operators are certified through the California Water Resources Control Board and the California Department of Public Health. The company’s certifications range from Grade I to Grade V and include water treatment, wastewater treatment, distribution, cross connection control specialist and backflow prevention. The company’s maintenance division, Coombs Service Group, specializes in the installation, maintenance and service of both water and wastewater equipment.