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Industrial Wastewater Technician in San Jose, CA at NextGen

Date Posted: 1/28/2018

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Job Description

**** Must have a valid driver's license / clean MVR



Perform Waste Water treatment and De-Ionized water operations. Inspect major systems and identify operating problems, perform complex troubleshooting, and implement repairs. Perform rounds and readings to insure equipment/systems are operating optimally. Coordinate maintenance and operation activities with manufacturing and customers. Support Engineering and customer work order requests. Develop Waste Water and De-Ionized Water PM and operational procedures and support continuous improvement efforts for the site.



Responsibilities:





  • Installs, operates, and performs repairs and preventive maintenance on various virgin and waste bulk chemical and industrial wastewater systems.

  • Operates industrial facilities to control flow and processing of streams such as water, wastewater, steam, compressed air, sludge and effluents

  • Monitors control panels and panelboard and adjusts controls, valves and gates manually or by remote control to regulate flow, pressure, elevation, and distribution

  • Operates and controls electric motors, pumps, gates, engines, generators and valves into plant to regulate processes

  • Maintains shift log, observes variations in operating conditions; records and interprets meter and gauge readings

  • Processes, hauls, and applies bio-solids and other process residuals in accordance with plant schedules and regulatory requirements

  • Collects samples and performs routine laboratory tests

  • Troubleshoots, diagnoses, and repairs facility equipment and instrumentation

  • Utilizes data management tools for daily process control, such as computer spreadsheets and programs

  • Must wear a self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) and be clean shaven at all times while performing job functions at the client site when needed

  • Performs confined space entry, attendant, and rescue duties

  • Must successfully pass an initial and annual company arranged hazardous material medical physical exam

  • Must successfully pass an initial and annual respirator fit test

  • Must successfully complete Hazardous Waste Operations Training - 40 hour Hazwoper Training and annual 8 hour refresher course

  • Must wear ANSI safety shoes steel toe and personal protective equipment

  • Performs other related duties as assigned or requested

  • Daily and punctual attendance in the job site is required





Qualifications:
High School diploma or equivalent experience required



8 or more years of experience preferred