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Water / Wastewater Treatment Operator in Clovis, CA at NextGen

Date Posted: 4/23/2018

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  • Location:
    Clovis, CA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Water / Wastewater Treatment Operator

3 month contract to possible hire

Clovis, CA 93619

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

**** Must have a Water Treatment license / certification for the State of CA

• Operates treatment facilities to control flow and processing of water/ wastewater, sludge, and effluent

  • Monitors gauges, meters, and control panels

  • Observes variations in operating conditions and interprets meter and gauge readings

  • Operates valves and gates either manually or by remote control

  • Starts and stops pump, engines, and generators to control and adjust flow and treatment processes

  • Maintains shift log and records meter and gauge readings

  • Collects samples and performs routine laboratory tests and analyses

  • Performs routine maintenance functions and custodial duties

  • Makes operating decisions in absence of supervisory personnel

  • Understands and carries out oral and written directions

  • Establishes and maintains cooperative relationships with those contacted during the course of work

  • Performs other duties as required

• High school diploma or GED

  • Certification at a level required by the State in which the project is located

  • One year of experience in operating water/wastewater treatment plants

  • Possess a valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Basic familiarity of the principles and practices of water/wastewater treatment plant operations:

  • operating principles of valves, pumps, and motors

  • principles and methods of bacteriological and chemical sewage analyses

  • effects and problems of industrial waste in water/wastewater treatment processes

  • safe work practices