Under the general direction of Plant Manager,responsible for the day-to-day operation, maintenance and repair of the wastewater/water treatment plant equipment, pump stations and performs related work as required.
Two (2) to Four (4) years experience in wastewater/water treatment operations.
SWRCB Grade I or higher Wastewater/WaterTreatment Certification as required by facility being operated.
CWEA Collection System Grade I desirable.
Knowledge of the principles and practices of wastewater treatment plant operations.
Knowledge of the principles and practices of collection system operations and maintenance.
Knowledge of and ability to utilize the materials, methods, tools and equipment used in the construction, maintenance and operation of wastewater treatment systems.
Knowledge of the laws and regulations relating to wastewater system operations.
Knowledge and ability to analyze data and maintain computer records.
Knowledge of and ability to perform standard laboratory sampling and testing.
Available for stand-by duty and emergencies as needed.
Ability to write reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals and/or SOPs.
Ability to apply mathematical operations to such tasks as chemical dosing, flow calculations, pipe or tank capacity.
Ability to define problems, collects data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and factual variables.