Wastewater Operator (In Training)/Operator I- Richmond

Veolia - Richmond, CA (30+ days ago)3.6

Wastewater Operator-in-training/Operator I

Full time

3% bonus
Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, Vacation

Incumbent trains in operations and maintenance of wastewater treatment plant.
Works with processing, disposal and testing equipment to purify water to meet permit and operations requirements.

Knowledge, Experience and Skills:
Technical Knowledge, Years of Related Experience, Certifications Required,
Equipment and/or Systems Experience
Must have the ability to read, write and comprehend English (operational, process, safety and quality instructions). Must have the ability to perform basic mathematical calculations.
Holds or is able to obtain OIT and is working toward a first level wastewater treatment operator’s certificate.
Six months to two years of experience or education in a related position and environment with knowledge of the methods, techniques, and practices of water/wastewater treatment is preferred.
Must consistently demonstrate the ability to learn and independently operate assigned machines and equipment meeting or exceeding processing and quality targets.
Must demonstrate ability to learn and independently operate equipment such as pumps, engines, centrifuge, generators, valves, gates, mixers, conveyors, blowers, dryers, chemical feed, odor control, disinfection equipment, sludge processing filters, belt presses and measuring/control devices, testing equipment and material handling equipment.
Must demonstrate a working ability to use computer programs for process control.
Must demonstrate exceptional ability to work in a team environment and willingness to assume additional or new responsibilities readily.
Must be able to serve rotational 24 hour emergency on-call, weekend and shift work as required by site.
Must possess a valid driver’s license and a safe driving record.
Operation/Maintenance / Construction / Transport Construction Utility
Primary Location
United States-California-Richmond
Job Posting
Jun 18, 2018, 3:57:34 PM
Job Type
Standard -
Job Level
Education Level A levels / GED / High School Diploma / NCEA level 3 / Leaving Certificate