Perc Water

Wastewater Operator 1

Onsite - Adelanto, CA
$50K Annually
Full-Time
Application Deadline: 8/30/24

Job Title: Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator – Grade I

Department: Asset Management

Reports To: Chief Plant Operator

Location: Adelanto, CA

Classification: Non-Exempt

Normal Business Hours: Varies, Approx. 6:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., 5 days per week

Date Prepared: June 2024

Job ObjectiveReporting directly to Chief Plant Operator, the Grade I Operator has full responsibility for assisting in the successful operation and maintenance of the water reclamation facility and lift station.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

·      Perform equipment operation and maintenance

·      Troubleshoot process and equipment problems

·      Operate, inspect and service lift stations

·      Read Meters & data collection for WWTP

·      Collect samples & Analyze lab tests

·      Interpret in-house laboratory results and report data

·      Operate pumps, valves, & equipment

·      Participate in on-call duties/rotation as scheduled

·      Communicate any problems/issues to supervisor

·      Promote and adhere to PERC’s written corporate Safety program

·      All other tasks as assigned by the Director of Operations or Chief Plant Operator

·      Maintain acceptable attendance per PERC standards

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

1.    General computer skills including good working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.

2.    Excellent team-working and communications skills to enable effective interaction with other PERC Water personnel, including peers.

3.    Physical:

·      Body Positions: Standing, sitting for extended periods of time, walking.

·      Body Movements: Use of hands, eyes, arms, and voice. Must be able to lift, push and pull up to 40 pounds on a regular basis.

·      Must be able to climb up and down stairs and ladders and climb into process tanks and enclosures

·      Must be able to work weekends, nights or holidays as needed.

·      Must be able to travel from jobsite to jobsite at various locations surrounding the area

4.    Mental:

·      Language ability includes reading, writing, spelling, and the ability to communicate clearly on business topics in English.

Education, Professional Credentials and Experience

1.    Current California Grade I Wastewater Certification required

2.    Minimum1 years of previous experience in water reclamation facility operations required

3.    Valid California class “C” driver’s license required,

4.    Class “B” California driver’s license highly desirable

5.    College Degree a plus but not required

Work Conditions

Jobsite: (Wastewater reclamation facility) indoor and outdoor

Recruiter Information:

Iris Ramos