Facilities Plant Operator (CT Class III Wastewater License)

Waterbury, CT 06708

Posted: 10/11/2019 Industry: Water/Wastewater Treatment Job Number: 173326 Pay Rate: DOE

The Operator diagnoses operating problems; directs and performs necessary corrective action during work shift

Reads gauges and meters, starts and stops equipment, operates valves to route and control flow, makes process control adjustments, determines and sets proper chemical dosage and flow rates, operates PLCs and SCADA systems

Compiles and reports non-compliance with Project Policies and Procedures

Prepares required reports and maintains complete record keeping procedures

Collects samples and performs routine laboratory tests and analyses on plant influent, primary, effluent samples and biosolids as needed

Processes, hauls, and applies biosolids in accordance with plant schedules and regulatory requirements

Makes entries in plant logs

Conducts meetings and training sessions pertaining to safety, process control, etc.

Makes operating decisions in the absence of supervisory personnel

Maintains discipline and ensures proper procedures are followed

Assists in the interviewing of prospective employees

Gives instructions and assignments to plant operators

Performs other duties as required

High school diploma or GED

CT Class III or higher Wastewater License.

Five years of experience in a class IV plant

Two year of previous supervisor experience

Three years’ experience in operating wastewater class IV treatment plants

Excellent organizational skills

Excellent time management skills

Possess a valid driver’s license

Familiarity of the principles and practices of 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 wastewater treatment processes

Knowledge of computer software including but not limited to Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, data management systems and be able to operate plant PLC’s and SCADA systems



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