Lead Collections Operator

Prescott Valley, AZ 86312

Posted: 02/13/2019 Industry: Water/Wastewater Treatment Job Number: 169233 Pay Rate: DOE
  • The Collections Operator performs and oversees a variety of tasks in the operation and maintenance of a Collections System including compliance reporting, maintenance of equipment, quality control/testing and assigning/performing day-to-day activities on an assigned shift.
  • Operates treatment facilities to control flow and processing of wastewater, sludge, and effluent.
  • Executes and coordinates all contractually required Collections Cleaning, Sewer Main Camera Work and Storm Drain Cleaning.
  • Operates and maintains 10 Wastewater Lift Stations with the assistance of the Wastewater and Maintenance Departments.
  • Creates and submits all required compliance reports as well as client requested reports.
  • Schedules the Collections staff when required by the Operations Supervisor.
  • 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
  • Performs on call duties for the Wastewater Treatment Department and other departments upon request
  • Performs other duties as required
  • High school diploma or GED
  • ADEQ/ABC Collections level 3 Certification or the ability to obtain within 6 months
  • Minimum of four years’ experience in Collections/Wastewater Treatment or related field.
  • Possess a valid Class B CDL (or greater) with a tanker endorsement or the ability to obtain within 6 months
  • Basic familiarity of the principles and practices of collections system operations; operating principles of Sewer Cleaning Equipment (Vactor/Vaccon) and Camera Equipment, general maintenance and operation of Lift Stations; effects and techniques of spill response and required compliance reporting; safe work practices
  • 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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Sam Angermeier
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