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Wastewater Operator in Training 188041

Duncan, OK 73533

Posted: 03/14/2023 Industry: Water/Wastewater Treatment Job Number: 188041 Pay Rate: $15 per hour

Job Description

HKA is working on behalf of Jacobs and this role is to support Jacobs’ work through HKA.
Training: M-F 7am-3:30pm
Regular Schedule: Sunday-Thursday

General Statement

Performs a variety of tasks in the operation and maintenance of a water/wastewater treatment plant on an assigned shift.  This position typically holds or is working on first level water/wastewater treatment certification.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Learns and gains skills involving the maintenance of equipment and servicing work in the plant
  • Operates treatment facilities to control flow and processing of wastewater, sludge, and effluent
  • Operates valves and gates either manually or by remote control, starts and stops pumps, engines and generators to control and adjust flow and treatment processes
  • Monitors gauges, meters, and control panels
  • Observes and reports abnormalities to supervisor
  • 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
  • Understands and carries out oral and written directions
  • Establishes and maintains cooperative relationships with those contacted during the course of work
  • Performs other duties as required


Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Possess a valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of the principles, methods, and tools employed in the general operations of engines, pumps, and related equipment; general maintenance work; safe work practices; basic biological and chemical principles
  • Possession of or the ability to obtain a Class “D” Wastewater Certification and a Class “C” Wastewater Lab certification from the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality within one year of date of hire.

Additional Information

HKA Enterprises is a global workforce solutions firm. If you're seeking a new career opportunity or project experience, our recruiters will work to understand your qualifications, experience, and personal goals. At HKA, we recognize the importance of matching employee goals with those of the employer. We strive to seek credibility, satisfaction, and endorsement from all of our applicants. We invite you to take time and search for your next career experience with us! HKA is an EEO Employer who participates in the US Citizenship and Immigration Services E-Verify Program.

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