Water/Wastewater Operator

Duncan, OK 73533

Posted: 01/15/2019 Industry: Water/Wastewater Treatment Job Number: 168796 Pay Rate: DOE

Job Description:

The Operator establishes and maintains effective sample procedures of plant operations and effluent

Diagnoses operating problems; directs and performs necessary corrective action during work shift

Makes process control adjustments, reads gauges and meters, records data, prepares necessary shift log reports

Prepares required reports and maintains complete record keeping procedures

Performs operations and maintenance activities including collecting samples and performing routine laboratory tests and analyses

Directs, assigns and trains employees

Conducts weekly safety meetings

Makes operating decisions in the absence of supervisory personnel

Maintains discipline and ensures proper procedures are followed

Determines proper chemical flow rates

Assigns operators’ monthly work schedule

Assigns replacement operators during emergency situations

Performs other duties as required



High school diploma or GED

Highest level certification in the State in which the project is located

1-2 years post-high school education related to water/waste water utility operations and maintenance

Four years of experience in operating water/waste water treatment plants

Six years experience operating water/waste water treatment plants preferred

Possess a valid driver’s license

Knowledge of the principles, methods, and tools employed in the general operation of engines, pumps, valves, motors, and related equipment; general maintenance work; safe work practices; principles and methods of biological and chemical sewage analyses, effects and problems of industrial waste in water/waste water treatment processes, principles of supervision

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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