Pretreatment Coordinator

City of St Helens | St Helens, OR

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Posted Date 10/03/2019

The City of St. Helens is seeking applications for the position of Pretreatment Coordinator for the Wastewater Treatment Plant. This position is responsible for conducting and implementing requirements of the City's industrial pretreatment program in accordance with Federal, State and local regulations to control waste water discharges of industrial users of the City sewerage system.  A complete list of duties and responsibilities and desired qualifications are listed on the job description.

Minimum Qualifications

Education and Experience: 

Graduation from high school education or GED equivalent, supplemented by three (3) years post-secondary college or technical training in biology, environmental science, chemistry, or a closely related field; and 

  • Three (3) years of experience in wastewater treatment and collections; or
  • Any equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • Experience with pretreatment programs and industrial inspections.

Necessary Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Working knowledge of laboratory procedures and practices;

  • Ability to work safely; and
  • Ability to understand and carry out written and oral instructions.

Salary:  The position is full-time and offers a base wage scale of $4,868 (Step 1) to $5,918 (Step 5) per month.  The City also provides an excellent benefits package.  This is a union covered position.

Applicants must complete the City application form attached or you may download an application online at  If you are a veteran and would like to receive veterans preference points, please complete that form which is also on the website and attach documentation.  The successful candidate will be required to pass a background check and drug test. 

Deadline to apply:  Friday, October 25, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

The City of St. Helens is an equal opportunity employer.


Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Entry Level

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