Encina Wastewater Authority (EWA) is seeking an OIT or Operator I to fill a full-time temporary position. We anticipate that this position will become permanent sometime in 2020.
As an EWA Operator, you will: perform the operation and maintenance of complex wastewater treatment systems and auxiliary equipment at the Encina Water Pollution Control Facility (EWPCF) and other Authority operated facilities to safely and efficiently meet all permit requirements; perform Biosolids Environmental Management System tasks and monitor critical control points within the plant; perform daily plant checks; inspect valves, pumps, and equipment; monitor instrumentation and control systems; operate forklifts, utility carts, dump trucks, semi-tractors, trailers, and other equipment within the plant compound; and perform general housekeeping tasks and building maintenance as needed.
This position requires graduation from high school or equivalent, plus six Continuing Education Units (CEUs) in wastewater treatment or science. Possession of a Grade III Wastewater Operator Certificate from the State of California Water Resources Control Board is highly desirable but not required.
Possession of a non-restricted California Driver's License and successful completion of a pre-employment physical examination, drug screen, and background checks will be required at the time of appointment.
To be considered a candidate for this position, please complete and return the application that is available at www.encinajpa.com. Resumes submitted without applications will not be considered.