Wastewater Operator

Mt. View Sanitary District | Martinez, CA

Posted Date 4/19/2020

Salary: $4,369 - $8,583 DOQ

Key Responsibilities:  Operates  and  maintains  the  Mt.  View  Sanitary  District Wastewater Treatment Facility to meet all  requirements of the District’s NPDES permits under  the direction of the Wastewater Lead Operator and  the Wastewater Operations Manager as Chief Plant Operator. Removes blockages; replaces worn parts; performs  maintenance as required.  Lubricates pumps, motors, chains, conveyors, and  other machinery and equipment.  Operates  and  maintains a  variety  of  hand  and  power  tools  and  equipment  related  to  work  assignment as instructed. Responds to Sanitary Sewer Overflows and plant  emergencies;  resolves  issues  and  completes necessary reporting.  Responds  to  complaints  and  answers  questions  from  public  or  escalates to  supervisor,  as  necessary.  Responds to operations, maintenance, and repair  emergency situations as required.

Experience & Qualifications:  Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth (12th)  grade  supplemented by  specialized  training  in  wastewater  treatment  operations  and  maintenance.  Strong Mechanical  and/or  Collections maintenance experience desired.  Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Trainee:  Some experience in the operation of hydraulic  pumps, valves, gasoline powered engines, and  motors is desirable.  Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator I: One (1)  year  of experience  in  wastewater  treatment  plant operations, or one (1) year of experience  equivalent  to Wastewater  Treatment  Plant  Operator Trainee at the District.  Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator II: Two  (2) years of experience in wastewater treatment  plant operations, or one (1) year of experience  equivalent  to  Wastewater  Treatment  Plant  Operator I at the District.

License and Certification:  Wastewater  Treatment  Plant  Operator  Trainee/I/II. Possession  of  a valid  California’s  Class  B  driver’s  license  within  three  months  of  appointment. Must possess and maintain a valid Class C  California driver’s license. Must continue to  meet all of the provisions of the District to be  insured with the terms and conditions of the  District’s insurance program as condition of  employment.  

To learn more about this opportunity, please visit https://mvsd.org/about-thedistrict/employment/ 

Please email your cover letter, resume, pertinent  state certification(s), questionnaire and application to mtview@mvsd.org.

Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Entry Level

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