|Date Posted||December 5, 2018|
Provides operations and maintenance services
for a treatment facility that treats a waste stream generated by a drinking
- Operates equipment manually and through instrumentation
panels, computer terminals and programmable logic control units following
process control procedures. Monitors and
observes operating conditions, records observations and data in shift log. Diagnoses basic operational problems and takes
corrective action per procedure.
- Performs routine CLAIR (cleaning, lubrication, adjustment,
inspection and minor repair) on machines and related equipment which may
include pumps, engines, centrifuges, generators, valves, gates, mixers,
conveyors, blowers, dryers, chemical feed, odor control, disinfection
equipment, vacuum filters and belt presses. Reports and documents results of
work performed and enters into appropriate database. Promptly reports any operational problems
with machines or equipment to Lead or Supervisor.
- Collects water, wastewater, industrial waste, groundwater,
sludge, residuals and/or gas samples according to schedule. Performs field tests (chemical, physical and
biological) in order to pace chemical dosages for process and odor control
units. Prepares chemical solutions,
monitors supplies and recommends reorder.
- Performs routine lab tests and prepares reports per
- Performs routine instrument calibration for portable meters
including, but not limited to, dissolved oxygen, pH, H2S, percent oxygen, lower
- Learns to inspect and becomes proficient at mechanical
troubleshooting to determine repairs needed.
Dismantles equipment to gain access to and repairs defective parts using
hand tools, power tools and precision measuring and testing devices. Re-assembles and tests equipment ensuring
safe and efficient operating condition is restored. Learns to troubleshoot hydraulic, pneumatic
and electronic equipment and instrumentation.
- Performs manual labor including cleaning equipment,
facilities and grounds as required and properly disposes of waste according to
safety and environmental policies. Operates vehicles, mobile equipment and
material handling equipment for operational and maintenance purposes.
- Performs facility maintenance and repair and may replace or
install light bulbs, florescent tubes, damaged glass, windows, doors,
partitions, ceiling or floor tile, door locks, carpet, and/or paint.