water treatment operator, water

Chief Water Operator-D3 and T2

American Water Enterprises | East Palo Alto

Salary Range: Hourly - $34-37
Open Date: 03/16/2018
Close Date:

Position Description

THIS POSITION REQUIRES LIVING IN, OR THE ABILITY TO MOVE TO, AN AREA WITHIN COMMUTING DISTANCE FROM OUR FACILITIES IN ORDER TO RESPOND TO EMERGENCIES WITHIN 30 MINUTES.

Role Summary: Under general supervision of the Project Manager, the position is responsible for providing water utility services to customers in E. Palo Alto and ensuring that the water distribution and treatment facilities meet the regulated requirements from the state of CA.

THIS POSITION REQUIRES LIVING IN, OR THE ABILITY TO MOVE TO, AN AREA WITHIN COMMUTING DISTANCE FROM OUR FACILITIES IN ORDER TO RESPOND TO EMERGENCIES WITHIN 30 MINUTES.

Role Summary: Under general supervision of the Project Manager, the position is responsible for providing water utility services to customers in E. Palo Alto and ensuring that the water distribution and treatment facilities meet the regulated requirements from the state of CA.

Position Qualifications

Knowledge/Skills:
•Knowledge and training in industry Standard Safety Procedures and ability to lift up to 70 lbs. if needed.
•Basic knowledge and training about SCADA, Auto-dialer etc.

Education/Experience:
•Related knowledge or experience in plumbing, computer skills as they relate to uploading/downloading meter reading data, compiling process records, proper sampling techniques, and reading system maps.
•High School Diploma, GED or equivalent.
•4 or more years of water utility experience in a similar role.
•Should have water treatment and distribution experience and customer service skills.
•Should be able to communicate effectively with team members and the public.
•Experience in managing the work of a small crew and providing directions as and when necessary.

Licenses/Certifications: California Water Dist. Operator Grade D3 and Water treatment Operator T2 or higher licenses at the time of hire.

Work Environment:
•As an Operator, weekend /holiday /overtime work may be required in case of necessity

How to Apply

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Contact Email: alberta.blum@amwater.com
Website: https://amwater.com/corp/careers