water treatment operator, water

Wastewater Treatment Operator

Fairfield-Suisun Sewer District | 1010 Chadbourne Rd, Fairfield, CA 94534

Salary Range: Entry level O&M Tech 1 starting at: $18.85/hour through top step for O&M Tech 3: $35.06/hour
Open Date: 03/04/2016
Close Date:

Position Description

Position: The Fairfield-Suisun Sewer District is seeking a wastewater treatment plant operator at our O&M Tech 1, O&M Tech 2, or O&M Tech 3 level to be part of the Operations Team. Duties include routine operation of the District’s wastewater treatment plant, receives on-the-job training, analyzes process control information, executes Lock-Out Tag-Out procedures, makes operational adjustments as needed, performs routine plant cleaning and maintenance, collects and analyzes routine laboratory tests, and ensures compliance with discharge requirements. An O&M Tech 3 can qualify to serve as the Designated Operator-In-Charge of a shift.

Description: The Fairfield-Suisun Sewer District is an innovative award winning organization, most recently selected as CWEA 2014 Large Plant of the Year. The District owns and operates a 23.7 MGD wastewater treatment facility, multiple sewage pump stations and over 70 miles of trunk sewers in central Solano County, approximately 40 miles northeast of San Francisco. The District’s 50-square-mile service area includes the cities of Fairfield and Suisun City and Travis Air Force Base. District employees live ‘the Dream’ of working in a proactive, entrepreneurial, self-motivated, highly communicating team environment, where pride is exhibited in their daily performance.

Position Qualifications

Requirements: Must possess a minimum Grade I - Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators license issued by the California State Water Resources Control Board, a high school diploma or GED, and a valid State of California Class C driver license. Applicants currently holding a valid Operator in Training certificate AND who are currently accumulating qualifying experience may be considered. Applicants must submit a copy of their current wastewater license with their application. If the applicant’s license is from another state, the applicant must provide a statement describing how they will become compliant with license requirements.

Compensation: In addition to a great work environment, the District offers competitive pay and benefits. Entry level O&M Tech 1 starting is $18.85/hour and top step for O&M Tech 3 is $35.06/hour. See salary and benefit schedule online at http://www.fssd.com/employment/

How to Apply

How to apply: If you would like to live the Dream and be part of our team, go to our website (www.fssd.com) to download an application or apply online. Resume is not a substitute for a completed application. An application can also be obtained by contacting Melissa Espinoza at (707) 428-9112 or CAREERS@FSSD.COM.
Contact Email: careers@fssd.com
Website: www.fssd.com