Water Plant Operator II

Zone 7 Water Agency/ County of Alameda | Livermore, CA

Salary Range: $96,096.00 - $111,217.60/year
Open Date: 02/03/2021
Close Date: 03/08/2021

Position Description

THE AGENCY
Zone 7 provides treated drinking water to four major water retailers serving around 260,000 residents and businesses. The retailers are: the City of Pleasanton; the City of Livermore; California Water Service Company – Livermore; and Dublin San Ramon Services District, which provides water service to Dublin and the Dougherty Valley area of San Ramon.
THE POSITON
Under general supervision the incumbent will operate, inspect, and maintain water treatment plant, well field and distribution system equipment and facilities; and will perform related duties as required.
Water Plant Operator II is the second-level trainee classification in the series. Under direct supervision, individuals continue to learn and perform treatment plant, well field and distribution system operations. Routine decisions are made within standard operating policies and procedures, subject to approval of a Water Plant Operator Ill and/or a supervisor. Individuals are eligible to advance to the journey level upon attainment of the required experience, proficiency and certification, typically after one year. This class is distinguished from the Water Facilities Supervisor class, which is a supervisory class with 24-hour plant responsibility.

Position Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Either
Experience:

The equivalent of one year of full-time experience involving the use of pumps, motors, and piping systems, such as are used in sewage works, refineries, food processing plants, large marine equipment installations, or similar facilities.

And

Possession of a valid Grade Ill Water Treatment Operator Certificate issued by the California Department of Health Services within 2-1/2 years of appointment to the class of Water Plant Operator II.
Or II

The equivalent of one year of full-time experience in operating a water treatment plant with a system capacity of 1OMGD.

And

Possession of a valid Grade Ill Water Treatment Operator Certificate issued by the California Department of Health Services within 2-1/2 years of appointment to the class of Water Plant Operator II.

License:
1) Possession of a valid California driver’s license.
2) Possession of a valid Grade II Water Treatment Operator Certificate issued by the California Department of Health Services.

How to Apply

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Contact Email: adalnoki@zone7water.com
Website: zone7water.com

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