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Wastewater Operator Trainee

Company: Western Virginia Water Authority
Location: Roanoke
Posted on: July 13, 2019

Job Description:

FULL-TIME POSITION: The Western Virginia Water Authority is looking for the following full time position. We offer excellent benefits including health, dental, life, vision, prescription card, wellness, retirement plans, paid vacation, 11 paid holidays, flexible spending accounts and more to full time employees. Excellent opportunities for advancement. Strong work ethic and a desire to be a team player is required. Wastewater Operator Trainee SUMMARY OF JOB Performs skilled work in the operations of the sewage treatment plant. Completes reports, evaluates operation of equipment, and collects samples. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Includes the following. Other duties may be assigned or scheduled. ? Makes regular tours of plant and equipment. ? Assess operating conditions in assigned area through instrument readings, performance of requires process calculations and knowledge of process ? Regulates and adjusts related equipment in assigned area based upon assessment of operating conditions. ? Communicates with Shift Supervisor and other operators to coordinate treatment process throughout Plant. ? Completes regular operation reports. ? Evaluates operation of equipment. ? Generates work requests for maintenance repair work. ? Makes minor or emergency repair. ? Collection of samples throughout assigned areas of the process using approved collection methods. ? Records readings from meters and instruments. ? Monitors and completes required Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation (DPOR) continuing education requirements. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES None. QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. ? Ability to work with minimal supervision. ? Ability to work safely and obey all safety rules. ? Ability to communicate effectively, both verbal and in writing. ? Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationship with coworkers, other Water Authority departments and the general public. ? Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, maps and procedure manuals. ? Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in writing, oral or diagram form. ? Ability to work alone or in a team environment. ? Must possess and maintain a good work ethic with a strong emphasis on good attendance, reporting to work on time, completing job assignments in a timely manner, maintaining a good work attitude, performing all job duties as assigned and/or scheduled. ? Working knowledge of equipment, materials, methods and procedures used in a wastewater treatment facility. ? Basic knowledge in the use of hand tools, sockets, wrenches, etc. ? Ability to work on rotating shifts. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE Graduation from high school or GED equivalent. Supplemental course work in environmental studies, chemistry, sewage treatment, or other related areas is desired but not required. No previous experience required. CERTIFICATE, LICENSE, REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS ? Must possess a valid Virginia driver's license or have the ability to obtain one within 60 days of employment date. No more than six (6) demerit points on driving record if required to drive Water Authority vehicles. ? Must be able to obtain a Class IV Wastewater license from the Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation for Waterworks and Wastewater Works within eighteen (18) months of employment. PHYSICAL DEMANDS OF THE JOB The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. ? While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk, stand, and sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. Applications received until positions are filled------ ON-LINE EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION REQUIRED Western Virginia Water Authority 601 South Jefferson Street, Suite 210 Roanoke, Virginia 24011 Phone:(540) 283-2952 (technical assistance) Applicants must apply on-line at our website and may view a job description at: www.westernvawater.org/careers EOE Jobs.Roanoke.com.Category: Environmental, Keywords: Wastewater Operator Trainee

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