Water Quality Control Technician

Company: City of Norco
Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
Location: Norco, California
Job Status: Full-time
Salary: See Below
Job ID: 43674
Website: http://www.norco.ca.us

POSITION:

Under general supervision, monitors and maintains City water production wells, water treatment facilities, supplemental water connections and assists in the Backflow Program and Sewer Collections Program for the City of Norco. The position is represented by the Public Works and Parks Maintenance Workers Association and has a one year probationary period.

TYPICAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

Monitors and maintains the daily production of the City’s water sources; maintains and repairs minor pump motors, the water treatment plant, chlorine injection systems, electric panels, reservoirs and pump buildings; utilizes the Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (S.C.A.D.A.) telemetry system to determine pump operation and water reservoir levels and makes changes when indicated; reports daily water production and blend data to Public Works Engineering Department.

Cleans and repairs pumps and wells; ensures disinfection of water by maintaining correct chlorine levels; logs production numbers; monitors test procedures and results; conducts independent sampling of water and investigates customer complaints; maintains database on results; performs other related duties as assigned.

This position performs a variety of water quality control duties as well as general Public Works maintenance responsibilities. Performs other tasks/functions deemed necessary to the daily operation of the City.

Stand-by assignment required.

Performs other tasks/functions deemed necessary to the daily operation of the City.

QUALIFICATIONS: (any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job).

Experience: Two years water treatment and distribution work experience.

Education: High School Diploma or equivalent. Possession of a Class A California commercial driver's license with air brake and tanker endorsement and a satisfactory driving record. Must possess Grade II Water Distribution Operator, Grade II Water Treatment Operator certification.

Backflow Specialist certification and Collection System Maintenance certification are highly desirable. The Water Treatment II Certification may be obtained within two testing cycles of appointment.

SALARY: $54,120 - $60,913 annualized (depending on experience)

Learn more about this position at http://www.norco.ca.us

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