2021-05-19 2021-06-23

Chief Water Plant Operator

City of North Miami Beach
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: North Miami Beach, Florida
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 66133
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: North Miami Beach, Florida
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 66133
  • Organization Website

Summary
Under limited supervision and considerable latitude and discretion, supervises the overall operation of the water treatment facilities as prescribed by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) rules and regulations, Florida Administrative Code, the facility operating permit, and City of North Miami Beach policies and procedures. Performs and oversees the work of others in performing a variety of operations necessary to produce the proper amount of clear, safe potable water for consumer use, including testing water coming from the wells, putting the water through a series of purification's processes, testing the final product before it is distributed and disposing of waste/by-products products from the process. Also include monitoring and following up the maintenance and repair of pumps, motors, treatment systems, generators and related support systems; flow meters and chemical feed systems; as well as the follow up of collection and processing of a variety of samples. Report to the Water Plant Manager.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or an acceptable equivalency diploma (GED); and five (5) years of experience in the performance of process control including the performance of operational control tests and evaluation and interpretation of the test results; preparation of plant process control reports, logs or records; analysis and disposal or distribution of the plant product and the residuals from the treatment process; and control of the hydraulic system and necessary chemical adjustments; sample collection and analysis; electronic surveillance system monitoring, and plant maintenance; including at least two (2) years of supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience.

  • Must possess an active FDEP Water Plant Operator Class “A” license (Chapter 62-699 and Chapter 62-602 F.A.C.) or ability to obtain the license in six months after hiring.

  • An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

  • Must possess and maintain a valid Florida driver’s license with satisfactory driving record held throughout employment.

Salary: $65,776 to $84,872 Annually

Close Date: Continuous

Learn More/Apply: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/citynmb/jobs/2978838/chief-water-plant-operator

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