2020-06-25 2020-07-23

Operator I or II

Encina Wastewater Authority
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Carlsbad, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 55953
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Carlsbad, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 55953
  • Organization Website

The Opportunity
EWA is currently seeking an Operator I or II to fill a full-time position.

As an EWA Operator, you will: perform the operation and maintenance of complex wastewater treatment systems and auxiliary equipment at the Encina Water Pollution Control Facility (EWPCF) and other Authority operated facilities to safely and efficiently meet all permit requirements; perform Biosolids Environmental Management System tasks and monitor critical control points within the plant; perform daily plant checks; inspect valves, pumps, and equipment; monitor instrumentation and control systems; operate forklifts, utility carts, dump trucks, semi-tractors, trailers, and other equipment within the plant compound; and perform general housekeeping tasks and building maintenance as needed.

The Ideal Candidate
This position requires graduation from high school or equivalent, plus six Continuing Education Units (CEUs) in wastewater treatment or science. Possession of a Grade III Wastewater Operator Certificate from the State of California Water Resources Control Board is highly desirable.

Possession of a non-restricted California Driver's License and successful completion of a pre-employment physical examination, drug screen, and background checks will be required at the time of appointment.

Compensation
The starting salary for this position depends on experience and certifications, but is typically $29.54 for an Operator I and $34.20 for an Operator II.

The Process
To be considered a candidate for this position, please complete and return the application that is available at www.encinajpa.com. Include a cover letter, resume, and any other information you feel is important for us to consider when reviewing your candidacy. Resumes without applications will not be considered.

Applications must be received by Thursday, July 23, 2020 at 6200 Avenida Encinas, Carlsbad, CA 92011. You may also email your application to jbasco@encinajpa.com

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at WaterDistrictJobs.com.