2020-01-08 2020-01-29

Plant Operator

City of Fort Collins
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 54034
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 54034
  • Organization Website

SUMMARY
Operates all plant processes for the water treatment plant.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The following duties and responsibilities are illustrative of the primary functions of this position and are not intended to be all inclusive.

  • Operates, monitors, and maintains plant processes such as plant flow control, filtration, and wastewater sludge, and effluent processing. Monitors on-line analytical equipment, takes samples, performs laboratory analyses, reports results, and makes adjustments to processes.

  • Maintains records for State quality monitoring, State and Federal standards, and records of plant operations. Handles chemicals such as chlorine, fluoride, corrosives, and asphyxiants.

  • Coordinates responses to alarms and emergencies at facilities.

  • Inspects and maintains process instrumentation and equipment. May write operating procedures of plant processes.

  • May assist in the design and implementation of new systems and processes. May provide training for crew members.

  • Will be required to work a rotating Shift including nights, days, weekends and Holidays.

  • Frequently acts as duty charge operator on assigned shifts; may supervise assigned staff in absence of lead operator or superintendent.

  • Maintains cleanliness of the treatment plant.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); two to five years related experience in water treatment plant operations; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Colorado D or higher water treatment operator’s certification. Obtain Level A water treatment operators certification within 4 years of hire date.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

  • Valid Colorado Driver's License

  • Colorado Class D to A Water Treatment Operators Certification

  • CPR/First Aid Certification encouraged

SALARY: $53,850 to $75,132 Annually

CLOSE DATE: Jan. 29, 2020, 3:00 p.m.

LEARN MORE/APPLY: https://www.fcgov.com/jobs

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