2020-03-26 2020-04-24

Wastewater Plant Operator Series

City of Lompoc
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Lompoc, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 54918
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Lompoc, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 54918
  • Organization Website

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/EXAMPLES OF DUTIES
The following duties are typical of this classification. Incumbents may not perform all of the duties and/or may be required to perform specific additional or different duties from those set forth below to address business needs and changing business practices.

ALL LEVELS: Inspects, cleans, repairs, greases and adjusts large pumps and motors; operates pumps, valves, electric motors and filters; utilize SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) computer equipment; track flow of wastewater treatment and processing chemical through the treatment plant and reclaimed water distribution system; change flow-meter chart; washes and cleans bar screens and clarifier troughs; cleans, paints and maintains the wastewater plant equipment, buildings and grounds; assesses condition of plant equipment and provide appropriate follow up; utilizes a variety of work related computer programs; performs routine rotation and exercise of plant equipment; handles hazardous chemicals; and performs related work as required.

In addition to above, Wastewater Plant Operator I: Takes readings of gauges and temperatures; records readings and maintains logs; adjusts and regulates the flow of water and wastewater accordingly; collects samples and performs routine wastewater lab analyses.

In addition to above, Wastewater Plant Operator II/III: Tests equipment and warning alarms to insure proper operation.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

Wastewater Plant Operator I: Two (2) years of experience operation and maintenance of a wastewater treatment plant, including one year with a Grade I certification. Possession of a Grade II certificate may be substituted for the experience up to a maximum of one year.

Wastewater Plant Operator II/III: Two (2) years of experience in operation and maintenance of a wastewater treatment plant, including one year with a Grade II certification.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED:

ALL LEVELS: Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid and appropriate California Driver's License.

Wastewater Plant Operator I: Possession of Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Grade II certificate.

Wastewater Plant Operator II/III: Possession of Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Grade III certificate.

Salary: $4,163 to $6,030 Monthly

Apply by April 24, 2020, 11:59 p.m.

Learn More/Apply: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/lompocca/jobs/2738621/wastewater-plant-operator-series

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