2020-11-11 2020-12-16

Water Operator

Georgetown County Water and Sewer District
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Georgetown, South Carolina
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 64116
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Georgetown, South Carolina
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 64116
  • Organization Website

Summary
Responsible for the operation and maintenance of the surface water treatment plant, and groundwater systems.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the daily operation and maintenance of groundwater well systems including hydrant flow operations
  • Operates the surface water treatment plant including plant start up, shut down, filter operations and instituting alternative water supply procedures with minimal supervision
  • Performs basic water treatment plant and equipment maintenance and checks
  • Observes variations in operating conditions and interprets meter and gauge readings
  • Investigates customer water service quality issues
  • Installs chlorine and ammonia cylinders and/or containers
  • Assists in performing chemical operations for the water treatment plant
  • Extracts samples and performs routine laboratory tests and analysis and completes required paperwork
  • Operates, calibrates, transports, and performs basic equipment maintenance
  • Performs operational checks on wells and treatment plants and records information on operating records and logs
  • Able to perform chemical adjustments in water treatment independently
  • Performs basic electrical functions including resetting and / or restarting equipment and changing fuses
  • Processes computer work orders
  • Performs all duties in conformance to appropriate safety and security standards

Desired Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 3 years related work experience, or a combination of education and experience as required for South Carolina “B” Water Treatment license
  • Valid SC Driver’s License required.
  • SC “Class B” Water Treatment license required
  • SC “Class C” Water Distribution license required within one year of hire

Salary: $20.41 to $25.51 Hourly

Close Date: Open until filled

To Apply: Visit www.gcwsd.com/employment

Georgetown County Water & Sewer District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sex , including pregnancy & childbirth (or related medical conditions), national origin, age, or disability.

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