2020-03-26 2020-04-24

Water Plant Operator Series

City of Lompoc
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Lompoc, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 54919
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Lompoc, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 54919
  • 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: Operates a water treatment plant; maintain the daily water requirements of the distribution system; maintain constant vigil over all equipment of the plant to see that it is functioning properly; regulate chemical feeders to maintain proper treatment of water; take samples of raw water and treated water; perform basic laboratory tests and analysis; keep accurate records of plant operations; regulate plant operation to meet changes in raw water quality; assist in the repair and replacement of equipment; operate plant in accordance with all safety and health regulations; operate forklifts and other City vehicles; and perform related work as required.

In addition to above, Water Plant Operator II: Troubleshoot operations and maintenance problems; may train and direct the work of others.

TYPICAL QUALIFICATIONS
Include any combination of training, education and experience which demonstrates an ability to perform the duties of the position. They typical qualifying entrance background is:

EXPERIENCE:

Water Plant Operator I: One (1) year of experience in water treatment operation or maintenance AND possession of a valid California State Public Health Grade II Water Plant Operator certification is required.

Water Plant Operator II: Three (3) years of experience in water treatment operation or maintenance AND possession of a valid California State Public Health Grade III Water Plant Operator certification is required.

LICENSE REQUIRED: All Levels - Possession of a valid and appropriate California Driver's License.

CERTIFICATION REQUIRED: Issued by California State Public Health Department

Water Plant Operator I: Grade II Water Treatment Certification

Water Plant Operator II: Grade III or higher Water Treatment Certification

Salary: $4,371 to $5,767 Monthly

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

Learn More/Apply: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/lompocca/jobs/2738633/water-plant-operator-series

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