2020-03-02 2020-04-06

Water Quality Specialist

City of Morgan Hill
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Morgan Hill, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 54652
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Morgan Hill, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 54652
  • Organization Website

Summary
Under general supervision of the Utility Systems Manager, is responsible to assist and advise in development, implementation, and maintenance of drinking water and wastewater system quality control standards. Lead the development and implementation of backflow and cross connection control, water quality monitoring, and water management plans as directed. Assist in the operation of Water and Wastewater Systems programs including sampling plans, backflow device management, regulatory reporting, and sample collection. Prepare technical reports as directed.

Qualification Requirements
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Education & Experience:
Possess an Associate degree or 60 semester units from an accredited college with major coursework in chemistry, biology, microbiology or related field is highly desired

Three years of work experience in water production and treatment is required.

Licenses & Certificates:
Must possess a valid Class C California driver's license in conformance with adopted City driving standards

Possess a California Water Treatment Operator Grade II certificate from Department of Health Services.

Possess a California Water Distribution Grade III certificate from California State Department of Water Services.

Possess a Backflow Prevention Testers Certificate issued by the AWWA and USC Cross Connection Control Certificate.

Successfully complete a Pulmonary Function Test and be certified to wear a respirator at time of hire.

Salary: $79,188 to $101,052 Annually

Close Date: Continuous

Learn More/Apply: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/morganhillca/jobs/2723046/water-quality-specialist

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