The Bergaila Companies Jr. Water/Wastewater Operator - #12876 in Americus, Georgia

We are seeking a Jr. Water/Wastewater Operator for assignment in Americus, Georgia. The selected candidate will perform a variety of tasks in the operation and maintenance of a water/wastewater treatment plant including: maintenance of equipment, quality control/testing and day-to-day activities on an assigned shift.

Hours are Monday - Friday, 7:00am - 4:00pm

* The rate of pay for this position will be $11.05/hr *

* This position requires a valid Georgia Water/Wastewater Certificate or License *

  • Operates treatment facilities to control flow and processing of water/ wastewater, sludge, and effluent

  • Monitors gauges, meters, and control panels

  • Observes variations in operating conditions and inter­prets meter and gauge readings

  • Operates valves and gates either manually or by remote control

  • Starts and stops pump, engines, and generators to control and adjust flow and treat­ment processes

  • Maintains shift log and records meter and gauge read­ings

  • Collects samples and performs routine laboratory tests and analyses

  • Performs routine mainte­nance functions and custodial duties

  • Makes operating decisions in absence of supervisory personnel

  • Understands and carries out oral and written directions

  • Establishes and maintains cooperative relationships with those contacted during the course of work

  • Performs other duties as required

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Possess a valid driver’s license

  • A valid Georgia Water/Wastewater Certificate or License

  • One year of experience in operating water/wastewater treatment plants

ID: 2017-3376

External Company Name: Bergaila & Associates, Inc.

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