NJ Employer Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator in Bound Brook, New Jersey

At Woodard & Curran, there's nothing we love more than a tough engineering challenge. We handle a wide range of water and environmental issues-solving complex problems with creativity and tenacity. That's how we make a difference to our clients, people, and planet. Our company was founded on a simple concept: provide a safe and enjoyable place to work with opportunity, integrity, and commitment, and we will attract talented people. Those people are at the heart of our firm, solving some of the most pressing water and environmental challenges for our clients.Woodard & Curran draws on the experience of hundreds of certified operators across the country, backed by the knowledge and skills of hundreds more engineers, scientists, and regulatory experts, to quickly tackle the most challenging operational issues and keep treatment plants running efficiently and in full compliance. Woodard & Curran also aids employees in earning, upgrading, and keeping their certifications within the industry.Responsibilities:The ideal candidate will work directly with an experienced operator on a daily basis as part of the team. The ideal candidate should be focused and ambitious as career advancement opportunities are awarded based on performance. The successful candidate regularly participates in the daily operations and maintenance of our Industrial Wastewater Treatment facilities along with the Collection and Distribution Systems as directed by the Project Manager. This position requires the candidate to work a regular 40-hour week based on four (4) ten hour shifts of manned operation from Wednesday through Saturday from 6:30am to 4:30pm.Qualifications:High School or trade school diploma is required; an Associate's Degree is preferred.2-4 years of experience in a Water and/or wastewater treatment facility operation and maintenance; or any equivalent combination of education and experience, preferred.New Jersey Water or Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator's License, either N, S, T license preferred or the ability to obtain through the operator's exam or reciprocity a must.OSHA 40hr. HAZWOPER with current 8hr. refresher (if applicable).Ability to lift up to 60 pounds on a regular basis.Working knowledge of the principles, procedures, methods, equipment, materials, and tools employed in the operation' and maintenance of the Water and Wastewater Treatment, Collection and Distribution systems.Thorough knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions involved in water and wastewater treatment work and be able to respond to emergency call-outs as needed.Knowledge of computer applications.Ability to read, interpret, and apply instructions, drawings and specifications for work assigned.Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.A strong work ethic and team first approach are requirements for this position.Mechanical ability and overall adaptability to changing conditions and environments is required.Woodard & Curran is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.Woodard & Curran is a Drug Free Work Place.Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.PLEASE USE A WEB BROWSER OTHER THAN INTERNET EXPLORER IF YOU ENCOUNTER ISSUES (CHROME, FIREFOX, SAFARI)Woodard & Curran is an equal opportunity employer.