Operator I- Myerstown, PA in Work From Home - PA at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 3/17/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Operate and maintain the equipment in a water treatment facility in order to purify water, which may include
removing solids from the water and domestic and industrial pollutants.
 Perform job duties in a safe manner compliant with policies, procedures and practices.
 Model professional behavior; report to work as scheduled, on time and prepared to work.
 Work flexible schedule that may include nights, weekends and holidays.
 Work 8 hour shifts.
 Conduct laboratory analytical testing for product quality assurance/ control; and routine tests
 Operate, maintain, install and repair (automatic and semi-automatic machines) equipment including pumps,
valves, gates, mixers, chemical feed, dust collector and odor control systems
 Monitor control panels, adjusts valves and gates.
 Monitor flow meters, gauges, flow ratios, pressures and related controls through instrument panels, computer
terminals and programmable logic control units in assigned area.
 Monitor and document operating conditions/observations and data in shift log daily
 Diagnose basic operational problems and take corrective action per procedure.
 Verify and report suspected malfunctions and variances to supervisor or designee and take corrective
 Ability to work independently in compliance with given instructions and direction.
 Perform grab and go field tests in order to adjust chemical dosages for processes.
 Comply with appearance and dress policies to ensure a safe and professional work environment.
 Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) as defined by policy, work practices, and customer.
 Maintain a safe, neat and clean work environment this includes: work area and equipment.
 Work effectively in team environment and provide support and assistance to others.
 Commitment to promoting and creating a safety culture and positive work environment.
 Perform other job duties as requested to support business operations.

Job Requirements

 High School diploma or GED
 Valid Driver’s License and maintain throughout employment
 One year of work experience
 Work effectively in diverse team environments that are dynamic.
 Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
 Read and comprehend instructions/signs/directions in English.
 Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations
 Proficient using PC, email and word processing software
 Pass drug screens, physical and safety sensitive background check.
 Ability to focus with attention to detail to complete tasks safely and correctly
 Demonstrate ability to learn and then independently operate equipment which
may include pumps, engines, centrifuge, generators, valves, gates,
mixers, conveyors, blowers, dryers, chemical feed, odor control,
disinfection equipment, sludge processing filters, belt presses and
measuring/control devices, testing equipment and material handling
Work Environment:
 Spends 100% of the time in operations environment. May need to work outside in inclement weather
 Will need to be available in the event of an emergency during after-hours call-ins.
Possible Work Hazards:
 May be exposed to possible operations hazards including fumes, toxic and caustic chemicals, heavy
machinery, high pressure, hot or cold work environment temperatures, slippery surfaces, water hazards and
electrical equipment.
 Will be working with heavy equipment and piping.
Physical Demands:
 Amount of time spent – Standing 25%, Walking 75% for as many as five miles per shift.
 Wear required personnel protective equipment including; gloves, respirators, safety glasses, foot protection
and hard hat.
 Lift, push, pull or carry up to 50 lbs. and up to 100 lbs. with assistance.
 Sit periodically and for extended periods of time; climb ladders and stairs, reach below knees and above
shoulders; kneel and crawl to access work areas.
 Stand, walk, bend, stoop; reach forward and grasp – manipulate fingers to pick up and hold items.
 Balance while walking on wet and slick surfaces, metal grates, narrow platforms/pathways, and uneven
 Able to walk in industrial work environment safely, avoiding temporary and permanent installments of
structures and equipment.
 Able to walk across pathways with open enclosures at heights of 10 to 25 feet.
 Able to hear safety alarms/horns in industrial environment
 Drive company vehicle to perform duties.
 Will need to do minor to moderate maintenance on the various equipment in the plant. This includes but not
limited to PVC, small pumps, metal pipe and industrial equipment.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.