Operator II in Palmetto, FL at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 2/22/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Palmetto, FL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    2/22/2021

Job Description

Summary: The Operator II maintains wastewater treatment, processing, disposal and testing equipment in the wastewater treatment facility to purify water to meet all permit and operational requirements. This indiviual will be responsible for the safe & efficient operation of the WWTP on all assigned shifts and will report directly to the Operations Lead, provide basic preventive & corrective maintenance as required to keep the plant in compliance at all times during assigned shifts and required to provide assistance to the maintenance team at the WWTP & associated Lift Stations.

Job Requirements

  • High School education or equivalent with the ability to communicate effectively in writing and orally (operational, process, safety and quality instructions). Must have the ability to perform basic math equations. Associate's degree in a science or technical area strongly preferred.
  • Must demonstrate proficiency in the care and use of all site specific, facility required PPE (Personal Protection Equipment), including respirators, gas detectors, confined space equipment, etc.)
  • Must consistently demonstrate the ability to operate assigned machines and equipment meeting or exceeding processing and quality targets under general supervision.
  • Must demonstrate ability to efficiently operate equipment such as 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 equipment.
  • Must have the ability to diagnose process and mechanical problems in single or multiple unit processes, troubleshoot basic equipment and take corrective action within policy and procedure limitations.
  • Must demonstrate a working ability to use computer programs for process control.
  • Must demonstrate ability to work in a team environment and willingness to assume additional or new responsibilities readily.
  • Must be able to respond to emergency calls as needed and work extended hours to accommodate site needs.
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and a safe driving record.
  • Must be able to pass a drug screen and criminal background check.
  • Requires minimum Class C wastewater license as issued by the State Of Florida Department of Environmental Protection.
  • Requires a minimum of 1 year of experience in a related position and environment with knowledge of the methods, techniques, and practices of wastewater treatment.
  • Must be able to lift and carry a minimum of 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to routinely climb stairs and utilize ladders.

Veolia North America is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. 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.