Wastewater Operations Shift Supervisor in San Diego, CA at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 8/11/2020

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Job Description

Job Summary: 
  • The Operations Supervisor supervises ten full time employees at the treatment facility.
  • This position plans and coordinates activities of workers to operate and maintain wastewater treatment, processing, disposal and testing equipment in wastewater treatment facility to treat wastewater to meet permit requirements and operational requirements and prepares relevant reports to the management, to the client and to the regulatory authorities.

Job Requirements

  • Must have a valid Grade III WWTP Operator Certification from the California SWRCB; must have been effective a minimum of one (1) year.
  • A minimum of five (5) years combined experience in the management and operations, cost control, data management and trend analyses of activated sludge with aeration tanks wastewater treatment facilities of equal or greater size and complexity to the above described facilities.
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience as an on-site Grade IV Operations
  • Supervisor for activated sludge with aeration tanks facility of equal or greater size and complexity to the above described facilities or a minimum of five (5) years of experience as shift supervisor at the SBIWTP.
  • Degree in related field (24 credits in Chemistry is a plus) or equivalent related experience.
  • Must have a comprehensive understanding of wastewater treatment processes, maintenance strategy and laboratory procedures.
  • Must demonstrate effective skills in troubleshooting, problem solving and team building. Ingenuity and initiative are required to coordinate problem resolution and to execute the schedule requirements within a team environment.
  • Must have general knowledge of budget preparation and understanding of cost control.
  • Demonstrated good verbal communications and interpersonal skills in order to interface with and motivate all levels of personnel.
  • Demonstrated ability to prepare accurate, timely, effective, complete and easily understood written communications and reports. 


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