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O&M Technician Lead in Portland, OR at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 2/19/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Portland, OR
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Veolia is the largest sustainable environmental solutions organization globally. With over 176,000 employees worldwide, we specialize in water, waste and energy management.

Operation and Maintenance Technician Lead
Full time

Oregon Grade 3 Waste Water Treatment Operator certificate

Job Duties:

Consistently leads an assigned team to operate wastewater treatment, processing, disposal and testing equipment in wastewater treatment facility to purify water to meet permit requirements and operational requirements.

Job Requirements

High School education or equivalent with the ability to read, write and comprehend English (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.

Over three years experience in a related position and environment with knowledge of the methods, techniques, and practices of water/wastewater treatment. Regulatory Knowledge (RCRA, CERCLA), and knowledge of Title V – NESHAPS.
Demonstrates ability to mentor, coach and train others to identify cost effective solutions.
Must demonstrate ability to use computer programs for preparing work orders, work related reports, charts, graphs and data submittal requirements.
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 all machines and equipment meeting or exceeding processing and quality targets under general supervision.
Must demonstrate ability to efficiently operate all equipment in facility which may include pumps, engines, centrifuge, generators, valves, gates, mixers, conveyors, blowers, dryers, chemical feed, odor control, disinfection equipment, vacuum filters, belt presses and measuring devices, testing equipment, material handling equipment.
Must have the ability to diagnose process problems regardless of complexity, troubleshoot process control instrumentation equipment and related systems and take corrective action within policy and procedure limitations.
Must demonstrate ability to work in a team environment and willingness to assume additional or new responsibilities readily.
Must be available for on-call three nights per workweek outside of normally scheduled work hours to address alarm conditions.
Must possess a valid driver’s license and a safe driving record.