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Wastewater Operator- Travel in Westlake, LA at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 9/4/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Westlake, LA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/4/2018

Job Description

*This job requires travel 100% of the time.*

Job Summary:
This position will be operating and maintaining an industrial pre-treatment wastewater plant for a high-paced production facility to meet discharge permit requirements.  The individual will operator and maintain process equipment, chemical feed systems, conduct laboratory analysis and monitor tanker truck loading.

Main Responsibilities:
  • Must have the ability to read, write, and comprehend English for operational, process, safety, and QA/QC instructions.
  • Must demonstrate a commitment to safety policies, procedures, and willingness to reach a GoalZero safety culture.
  • Must possess basic computer skills for data entry and process control.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to work independently and have a basic understanding of pumps, valves, mixers, conveyors, measure/control devices, lab testing equipment, and material handling.
  • Must consistently demonstrate the ability to learn and independently operator and maintained assigned process equipment to meet or exceed processing and quality targets.
  • Must have the ability to perform basic mathematical calculations.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to work in team environment and willingness to assume additional or new responsibilities to support a 100% “team first” mind set. 
  • Must be willing to work 12-hour shifts (both day or night), weekends, and holidays if required.
  • Must be willing to work overtime or unscheduled shifts if required.


Job Requirements

Qualifications:​ ​
  • Physical Requirements:​  Pass medical and drug test..
  • Educational:​  ​High school diploma required.
  • Must possess a valid U.S. Drivers License in good standing.
  • Must pass a criminal background check.
  • A Level I DNREC Wastewater License is preferred. 
  • Previous wastewater experience is preferred, but previous experience working in an industrial environment is must.