Wastewater Operator in Irwindale, CA at Davis Wire

Date Posted: 4/13/2024

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Irwindale, CA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Primary Responsibilities

  • Operates wastewater system in compliance with applicable state and federal regulations.
  • Troubleshoot technical and operational systems.
  • Performs maintenance of wastewater systems. Perform assigned general housekeeping duties. Maintains and calibrates hand-held and on-line monitoring equipment and treatment equipment as required.
  • Follows company’s Environmental, Health, and Safety Policies, and reports unsafe conditions.
  • Takes and records system operation readings according to prescribed schedules. Creates Regulatory reports.
  • Maintains daily logs and records plant operating data.
  • Working with other operators, supervisors, and maintenance to correct discovered problems.
  • Maintains a clean and orderly workspace.
  • Performs miscellaneous work as assigned.
  • Working conditions include exposure to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles including hazardous chemicals.
  • Job description, Essential Duties and Responsibilities are subject to change at any time. Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned.

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Minimum of 2 years related experience preferred.
  • Minimally, must have Grade 1 California Wastewater Treatment Operator Certificate (RWQCB) or a Grade 1 CWEA Certificate in Collection System Maintenance, Environmental Compliance Inspection, Plant Maintenance or Industrial Waste Treatment or a California Department of Health Services Certification in Distribution (D1) or Treatment (T1

 Physical Requirements

  • Push pull and/or move up to 40 pounds.
  • Regularly climb stairs and ladders.
  • Must be dependable and able to work independently.
  • Familiar with basic hand tools and power tools.
  • Required to use all personal protective equipment (company provided) in compliance with OSHA regulations.

This is a union position. New hires are required to pay a union initiation fee to the local union. Upon passing probation, new hires will join the union and will be required to pay monthly union dues.