WRD Operator 1, 2 or 3 - WW

Title:WRD Operator 1, 2 or 3 - WW
Post Date:12/28/16
Location:Clermont County Ohio
Details:: WRD Operator 1 WW: Under minimal supervision operates treatment plants and process control equipment in compliance with regulatory requirements utilizing skills and knowledge. Makes independent operational decisions, adjusting work where necessary to insure compliance with all State and Federal statues, County Rules and Regulations, and Water Resources Department operational needs. Representative duties include: Performs any task necessary for the efficient operation of wastewater treatment facilities. Performs necessary tasks needed to insure compliance with all regulations. Makes operational changes necessary to obtain the highest standards of treatment possible. Maintains treatment plant system components. Performs general housekeeping duties. Remains current on technological advancements. Assists maintenance staff with corrective and preventative maintenance tasks. May be required to operate a county vehicle in the performance of essential duties.
Works alone or with other persons in short- or long-term team projects to resolve problems or conflicts in any area of county operations or to complete assigned projects at the direction of any county supervisor or Department Head when assigned. Participates in cross-training and maintains proficiency in area of cross-training as necessary. New and other related duties as assigned. Reports safety/risk management issues to immediate supervisor.
WRD Operator 2 WW: Under minimal supervision operates treatment plants and process control equipment in compliance with regulatory requirements utilizing skills and knowledge. Makes independent operational decisions, adjusting work where necessary to insure compliance with all Agency, State, and Federal statues, County Rules and Regulations and Water Resources Department operational needs. Representative duties include: Performs any task necessary for the efficient operation of Water Treatment facilities. Performs necessary tasks needed to insure compliance with all regulations. Makes operational changes necessary to obtain the highest standards of treatment possible. Maintains treatment plant system components. Performs general housekeeping duties. Remains current on technological advancements. Assists maintenance staff with corrective and preventative maintenance tasks. Assists in budget preparation and tracking. May be required to operate a county vehicle in the performance of essential duties.
Works alone or with other persons in short- or long-term team projects to resolve problems or conflicts in any area of county operations or to complete assigned projects at the direction of any county supervisor or Department Head when assigned. Participates in cross-training and maintains proficiency in area of cross-training as necessary. New and other related duties as assigned. Reports safety/risk management issues to immediate supervisor.
WRD Operator 3 WW: Under minimal supervision operates treatment plants and process control equipment in compliance with regulatory requirements utilizing skills and knowledge. Makes independent operational decisions, adjusting work where necessary to insure compliance with all State and Federal statues, County Rules and Regulations, and Sewer District operational needs. Representative duties include: Performs any task necessary for the efficient operation of water treatment facilities. Performs necessary tasks needed to insure compliance with all regulations. Makes operational changes necessary to obtain the highest standards of treatment possible. Maintains treatment plant system components. Performs general housekeeping duties. Remains current on technological advancements. Assists maintenance staff with corrective and preventative maintenance tasks. Assists in budget preparation and tracking. May be required to operate a county vehicle in the performance of essential duties.
Works alone or with other persons in short- or long-term team projects to resolve problems or conflicts in any area of county operations or to complete assigned projects at the direction of any county supervisor or Department Head when assigned. Participates in cross-training and maintains proficiency in area of cross-training as necessary. New and other related duties as assigned. Reports safety/risk management issues to immediate supervisor.
Qualifications:WRD Operator 1 WW: High school diploma or GED equivalent. Must be able to obtain a valid Ohio Class 1 Wastewater Operators License as issued by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (OEPA) within two years of appointment. Must possess basic skills in mathematics, including ability to calculate fractions, decimals, and percentages; perform simple addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. Must be able to adapt to changing regulations and situations in order to maximize efficiency. This position involves exposure to extreme temperatures, loud noises, fumes and inclement weather. This work involves moderate lifting, pushing, pulling, crouching, stooping and bending activities as well as use of all major muscle groups for sustained periods of time. Working in close proximity to motorized equipment and tools require normal vision and hearing acuity. Must have and maintain a valid drivers license.
WRD Operator 2 WW: High school diploma or GED equivalent. Possession of valid Ohio Class 2 Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators License. Three years of increasingly responsible experience in wastewater treatment plant operations. Must be enthusiastic, team oriented, and possess the leadership skills to work smoothly with all staff members. Must be able to understand and follow County safety procedures. Must be able to adapt to changing regulations and situations in order to maximize efficiency. This position involves exposure to extreme temperatures, loud noises, fumes and inclement weather. This work involves moderate lifting, pushing, pulling, crouching, stooping and bending activities as well as use of all major muscle groups for sustained periods of time. Working in close proximity to motorized equipment and tools require normal vision and hearing acuity. Must have and maintain a valid drivers license.
WRD Operator 3 WW: High school diploma or GED equivalent. Possession of valid Ohio Class 3 Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators License. Five years of increasingly responsible experience in wastewater treatment plant operations. Must be enthusiastic, team oriented, and possess the leadership skills to work smoothly with all staff members. Must be able to understand and follow County safety procedures. Must be able to adapt to changing regulations and situations in order to maximize efficiency. This position involves exposure to extreme temperatures, loud noises, fumes and inclement weather. This work involves moderate lifting, pushing, pulling, crouching, stooping and bending activities as well as use of all major muscle groups for sustained periods of time. Working in close proximity to motorized equipment and tools require normal vision and hearing acuity. Must have and maintain a valid drivers license.
--or education, training and/or experience in an amount equal to the Minimum Qualifications stated above
Military education and experience may be substituted for college and vocational certificate level course work on a case by case basis based on the American Council on Education (ACE) Military Guide recommendations. For consideration please include a military transcript with your application.
May Be Required to Demonstrate Proficiency by testing. "R" = Required Pre-Hire; "D" = Desired, may be available Post-Hire.
Communications Skills R
Team Building Skills R
Computer Skills R
Microsoft Applications R
Defensive Driving D
Mandated Ohio EPA Certification - R
Comments:TO APPLY: Applicants must complete an on-line application @ http://www.clermontcountyohio.gov/ to be considered. A Cover letter and Resume must be attached.

Employer:Clermont County Water Resources
Contact:Darlene Swartz
4400 Haskell Lane
Batavia, Ohio 45103

Phone: (513) 732-7947
Fax: (513) 732-7310
Email: mailto:dxswartz@clermontcountyohio.gov
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