Water/Wastewater Operator -or- Operator-in-Training

PeopleService, Inc. provides contract operations to small-medium sized municipalities throughout Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, Illinois and Missouri. We continue to grow by leaps and bounds, so check out our website for other openings. We have an immediate opening for an Iowa certified Class I water/wastewater operator or non-certified operator (operator-in-training) to assist in: Operating water/wastewater treatment plants through the use of control boards and machines used to transfer and treat water and wastewater.Add chemicals, such as chlorine or other liquids to ensure water is safe for consumers and wastewater does not degrade the environment.Repair and clean equipment, tanks, and other work areas.Monitor meters and gauges, as well as accurately record the readings.Collect and test water/wastewater samples, ensuring company, local, state and federal regulations are followed. Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent.Iowa Class I water or wastewater certification preferred but not required (NOTE: Salary will be based on certification and qualifications).Valid driver's license with clean record.Strong mechanical skills to repair related water equipment, such as pumps.Familiar with small hand tools and their appropriate use.Related work experience a plus, such as plumbing, pipelaying, etc.Ability to take initiative to learn the position and perform the tasks with minimal supervision.Required to live within a 10-30 minute response time.Will be required to work weekends, holidays and on-call based on a rotating schedule; therefore, must have the ability to respond to after-hour emergencies.Computer knowledge required. We offer a competitive compensation package, with an excellent benefits package that begins on date of hire. Health Dental Matching 401(k) Company-paid Life & Disability insurance Uniform allowance Relocation assistance Annual performance reviews Company vehicle to/from home/work if living within 10-mile radius of Riverside And much, much more... Iowa City Press Citizen. Keywords: Water Treatment Operator, Location: Riverside, IA - 52327
Full time
Riverside, IA 52327, US