Wastewater Technician



Job Type

Date Posted

February 16, 2024

Posted By

Michael Ayres

Wastewater Technician Job Description

TriMech is currently supporting a local client with a candidate to provide operational support for a continuous 24 hour / 7-day operation to supply appropriate incoming water, ensure proper disposal of site waste, discharge of permit compliant wastewater and operation of the Natural Treatment System.

Job Responsibilities

  • Monitoring water flows from production to the power house and making required process control changes to provide optimum operation of the wastewater treatment facility, ensuring compliance with all Federal and State regulations and company policy
  • Ensuring efficient operation of the solid waste system by optimizing the sludge press operation to provide desirable bio-solids for composting
  • Collecting samples, perform chemical and physical analysis and interpret data for operational control • Supporting Environment Management System activities to ensure E4 status is maintained
  • Ensuring the proper operation of all equipment associated with both the water and wastewater treatment facilities, through monitoring outputs, writing work notifications, and the accurate documentation of records
  • Complying with the Storm Water Permit by monitoring rain events and collecting required quarterly samples
  • Ensure compliance with all Federal and State regulations and company safety policy
  • Ensure efficient operation of the Natural Treatment System

Ideal Candidate

  • Possess at a minimum a State of Virginia Class 3 Wastewater License
  • Demonstrates proficiency in the operation of dissolved oxygen meters, pH meters and chlorine analyzers • Strong troubleshooting skills in the areas of pumps, valves and various wastewater treatment equipment
  • Ability to make clear, concise, and accurate date entries on worksheets and logbooks to meet state and quality system requirements • Proficient computer skills in Word, Excel with the ability to learn the Delta V Control System
  • Ability to lift up to 75 pounds and comfortable working in a hazardous chemical environment.

Call 888.874.6324 to speak with TriMech Client Executive Michael Ayres about this role and related job opportunities.

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