Lead Drinking Water Operator #2021-18

Lake County Department of Utilities   Painesville, OH   Full-time     Maintenance
Posted on July 17, 2021

Lead Drinking Water Operator

The Lake County Department of Utilities is accepting applications for the position of Water Plant Lead Operator. Applicants must have a High School diploma or GED. A valid Ohio Driver’s license with a safe driving record and a drug screening are required. Applicant must possess the OEPA Class III Water Supply Certification. Applicants should have good working knowledge of mathematics; excellent written and verbal communication skills; basic computer skills; ability to learn principles and practices of chemistry and laboratory techniques that pertain to the methods of water treatment. This position oversees shift operations, provides on-the-job training to less experienced employees, motivates and manages performance of plant operators and assists site supervision with assigning daily responsibilities, coaching, counseling and workflow monitoring. This position will include physical labor, maintaining neat and accurate records and be available to work various shifts in a 24-hour operation including weekends and holidays. Qualified candidates should be able to multi-task, problem solve and work with various teams. Salary range, depending on qualifications, is $25.91/hour - $27.71/hour. Additional incentives for acquired certifications.

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