Water / Wastewater Operator
The Village of Burton is seeking qualified individuals for Water/Wastewater Operator Full Time Position Pay dependent upon certification and experience Posted June 4, 2021 until filled.
Job Description: Under general supervision of the Utilities Supervisor, operates treatment plant in accordance with EPA regulations and requirements and maintains related equipment. Performs task related to the repair of equipment; maintenance of buildings and grounds and other related maintenance task of the Village of Burton Treatment Facilities and their connecting infrastructure as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of operations and maintenance of wastewater/water treatment facilities and mechanical and electrical equipment. Skill in use of basic laboratory equipment and hand tools; power tools/equipment. Ability to understand and follow operating instructions; conduct routine sampling procedures and laboratory analysis; perform calculations and perform a variety of manual labor tasks including working indoors and outdoors environments; lifting, carrying, pushing or pulling of moderately heavy objects and materials. Working in confined spaces, climbing ladders and at times regular sustained performance of moderately physically demanding work. Ability to work overtime, weekends and on call as needed.
Minimum Qualifications: • High school diploma or GED • Currently have Ohio EPA wastewater class I certification or be able to obtain a class I certification within 1 year of employment in both Water and Wastewater. • Pass a physical, as well as a drug test and background check. • Valid Ohio driver’s license Benefits include OPERS, 2 weeks’ vacation after 1 year, and paid medical.
The Village of Burton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.