Groundwater Treatment System Operator

Middleport, New York
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Type: Contract

Category: Industrial & Manufacturing

Job ID: 140924

Date Posted: 05/17/2019

Groundwater Treatment System Operator – Middleport, NY 14105
System One has a one year temporary position for a Groundwater Treatment System Operator to support our client in Middleport, NY 14105.  The Groundwater Treatment System Operator will function as the treatment system assistant operator, working as needed, for a ~ 20-30 gallon per minute groundwater/stormwater recovery and treatment system. The treatment system employs a number of physical and chemical treatment unit operations including: metals precipitation, air stripping and filter press. As an assistant operator, employee will work closely with other operators to ensure proper function of the system.   

REQUIRED: OSHA 40 hour HAZWOPER Certification (current 8 hour refresher)
Work Schedule: Evenings and Weekends / Possibly split shifts
Possible shift hours 5am-3pm (or) 3pm-1am
This position will supplement as second person either shift / working as needed

  1. Local candidate only (relocation is not offered)
  2. Driver’s License in good standing plus vehicle
  3. Work Schedule: Evenings and Weekends / Possibly split shifts  ( Part time position )
  4. Must clear System One and Client’s on-boarding process prior to hire
The Groundwater Treatment System Operator will have:
  • At least 5 years of experience in the operation of water, wastewater, or groundwater treatment systems or related process systems involving physical chemical treatment. ( 2- year degree and 4 years of experience )
  • Mechanical and Electrical troubleshooting and maintenance aptitude/experience essential.
  • Experience with the operation and maintenance of chemical addition systems reactors, pumping systems, mixing systems, clarification and filter press systems is a plus.
  • Knowledge of automated control systems and SCADA is a plus.
  • Experience with treatment system start-up is a plus.
  • Basic computer skills and experience with email and Microsoft office applications (Word/Excel).
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds, work in confined spaces, and work under inclement weather conditions.
  • Daily operation of treatment facilities includes operation of the pumping and controls equipment, calibration of metering and monitoring equipment, and performance of basic field laboratory tests.
  • Collect samples and maintain documentation in record logs.
  • Perform routine laboratory analytical testing associated with day-to-day operation/optimization of the treatment process.
  • Prepare required field and office reports of various activities and findings. Initiate basic reports and/or establish and maintain logs and records.
  • Develop discharge monitoring reports for signature by others.

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