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Post date: Friday, February 22, 2019 - 9:23am
Company Name: Village of Whitney Point
Contact Name: Ryan Reynolds
Contact Phone: 607-237-1170
Contact Email: mayor@whitneypoint.org
Contact Fax: 607-692-2934
Description:

WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT OPERATOR DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: An incumbent in this position is responsible for the efficient maintenance and operation of a Wastewater Treatment Plant. The work is performed under the general supervision of either a higher level operator qualified to be in charge of the plant or a higher level administrator. This position may oversee the work of subordinate staff in the performance of their assigned duties. Does related work as required.

TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:

Operates, inspects, maintains and repairs pumps, motors, compressors, valves, screens, filters and other related mechanical and electrical equipment at a wastewater treatment plant; Performs laboratory and field tests on samples to determine treatment plant effectiveness and efficiency; Records readings from meters and gauges; Cleans channels, screens, tanks and other related equipment; Preparation and maintains of activity records and reports; Performs custodial duties in connection with the maintenance of the treatment plant’s buildings and grounds; Performs duties of increasing responsibility as assigned in the operation and maintenance of the wastewater treatment plant.

FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS:

Good knowledge of the principles and procedures of the maintenance and operation of a wastewater treatment plant; Working knowledge of the elementary principles of chemistry and general science as related to a wastewater treatment plant; Skill in the operation and maintenance of pumps, motors, valves, and other related mechanical and electrical equipment; Ability to read, understand and record data from meters and gauges; Ability to make routine laboratory and field tests of treatment plant samples; Ability to understand and carry out verbal and written instructions; WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT OPERATOR –CONTD 2 Ability to get along well with others; Mechanical aptitude; Good judgement; Dependability; Alertness; MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from high school or possession of an equivalency diploma and successful completion of the required wastewater treatment operator course.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT AT TIME OF APPOINTMENT: Possession of the required 3A certificate as issued by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, 6NYCRR Part 650.11, appropriate to the plant.

NOTE: Incumbents in this position may be required to be on call/respond to emergencies on weekends, evenings and holidays.

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Post date: Friday, February 15, 2019 - 8:27am
Company Name: Binghamton-Johnson City Joint Sewage Board
Contact Name: Michele Cuevas
Contact Phone: 607-729-2975 ext. 25
Contact Email: bjcwwtp@stny.rr.com
Contact Fax: 607-729-3041
Description:

WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT SUPERINTENDENT Salary Range  $76,653-$90,181.00

 

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: This is a responsible technical and administrative position in charge of the complete operation of a Wastewater Treatment Plant with a point score of 76 or greater. The work is performed under the general direction of the Binghamton-Johnson City Joint Sewage Board and involves the supervision over the plant personnel. Does related work as required.

 

Typical Work Activities:

Supervises the operation of the plant to assure the most efficient and economical use of equipment, supplies and personnel; Makes daily inspection of plant and plant machinery; Makes or supervises necessary tests for control of plant operation; Supervises the maintenance and repair of machinery; Assigns plant personnel to shifts; Instructs and supervises operators, trainees and other subordinate employees; Maintains inventory of supplies, chemicals and equipment; Requisitions materials; Maintains records and prepares periodic reports on the operation of the plant.

 

FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES & PERSONAL

CHARACTERISTICS: Thorough knowledge of the practices used and equipment required in the operation and maintenance of a Wastewater Treatment Plant with a point score of 76 or greater; good knowledge of the operations of a modern Wastewater Treatment Plant; good knowledge of the principles and applications of physics, chemistry and bacteriology as applied to wastewater treatment and disposal; ability to supervise the operation and repair of pumps, valves and related mechanical and electrical equipment; ability to make routine laboratory and field  tests for control of plant operation; ability to plan and supervise the work of subordinates; mechanical aptitude; ability to operate a personal computer and utilize common office software programs including word processing, spreadsheet, and database at an acceptable rate of accuracy and speed; physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

 

1.    Graduation from an accredited university or school with a bachelor of science degree with thirty credit hours of math and/or science or graduation from an accredited university or school with a bachelor of arts degree with thirty credit hours of math and/or science; and

 

2.    Satisfactory completion of an appropriate course of instruction by the Commissioner, Department of Environmental Conservation and not less than two years of satisfactory experience in the actual operation of a wastewater treatment plant with a point score of 76 or greater, and facilities of the appropriate type; and

 

3.    The ability to conduct the routine laboratory and field tests required for the control of the operation of a wastewater treatment plant with such facilities.

 

Grade 4 can use one of the following options to meet the minimum education requirements:

The operating experience discussed under these options is required in addition to the approved operating experience.

 

QUALIFYING OPTIONS FOR GRADE 4 OPERATORS: (Must also have required duration of approved experience-two (2) years):

a)    BS degree with thirty credit hours of math and/or science from duly accredited university or school, or

b)    BA degree with thirty credit hours of math and/or science from a duly accredited university or school, or

c)    AAS degree from a duly accredited university or school in NYSDEC approved curriculum, plus eighteen months operating experience at a wastewater treatment plant, or

d)    AAS degree from a duly accredited university or school plus three years operating experience at a wastewater treatment plant, or

e)    AA degree with thirty credit hours of math and/or science from a duly accredited university or school, plus three years of operating experience at a wastewater treatment plant, or

f)    High school or equivalence diploma and 6 years operating experience at a wastewater treatment plant.

 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

Must obtain and maintain operator license or certificate during the entire length of appointment. Wastewater Treatment Plant with a point score of 76 or greater.

The candidate must possess a Grade 4 Certification issued under the provisions of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.

Definitions:

Operating experience:

Is defined as work experience at a wastewater treatment plant with a SPDES permit. A  minimum of fifty (50) percent of the work experience must include hands-on operation of all unit processes at the WWTP.

Approved Operating Experience:

Is defined as work experience at a wastewater treatment plant with a SPDES permit having the same or higher point score for which certification is being sought. A minimum of fifty (50) percent of the experience must include hands-on operating of all unit processes at the WWTP.

 

Send Resume to: Binghamton-Johnson City Joint Sewage Board

4480 Vestal Road

Vestal, NY 13850

Applications may be picked up at the facility or you may call Michele at

607-729-2975 ext. 25

Post date: Friday, February 15, 2019 - 8:23am
Company Name: Binghamton-Johnson City Joint Sewage Board
Contact Name: Michele Cuevas
Contact Phone: 607-729-2975 ext. 25
Contact Email: bjcwwtp@stny.rr.com
Contact Fax: 607-729-3041
Description:

ASSISTANT WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT SUPERINTENDENT Salary Range $67,670-$79,612.00

 

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: The work involves assisting the Superintendent of the Wastewater Treatment Plant in the administration, operation and maintenance of a Wastewater Treatment Plant with a point score of 76 or greater. The incumbent assumes overall responsibility for the operation of the plant in the absence of the Superintendent. The work is performed under the general supervision of the Superintendent with wide leeway allowed for planning work methods in dealing with emergency situations.

Supervision is exercised over subordinate plant personnel. Does related work as required.

 

TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:

Assists in supervising the operation of the plant to assure the most efficient and economical use of equipment, supplies and personnel; Makes daily inspection of plant and plant machinery; Makes or supervises necessary tests for control of plant operation; Repairs or supervises the repair of machinery; Instructs and supervises operators, trainees and other subordinate employees; Assists in assigning plant personnel to shifts; Prepares payrolls, maintenance records, and correspondence; Conducts periodic examinations of plant equipment and directs necessary repairs and maintenance; Assists in supervising the treatment and disposal of wastewater; Assists in maintaining inventories and supplies, chemicals, and equipment; Assists in purchasing of equipment, chemicals, and other operating supplies.

 

FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL  CHARACTERISTICS:

Thorough knowledge of the practices used and equipment required in the operation and maintenance of the Wastewater Treatment Plant with a point score of 76 or greater; good knowledge of the operations of a modern wastewater treatment plant; good knowledge of the principles and applications of physics, chemistry and bacteriology as applied to wastewater treatment and disposal; ability to supervise the operation and repair of pumps, valves and related mechanical and electrical equipment; ability to make routine laboratory and   field tests for control of plant operation; ability to plan and supervise the work of subordinates; mechanical aptitude; Ability to operate a personal computer and utilize common office software programs including word processing, spreadsheet, and database at an acceptable rate of accuracy and speed; physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

 

1.    Graduation from an accredited college or university with an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in a New York State Department of Environmental Conservation approved curriculum; and

 

2.    Completion of an appropriate course of instruction approved by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation; and Not less than eighteen months of satisfactory experience in the actual operation of a wastewater treatment plant with a point score of 56 or greater, and facilities of the appropriate type; and

 

3.    The ability to conduct the routine laboratory and field tests required for the control of the operation of a wastewater treatment plant with such facilities.

 

Grade 3 can use one of the following options of meet the minimum education requirements:

 

The operating experience discussed under these options is required in addition to the approved operating experience.

 

QUALIFYING OPTIONS FOR GRADE 3 OPERATIONS: (Must also have required duration of approved operating experience-18 months).

a)    AAS degree from a duly accredited university or school in a NYSDEC approved curriculum, or

b)    AAS degree from a duly accredited university or school, plus eighteen months operating experience at a wastewater treatment plant, or

c)    AA degree with thirty credit hours of math and/or science from a duly accredited university or school, plus eighteen months operating experience at a wastewater treatment plant, or

d)    High school equivalency diploma and three years of operating experience at a wastewater treatment plant.

 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

Wastewater Treatment Plant with a point score of 76 or greater The candidate must possess a Grade 3 certification issued under the provisions of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation with 6 and one half years experience, and must obtain a Grade 4 certificate within 18 months and maintain the certificate during the entire length of appointment.

 

DEFINITIONS:

Operating Experience:

Is defined as work experience at a wastewater treatment plant with a SPDES permit. A minimum of fifty (50) percent of the work experience must include hands-on operation of all unit processes at the WWTP.

Approved Operating Experience:

Is defined as work experience at a wastewater treatment plant with a SPDES permit having the same of higher point score for which certification is being sought. A minimum of fifty (50) percent of the experience must include hands-on operations of all unit processes at the WWTP.

 

Send Resume to: Binghamton-Johnson City Joint Sewage Board

4480 Vestal Road

Vestal, NY 13850

Applications may be picked up at the facility or you may call Michele at 607-729-2975 ext. 25

Post date: Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 9:16am
Company Name: Town Of Peru
Contact Name: Courtney J. Tetrault
Contact Phone: 518-643-8125
Contact Email: ctetrault@perutown.com
Contact Fax:
Description:

Maintenance worker 1 / 2 if qualified. Please go to www.perutown.com for job description and application. 

Post date: Friday, January 25, 2019 - 10:45am
Company Name: Village Of Waverly
Contact Name: Michele Wood
Contact Phone: 607-565-8106
Contact Email: waverlywwtp@gmail.com
Contact Fax: 607-565-8109
Description:

Wastewater Treatment Plant Laborer
Duties:

Assists in the operation and maintenance of the wastewater treatment plant during an assigned shift. Does related work as required.

Distinguishing Features:

Preforms work under the direct supervision of the plant operator or other operations personnel. Learns the duties and routines necessary for the proper operation and maintenance of the wastewater treatment plant. Is expected to become proficient in various tasks and carry them out independently when qualified.

Illustrative examples of work:

Learns and/or assists in starting and stopping pumps,motors,air compressors,and related machinery and equipment Learns to and/or assists in taking samples,in recording readings from meters and gauges. Learns to and/or assists in making necessary tests for control of plant operation. Preforms custodial duties in and around plant.

Required knowledge and skills:

Knowledge of basic chemistry and basic science is desirable but not necessary. Ability to learn principles and procedures relating to the operation and maintenance of a wastewater treatment plant. Ability to understand and follow written and/or oral instructions. Mechanical aptitude to learn,alertness,dependability,together with a desire to learn and progress.

Minimum Qualifications:

Graduation from High School or possession of an Equivalency Diploma. 

Possession of a valid Drivers License.

Post date: Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 8:21am
Company Name: Village of Alexandria Bay
Contact Name: Molly Briere
Contact Phone: 315-482-9902
Contact Email: Alexandriabayvillageoffices@gmail.com
Contact Fax: 315-482-5160
Description:

WATER TREATMENT PLANT OPERATOR JOB DESCRIPTION High School Graduation CLASS II A License Familiar with D.E. Filtration.

Operates pumps, valves, motors, and gauges.

Performs maintenance work and makes minor repairs to machinery and equipment Records readings of meters and gauges.

Regulates and adjusts chlorinators.

Back wash filters.

Takes samples of water for testing.

Makes necessary tests for control of plant operation.

Assists in the instruction of Trainees.

Supervises the work of laborers and other subordinate employees.

Keeps a log of plant operations and related records.

Performs custodial duties in connection with maintenance of buildings and grounds.

Post date: Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 8:16am
Company Name: Inframark
Contact Name: Finny Philip
Contact Phone: 215-283-3467
Contact Email: finny.philip@inframark.com
Contact Fax:
Description:

Environmental Technician needed for Newburgh, NY - Carmel, NY - Wappingers Falls, NY

The Operator is responsible for operation and maintenance of equipment in water or wastewater treatment facilities.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Operates a variety of equipment/machinery including: valves, pumps, motors, belt presses, disinfection equipment, vehicles, etc.

Conducts routine testing, monitoring and maintenance of production wells, water/wastewater unit processes and basic laboratory analyses.

Performs and documents treatment process and maintenance of treatment facility equipment. Documents plant performance including daily flow, electrical and chemical usage and dosage.

Responds to call outs and after hours emergencies to repair treatment equipment, pumps, motors, sensing devices, instrumentation and electrical support.

Ensures facilities are clean, neat and secure.

Provides customer service functions when necessary.

Other duties as assigned.

Willing to work all shifts, including: weekends, holidays, evening and 24-hour emergency on call.

Post date: Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 10:26am
Company Name: Village of Philmont
Contact Name: Kim Simmons
Contact Phone: 518-672-7032
Contact Email: clerk@philmont.org
Contact Fax: 518-672-0083
Description:

Superintendent of Public Works & Water/Wastewater Plant Chief Operator

The Village of Philmont, population 1,500, has a position available in the Water/Wastewater Department.  Applicant must have a 2A Wastewater License and a 2B New York State Water License.  Must be able to monitor the water system, repair water leaks & breaks, perform routine maintenance, Install and repair water meters, and complete reports and sampling as required.  Also, the job entails Superintendent of Public Works.  Must oversee two person highway department; road maintenance, plowing, sanding, parks, sidewalks, light tree work, solid waste, etc.  The Village is willing to train on some aspects of the position.  A CDL is necessary.  Salary is negotiable.  Contact Philmont Trustee Brian Johnson for more details at (518) 821-8082.

Post date: Friday, December 14, 2018 - 8:10am
Company Name: Village of Cold Spring
Contact Name: Jeff Vidakovice
Contact Phone: 845-265-3611
Contact Email: vcsclerk@coldspringny.gov
Contact Fax: 8452651002
Description:

THE VILLAGE OF COLD SPRING, PUTNAM COUNTY, NY, IS SEEKING QUALIFIED APPLICANTS FOR CHIEF OPERATOR OF ITS WATER/WASTEWATER TREATMENT FACILITIES.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Highly important administrative and technical position that has responsibility for long range planning; directing all operations of municipal water treatment, storage and distribution and wastewater collection and treatment.  Includes overseeing conceptualization, design and construction of multi-million-dollar infrastructure projects.

Responsible for supervision and direction of all personnel for the departments in day to day activities. Additionally, the ability to assess and coordinate emergency response to system and/or customer issues is important.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Graduation from high school, or possession of a high school equivalency diploma, and five years’ experience with at least one year in a supervisory capacity in the actual operation of Water and Wastewater Treatment Plants with the facilities for pretreatment and filtration.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Good knowledge of the practices used and equipment required in the operation and maintenance of Type A Water Treatment and Type A Wastewater Treatment Plants containing facilities for filtration with pretreatment; good knowledge of the operations of a modern water treatment plant;  good knowledge of the principles and applications of physics, chemistry and bacteriology as they relate to water purification; ability to supervise the operation and repair of pumps, valves and related mechanical and electrical equipment; ability to make routine laboratory and field tests for control of plant operation; ability to plan,  supervise and assist the work of subordinates; mechanical aptitude; alertness and dependability.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

Possession of valid NYS Grade IIA, and D Water Treatment Operator license and NYS Grade IIA Wastewater Treatment Operator license, minimally, at time of hire and continuously throughout tenure.  Valid NYS Driver’s License throughout tenure.

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO SCHEDULE AN INTERVIEW:

Contact Jeff Vidakovich, Village Clerk at 845-265-3611

Post date: Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 11:05am
Company Name: Surpass Chemical
Contact Name: Tim Clayton
Contact Phone: (518) 434-8101
Contact Email: careers@surpasschemical.com
Contact Fax: (518) 434-2798
Description:

SURPASS CHEMCIAL COMPANY, INC.

TITLE:  Water Treatment Specialist

REPORTS TO: Technical Sales Manager, General Mgr.   

DEPARTMENT: Sales                                                

LOCATION: 1254 Broadway, Albany, NY

FLSA:  Exempt                                                HOURS: 40hr /week

Summary of Position:

The water treatment specialist is responsible for growing and maintaining a territory specifically focused on municipal/industrial water/wastewater treatment. This includes providing value-added technical services on an as needed basis to existing and potential customers; including pumps, controllers, and other equipment.  Attention to detail required.

Essential Functions:

•     Develop new business opportunities independently as well as with the sales team.

•     Assist upper management with development of coordinated sales strategies, market analyses and product development.

•     Maintain strong relationships with key accounts.

•     Responsible for attainment of company sales / profit goals.

•     Expand and maintain existing business.

Additional responsibilities:

•     Take lead on value-added equipment services such as pump and controller installations.

•     Visit customer/prospect on location requiring some overnight travel.

•     Join and actively participate in trade organizations/conferences such as NYRWA, AWWA, NYWEA, etc.

•     Eventually become involved in other technical divisions of the company such as cleaning / sanitation, agriculture, and pool chemistry.

Education, Experience, And Skills Required:

•     Four year degree in technical field such as chemistry, biology, engineering.

•     Extensive experience in technical sales & knowledge of water treatment principles.

•     Ambition. Strong desire to expand product knowledge and meet sales targets.

•     Self-motivated. Ability to learn sales cycle then repeat independently.

 

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