O & M Technician II
Location: Lowville, NY
Nalco Water, an Ecolab Company, has an immediate need for a Plant Operator / O & M Technician for an industrial wastewater treatment facility using aerobic treatment processes in Lowville, NY. In this role you will be responsible for the operations and maintenance of the facility by playing a vital role to ensure water being treated is safe for the environment. We use cutting edge technology to provide the most effective and efficient treatment available. This is your opportunity to join a large growing company offering benefits including healthcare, 401k, a pension plan and room for career development.
Territory/Location Information: This position is based in a wastewater facility in Lowville, NY. There will be minimal travel in this position.
•Operating the plant within contractual constraints, discharge permit and directions from plant manager.
•Perform preventative & corrective maintenance.
•Take daily meter readings and make appropriate set point changes to maintain optimal performance of process.
•Collect samples; conduct analytical testing, lab analysis, and reporting.
•Updating plant manager daily on plant operations.
•General cleaning and upkeep of the facility.
•Using data collected in making process change decisions per established guidelines.
•Will work in a safe manner following corporate safety guidelines.
•Respond to off hour alarms and being on-call as scheduled.
•No immigration sponsorship offered for this role •High School diploma or GED •Able to perform mathematical calculations •History of working in a field that required autonomy and self-motivation •Ability to lift 50 lbs.
•Prior experience that required excellent communication skills •Prior experience that required excellent organizational skills •Prior experience that demonstrates a strong work ethic and ability to multi-task
•5+ years working in an industrial or municipal wastewater treatment plant.
•Prior experience performing basic process and maintenance troubleshooting •Strong mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical & instrumentation aptitude.
•Working knowledge of wastewater treatment systems and related processes •Practical computer application literacy (including Microsoft Office Suite, and ability to learn internal business systems) •Waste Water License – NYS issued •Setup permanent residence within 15 minutes of site