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Post date: Monday, November 7, 2022 - 1:53pm
Company Name: Town of Fallsburg (2 positions available)
Contact Name: Mollie Messenger
Contact Phone: 845-434-8850
Contact Email: mmessenger@fallsburgny.com
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Description:

Working Foreman Position

The Town of Fallsburg, is seeking a full-time experienced and collaborative professional to fill the position of Working Foreman for its 3 Wastewater plants.

Job Requirements: Applicants must possess the skills and experience to operate the wastewater treatment plant, oversee the wastewater collection and discharge system, and directly supervise the wastewater operators and mechanic. Progressively responsible experience in a Wastewater or Public Works environment with five years of experience is preferred. Strong computer skills, experience with Sensaphone and Win911 preferred. Valid motor vehicle license. Availability to work evenings and weekends. Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trade. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with Town officials, employees, vendors, residents, and members of the public. Must also be team oriented and participate in the work of subordinates, including operation of equipment, as required to ensure proper operation of the wastewater system.

4A Chief Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator

The Town of Fallsburg, is seeking a full-time experienced and collaborative professional to fill the position of Chief Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator for its 3 Wastewater plants.

Job Requirements: Applicants must possess a minimum Grade 4A License.

Applicants must possess the skills and experience to operate the wastewater treatment plant, oversee the wastewater collection and discharge system, and directly supervise the wastewater operators and mechanic. Progressively responsible experience in a Wastewater or Public Works environment with ten years of experience is preferred. Strong computer skills, experience with Sensaphone and Win911 preferred. Valid motor vehicle license. Availability to work evenings and weekends. Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trade. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with Town officials, employees, vendors, residents, and members of the public. Must also be team oriented and participate in the work of subordinates, including operation of equipment, as required to ensure proper operation of the wastewater system.

 

Post date: Monday, November 7, 2022 - 8:36am
Company Name: Village of Mexico
Contact Name: John Power
Contact Phone: 315-963-3853
Contact Email: mexicodpw@centralny.twcbc.com
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Description:

The Village of Mexico is looking for a 2A certified chief wastewater treatment plant operator. The ideal candidate would also have a IIB water system operator’s license. We offer an extremely competitive wage and benefit package, that includes a flexible schedule, teamsters health insurance, generous time off and an opportunity to run a recently upgraded facility, that includes uv disinfection, screw press and hydrodyne bar screen.

Post date: Monday, October 31, 2022 - 10:05am
Company Name: Washington County Sewer District
Contact Name: Leah Whaley
Contact Phone: 518-747-6967
Contact Email: lwhaley@washingtoncountyny.gov
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Description:

Washington County Sewer District II is currently accepting applications for an anticipated vacancy for Supervisor of Pumping Stations and Sewers*.

This position involves responsibility for the supervision of maintenance connected with the operation of a combined sewer system.  The position involves the initiation of corrective measures and repairs in the instance of pump stations or collection system failures and emergencies.   The incumbent participates in the installation and extension of the county sewer collection system and supervises and performs daily inspections.  After hour trouble calls is not a primary function of this position but the incumbent does have to be available for afterhours non-routine emergency response.  The work is performed under the general direction of the Executive Director.

Supervision is exercised over various subordinate maintenance personnel.

Does related work as required.

*This is a Civil Service Competitive position.  Provisional appointee must take a future-dated exam when announced and be reachable on the resulting Eligible List for permanent appointment.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  Either:

a) Possession of a high school diploma or a high school equivalency diploma and two years of experience in a pumping station and/or sewer line operation and maintenance activities which shall have included one year of mechanical and electrical equipment maintenance and repair; OR

b) Four years of experience in pumping station and/or sewer line operation and maintenance activities which shall have included one year of mechanical and electrical equipment maintenance and repair.

RATE OF PAY:  $30.84/hour plus excellent benefits and NYS Retirement

Job Description and Employment Application can be found at:
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Employment Opportunities
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Qualified applicants may submit an application to:

Washington County Sewer District II

383 Broadway, Fort Edward NY 12828

Email:  lwhaley@WashingtonCountyNY.gov

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Washington County is an equal opportunity employer. 

Post date: Monday, October 31, 2022 - 10:05am
Company Name: Town of Bethlehem
Contact Name: Mary Tremblay-Glassman
Contact Phone: 518-439-4955 ext. 1127
Contact Email: mtremblay@townofbethlehem.org
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Description:

The Town of Bethlehem, New York is seeking a new team member to work at our wastewater/sewer treatment facilities in Selkirk, NY.  The titles being considered for this appointment are Laborer, Sewer Treatment Plant Operator Trainee, and Sewer Treatment Plant Operator.  The title to be selected will be based upon the selected candidate's prior experience and operator's license status.  All titles are full-time, with 40 hours per week, and periodic overtime associated with being on-call and for time sensitive work as needed at the facility.

Minimum Qualifications:

Laborer: This is an entry level position with no specific requirements in education or experience.

Sewage Treatment Plant Operator Trainee: Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma.

Sewage Treatment Plant Operator: Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma; completion of an appropriate course of instruction approved by the Public Health Council; and not less than twelve (12) months of approved operating experience.

Town benefits include paid vacation, personal time, holidays, sick time, medical and dental insurance, and New York State Retirement.

Please email your cover letter and resume by November 15, 2022 to Mary Tremblay-Glassman, Director of Human Resources, mtremblay@townofbethlehem.org 

Post date: Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 9:08am
Company Name: Town of Saugerties Water & Sewer
Contact Name: Michele Haines
Contact Phone: 845-246-8671
Contact Email: mhaines@saugertiesny.gov
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Description:

Available Job Opening

The Town of Saugerties Water and Wastewater Department is seeking applicants for the following position - Water I Wastewater Plant Maintenance Worker - Operator Trainee

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience

The applicant must be willing to learn and be able to perform preventative maintenance repairs and upkeep of the Town of Saugerties Public infrastructure and property, related to water distribution and wastewater-sewage collection systems.

Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED. Must be able to lift and carry supplies and equipment, sometimes, heavy at times. Must be able and willing to work extended hours in inclement weather. Interaction with DEC and DOH, and maintain compliance with Local, State, Federal laws, regulations and statues. Must have good reading, writing and organizational skills.

There are numerous demands that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. The application package includes additional pertinent information, a detailed description of the job stating many essential functions, responsibilities and duties.

If you would like to fill out an application, the package can be picked up in person at the Glasco Wastewater Plant Office, 234 Hudson Street, Glasco (next to the Glasco Mini-Park & Hudson River). You may also pick up an application package at the Town Clerks Office, 4 High Street, Saugerties or online at https://linkprotect.cudasvc.com/url?a=http%3a%2f%2fsaugerties.ny.us%2fwater&c=E,1,ayY1IgOAKrtLc6OiBH21uXOnYCJnZiEP71LU_qDh8aA7FM5y1ZecoLw0os-lTdRY-J5cNJqG6BBe1PHeJIxuOTB11NwR3MxKJXyOLF5jjNbOnOE,&typo=1

Application packages are available Monday thru Friday, between the hours of 9am to 4pm. Questions, please call the Water & Wastewater Dept. at 845-246-8671

 

Post date: Thursday, September 22, 2022 - 9:15am
Company Name: Town of Owego
Contact Name: Tyson Stiles
Contact Phone: : 607-223-1297
Contact Email: stilest@townofowego.com
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Description:

Description: CHIEF WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT OPERATOR DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: This is important technical and supervisory work involving responsibility for the planning, operation and maintenance of a municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant, with facilities for chemical precipitation, sludge digestion, sludge de-watering, ultimate sludge disposal, activated sludge, stabilization or oxidation process or any other biological oxidation process.  The incumbent is in responsible charge of the complete and actual operation of the wastewater treatment plant.  Dependent upon locations, general direction is received from the Director of Utilities, Superintendent of Public Works or other municipal official, through conference and review of plans.  Considerable leeway is allowed for the use of independent judgment in carrying projects into operation.  Supervision is exercised over a small number of employees involved in the operation and maintenance of the wastewater treatment plant.  Does related work as required.

TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:  (Illustrative only)

•           Supervises and maintains the operation of wastewater treatment systems in accordance with state and federal standards;

•           Supervises and participates in the installation, operation, maintenance and repair of various wastewater treatment machinery and equipment;

•           Supervises and participates in testing, analysis and reporting requirements for control of the wastewater plant operations;

•           Supervises and assists in maintaining operational and management records required by state and federal agencies, including the New York State Dept. of Environmental Conservation;

•           Supervises the treatment and disposal of sludge;

•           Makes recommendations to supervisor and prepares plans for repairs, modifications and future considerations and extensions of the wastewater system;

•           Coordinates plant operators’ shifts and instructs them in duties;

•           Performs training of departmental staff assigned to assist with wastewater treatment;

•           Maintains records of activities and prepares reports;

•           Assists in formulating policy and procedure for plant operation, in accordance with state and federal regulations;

•           Maintains inventory levels of chemicals, replacement parts and related wastewater  supplies;

•           Conducts performance evaluations on staff assigned to the wastewater treatment plant and makes recommendations regarding salary adjustments, promotions and disciplinary issues;

•           Assesses plant efficiency to determine material and employee resources required for plant operation and to develop annual plant budget;

•           Assists in negotiations as needed, to provide information upon union request;

•           Operates truck, tractor, backhoe and other types of motor equipment.

FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS:

Thorough knowledge of the practices used and the equipment required in the operation and maintenance of a Wastewater Treatment Plant, with facilities for chemical precipitation, sludge digestion, sludge de-watering, ultimate sludge disposal, activated sludge, stabilization or oxidation process or any other biological process; good knowledge of the principles and application of physics, chemistry and bacteriology as applied to wastewater treatment and disposal; skill in the operation and repair of pumps, valves and related mechanical and electrical equipment; ability to plan and supervise the work of others; ability to understand and carry out oral and written directions; ability to draw up and work from plans, specifications and sketches; ability to train others in the maintenance of a municipal wastewater system; ability to operate a motor vehicle; analytical ability; mechanical aptitude; physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

OPEN COMPETITIVE:

Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and eligibility for an appropriate Plant Operator’s certificate issued under the provisions of Part 650 of the New York State Code of Rules and Regulations.  Possession of the certificate is required at time of appointment and continuously during employment.  Qualifications for certification vary according to the Grade of Wastewater Treatment Plant, as determined by the New York State Dept. of Environmental Conservation (DEC) AND EITHER:

a) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with an Associates degree in Civil Engineering Technology or related field of study and one (1) year of full-time experience or its part-time equivalent in the operation of a wastewater treatment plant, which must have been in a supervisory capacity; OR

b) Three (3) years of full-time experience or its part-time equivalent in the operation of a wastewater treatment plant, one of which must have been in a supervisory capacity. 

PROMOTIONAL:

Candidates must be permanently employed in the competitive class (or allocated to non-competitive class in accordance with section 55A of Civil Service Law) in the Village or Town and must have served continuously on a permanent basis for twelve (12) months immediately preceding the date of the written test as Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator AND eligibility for an appropriate Plant Operator’s certificate issued under the provisions of Part 650 of the New York State Code of Rules and Regulations. Possession of the certificate is required at time appointment and continuously during employment.  Qualifications for certification vary according to the Grade of Wastewater Treatment Plant, as determined by the New York State Dept. of Environmental Conservation (DEC).

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Possession of an appropriate level commercial driver’s license at time of appointment and continuously during employment to perform essential duties occurring during the normal course of work.

Local Wastewater Treatment Plant Grading as of August 2016 Town of Owego-IIIA; (Apalachin-IVA)

 

Post date: Friday, August 26, 2022 - 11:57am
Company Name: Village of Castleton-on-Hudson
Contact Name: Padraic Ellis
Contact Phone: 518-732-2211 ext. 3
Contact Email: voctreasurer@nycap.rr.com
Contact Fax: 518-732-1550
Description:

Working Supervisor – Water Department Post Date: 8/25/2022 

Description:

The Village of Castleton on Hudson is seeking applications for the position of Working Supervisor for the Water Department.

Applicant must hold or obtain NYS grade IIb-Gw water treatment operator license and NYS D license for water distribution system is preferred. Our water department and wastewater department work close together (we have a newly upgraded state of the art plant), so applicant will also need to have or obtain NYS grade 2A wastewater treatment plant operator’s license.

High School Diploma or GED.

Possess a valid driver’s license

Shift is 7-3pm Monday – Friday per union contract. There are on-call time responsibilities for emergencies or other special circumstances.

The Working Supervisor for the Water Department will be responsible for system operations, regulatory compliance and maintenance of water plant equipment, instrumentation and associated equipment while developing site specific procedures for operations and safety. Supervisor may also assist with wastewater operations and snow plowing as needed.

Preferred Experience:

Knowledge of SCADA and PLC (programmable logic controller) systems Proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel) and ability to learn water specific computer applications.

Experience with equipment such as backhoe, large vehicle with snowplows Some daily details of the position:

• Perform analytical testing and check various pump house locations around the village

• Carry out mechanical, electrical, process and controls troubleshooting on equipment such as valves, air compressors and various types of pumps.

• Answer water questions from the public

• Respond to water main breaks, new service hookups and assist other departments where water is involved.

Job Benefits:

Pay Scale is determined by Union Contract Health Insurance Paid time off Professional development assistance Dental Insurance NYS Retirement System

Post date: Monday, August 22, 2022 - 11:32am
Company Name: Town of Rockland
Contact Name: Chris Bury
Contact Phone: 845-439-4910
Contact Email: townrocklandws@gmail.com
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Description:

Town of Rockland Water/Sewer Department

Career opportunity for a full-time water/wastewater operator.  DEC/DOH licenses preferred, will train. Mechanical and electrical experience a plus.

Applications available at Town Hall, 95 Main St, Livingston Manor. Townofrocklandny.com Questions? Call Rob for more information 845-439-4399 ext 102.

Water & Sewer Districts:

Full time work with rotating weekend duty (occasional emergency calls - nights/weekends)

Required schooling (paid for by the town).

Attending seminars for continuing credits

Starting pay is $19/hour 

Job description:

• Daily inspection of three water treatment facilities, (checking gages/monitors, adding chemicals, basic testing).

• Daily inspection of two sewage treatment facilities, (same as above).

• Inspect/snake sewer mains, manholes and pump stations.

• Water meter inspections, reading and repairs.

• Locate shut off/turn on water services.

• Basic vehicle repairs.

• Basic knowledge of electric/plumbing/carpentry.

• Lawn mowing.

• Snow removal/plowing.

• Line locating and excavation, repair to water and sewer leaks.

• Daily repairs to system

• Excavation experience/digging operations

Post date: Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 10:32am
Company Name: Boyd Mechanical
Contact Name: Stephen Pearse
Contact Phone: 516-317-2169
Contact Email: stevejr@boydmechanicalcorp.com
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Description:

Boyd Mechanical is looking for someone with a Grade C water operator certification in the NYC area. Please contact Steve if interested 516-317-2169

Post date: Friday, August 5, 2022 - 2:15pm
Company Name: Village of Rhinebeck
Contact Name: Martina McClinton
Contact Phone: 845-876-7015
Contact Email: mmcclinton@villageofrhinebeckny.gov
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Description:

The Village of Rhinebeck has an open position for a 1A Operator within the Wastewater  Department. Salary will be based on experience. (Full job description is available upon request.) Anyone interested should contact the Village Clerk at 845-876-7015 option 3 or mmcclinton@villageofrhinebeckny.gov for an application. Should you meet the requirements, an interview will be scheduled.

 

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