Wastewater Treatment Operator Wastewater Operator performs duties relating to the

Wastewater Treatment Operator

Wastewater Operator performs duties relating to the control and processing of wastewater and bio-solids. Prior experience or education related to wastewater treatment is preferred, but not required. The

successful candidate will participate in a training

program for up to twelve months on a variety of shifts to learn processes under different operating

conditions. Every operator must be able to operate either plant by himself/herself after completing

training.

This position performs a variety of duties to meet State and Federal discharge regulations including:

• Interpreting data from various lab or on-site tests,

• Using SCADA to develop and implement

appropriate responses to alarms at the plants and lift

stations,

• Maintaining records and logs and interpreting data

according to established guidelines,

• Performing preventive maintenance functions,

This position requires the ability to obtain a Class IV Illinois Wastewater Treatment Operator certificate. It also requires the ability to operate heavy equipment and machinery, use a computer to enter, retrieve, manage, and interpret data, communicate effectively, and work as a team member. A safe driving record and the ability to be covered by District vehicle

insurance are required. The position requires the

ability to climb ladders and stairs, to walk around the plants in all weather conditions, and sufficient visual and auditory acuity to communicate with others and respond to alarms or warnings.

The District offers a comprehensive benefits package with medical, dental, and life insurance available on the 1st day of employment. Benefits also include a pension plan, vacation, sick and personal leave, and 9 paid holidays.

Applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. Friday, June 25, 2021 at Urbana & Champaign Sanitary District, 1100 E. University Ave., P.O. Box 669,

Urbana, IL 61803-0669. Attn: Theresa Plotner Visit www.u-csd.com to apply online and for more

information. You may also e-mail resumes to

tplotner@u-csd.com. EOE

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