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Ad Title: Meter Technician I
Location: Highlands Ranch, CO
Post Date: 10/16/18
Contact: Human Resources
City: Highlands Ranch
State: CO
Zip: 80129
Phone (W): 3037910430
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Description:
Centennial Water and Sanitation District is seeking a motivated individual to fill a Meter Technician I position. Applicants must have a positive attitude and have the desire to work in a strong team environment.

Duties for this position will include: installation, repair, maintenance, and reading of water meters throughout the District’s water distribution system. Additional duties include: terminates and reinstates customer’s water service due to non-payment, interacts with District commercial customers to insure compliance with required backflow prevention and proper maintenance of grease and sand interceptors, and responds to customers inquires and concerns.


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Ad Title: Utility Technician
Location: Town of Windsor
Post Date: 10/15/18
Contact: Terri Smith
City: Windsor
State: CO
Zip: 80550
Phone (W): 9706742489
Email: tsmith@windsorgov.com
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Description:
The Town of Windsor is now accepting applications for a Utility Technician.
As a member of the Public Works team, incumbents in this position performs skilled and semi-skilled task assignments necessary to the operation and maintenance of the Wastewater Collection Division in the area of wastewater and storm-water collection systems and, when necessary, provides service assistance to the water distribution and transportation systems as may be directed. Operates and maintains equipment necessary to achieving these service objectives. Is assigned to On-Call duties on a 24 hour per day basis according to a schedule of rotational assignment developed by the Division Manager or Public Works Director for weekly service

Pay Rate: $20.10 to $25.13 Depending on qualifications and experience.
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Ad Title: New Mexico Class II Wastewater Operator
Location: Questa, NM
Post Date: 10/11/18
Contact: Mary Cedillo
City: Houston
State: TX
Zip: 77032
Phone (W): 2817422203
Email: mcedillo-partida@golder.com
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Description:
At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder is seeking a New Mexico Class II Wastewater Operator to work at the Questa Mine, near Questa, New Mexico.

Responsibilities of the role will include:

* Dependably and reliably perform operation, maintenance and monitoring of wastewater treatment plant process equipment, including pumps, motors, membrane filtration equipment, clarification systems, chemical feeds, sludge equipment, filter presses, and basic laboratory instruments to ensure treated water meets all applicable NPDES permit requirements;
* Inspect plant processes to ensure effluent quality meets or exceeds the (NPDES) permit requirements; monitors and reviews laboratory results and instrument readings to make adjustments as necessary;
* Review, maintain, create, and update records, forms, and reports in various automated systems, formats, and software for accuracy to ensure data integrity, compliance, and adherence to internal controls policies and practices;
* Provide recommendations to assist in the development and implementation of procedures for improved plant operations;
* Collect samples for analysis and reporting using prescribed methods and techniques to make appropriate adjustments as necessary;
* Coordinate activities with maintenance staff to ensure preventive and corrective maintenance of plant equipment is performed in a timely manner. Assist maintenance staff as required and appropriate to assure timely repairs;
* Interact with site and project management to provide the appropriate level of response to inquiries, issues of concern, and requests for information, or explanation, regarding various services, processes, policies, and/or procedures;
* Perform functions related to the general upkeep, cleaning, maintenance and repair of facilities and grounds to assure a safe, clean, and aesthetically pleasing environment.
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Ad Title: Water Utility Technician/Lead
Location: Longmont, CO
Post Date: 10/05/18
City: Longmont
State: CO
Zip: 80501-5500
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Description:
POSITION: 20180316 Water Utility Tech/WUT Lead
DEPT: Public Works & Natural Resources
DIVISION: Operations – Utilities and Streets
Hiring Range: Water Utility Tech $24.38 - $27.09/hour
Water Utility Tech Lead $26.92 - $29.91/hour
Regular Full Time with Benefits
Mon-Fri 40 hrs per week, OT as needed.

DEFINITION: As Water Utility Tech: Perform a wide variety of technical duties related to the operation and maintenance of the utility’s systems and treatment facilities. As Lead: Perform a wide variety of advanced and skilled technical duties related to the operation and maintenance of the Water Distribution, Wastewater Collection, and Stormwater systems.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES: As a Water Utility Tech, calculate operating performance and load capacities, flow rates, pressures, levels, and related operations and maintenance parameters of the various systems. Locate problem areas in the field and plants, investigate and take corrective action when appropriate. Perform duties as part of a work crew during emergency maintenance and operation. Locate and mark lines. Assist with excavation activities. Perform line and valve shut-offs. Perform manual labor such as digging, moving materials, welding, and making necessary repairs. Inspect, troubleshoot, install, and repair utility equipment. Monitor and maintain various storage, pumping, and treatment facilities. Tap water and sewer lines. Maintain and clean city owned tools and equipment. Perform preventative maintenance and minor repair on equipment including oil changes, washing and cleaning vehicles, changing of filters, etc. Provide engineering staff with field information and collaborate with other City staff on system and facility operations and maintenance. Take and record various readings such as meters, flow monitors, equipment, pumps, etc. Maintain associated records including work orders, inventories, etc. Respond to service calls, including emergency “on-call” shifts as assigned, with an ability to respond to a site within the established timeframe. Perform inspections and installations of residential water meters and related devices. Respond to inquiries from customers regarding the full range of duties and the corresponding city, dept. or division policy or work practice. Perform routine field investigations particularly for residential customers regarding high bills, leaks, tampering, equipment malfunctions, or other complaints/problems. Conduct in-shop testing of equipment and perform related repairs. Operate snow plows and liquid de-icer trucks while performing snow and ice removal. Operate street sweeping equipment. Operate a variety of tools and equipment ranging from small hand tools to heavy equipment. Perform other duties as assigned.

In the WUT Lead capacity: Employees working in this career level job classification perform a variety of advanced technical tasks related to the operation and maintenance of distribution, collection, and stormwater systems. Water Utility Technician Lead employees are expected to work in a self-directed manner and to provide leadership on some projects. Project leadership requires active and independent learning skills, and the ability to review construction records and documents, conduct technology reviews, and effectively troubleshoot problems. Employee must also demonstrate strong collaboration skills with other employees to address shared work assignments and to facilitate sharing and acting upon critical information. Examples of tasks and duties for which experience must be demonstrated include but are not limited to the following, in addition to those of the Water Utility Tech: Research technical problems using vendor manuals and internet searches. Help Supervisors with laying out projects and coordinating employee and contractor work. Assist with development of standard operating procedures and checklists. Assist with overall setup and deployment of the computerized work management system including entering equipment name plate information, scheduling maintenance tasks recommended by equipment manufacturer, and opening and closing work orders. Assist contractors and City approved service providers with and constructions projects as assigned. Troubleshoot and repair routine meter problems. Assist with street maintenance projects and operations as assigned.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT: Work is performed outside and inside both night and day shifts, under varying and extreme weather conditions. Work includes exposure to noise, dust, gases and oils, solvents and chemicals. Coordination of eyes, hands, legs and body is needed. Position requires the ability to work under time constraints and in confined spaces and the use of respirators.


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Ad Title: Wastewater Technician I-IV
Location: City of Evans
Post Date: 10/04/18
City: Evans
State: CO
Zip: 80620
Phone (W): 9704751121
Email: tturner@evanscolorado.gov
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Description:
Performs a wide variety of semi-skilled and skilled work in operation, maintenance and repair of the City’s wastewater collection system and treatment plant.
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Ad Title: Utilities Asset Manager
Location: Grand Junction, CO
Post Date: 10/04/18
Contact: Human Resources
Phone (W): 970-244-1512
Email: hr@gjcity.org
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Description:
The City of Grand Junction is actively recruiting a dynamic, data-driven Asset Manager to lead the Utilities Department's asset management program. This position will support the City's strategic directive of effective planning and infrastructure management. The ideal candidate will engage operations, maintenance, engineering, and information technology staff to develop and implement a best-practice asset management framework that will improve asset reliability and optimize operational spending and capital investment. The candidate will have the opportunity to utilize high-end enterprise asset management (EAM) information systems and tools to evolve the organization from a corrective maintenance paradigm to a predictive, risk-based model with the goal of improving service to Grand Junction's Utilities customers.

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Ad Title: Laboratory Technician I
Location: Parker, CO
Post Date: 10/01/18
City: Parker
State: CO
Zip: 80134
Phone (W): 303-841-4627
Email: districtjobs@pwsd.org
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Description:
This non-exempt position performs sampling and analysis of water and wastewater treatment facilities, customer homes, businesses and environmental sites such as creeks, streams and reservoirs.

Some duties include, but not limited to:
• Performs sampling and analysis using field equipment that may include; Conductivity, TDS, UV 254, Turbidity, pH, DO, ORP, ortho-Phosphate, Nitrite, Monochloramine, Ammonia, Chlorine, Alkalinity, Hardness, and Temperature. Additional water/wastewater analyses may be involved on an as needed basis.
• Supports the following sampling programs; drinking water, wastewater, surface water, storm water, and industrial pretreatment.
• Uses the appropriate motor vehicle, trailer, UTV, boat, and sample equipment necessary to retrieve samples from a variety of locations.
• Prepares samples for analysis which may include filtration and preservation.

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Ad Title: Well and Distribution Lead Operator
Location: Parker, CO
Post Date: 10/01/18
City: Parker
State: CO
Zip: 80134
Phone (W): 303-841-4627
Email: districtjobs@pwsd.org
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Description:
This non-exempt position is responsible for leading a team of operators and for performing a wide variety of semi-skilled and manual work involved in the maintenance, installation, and repair of the District’s water distribution and sewer collection systems and operate and maintain the well system. Lead and assist in the supervision of operators, and inspect and review work methods, performance and quality. Minimum of Colorado, Class D Water Treatment and Colorado Class 1 Distribution certifications are required.

Duties will include, but not limited to:
• Responsible for leading, training, and directing a team of operators of various educational, certification and practical skill levels in both the collection and distribution areas of operations.
• Responsible for trouble shooting equipment and process control issues and working closely with the maintenance and IT departments, vendors and contractors for equipment repairs and scheduling. Performs appropriate follow-up procedures and keeps the Senior Lead Operator informed.
• Oversees assigned operators and along with them, operate pumps, engines, generators and valves to control processes at lift stations, reservoirs, wells, storage tanks and booster stations according to standard operating procedures. Inspects equipment and makes recommendations to the Senior Lead Operator regarding necessary repairs and maintenance.

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Ad Title: Collection and Distribution System Mechanic I
Location: Highlands Ranch, CO
Post Date: 09/28/18
Contact: Human Resources
City: Highlands Ranch
State: CO
Zip: 80129
Phone (W): 3037910430
Email: humanresources@highlandsranch.org
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Description:
Centennial Water and Sanitation District is currently accepting applications for a Collection and Distribution System Mechanic I. This position requires working in the field performing routine maintenance, and repairs on the water and wastewater systems throughout the Highlands Ranch community. Routine maintenance to include: valve exercising, valve repair and replacements, fire hydrant testing, maintenance and replacements, water main and service repairs, manhole inspections, sanitary sewer video inspections, and pipeline jetting.

This is a full-time position working forty (40) hours per week, Monday through Friday. Requires being “on call” for emergency response and requires a 30 minute response time.

Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED equivalent; a valid Colorado driver’s license and acceptable Motor Vehicle Record. Applicants with underground pipeline construction and repair experience, and /or the ability to efficiently and safely operate heavy equipment is a plus. Applicants with Colorado Collection and/or Distribution Certification are preferred.

To apply for this position, please visit – http://centennialwater.org/jobs

Pre-employment drug screening will be conducted.

Minimum starting salary is $20.67. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Excellent benefits are included.

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Ad Title: Wastewater Operator
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Post Date: 09/26/18
Contact: Kelly Smith
City: Colorado Springs
State: CO
Zip: 80925
Phone (W): 719-390-7111
Email: Kelly@wwsdonline.com
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Description:
Widefield Water and Sanitation District (WWSD) is offering an exciting opportunity in Colorado Springs, Colorado. WWSD is seeking a Wastewater Operator with a minimum of a Class D Wastewater Treatment or Class 1 Collections Certification. Candidates need a minimum of one year of experience in the maintenance and repair of a wastewater treatment plant and collection system. Although the focus will be on operating the plant, the position will also work in the collection system on a rotational basis. We are seeking an experienced wastewater operator who desires to train and share their knowledge with other operators, an operator with a high level of technical understanding who can lead by example.

The District’s Wastewater Plant is scheduled to be fully upgraded in 2019 to include biological nutrient and phosphorus removal.

We are a growing, progressive utility that offers a positive work environment. We offer an excellent benefit package and competitive salaries. We are supportive of training and we give our employees a 5% merit increase for every license level obtained relevant to their position.

The District is offering a $2,000 hiring bonus, which would be paid after the first 90 days of employment and up to $2,000 in relocation expenses, based on actual receipts.

We have been the fastest growing area of El Paso County for the past several years. The area offers excellent schools, numerous college sporting events, very affordable housing, an airport, and numerous outdoor activities.

Successful candidates will complete pre-employment screening; which includes, but is not limited to a criminal background check, drug screen and physical.

If you desire to work for a utility that recognizes and appreciates your contributions, please submit an application and completed supplemental questions, along with your resume, for consideration. Resumes without a completed application and supplemental questions will not be considered.

Visit our website at www.wwsdonline.com to view the job description and download the application and supplemental questions.

Submit your documents to Kelly Smith, Human Resources Manager, at kelly@wwsdonline.com or by fax to 719-390-1409.

***This advertisement may close at any time based on qualified applicants received.

Widefield Water & Sanitation District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Ad Title: Construction Inspector / Senior Construction Inspector
Location: City of Lafayette, City Hall, Colorado
Post Date: 09/20/18
Contact: Penny Ford
City: Lafayette
State: CO
Zip: 80026
Phone (W): 3
Email: pennyf@cityoflafayette.com
Description:
Performs office and field work regarding construction inspection of public improvements including streets, sidewalks, gutters, water and sewer lines, roads and drainage structures to ensure compliance with applicable laws, ordinances, standards, plans and specifications. Locates underground utilities for construction. Entry level Hiring Salary: $20.29 to $25.36

Senior level is distinguished from entry level by years of experience, Collection and Distribution certifications and verifiable utility locate experience. Senior level Hiring Salary: $22.59 to $28.23
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Ad Title: Streets Utilities Technician Entry level or Secondary
Location: City of Lafayette, City Hall, Colorado
Post Date: 09/20/18
Contact: Penny Ford
City: Lafayette
State: CO
Zip: 80026
Phone (W): 303 661 1250
Email: pennyf@cityoflafayette.com
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Description:
Offering one position at either the Maintenance Technician entry level $17.59 to $21.98 or Streets Utilities Technician II level; 18 months exp and CDL "B" license, $19.02 to $23.77. Lateral hires are encouraged to apply.

Performs a variety of semi-skilled manual labor to support the maintenance and construction of City streets, water distribution and waste water collection lines, properties, facilities and other sites under City obligation. Responsibility and skills needed to properly perform the functions of the job, increase with the level of the position beginning with: Maintenance Technician and progressing to Streets Utilities Technician II and ending at the Streets Utilities Technician III level.

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Ad Title: Assistant Authority Manager
Location: Castle Rock
Post Date: 09/17/18
Contact: Lissa Oelkers
City: Castle Rock
State: CO
Zip: 80108
Phone (W): 3036881991
Email: pcwra@pcwra.org
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Description:
Plum Creek Water Reclamation Authority is seeking a dedicated, detail oriented Assistant Authority Manager to collaborate with our team in our mission to maintain excellent water quality while protecting the environment.

PCWRA is a BNR water reclamation plant with capacity to treat 6.44 MGD. We are currently engaged in an expansion of an additional 3 MGD.

Primarily an administrative role, this position provides guidance and leadership for all PCWRA departments, ensuring permit compliance, efficiency, cost effectiveness and uninterrupted plant services. Assists the Authority Manager in setting strategic direction and serves as acting manager in his/her absence.
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Ad Title: Water Treatment Operator I or II
Location: Berthoud, Colorado
Post Date: 09/14/18
Contact: Christian Samora
City: Berthoud
State: CO
Zip: 80513
Phone (W): 970-532-2643
Email: sbrothers@berthoud.org or csamora@berthoud.org
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Description:
Department: Public Works
Division: Water
Location: Water Treatment Plant
Salary range: $17.30-19.30/hr (I); $ 19.50-22.10/hr (II)

Summary: Under general supervision, performs maintenance and operations of treatment plant machines and equipment to purify and clarify water for human consumption. Maintains and operates the Town’s water distribution system, including emergency assistance with other divisions as needed.

Series Characteristics:
Water Treatment Plant Operator I: This is an entry level classification. Incumbents typically perform a variety of unskilled or semi-skilled tasks under direct supervision. This classification is typically used in trainee positions, or over the initial tenure of employment with the incumbent being advanced to Water Treatment Plant Operator II as the difficulty of their duties increase.

Water Treatment Plant Operator II: This is a journey level classification. This position will not generally make decisions independently about the execution of work but will be able to perform assigned duties without need of direct supervision or specific procedures being consistently outlined.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: include the following.

• Performs all functions necessary to operate and maintain electric motors, pumps, valves, and other equipment necessary for the treatment and distribution of water to Town customers.
• Inserts specified amounts of chemicals into water or adjusts automatic devices that inject specified amounts of chemicals into water treatment or distribution systems to disinfect, deodorize, and clarify water.
• Reads and repairs water meters as needed.
• Completes daily water and wastewater reports, records, and data logs.
• Operates Town vehicles and equipment such as, but not limited to, backhoe, dump trucks, loaders, tractor mowers, vac-truck, trailer jet machine, boat, etc.
• Supports the operations and maintenance of the Town’s wastewater collection system as needed.
• Assists with repairs to water and wastewater lines, valve boxes, fire hydrants, manholes, metering equipment and other similar water and wastewater assets.
• Assists all Public Works Divisions when needed.
• Monitors and manages routine vehicle maintenance on Town vehicles and equipment, and report needed maintenance to supervisor.
• Follows the safe work practices and procedures as set forth by the Town.
• Maintains an effective, courteous working relationship with supervisors, co-workers, representatives from other agencies, and public.

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Ad Title: Water Operator
Location: Parker, CO
Post Date: 09/12/18
City: Parker
State: CO
Zip: 80134
Phone (W): 303-841-4627
Email: districtjobs@pwsd.org
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Description:
Parker Water and Sanitation District is accepting applications for a certified, full-time Water Operator.

Job Summary
This non-exempt position is responsible for operating, monitoring, controlling, testing and troubleshooting a well-based water supply and distribution system, and a potable water treatment plant. These responsibilities apply to operators uncertified through “A” Certifications. Minimum of “D” Water certification required within two testing cycles of hiring date.

Duties will include, but not limited to:
• Uses a SCADA computer system and manual controls to operate and monitor: 1) The potable water treatment process and adjusts chemicals and equipment in accordance with regulatory permits; and 2) The well system water supply and distribution system to maintain adequate water levels in the storage tanks by determining daily needs based on computer generated data, experience and seasonal / weather changes.
• Operate pumps, engines, generators, and valves to control processes at wells, booster stations and reservoirs. Operate the water wells, water treatment plant, booster stations and storage tanks according to the Standard Operating Procedures. Inspects equipment and makes recommendations to the Water Resources Lead Operator regarding necessary repairs, maintenance and calibration.
• Collects water samples, performs multiple laboratory tests, maintains accurate laboratory records, and notifies Lead Operator when parameters are outside of established norms.
• Adjusts and maintains related gas chlorination system and chemical feed systems; replace cylinders; switch chlorinators and check analyzers. Handle chlorine gas cylinders during replacement, operations, delivery and storage. Handle sodium hypochlorite for delivery and storage.


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Ad Title: Site Manager
Location: Questa, NM
Post Date: 09/07/18
Contact: Mary Cedillo
City: Houston
State: TX
Zip: 77032
Phone (W): 281-742-2203
Email: mcedillo-partida@golder.com
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Description:
Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder has a new opportunity for a Site Manager to join our team on a full time basis. The successful candidate will be working at the Questa Mine Water Treatment Plant near Questa, NM.

Responsibilities of the role will include:

* With the Lead Operators and Site HES Representative, form the Site Project Management team for the Questa Mine Water Treatment Plant (WTP) near Questa, New Mexico.

* Supervise, organize and coordinate the daily operations and maintenance of the WTP with staff to meet work goals; ensure site activities are in compliance with laws, policies, regulations and goals; demonstrate continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, and streamline work processes; respond to requests for information, and provide technical support and information to site staff within scope of experience.

*Supervise assigned site staff; meet regularly with site staff to resolve workload and technical issues; prioritize and assign tasks and projects; assist Golder project management with training and evaluating staff; monitor site staff work and safety performance and provide instruction on work / safety preformance improvement as needed; ensure staff adhere to policies and procedures in compliance with local, state and federal regulations.

* Provide input into plans for plant / process improvement.

* Direct maintenance staff for ordering and maintaining parts and supply inventories; assist Lead Operators with ordering process and laboratory chemicals and supplies.

* Inspect plant processes, equipment, analyze instrument readings and laboratory data; participate in decisions on plant process operation; prepare monthly reports for review by Project Manager.

* Assist the Site Health Environment and Safety representative with site personnel safety training.

* Assist the Site Health Environment and Safety Representative with ensuring OSHA compliance and safe practices are being followed by staff.
* Assist maintenance staff with the preventive maintenance program as needed; ensure equipment needing repair remains isolated until repaired.

* Conducts tours of the treatment plant and other facilities.
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Ad Title: Wastewater Operator
Location: Castle Rock
Post Date: 09/07/18
Contact: Lissa Oelkers
City: Castle Rock
State: CO
Zip: 80108
Phone (W): 303-688-1991
Email: pcwra@pcwra.org
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Description:
Plum Creek Water Reclamation Authority is seeking a dedicated, detail oriented Operator to collaborate with our team in our mission to maintain excellent water quality while protecting the environment.

PCWRA is a BNR water reclamation plant with capacity to treat 6.44 MGD. We are currently engaged in an expansion of an additional 3 MGD.

Operators are required to participate in a rotating on-call schedule and must live within 30 minutes of the plant.

Operators perform skilled work in the operation and maintenance of water reclamation systems, while maintaining maximum efficiency of plant equipment including preventative, predictive and emergency maintenance while taking great pride in plant cleanliness and appearance.
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Ad Title: Industrial Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator
Location: Lockheed Martin Space systems
Post Date: 09/05/18
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Description:
1. Follow direction given by the Operator in Responsible Charge (ORC) and in Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), in accordance Colorado Regulation 5 CCR 1003-2 100.

2. Operates various controls and processes required in the storing, processing, distribution and transportation of industrial wastewaters to ensure compliance with mandated regulations and permits. Makes necessary adjustments to controls, valves, pumps and other mechanical and electrical equipment as required. Adds chemicals needed for the treatment of wastewater, such as acid, caustic, oxidizers, reducing agents, precipitants and flocculants. Company will sponsor chose individual in an OSHA 40 hours Certification class and maintain updates.

3. Responds to hazardous material incidents to support containment and clean up of materials to protect personnel and the environment. Performs process and emergency sampling as required, build temporary containments, clean and mitigate spills. Company will sponsor and maintain the chose individual in an OSHA 24 hour technician training, medicals and ability to respond.

4. Operates vacuumed pumper trucks and trailers and dispositions all wastewater in compliance with Regulatory Permits and SOPs. Pump such items such as Industrial tanks, containments, storm water, Chiller/Tower cleaning, utility line leaks, excavation, sanitary clean up, building flooding, etc. Performs maintenance, such as tank, pump and filter cleanings. Company will sponsor and maintain the chose individual with a Colorado Class ‘A’ commercial Driver’s License with ‘O’ and ‘X’ endorsements.

6. Assists groundwater well sampling, by operating pump/purging, when required.

7. Operates wastewater collection, treatment and disposal systems, processing waste through such operations as filter screens, grit chambers, clarifier, sedimentation, sludge and settling tanks.

8. Monitors waste water treatment operations using the Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) software. Wears pager, or other device designated by the company to ensure communications with the SCADA system.

9. Performs process control analysis such tests as pH, ORP and spectrophotometric to determine chemicals dosaging.

10. Performs minor maintenance and emergency repairs to equipment to ensure continued waste management operations. Contacts maintenance group for major overhauls and repairs.

11. Performs necessary housekeeping to maintain safe working conditions. Safely Operates company vehicles and equipment in support of Wastewater Operations.

12. Collects and maintains records related to the operation and compliance of wastewater operations, compliance with other environmental regulation, such as SPCC, Storm water, ground water O&M, etc.

13. Cleans and maintains wastewater treatment units, such as Carbon, sand filters, batch tanks, etc.
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Ad Title: Water Quality Manager
Location: Northern Water
Post Date: 08/31/18
Contact: Linda Bennett
City: Berthoud
State: CO
Zip: 80513
Phone (W): 8003697246
Email: careers@northernwater.org
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Description:
Plans and directs personnel and all aspects of Northern Water’s activities concerning water quality. Identifies water quality issues that may affect the organization and its allottees and develops and implements plans to maintain compliance with pertinent local, state and federal regulations and to protect system water quality and water supply.
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Ad Title: Water Plant Operator Opening
Location: Soldier Canyon Filter Plant, Fort Collins CO
Post Date: 08/24/18
Contact: Dennis Laber
City: Fort Collins
State: CO
Zip: 80521
Phone (W): 9704823143
Email: DLaber@soldiercanyon.com
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Description:
Soldier Canyon Water Treatment Authority (SCWTA) is a board operated 50 MGD conventional water treatment plant located in Fort Collins, Colorado. SCWTA is seeking an operator to operate the plant for 12 hour and 8 hour shifts.
Starting Hourly Pay Range based on qualifications:
Class D Operator $15.50 - $20.00
Class C Operator $20.00 - $24.00
Class B Operator $24.00 - $28.00
Class A Operator $28.00 - $30.00

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Ad Title: Wastewater Collections Certified Operator
Location: Town of Windsor
Post Date: 08/24/18
Contact: Terri Smith
City: Windsor
State: CO
Zip: 80550
Phone (W): 9706742489
Email: tsmith@windsorgov.com
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Description:
As a member of the Public Works team, incumbents in this position performs skilled and semi-skilled task assignments necessary to the operation and maintenance of the Wastewater Collection Division in the area of wastewater and storm-water collection systems and, when necessary, provides service assistance to the water distribution and transportation systems as may be directed. Operates and maintains equipment necessary to achieving these service objectives. Is assigned to On-Call duties on a 24 hour per day basis according to a schedule of rotational assignment developed by the Division Manager or Public Works Director for weekly service
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Ad Title: Streets Utilities or Maintenance Technician
Location: City of Lafayette, Colorado
Post Date: 08/23/18
Contact: Penny Ford
City: Lafayette
State: CO
Zip: 80026
Phone (W): 303 661 1250
Email: pennyf@cityoflafayette.com
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Description:
Performs a variety of semi-skilled manual labor to support the maintenance and construction of City streets, water distribution and waste water collection lines, properties, facilities and other sites under City obligation. Responsibility and skills needed to properly perform the functions of the job, increase with the level of the position beginning with: Maintenance Technician and progressing to Streets Utilities Technician II and ending at the Streets Utilities Technician III level.

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Ad Title: Wastewater Treatment Plant Chief Operator
Location: Brighton, Colorado
Post Date: 08/16/18
Contact: Ruth DeCrescentis
City: Brighton
State: CO
Zip: 80601
Phone (W): (303) 655-2237
Email: rdecrescentis@brightonco.gov
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Description:
DEFINITION

Plan, organize, supervise, and participate in the day-to-day operations of work and personnel assigned to the wastewater treatment plant. Review and monitor adherence to operational plans and procedures, manage regulatory compliance, assist in process control work and coordinate activities with other internal departments. Review and analyze daily logs, data sheets, and laboratory data; monitor wastewater operations and associated systems and equipment to ensure permit compliance. This position must work well independently and with teams, while providing excellent, respectful customer service and human relations skills, which support the City of Brighton's mission and values.

SUPERVISION EXERCISED AND RECEIVED

Receives general supervision from the Utility Maintenance/WWTP Manager. Exercises supervision over Wastewater Treatment Plant operations and maintenance staff in order to maintain regulatory compliance.

EXAMPLES OF ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

Manages permit and regulatory compliance of the wastewater treatment plant.
Reviews operating data and makes process changes to ensure permit compliance.
Assists in project planning and oversight.
Plan, prioritize, assign, supervise and review the work of staff responsible for providing wastewater treatment and plant maintenance services.
Interfaces with all regulatory agencies and provides all required reports.
Oversees annual and unscheduled safety audits and inspections.
Performs record keeping functions, prepares reports as required.
Performs and supervises laboratory analysis.
Observes and documents performance of plant machinery, equipment, piping, and structures; coordinates necessary repairs with maintenance personnel or outside contractors.
Makes capital and operating budget recommendations and assists in managing division budget.
Reviews and maintains the Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for WWTP operations.
Utilizes proper safety precautions for all work performed.
Assists other departments in major projects, as necessary.
Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Is able to respond to emergencies 24/7.

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Ad Title: Waste Water Supervisor (ORC)
Location: Greeley, Colorado
Post Date: 08/02/18
Contact: Roxy Cabral
City: Greeley
State: CO
Zip: 80631
Phone (W): 970-304-7249
Email: Roxana.Cabral@jbssa.com
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Description:
-Manage an anaerobic lagoon system followed by a waste activated sludge process
-Supervise 4 operators
-Supervise the on-site lab and perform analysis as needed
-Manage the Plant to meet all permit limits – such as:
submittals and compliance with the NPDES permit
storm water permit, city discharge permit, etc.…
-Equipment and grounds maintenance
-Other duties as assigned
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Ad Title: Wastewater Treatment Plant Manager
Location: Loveland Colorado
Post Date: 07/25/18
Contact: Natalie L Allen
City: Loveland
State: CO
Zip: 80537
Phone (W): 9709622378
Email: natalie.allen@cityofloveland.org
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Description:
SALARY: $79,200.00 - $126,800.00 Annually

OPENING DATE: 07/13/18

CLOSING DATE: 08/03/18 04:30 PM

GENERAL PURPOSE:

Provides administrative, supervisory, and technical assistance for all operations required to successfully operate and maintain the components and equipment of the wastewater treatment plant. Responsible for all technical operations of the treatment plant to continually meet required clean water act standards and established levels of service. Provides technical guidance in long-range planning of the wastewater treatment plant.

The salary range for this position is $79,200 - $126,800 yearly with an expected hiring range of $79,200 - $103,000 depending on qualifications and experience.

OUR POSITION:

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
COMMUNICATION: Facilitates effective flow of communication between treatment plant personnel, lab staff, and other department or City personnel. Responds to complaints and inquiries from the general public.

BUDGETS: Assists in yearly and long-term budget preparation. Prepares annual operations and maintenance budgets for the wastewater treatment facility. Prepares annual updates to 10-year, 5-year, and current year capital improvement plan budgets for the wastewater treatment plant. Closely monitors all operating expenses of the treatment plants relative to the budget.

PLANT OPERATIONS: Provides guidance to the Lead Operators and plant personnel in the areas of process control and equipment acquisition. Ensures technical services support of the treatment plant and peripheral equipment by working cooperatively with technical services in prioritizing, coordinating, designing, and implementing all repairs, replacements, upgrades, and preventative maintenance activities for all equipment at the treatment facility. Adjusts plant operations to facilitate various maintenance projects related to wastewater collection systems and wastewater lift stations.

HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT: Schedules work hours, vacation, and related plant coverage with Lead Operators and plant personnel. Performs various personnel matters including interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning and directing work, appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; team building; addressing complaints and resolving problems. Provides training opportunities and assistance to subordinate personnel.

REPORTING & REGULATORY COMPLIANCE: Ensures compliance with all city, local, state, and federal procedures, regulations and programs. Ensures all regulatory reporting is submitted to proper authorities in the required timeframe. Coordinates the creation, preparation, and transmittal of all internal and regulatory reports between the Water Utilities Manager and subordinate personnel.

SAFETY: Facilitates the development, implementation, and monitoring of safety programs for the wastewater treatment plant facilities.

CAPITAL PROJECTS: Works with department project managers, operations manager, technical services, and consultants in plant expansions, upgrades, and permitting to meet all regulations. Works closely with the Water Utilities Manager, Utility Accounting Manager, and Department Director in long-range related programs. Coordinates wastewater capital projects and assists with project development, budgeting, and accomplishment.

OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS:
Works closely with other department or City groups with special projects. Works closely with Lead Operators and Technical Services Superintendent to improve treatment operations including risk analysis and mitigation.

SUPERVISORY DUTIES:
This position is responsible for supervision of City employee(s).
Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees: planning, assigning and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.


OUR CANDIDATE:

Knowledge, skills and abilities:
Extensive knowledge of equipment, unit processes, procedures, regulatory permit requirements, and theories involved in the operation of wastewater treatment plants. Must possess excellent communication skills and strong team-building skills with exceptional motivational skills.

Core competencies:
Accountability, Collaboration, Courtesy and Kindness, Innovation, Integrity, Safety,
Service

Job specific competencies:
Strategic Thinking, Delegation, Performance Management, Regulatory Compliance,
Coordination, Job Expertise, Communication

WORKING ENVIRONMENT AND REQUIRED BACKGROUND CHECKS:

Work is performed in a standard laboratory, industrial, and office environment that may involve climbing ladders, stairs, and steps, and traversing catwalk grating, pushing, pulling, bending, stooping, and kneeling on a frequent basis. Working in confined spaces. Work may also require working outside in all weather conditions and at all times of the day or night. Work may involve coming into regular and sometimes long-term contact with bacteria and odorous, infections, and obnoxious material. Strenuous physical work involving moving, positioning, pushing, or pulling of objects up to 100 pounds occasionally and/or up to 50 pounds frequently. Ability to respond to emergency situations at all times. Ability to inspect and determine status of equipment and unit processes using audio, visual, aromatic, and tactile indicators. Ability to respond to audio alarms and phone calls. Incumbent must be able to get to the intersection of Highway 34 and Highway 287 within 30 minutes.

Material and equipment directly used:
Breathing apparatus, respirator, gas monitoring equipment, safety tripod and harness or other required safety equipment for entering both high and low-hazard confined spaces, telephone, vehicle, 2-way radio, and personal computer.

This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee.

Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
A criminal history background check will be obtained pre-employment.
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Ad Title: Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator
Location: Fort Collins, CO
Post Date: 03/12/18
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Description:
SUMMARY: Operates all plant processes for the wastewater treatment plants.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The following duties and responsibilities are illustrative of the primary functions of this position and are not intended to be all inclusive.

-Operates, monitors, and maintains plant processes such as plant flow control, biological balance, and wastewater, sludge, and effluent processing.
-Monitors on-line analytical equipment, takes samples, performs laboratory analyses, reports results, and makes adjustments to processes.
-Maintains records for State quality monitoring, State and Federal standards, and records of plant operations.
-Handles chemicals such as chlorine, corrosives, and asphyxiants.
-Coordinates responses to alarms and emergencies at facilities.
-Inspects and maintains process instrumentation and equipment.
-May write operating procedures of plant processes.
-May assist in the design and implementation of new systems and processes.
-May provide training for crew members.
-May act as lead operator on assigned shifts or projects; may supervise assigned staff in absence of operations supervisor.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

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