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Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator
Bloomington and Normal Water Reclamation District
2015 West Oakland Avenue
Bloomington, Illinois 61701
 
The Bloomington and Normal Water Reclamation District seeks applications for a full-time Wastewater Treatment Operator. The position requires the completion of process control sampling and testing, operation of stationary and mobile equipment, as well as the regular monitoring and control of processes using SCADA systems.  Work involves responsibility for the technical aspects of the District's two plant operations, in addition to compliance with state and federal regulations.  Work is performed under the direction of the Chief Operator.  
To be considered for this position, applicants require a basic knowledge of industrial processes or systems similar to that of a wastewater treatment plant, which can be acquired through the completion of at least high school diploma or equivalent work experience, a valid driver's license, ability to learn and utilize computer software programs used by the District, the ability to comprehend and follow written and verbal instructions and the ability to acquire the State of Illinois Environmental Protection Agency Operator Class 4 Certification within one year.
The successful candidate must be available to respond to emergency situations when necessary, will be required to work outdoors, occasionally in adverse weather conditions, calibrate and maintain a variety process monitoring instruments, collect process samples, perform minor maintenance, demonstrate effective written and verbal skills, and maintain a clean and orderly work area.  The ability to perform physical labor such as but not limited to reaching, bending, stooping, crawling, and standing for prolonged periods, normal lifting up to 75 lbs. or occasionally more; possess acceptable levels of visual acuity, color, and depth perception to safely and successfully monitor and make reports to machinery/tools/equipment common to a wastewater treatment facility environment.
A Regular work schedule will include weekdays, split weekends on a rotating basis, holiday hours in addition to standby shifts. Wages based upon skills, education, abilities, and experience.  The minimum starting salary range is $43,264 - $61,002.24.  The District offers a full benefits package. To apply, submit a resume to https://jobs.bernieportal.com/1acf69a6 by February 19, 2023
The Bloomington and Normal Water Reclamation District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



VILLAGE OF ADDISON
WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT OPERATOR TRAINEE -
PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT/DIVISION OF WATER POLLUTION CONTROL

 

Summary of Position and Duties:
The Human Resources Department of the Village of Addison is accepting applications to fill one at-will, non-exempt, full-time position of Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Trainee in the Public Works Department/Division of Water Pollution Control. The Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Trainee works 40 hours a week, 7:00am – 3:30pm, Monday – Friday. May be required to work weekends, holidays and overtime to complete job requirements, as well as be on 24-hour call when necessary. Under direct supervision this person performs a wide variety of beginning level, manual tasks, in a training situation, involving the operation, maintenance, and repair of wastewater treatment building and grounds, tools, and equipment.  Work follows a scheduled program to ensure continued plant efficiency and conformance. The Trainee will be required to successfully obtain a Class 4 I.E.P.A Operator’s Certificate of Competency within eighteen (18) months of start date in order to remain employed with the Village of Addison. However, successfully obtaining the required Class 4 I.E.P.A Operator’s Certificate, does not guarantee continued employment in this position.
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VILLAGE OF ADDISON

WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT OPERATOR CLASS 4 -
PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT/DIVISION OF
WATER POLLUTION CONTROL
 
Summary of Position and Duties:
The Human Resources Division of the Village of Addison is accepting applications to fill one (1) vacancy in the at-will, non-exempt, full-time position of Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Class 4 in the Public Works Department/Division of Water Pollution Control. The Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Trainee works 40 hours a week, 7:00am – 3:30pm, Monday – Friday. May be required to work weekends, holidays and overtime to complete job requirements, as well as be on 24-hour call when necessary. Under direct supervision this person performs a wide variety of beginning level, manual tasks, in a training situation, involving the operation, maintenance, and repair of wastewater treatment building and grounds, tools, and equipment.  Work follows a scheduled program to ensure continued plant efficiency and conformance. Work is of routine difficulty and reviewed for progress and conformance to established procedures by the Water Pollution Control Foreman or his designee.
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Urbana & Champaign Sanitary District

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, January 13, 2023 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 resume to tplotner@u-csd.com.  EOE




Village of Roselle


Wastewater Operator

Public Works Mechanic


 

Veolia
Wastewater Plant Manager I or II

Lincoln, IL 62656, USA
Full-time
Contract Type: Standard


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Lead Wastewater Operator
Village of Libertyville
Title: Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator (Level I or II DOQ)
Department: Public Works
Hiring Range: Level II Operator - $69,034-$86,293 (Full range: $69,034-$103,551)
Level I Operator - $62,130-$77,663 (Full range: $62,130-$93,195)
Closing Date: Open until filled


 

 


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