Human Resources Department
212 SW 9th St
Lawton, OK 73501
|Plant Operator One (1) position available|
|Location:||Public Works Department/Wastewater Treatment Plant Division|
|Beginning Salary:||$1,100.80 bi-weekly|
|Closing Date:||5:00 pm August 22 , 2013|
Provides a variety of skilled and technical work participating in the operation of a wastewater treatment plant on an assigned shift.
Knowledge of the safe practices and procedures for handling chemicals associated with a wastewater treatment plant. Ability to accurately follow procedures and understand instructions. Ability to detect faulty operating characteristics in equipment. Inspects treatment plant equipment and related equipment for proper operation. Maintains appearance of clarifers, buildings and plant grounds. May assist plant mechanic. Ensures plant is in full compliance with state and federal requirements. Operates heavy equipment such as backhoes, dump trucks and semi-trucks, etc. Records test results and samples.
Requirement-Education & Experience
Possession of a valid driver’s license Ability to obtain an Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality Class “C” Wastewater Certification within one (1) year of date of hire and a Class “C” Wastewater Lab certification within one (1) year of date of hire. Must be willing to work shift work, weekends, holidays and overtime. Graduation from an accredited high school, vocational school or possess a GED. Experience in operation of electrical and mechanical equipment similar to that used in a treatment plant.
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