Human Resources Department
212 SW 9th St
Lawton, OK 73501
|PLANT OPERATOR One (1) position available|
|Location:||Public Works Department / Medicine Park Water Treatment Plant|
|Beginning Salary:||$1,108.80 bi-weekly|
|Closing Date:||5 pm February 28, 2014|
Operate the Water Treatment Plant on an assigned shift.
Responsible for the entire operation of the Water Treatment Plant on assigned shift. Responsibilities include inspection of equipment such as pumps, valves, chemical feed systems, air compressors, filters, transmitting and recording instruments, controlling systems and all other appurtenances at a water treatment plant. Regularly responsible for ensuring that the plant is in full compliance with all state and federal requirements. Responsible for laboratory analysis of water entering and leaving the plant on assigned shift. Required to analyze, record results and exercise judgment in making adjustments of machinery, equipment and related control systems in accordance with established operating procedures and standards. Clean and maintain the water treatment plant and its related facilities, Operates storage gates on Ellsworth and Lawtonka. Assists in grounds keeping jobs, cleaning basins and tanks with fire hoses. Assists mechanic in minor maintenance activities as needed.
Requirement-Education & Experience
Possession of a valid driver’s license. Ability to obtain an Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality Class “D” Water Certification within one year of date of hire and a class “C” Water Lab certification within 18 months of employment. 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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