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Posted: 08/26/2015

Water Plant Operator

The City of Fairmont will be accepting applications for the position of Water Plant Operator in the water treatment department. This is a fulltime, non-exempt position. The successful candidate’s employment is in compliance with the stipulations set forth in the agreement between the local IBEW union and the City of Fairmont.

Qualifications for this position require a minimum of a high school diploma and one-year technical course with a 2-year degree in water treatment preferred. Experience with water operations, Class D or higher water operator license are preferred. The range of starting wage for this position is $21.91/hr to $27.39/hr with an excellent benefit package.

A complete job application and description is available online at
www.fairmont.org
All applicants MUST complete a City of Fairmont application.
Please submit cover letter, resume, and application to
City of Fairmont
100 Downtown Plaza
Fairmont, MN 56031
or to
lzarling@fairmont.org

Completed application packets will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. September 11, 2015.

 
 
 
 

Posted: 08/17/2015

Operator and/or Lead Operator

Work Loc: Albertville, MN
Pay: $22.98-$28.00
Req No: 54310

Veolia North America seeks an Operator and/or Lead Operator - Albertville, MN

Summary:

Operator: Operates and maintains water/wastewater treatment, processing, disposal and testing equipment in water/wastewater treatment facility to purify water to meet permit and operational requirements.

Operator Lead: Consistently leads an assigned team to operate wastewater treatment facility and collection system; proficiently operates and maintains process equipment, lab equipment, collection system, field equipment, etc to meet project requirements and permit limits.

Qualifications:

Operator:

  • High School education or equivalent with the ability to read, write and comprehend English (operational, process, safety and quality instructions). Must have the ability to perform basic math equations.
  • Six months to two years experience in a related position and environment with knowledge of the methods, techniques, and practices of water/wastewater treatment.
  • Strong mechanical and/or electrical aptitude preferred.
  • Class “B” CDL; must attain air brake and tanker endorsement preferred.
  • MN Class “D” (or higher) Wastewater Certification through exam or reciprocity preferred but not required.
  • Must be able to serve rotational 24 hour emergency on-call if required by site.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and a safe driving record.

Lead Operator

  • High School education or equivalent with the ability to read, write and comprehend English (operational, process, safety and quality instructions). Must have the ability to perform basic math equations. Associate’s degree in a science or technical area strongly preferred
  • MN Class “D” (or higher) Wastewater Certification
  • Typically holds a high level water treatment certificate. (Requires minimum water/wastewater license as required by regulatory agencies at site).
  • Valid MN CDL (B or higher) w/ tanker and air brake endorsement is required or must acquire within 60 days of hire.
  • Over five years experience in a related position and environment with knowledge of the methods, techniques, and practices of water/wastewater treatment. Regulatory Knowledge (RCRA, CERCLA), and knowledge of Title V – NESHAPS.
  • Demonstrates ability to mentor, coach and train others to identify cost effective solutions.
  • Must consistently demonstrate the ability to operate all machines and equipment
  • Must be able to serve rotational 24 hour emergency on-call if required by site.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and a safe driving record.

IMMEDIATE apply @ www.veolianorthamerica.com/careers Reference Job ID: 54310
Contact: Pamela Freeman, Recruiter, Veolia North America
Phone: 630-778-4810
Email: pamela.freeman@veolia.com

 
 
 
 

Posted: 07/11/2015

WASTEWATER TREATMENT OPERATOR

Hourly $22.57 - $25.79

The Western Lake Superior Sanitary District, a national leader in environmental protection and pollution prevention, seeks a qualified full-time Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator.

The successful candidate must possess two years full-time equivalent work experience in a large wastewater treatment plant or a combination of relevant education and work experience which totals four years and possess at least a MPCA “D” Wastewater Operator Certificate.

WLSSD offers a competitive salary and benefit package.
For more information and how to apply, please visit www.wlssd.com.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
WOMEN AND MINORITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY

 
 
 
 

Posted: 07/08/2015

Technical Support Specialist
(Polymers and Bioaugmentation)

OBJECTIVE:

Position is responsible for the promotion, sales, and support of our growing bioaugmentation product line. In conjunction with this effort will be the support of the traditional flocculant, coagulant and odor control product lines.

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

Development of the relationship and sales efforts with respect to various bioaugmentation bacterial cultures/enzymes for the municipal and industrial wastewater industry.
Assist in the sales and support of our present wastewater product line to both customers and prospects.
Provide process improvement recommendations for wastewater and bioaugmentation prospects and accounts.
Some overnight travel required (3-5 nights per month on average).

KNOWLEDGE OF SKILLS REQUIRED:

Good communication skills
Water chemistry basics
Wastewater operations, training or previous experience
Demonstrated competence in microscopic (microbial) identification a plus but not required.
Additional training can be provided.

EDUCATION AND TRAINING:

High School Education, GED, or industry experience
College courses or completion is a plus.
Four year degree in biology, microbiology, environmental science or similar preferred.
Continued education and training to support the duties, dimensions, accountabilities, and scope of this position are encouraged by Fremont Industries, Inc.

HIRING RANGE:
Salary will be dependent on licensure, qualifications, and experience.

Interested persons may e-mail a resume to:
Mike Oldsberg
moldsberg@fremontind.com
Fremont Industries Inc.
4400 Valley Industrial Blvd. N.
Shakopee, MN 55379

www.fremontind.com

 
 
 
 

Posted: 06/25/2015

FULL TIME CITY MAINTENANCE MANAGER

The City of Timber Lake is currently accepting applications for the position of Full Time City Maintenance Manager. Entry-level wages will be depending on experience and qualifications. Position serves as the City’s Street, Water, and Sewer Superintendent. Plans and directs all activities of the City Utilities operations to efficiently achieve City and department objectives as related to streets, parks, and the landfill, water, and sewer departments. Works closely with Mayor and Council but has considerable latitude for independent action regarding utility department operations.

Please send completed application and resume to:
Finance Officer
City of Timber Lake, P.O. Box 431
Timber Lake, SD 57656
or call (605) 865-3790.

Job description and benefits information is available upon request.

 
 
 
 
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