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South Suburban Sanitary District - Wastewater Operator

Posted: 5/4/2021

Salary: $20.50 - $29.43

Location: Klamath Falls, OR

The District is seeking a hard-working candidate with good analytical skills to be part of a specialized and dynamic team to serve the public. This important position is critical to maintaining and supporting local public health and environmental standards. Under the supervision of the Wastewater Treatment Supervisor and Collection System Supervisor, the successful candidate will perform the daily operation and maintenance of the District wastewater treatment facility and collection system, including laboratory analysis and process control operation, responding to District after-hours emergencies, wastewater collections system maintenance, and system monitoring and construction activities as needed. The position requires performing basic mathematics, using appropriate safety procedures, logging and documenting operations daily, reading meters and gauges, making process adjustments, operating pumps and other wastewater equipment, keeping equipment and buildings clean, operating Class B vehicles, heavy equipment, and sewer cleaning and televising equipment, and performing standby, holiday/weekend duty when rotation dictates. Standby duty is required approximately one week every 3-6 weeks depending on District needs.