The Bradford Sanitary Authority has an immediate opening for a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator.
This position will report directly to the Operations Manager but could also receive assignments from the Plant Maintenance Technician or Executive Director. This position shall be dedicated to operating the wastewater treatment plant facility to achieve optimum wastewater discharge and comply with all DEP regulations.
Focused initiatives relative to this position include the ability to: exhibit safe work habits and practices, work well in a team-oriented environment, obtain and retain knowledge and skills associated with all maintenance and repairs of the treatment plant assets, and adhere to all BSA Rules and Regulations aligned with the Authority Mission Statement.
Educational requirements will include the demonstrated ability to complete all required training and continuing education units as directed by the Authority to obtain state certification in the field of wastewater. A degree in Chemistry and/or a degree or practical experience in Technology platforms including: diagnosing functionality of various computer-based systems, ability to analyze and effectively troubleshoot tech related issues within software systems and hardware testing capabilities is beneficial. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office applications.
Other responsibilities include the ability to serve as “on-call” operator as assigned, which could include covering off-hours, weekends, and Holiday’s.
A successful candidate must possess a current, valid driver’s license, CDL would be beneficial. Current Pennsylvania Wastewater Certification or experience in the field is a plus.
A successful candidate must also have the physical capability to work outdoors in all types of weather and the ability to work safely in and around hazardous areas or conditions. Successful candidate must be able to respond to immediate distribution issues or emergencies as required during off hours.
Any candidate offered a position with the Bradford Sanitary Authority will be required to successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen and background check.
Submit resume for this position to the Bradford Sanitary Authority, PO Box 546, 28 Kennedy Street, Bradford, PA 16701, or application can be obtained at this office.