Water Treatment Plant OperatorCITY OF BOWLING GREEN
Water Treatment Plant Operator
Water Supply Division (Pay Grade 5: $20.81 to $26.58 per hour) (With a Class III OEPA Certification: Pay Grade 6: $21.85 TO $27.90 per hour)
This position is responsible for the safe, efficient, and compliant operation and maintenance of the City's Water Treatment Plant. Perform laboratory analyses; oversee plant operations; collect and test water samples; inspect the plant and equipment, and make necessary adjustments; ensure proper levels of clearwell and water towers; record chemical feed amounts, meter readings, plant flow; maintain records; cleans and paints; train employees; perform preventive maintenance -- both electrical and mechanical; handle hazardous and toxic chemicals; conduct tours; perform other related duties as assigned. High school diploma or equivalent; three to five years of relevant experience required. Must be able to obtain a Class I OEPA Water Treatment Certification within 2 years of hire and obtain Chemical Analysis Certification.
Office hours: Mondays - Fridays 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Affirmative Action/Equal Employer Opportunity