Technical Specialist (Sewage Treatment Plant)

Technical Specialist (Sewage Treatment Plant)
US - NJ - Salem

Duties: 
  • Perform various laboratory tests using measuring and laboratory equipment to determine quality of effluent in order to meet all New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection regulations. 
  • Complete, analyze and submit on a timely basis, water sample test data for all required reporting to Government Regulatory agencies. 
  • Anticipate changes in plant load and weather conditions: determine causes of treatment imbalance and initiate mechanical system or chemical application adjustments to avoid plant overload and bacterial imbalance. 
  • Perform scheduled maintenance on plant equipment such as lubrication and adjustment. 
  • Accompany and advise, on plant modifications, operational problems, redesign sessions, and plant function tours. 
  • Perform duties normally associated with other trade areas including the general cleanliness and appearance of equipment and physical surroundings of the sewage plant. 
  • Obey Client and OSHA safety rules. 
  • Attend daily 0700 morning meeting in Hope Creek Chemistry department 
  • Perform weekly sewage lift station visual inspections 
  • Increase awareness of safety and security thereby reducing our exposure to accident and incidents that negatively impact our ability to achieve business excellence. 
  • Operate Client sewage vacuum truck for sludge transfers and portable toilet cleaning onsite. Inspect automotive vehicles to ensure safety and efficiency. 
  • Respond to routine and emergency situations and communicate with Client staff. Determine malfunction and formulate a course of action, which may include either adjust/repair or call for assistance. 
  • Establish, implement and monitor methods of inventory control. Order and reorder necessary supplies and equipment by initiating purchase orders and providing the necessary follow-up on all orders. 
  • Maintain inventories of laboratory chemicals and supplies and reorder as necessary. • Maintain all records required regarding water and waste water treatment operations: report all concerns immediately to the Supervisor. 
  • Make recommendations on improving efficiency and reducing costs for sewage treatment operations 
  • Work with other trades to effect completion of construction and repairs within time frame. Encourage improvement and efficiency in other employees. 
Experience and Skills Education, Certifications, or Special Licenses:
  • A high school diploma 
  • A valid driver's license is required.
  • A New Jersey State Sewage Plant Operator license S-3 and a New Jersey State Sewage Collection System license C-2 is required. 
Experience:
  • 4-6 years of sewage treatment equipment operations and maintenance experience is required, of which three years must include laboratory experience in testing of water and waste water. 

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