ORACWA posts water quality related jobs of interest to our members. Most are with member organizations, but some are with state or federal regulatory agencies and not-for-profit organizations focused on water quality issues.
Wastewater Treatment Plant Manager
City of Rainier
$4,011-$5,645, per month, plus fringe benefits
The Wastewater Treatment Plant Manager is responsible for the daily operation, maintenance and repair of the City’s wastewater treatment and collection facilities and systems and does related work as required.
The mandatory requirements are graduation from high school education or GED equivalent, supplemented by two years post-secondary college or technical training in biology, environmental science, chemistry, or a closely related field; two years of experience in wastewater treatment plants or working knowledge of equipment, facilities, materials, methods, and procedures used in wastewater treatment plant maintenance and operation activities; working knowledge of laboratory procedures and practices; skill in operation of position related tools and equipment, the ability to perform process control calculations; ability to work safely; ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing; ability to understand and carry out our written and oral instructions.
Applications are available online at www.cityofrainier.com or at Rainier City Hall, 106 West B Street, Rainier, OR. Position is open until filled.
City of Redmond
Wastewater Division Manager
Type: Full Time
Salary/Pay Rate: $6208 - $7632 per month
Deadline to Apply:12/29/2017 5:00 PM
DEPARTMENT: Public Works
FLSA STATUS: Exempt
SALARY GRADE: Grade 22
EMPLOYEE GROUP: Management / Non-Represented
PLEASE NOTE: THE INTERVIEWS FOR THIS RECRUITMENT ARE SCHEDULED FOR WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 17, 2018.
PURPOSE OF POSITION:
This position performs a variety of supervisory functions in regard to the operation and maintenance of the City’s wastewater treatment facility. The plant is required to remove nitrogen before land application of effluent. In addition to supervision of the treatment facility, this position will oversee the City’s pretreatment program, collection system, including pump stations, and stormwater facilities.
Oversees regulatory compliance programs related to wastewater treatment, wastewater collection system and stormwater quality. These requirements include, but are not limited to: DEQ Water Pollution Control Facility (WPCF) Permit; Reclaimed Water Management Plan; Biosolids Management Plan, Groundwater Monitoring Plan, and State and Federal Underground Injection Control (UIC) requirements. These tasks are illustrative only and may include other related duties. Duties include data collection, analysis, report writing, project management and research to meet regulations.
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Water Treatment Plant Operator
The Water Treatment Plant Operator is responsible for the daily operation, maintenance and repair of the City’s water treatment facilities and does related work as required. The mandatory requirements are graduation from high school education or GED equivalent, supplemented by two years post-secondary college or technical training in biology, environmental science, chemistry, or a closely related field; certification as a Oregon Grade II Water Treatment Plant Operator with Filtration endorsement; two years of experience in water treatment plants or working knowledge of equipment, facilities, materials, methods, and procedures used in water treatment plant maintenance and operation activities; working knowledge of laboratory procedures and practices; skill in operation of position related tools and equipment; ability to work safely; ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing; ability to understand and carry out our written and oral instructions. Applications are available online at www.cityofrainier.com or at Rainier City Hall, 106 West B Street, Rainier, OR. Position is open until filled.
City of Rainier, Oregon
$3,529 - $4,964, per month, plus fringe benefits
Wastewater Treatment O&M Supervisor
City of Portland
Full-Time - $6,262.00 - $8,377.00 monthly
Category: Environmental Services / Facility Management / Wastewater
The Wastewater Treatment Operation & Maintenance (O&M) Supervisor performs a variety of specialized technical tasks in support of the Operations Division in the Wastewater Group. The position focuses on the supervision of a large activated sludge wastewater treatment plant as well as the management of the personnel directly involved in the treatment process. Under general direction, the Wastewater Treatment O&M Supervisor plans, schedules, organizes, and directs a work unit program comprised of skilled personnel engaged in the operation and maintenance of a large wastewater treatment plant; ensures the proper, efficient and safe operation of the collection and treatment systems and facilities; provides for program support and participation with internal and external stakeholders; and performs related duties as assigned. The Wastewater Treatment O&M Supervisor is responsible for formulating and developing work unit goals and objectives, supervising assigned personnel and directing day-to-day activities. Work and results are reviewed through regular individual and team meetings, inspection and analysis of records, reports and plant performance. Previous experience in a leadership role is required. Any such experience should be detailed in the application process.
Additional information is available on the City's website.
Stormwater Erosion Technician
City of Albany
Full-Time - $3,780.00 - $4,813.00 Monthly Salary
The City of Albany is accepting applications for a full-time Stormwater Erosion Technician opening. This position is part of the Engineering Technician work group and provides construction inspection and documentation for public works projects. Projects are primarily for water, sewer, stormwater quality, and street construction. This position manages the City's Erosion Prevention and Sediment Control (EPSC) program, reviews EPSC plans, issues permits, and provides ongoing inspection to ensure compliance with permit conditions. This is considered to be an in-the-field position.
To learn more and apply, visit www.cityofalbany.net/jobs
Public Works Maintenance Division Director
City of Eugene
Full-Time - $97,032 - $128,024.00 Annual Salary
Do you want to be part of a dynamic organization well known for excellence and commitment to high-quality and effective services? The City of Eugene Public Works Maintenance Division is recruiting for a Public Works Maintenance Division Director.
To review the complete job announcement and to apply please visit: www.eugene-or.gov/jobs.
This position plans and directs the activities of the Maintenance Division in the Public Works Department, participates in the leadership of the Public Works Department and the City of Eugene.
The Maintenance Division responsibilities include administrative and technical services and operations in surface operations, traffic operations, stormwater conveyance and treatment and wastewater collection systems, sidewalk maintenance, fleet and radio services management, utility coordination program, emergency response and the operations of the Roosevelt facility. Division staff includes over 120 people including Administrative, Technical and Operational Staff.
The Maintenance Division Director coordinates assigned activities with other City divisions and departments, the City Council and outside agencies; provides highly responsible and complex administrative support to the Executive Director - Public Works.
Application Deadline: Open until Filled. First screening of applications - February 21, 2018 5:00 p.m.
Accepting on-line applications only. Apply at www.eugene-or.gov/jobs.
Environmental Programs Supervisor
City of Redmond
Salary: $5,631 - $6,922 / month
Closing Date: March 2, 2018
Manages and carries out services related to the Environmental Programs section of the Wastewater Division. Under the general direction of the Wastewater Division Manager, the Environmental Programs Supervisor plans, coordinates, implements, and performs daily activities relative to industrial wastewater pretreatment; control of wastewater fats, oil, and grease; and stormwater drainage.
Oversees program activities and maintains local, state, and federal regulatory compliance for the industrial wastewater pretreatment program, the fats oil & grease (FOG) program, and the stormwater program (including underground injection control). Provides technical assistance to the public for treatment of stormwater and industrial wastewater.
Conducts facility and site inspections and prepares, issues, and enforces wastewater discharge permits. This position will collect water quality samples, analyze data, and prepare reports regarding industrial/commercial wastewater, stormwater runoff, and sediment.
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Electronic Systems Technician
City of Portland's Bureau of Environmental Services
Full-Time - $28.58 - $36.44 Hourly
To learn more and apply, visit https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/portlandor
Resource Recovery Supervisor
Full-Time - Hourly: $32.17 - $43.43 / Annual: $66,922 - $90,345
This Job Posting closes at 11:59 p.m. (Pacific Time) on April 2, 2018 or when filled.
The Clackamas County Department of Water Environment Services (WES) manages and operates the County’s utility service districts, including sewage facilities, collection systems, pump stations, treatment plants and surface water management. We are looking to hire a full-time Resource Recovery Supervisor to join our team.
The Resource Recovery Supervisor is responsible for supervising, coordinating, and monitoring the Resource Recovery program and staff, participates in workforce planning, training, problem solving,
scheduling, budgeting, hiring, and personnel issues. You would also provide your technical and administrative advice to operation program staff in order to ensure smooth and efficient operations that comply with WES policies, rules, as well as with federal and state regulations.
Additional information is available on the City's website.