Water Treatment Plant Operator (WTO) at Wood PLC in Kellogg, Idaho

Posted in Other 11 days ago.

Job Description:

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is seeking a Water Treatment Operator (WTO) who will be responsible for day-to-day O&M of the Central Treatment Plant (CTP) and Ground Water Collection System (GWCS) in accordance with regulatory requirements under the supervision of the Lead Water Treatment Operator (LWTO).

Responsibilities include the following; present at the site during the work week; authority to supervise site work; maintain close communication with LWTO and Wood O&M Manager; ensure work performed to applicable specifications and regulations; and preparation of daily logs. The WTO ensures safe, reliable and efficient operation of equipment, the transport and treatment of impacted mine water, and monitoring of treatment effectiveness. The WTO reports directly to the LWTO and supports managing and supervising O&M activities.

Key Responsibilities

The WTO is responsible for the following tasks:
  • Perform day-to-day operations and inspections
  • Provide status updates to management and other designated personnel
  • Support troubleshooting of CTP and GWCS technical problems
  • Perform the collection and submittal of samples for laboratory analysis per the sampling and analysis plan
  • Complete daily, weekly, monthly, etc. maintenance as required by equipment O&M manuals

The WTO will report directly to the Lead Water Treatment Operator and other designated personnel and is expected to work on-site five days a week.

Skills / Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years of related experience as a water treatment operator
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Valid driver's license is required
  • Flexibility to work outside normal business hours as required
  • Minimal travel anticipated
  • Ability to supervise site work activities involved in completing the daily O&M responsibilities and support any necessary off-hour emergency responses
  • Technical knowledge in portions of the site work involved in completing the daily O&M responsibilities
  • Trained in the 40-hour OSHA Hazardous Waste Operations course, and current with 8-hour refresher courses in addition to other relevant training including other OSHA regulated activities but not limited to lockout/tagout or confined space entry as needed
  • Knowledge of applicable Federal, state, and local laws and regulations
  • Ability to effectively communicate and manage customer expectations
  • Ability to locate, coordinate, and utilize resources within their own organization
  • Be trained or experienced in the collection, preservation, and general handling of plant and surface water samples
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US without sponsorship
  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.