Job Posting Details
JobPostingID: 13773 StartDate: Start Now
PositionStatus: Contract-to-Hire Req. Education: 2yr Degree
HourlyWage: Salary: Unspecified
Industry: Utilities LanguageSkills:
JobType: Labor JobLocation: NJ - Boonton

Job Posting

Operation and Maintenance Technician


Job Description:
This has the potential to be converted to perm at 3-4 months although not guaranteed.

Please ensure the candidates you submit have the required licenses listed:
•NJ T1 License minimum
•NJ Boiler License Operator certification

Position Summary:

The primary responsibility of the Operation and Maintenance Technician is to operate the Jersey City water treatment facility located in Boonton, NJ. That includes but is not limited to plant operation and maintenance for both water and sludge treatment processes. As such they are considered essential employees and must respond during emergencies. Responsibilities include controlling treatment plant equipment to insure that plant flow meets demands and that the appropriate chemical feed rates are set at each flow change as determined by the Operations Supervisor. The position also involves maintaining and repairs on malfunctioning equipment and general housekeeping duties as assigned. Operations also include the sludge operation that involves the centrifuge and settling basin equipment. Duties also include monitoring security cameras and answering telephones. Accept deliveries of chemicals and other related facility duties as assigned by the Operations Supervisor.

Requirements and Essential Job Functions:

Participates in all activities associated with the operation and maintenance of the treatment plant processes and related equipment accordance with the client and regulatory requirements

Monitors operating parameters and controls

Maintain reports and data entry into plant computers

Conducts regular sampling analysis to insure that set quality standards are maintained

Maintain and backwash filters

Operates dewatering equipment comprised of the centrifuge and settling basin equipment

Accepts chemical deliveries

Maintains safety standards governing plant operations

Performs daily housekeeping duties required throughout the facility

Performs other duties as requested by management

Physical Requirements:

•Ability to speak and write English
•Ability to read and understand reports
•Ability to use a computer.
•Sufficient mobility to move throughout the plant.
•Ability to lift 50 lbs or more.

Work Environment:

•Plant environment with rotating shifts.

Knowledge and Skills Required:

•General knowledge of water treatment and mechanical maintenance
•Good math and mechanical skills
•Good knowledge of computers
•Good verbal and written communication skills
•Ability to obtain a New Jersey DEP T1/W1 license 2years after hire

Minimum Qualifications Necessary:

•High school diploma or equivalent
•Valid driver’s license

Required Certifications

•NJ T1 License minimum
•NJ Boiler License Operator certification

Resource is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability and a drug free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veterans status, or any other characteristics protected by law. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Resource complies with the laws and regulations outlined in the following EEO is The Law poster:

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