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Wastewater Operator (Class 6 Or Class 5 License)



Posting ID: JP-002350916

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Northampton, Massachusetts
Full Time
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Must Have's: - Previous treatment plant experience (water, wastewater, landfill leachate plant, etc.) - Strong understanding of nitrification, de-nitrification, laboratory skills (Hach tests) and MBR operation - Strong mechanical and electrical experience - Previous pump experience along with performing oil changes and inspections. - Strong knowledge of biological treatment and laboratory skills. A lab tech with mechanical skills would be good. - The Plant Operator is responsible for operating and maintaining pumps, valves, motors and related machinery and equipment. Essential Job Functions: 1. May operate facilities with computer or PLC controls. 2. Monitors, regulates and adjusts chlorinators, chemical feed pumps, filter rates and other process equipment. 3. Washes clarifiers, filter beds, contact basins, operates sludge handling equipment and other unit process equipment. 4. Collects samples and performs routine in - plant lab tests as required. 5. Maintains a log of operations and maintenance activities and related records. 6. May perform custodial or other duties, as required. 7. Operates system to maintain compliance with permit requirements. 8. Checking PH levels Ideally someone with either biological or activated sludge experience. They don't need to be a licensed operator.


mechanical aptitude, maintenance technician, Wastewater, Mechanically Inclined, Remediation, Maintenance

Top Skills Details:

mechanical aptitude,maintenance technician

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

MUST HAVE: Basic mechanical skills Strong reliability/attendance Good oral and written communication Valid drivers license NICE TO HAVE: Experience in a treatment plant 40-HR HAZWOPER

Experience Level:

Entry Level

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Contact Information

Recruiter: Lawson Omer

Phone: (843) 972-1988


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