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The staff at the Charles River wastewater facility …. this could be you! See a list of the open positions below.

CERTIFIED OPERATOR WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT TOWN OF DEERFIELD Posted 11/22

The Town of Deerfield seeks qualified applicants for the position of Certified Operator at its wastewater treatment facilities. Duties include all aspects of plant operation, lab work, and maintenance under the direction of the Chief Operator. Strong mechanical aptitude, laboratory skills and computer skills moves you to the front of the line. Grade 2M wastewater license or the ability to obtain license within 12 months. Successful candidate must be conscientious, detail-oriented, able to work alone, and possess good organizational skills. Benefitted position, 40 hours/week with scheduled overtime. Pay range depending on experience. Job description and application available at www.deerfieldma.us. Submit applications to Kayce Warren, Town Administrator, Municipal Offices, 8 Conway Street, South Deerfield, MA 01373 or email to townadmin@town.deerfield.ma.us. Applications accepted until position is filled; application are open until position is filled. AA/EOE

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Marlborough Posted 11/19/2021

Posting Number:   AA#21-56 Date Posted:          November 19, 2021
Weekly Hours:        40 hours/week * FLSA:                       Non-Exempt
Hiring Rate:            $31.59/hour Bargaining Unit:   AFL- CIO, Local 272
Step Rate:  31.59 – $35.53/hour Location:                303 Boundary Street

* plus rotating weekends (every fourth/fifth) once qualified, Monday through Friday with lunch taken on the job.

DEFINITION/PURPOSE – Operation of a municipal 3.5 million gallons a day (MGD) advanced wastewater treatment facility in a safe, cost effective, and efficient manner complying with all State and Federal regulations.  

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS  – (The essential functions or duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various type of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.) Operating, maintaining, and repairing wastewater treatment plant machinery and equipment.  Making routine laboratory tests and maintaining operations log.  Adding chemicals as directed and required.  Recording instrument readings and adjusting equipment.  Checking machinery and equipment for malfunctions and conducting preventative maintenance.  Repairing and overhauling machinery and equipment.  Maintaining plant facilities and grounds in a clean and orderly condition.  Completing tasks and other duties as assigned.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED  Under the supervision of the Head Treatment Plant Operator.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE High school diploma or equivalent; two or more years working experience at a publicly owned treatment works (POTW); two or more years working experience maintaining equipment such as pumps, filters, valves, gates, and tanks; or any equivalent combination of education and experience.

Special Requirements: Massachusetts Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators Certification, Grade 4M Full.  For the purposes of application, Grade 4M License, Operator-in-Training Status as a Grade 4M Operator as well as When and If Status as a Grade 4M treatment plant operator as defined in CMR 2.06 (1) and (2), will be considered acceptable minimum qualifications. 

Please forward/email cover letter and resume to: hrjobs@marlborough-ma.gov

Position will remain open until filled.

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator, Northampton, MA Posted 11/18/2021

Full-Time  7:00 AM – 3:00 PM Days: Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri.  Rate of Pay: $25.54 – $33.51

DEFINITION  Skilled technical work in the operation, maintenance, repair, and testing of wastewater treatment plant equipment and processes; all other related work as required.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS  Monitors equipment for abnormalities; collects and records operational data; adjusts operation parameters to maintain the process within state and federal specifications.  May act as Chief Operator on weekends and under emergency conditions, in the absence of the Chief Operator.  Assists Pretreatment Coordinator with sampler placement; performs lab tests on industrial samples; performs industry inspections. Enters and retrieves computer data; backs up computer data files.  Operates the laboratory on a rotating schedule; runs all tests for process control; runs tests to verify compliance with state and federal regulations; generates reports on results; makes up lab solutions.  Operates the leachate facility on a rotating schedule; performs preventative maintenance tasks; records operational data; makes changes to process equipment; generates reports.  Operates the dewatering equipment on a rotating schedule; adjusts the dewatering equipment for optimum performance; mixes chemicals; cleans equipment and area; takes samples.  Responds to alarms from the wastewater treatment plant autodialer system or when called in by other plant personnel. Performs similar or related work and plows as required or as situation dictates.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS  Education and Experience – High school diploma or equivalency; Associate’s degree in related field desirable; two years experience in wastewater treatment and collection; or any equivalent combination of education and experience.

Knowledge, Ability and Skills: – General knowledge of wastewater treatment theory and of processes and equipment involved; general knowledge of state and federal pollution control regulations; working knowledge of the latest materials, methods, and technologies used in wastewater treatment operations; basic knowledge of computers, software, installation and trouble-shooting. Ability to calibrate and maintain lab equipment and perform lab tests; ability to observe and troubleshoot abnormal operating conditions in equipment; ability to maintain and evaluate records; ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing; ability to supervise lower grade employees.

Licensing & Other Requirements – Massachusetts Grade V Wastewater Treatment Operator’s certificate, or eligibility to obtain certification, required; Massachusetts Class B CDL license desirable.

Residency within 15 miles of the physical boundaries of the City of Northampton is desirable.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS Light to moderate physical effort generally required in the performance of lab testing and collection work, with occasional heavy lifting required.  Must be able to access all areas of multi level facility.  Good close, distant, color, and peripheral vision, as well as depth perception.  Ability to operate a computer keyboard.

Apply at:  Current Openings | Northampton, MA – Official Website (northamptonma.gov)

Sewage Treatment Plant Operator II      21000A76    Division of Resource Management MCI-Concord $53,787.76 – $74,154.60

***All Candidates Must Apply on MassCareers*** – Job Search (taleo.net)

Duties: Operates sewage treatment plant equipment in a manner that ensures adequate treatment of wastewater in accordance with NPDES permit and other DEP/EPA requirements. Maintains equipment by performing minor repairs and routine maintenance as required and directed. Performs sample collection and laboratory analysis as needed to maintain excellent process control and for required NPDES permit testing. Maintains records related to operations based on observations, inspections, and laboratory testing results. Assists in the preparation of monthly reports as directed. Performs housekeeping duties including painting, grounds keeping, sweeping, mopping, shoveling, and raking as needed. Assists in maintaining building interiors and exteriors. Performs other duties as assigned. Must be able and willing to work outdoors in varying weather conditions and be able to lift 50 lbs.

Minimum Entrance Requirements:

Applicants must have at least (A) two years of full-time, or equivalent part-time, experience in the operation, maintenance and /or repair or mechanical, electrical and related equipment in a water or sewage treatment plant, stationary power plant or pumping station, or (B) any equivalent combination of the required experience and the substitutions below.

Substitutions: I. A certificate of completion of a program in waste water treatment from a recognized school above the high school level may be substituted for a maximum of one year of the required experience. *Education toward a certificate will be prorated on the basis of the proportion of the requirements actually completed.

Special Requirements: Based on assignment, applicants may be required to possess a current and valid certificate or an appropriate grade issued by the Massachusetts Board of Certification of Operators of Wastewater Treatment Facilities.

Executive Order #595: As a condition of employment, successful applicants will be required to have received COVID-19 vaccination or an approved exemption as of their start date. Details relating to demonstrating compliance with this requirement will be provided to applicants selected for employment. Applicants who receive an offer of employment who can provide documentation that the vaccine is medically contraindicated or who object to vaccination due to a sincerely held religious belief may make a request for exemption.

Preferred Requirement: Applicants must possess a current and valid license issued by the Massachusetts Board of Certification of Operators of Wastewater Treatment Facilities with a minimum grade of IV-M.

Comments: This is a civil service position. Please note that salaries for union positions are determined according to the provisions of the respective collective bargaining agreement. The Department of Correction urges bilingual applicants to apply. Applicants must have no felony convictions, to include any actions defined in 5 U.S.C. 301; U.S.C. 509, 510; 42 U.S.C. 15601-15609. The Massachusetts Department of Correction shall not hire anyone who may have direct contact with offenders, who has engaged in sexual abuse in a prison or other institution as defined in 42 U.S.C. 1997; or who has been convicted of engaging or attempting to engage in sexual activity in the community facilitated by force, overt or implied threats of force or coercion, or if the victim did not consent or was unable to consent or refuse, or who has been civilly or administratively adjudicated to have engaged in the activity described in the above paragraph. The agency shall consider any incidents of sexual harassment in determining whether to hire anyone who may have contact with offenders or residents.

Sewage Treatment Plant Operator II 21000A2O Division of Resource Management MASAC @ Plymouth  $53,787.76 – $74,154.60

***All Candidates Must Apply on MassCareers*** – Job Search (taleo.net)

Duties: Operates sewage treatment plant equipment in a manner that ensures adequate treatment of wastewater in accordance with NPDES permit and other DEP/EPA requirements. Maintains equipment by performing minor repairs and routine maintenance as required and directed. Performs sample collection and laboratory analysis as needed to maintain excellent process control and for required NPDES permit testing. Maintains records related to operations based on observations, inspections, and laboratory testing results. Assists in the preparation of monthly reports as directed. Performs housekeeping duties including painting, grounds keeping, sweeping, mopping, shoveling, and raking as needed. Assists in maintaining building interiors and exteriors. Performs other duties as assigned. Must be able and willing to work outdoors in varying weather conditions and be able to lift 50 lbs.

Minimum Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have at least (A) two years of full-time, or equivalent part-time, experience in the operation, maintenance and /or repair or mechanical, electrical and related equipment in a water or sewage treatment plant, stationary power plant or pumping station, or (B) any equivalent combination of the required experience and the substitutions below.

Substitutions:  I. A certificate of completion of a program in waste water treatment from a recognized school above the high school level may be substituted for a maximum of one year of the required experience. *

*Education toward a certificate will be prorated on the basis of the proportion of the requirements actually completed.

Special Requirements: Based on assignment, applicants may be required to possess a current and valid certificate or an appropriate grade issued by the Massachusetts Board of Certification of Operators of Wastewater Treatment Facilities.

Executive Order #595: As a condition of employment, successful applicants will be required to have received COVID-19 vaccination or an approved exemption as of their start date. Details relating to demonstrating compliance with this requirement will be provided to applicants selected for employment. Applicants who receive an offer of employment who can provide documentation that the vaccine is medically contraindicated or who object to vaccination due to a sincerely held religious belief may make a request for exemption.

Preferred Requirement: Applicants must possess a current and valid license issued by the Massachusetts Board of Certification of Operators of Wastewater Treatment Facilities with a minimum grade of IV-M.

Comments: This is a civil service position. Please note that salaries for union positions are determined according to the provisions of the respective collective bargaining agreement. The Department of Correction urges bilingual applicants to apply. Applicants must have no felony convictions, to include any actions defined in 5 U.S.C. 301; U.S.C. 509, 510; 42 U.S.C. 15601-15609. The Massachusetts Department of Correction shall not hire anyone who may have direct contact with offenders, who has engaged in sexual abuse in a prison or other institution as defined in 42 U.S.C. 1997; or has been convicted of engaging or attempting to engage in sexual activity in the community facilitated by force, overt or implied threats of force or coercion, or if the victim did not consent or was unable to consent or refuse, or has been civilly or administratively adjudicated to have engaged in the activity described in the above paragraph. The agency shall consider any incidents of sexual harassment in determining whether to hire anyone who may have contact with offenders or residents.

Industrial Operator LeachGarner Attleboro Posted 11/18/2021

Do you have a Valid Industrial Grade 3I or 4I Massachusetts Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators License? LeachGarner has an outstanding opportunity for you to start working ASAP. 

Responsibilities include: Operate wastewater treatment plant (Grade 4I) in accordance with the O&M Manual and established procedures, City of Attleboro permit requirements and Massachusetts regulations (257 CMR 2.00)  Perform routine laboratory tests at various stages of treatment in accordance with standardized procedures and adjust chemistry as required  Take and record readings from instruments and make necessary adjustments to equipment, and maintain operational log  Perform daily routine treatment plant rounds to check machinery and equipment to insure proper operation  Collect monthly operational data from Security (water meter flows) and transcribe data to established spread sheet for reporting purposes  Collect operational data (pH and temperature) daily and transcribe data to established spread sheet for reporting purposes  Maintain the treatment plant in a clean, orderly and safe manner

Requirements: Must hold a valid Industrial Grade 3I or 4I Massachusetts Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators License  High school diploma or GED  Ability to lift 50+ pounds  Good math skills needed to compute ratios and monitor chemical levels  Basic computer skills  Must be able to work effectively with limited supervision  Willing and able to work outside in inclement weather conditions as needed  Valid driver’s license with safe driving record 

This is a 2nd shift position (2:30 pm – 11:00 pm) with part time weekend or off shift hours as required. 

In compliance with President Biden’s recently issued Executive Order 14042 affecting federal contractors, and in order to continue to protect employees, LeachGarner will require all U.S. employees and contractors to show proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to pass the pre-employment requirements. “Fully vaccinated” is defined as two weeks after both doses of a two-dose vaccine or two weeks since a single-dose vaccine has been administered. Anyone unable to be vaccinated, either because of a sincerely held religious belief or a medical condition or disability that prevents them from being vaccinated, can request a reasonable accommodation. 

What we offer:  10 paid holidays a year  2 weeks paid vacation  Paid personal days  5 paid sick days per calendar year  401(k) Plan with a company match  Medical and dental insurance  Vision insurance and prescription drug coverage  Flexible Spending Account  Company paid life insurance  Short-term and long-term disability plans  

LeachGarner offers the industry’s most comprehensive melt to market precious metal products and technical expertise. As a leader in precious metals processing, LeachGarner continually evolves to meet the challenges of evergreen markets and strives to exceed expectations for reliability, quality and innovation by an unwavering commitment of integrity. LeachGarner specializes in the manufacturing and distribution of precious metals in the form of sheet, wire, fancy wire, tubing, fancy tubing, casting grain, findings and chain specific to customer’s needs.

We are committed to bringing responsible and compliant manufacturing to all facilities regardless of geographical location while leveraging our global reach to serve our customers providing quick-to-market and market oriented products.

LeachGarner is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment at LeachGarner is based solely on an individual’s merit and qualifications directly related to professional competence. LeachGarner does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or related condition (including breastfeeding), or any other basis protected by law. It is LeachGarner’s policy to comply with all applicable federal, state, and local laws pertaining to nondiscrimination and equal opportunity.  

To apply please email resumes to: Beth Weissman bweissman@leachgarner.com; or submit your application online via our career page: https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=4d419d1a-e48e-45b0-bdf2-a2e2cec8115d&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=429750&lang=en_US&source=CC4

Industrial Wastewater Project Manager Acton MA Posted 11/18/2021

Application number: R01658

DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES:  Woodard & Curran is growing, and we are looking for a qualified Industrial Wastewater Project Manager near Acton, Massachusetts! The Project Manager to be responsible for the day-to-day operations, maintenance and management, administrative duties, and maintaining close client communications.  Employees who join Woodard & Curran’s staff find a culture that is welcoming, supportive, and empowering.

What would you be doing at Woodard & Curran?  • Day-to-day operations and management of the facilities, including provision of trained staff 24/7, • Day-to-day operations and management of the remote communications network and assigned SCADA network. • Implementation and management of an innovative predictive maintenance management program, • Administration and implementation of all routine and capital repair and replacement projects, • Emergency response for process upsets, equipment failures, force majeure events, all alarm events, etc. • Provision of requested / required operations and compliance reporting to regulatory agencies and municipality.

The Project Manager will play an active role in the coordination and communication with assigned staff, client representatives, contractors, and any assigned engineering firms. He or she will also work closely with all parties to ensure effective system operation and optimization.  The successful candidate will be responsible for performing hands-on work and producing all required reports.  He or she will coordinate the on-going daily operation of the utility system.

What would you need to succeed?  • High School Degree or Equivalent.  • Valid Massachusetts Driver’s License required. • Must possess a valid State of Massachusetts Grade 4 Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators license. • Ability to make sound decisions in process control and follow instructions, as well as follow safety procedures. • Successful candidates will be required to complete a background check, pre-placement physical and drug screen before employment. • 5+ years’ experience in managing complex water and/or wastewater facilities. • Experience overseeing a budget of $1.5 million or more. • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. • Proven track record with regulators.

Why would you choose Woodard & Curran? You would be offered a generous total rewards package: Competitive compensation. • Excellent Benefits to include retirement, generous paid time off, holidays, medical & dental insurance, flexible spending account. • career growth.  • Support and reimbursement in earning, upgrading, and keeping your licenses and certifications within the industry. Bonus potential for obtaining next level licensure. • The opportunity to become more versatile and even more technically proficient. We cross-train to improve facility operations, job satisfaction, and job security.

Woodard & Curran is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Woodard & Curran is a Drug-Free Work Place. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

To apply for this position, please use the following URL:

https://ars2.equest.com/?response_id=385ac48dc1213427e971e6f89e06d4c9

Repairman, Millbury, MA – Upper Blackstone Posted 11/10/2021

Upper Blackstone Clean Water is a MA Grade 7 Wastewater Treatment Facility in Millbury currently accepting applications for a Wet Line Repairman.

The Repairman performs work of ordinary difficulty and responsibility.  This position works as part of a team to perform all classes of work associated with a wastewater treatment facility.

Assists in the mechanical and electrical maintenance of process machinery, system piping, plumbing, HVAC, instrumentation and controls and other general maintenance.  May assist in performing welding and other special processes.  Work is performed in accordance with established schedules and procedures, subject to inspection for adherence to instructions and required standards, including safety and cleanliness.

Performs all classes of maintenance and repair work at wastewater treatment facilities including work associated with wet line.  Assignment to work in particular skill areas or disciplines is based on plant needs, staffing constraints and individual training, skills and related work experience.

General maintenance work on wet line and solids stream piping and equipment may include the disassembly, repair and re-assembly of pumps, motors, engines, compressors, reduction gears, HVAC equipment and other operating and auxiliary equipment and installation of piping and ancillary system equipment.  Performs preventive maintenance and incidental work related to mechanical maintenance tasks.  Assists with maintenance and repair of electrical, instrumentation and control systems.

Sets up, aligns and tests rotating equipment, such as pumps and motors, observing safety and housekeeping standards. Rebuilds pumps, machinery and equipment; fabricating and welding replacement parts as needed.

District employees are part of the MA State Retirement System.

Send resume to:  Human Resources, Upper Blackstone Clean Water, 50 Route 20, Millbury, MA 01527, hr@ubcleanwater.org.

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator, Barnstable, MA Posted 11/4/2021 

The Town of Barnstable is seeking qualified applicants to perform skilled technical and manual work in the maintenance and repair of the wastewater treatment plant and collection system. Barnstable is embarking on a 30 year, $1 Billion sewer expansion project which will provide exciting opportunities for professional development and career advancement.  Skilled technical work in the operation and maintenance of the municipal wastewater treatment plant and collection system.  High school diploma and at least three years experience in municipal wastewater operations; or advanced technical training in plant operations or a related field and one year of experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. CDL Class B drivers license required. A current grade 4 Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators certificate required. Certificate in CPR and First Aid administration preferred. New employees will have 6 months from date of hire to obtain the following licenses: Massachusetts Class 1-B Hoisting License, Massachusetts Class 2-B Excavating License, Massachusetts Class 3-A Electric and Air License. Knowledge of the principles and operating procedures of wastewater treatment plants and sanitary sewer systems.  Basic computer skills preferred. 

$1,062.37 weekly (plus 17% stipend for on-call duties) + benefits 

Apply online:  www.townofbarnstable.us  under employment  Deadline: November 16, 2021

Business Development Leader – Operations & Management Atlanta Georgia Posted 11/4/2021

Application number: R01640

Who we are looking for:  We are seeking an energetic, passionate and experienced business development leader with a proven track record for managing complex sales processes.  We require a strategic thinker who understands and can articulate the current and future business and technical drivers in the contract operations services marketplace.  It is expected that you be extremely effective at identifying client needs and aligning our capabilities with those needs in pursuit of developing vested partnerships within the industry.  You will be seen as leader within the marketplace that is capable of leading positive change, often times when confronting significant resistance.  Woodard & Curran’s strong reputation amongst our employees and our clients truly provides a unique opportunity for a strong sales executive to join our team and immediately make an impact. Open to virtual or flexible work arrangements.

Woodard & Curran is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Woodard & Curran is a Drug Free Work Place. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

To apply for this position, please use the following URL:

https://ars2.equest.com/?response_id=0ce1de19f337b13c9810b5d0959a511e

Collection System Operator/Maintainers (2 Positions Open) Holyoke Posted 11/4/2021

WHO WE ARE SUEZ in North America operates across all 50 states and Canada with 6,700 employees dedicated to environmental sustainability and smart and sustainable resource management. The company provides drinking water, wastewater and waste collection service to 6.4 million people daily; treats over 600 million gallons of water and over 450 million gallons of wastewater each day; delivers water treatment and advanced network solutions to 16,000 industrial and municipal sites; processes 55,000 tons of waste for recycling; and rehabilitates and maintains water assets for more than 4,000 municipal and industrial customers. The company is a subsidiary of Paris-based SUEZ.

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Education/Equivalent:  *  High School diploma or equivalent. *  Valid MA Grade II or higher Collection System Operator License or ability to acquire within one year *  Valid MA Driver’s license and the ability to meet risk management guidelines. *  Valid MA Driver’s license, CDL Class “B” w/Hydraulics License/Endorsement or ability to acquire within one year

Work Experience Needed: *  Entry to Intermediate Level 1-5 years’ experience working in the water or wastewater industry or related fields *  Experience in a construction or utility related field, or a combination of education and experience required.

Job Link: https://hris-suez.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/10/home/requisition/31096?c=hris-suez

Wastewater Facility Operator/Maintainer Holyoke Posted 11/4/2021

WHO WE ARE – SUEZ in North America operates across all 50 states and Canada with 6,700 employees dedicated to environmental sustainability and smart and sustainable resource management. The company provides drinking water, wastewater and waste collection service to 6.4 million people on a daily basis; treats over 600 million gallons of water and over 450 million gallons of wastewater each day; delivers water treatment and advanced network solutions to 16,000 industrial and municipal sites; processes 55,000 tons of waste for recycling; and rehabilitates and maintains water assets for more than 4,000 municipal and industrial customers. The company is a subsidiary of Paris-based SUEZ.

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Core Qualifications: High School diploma or equivalent. Valid MA Grade IV or higher Wastewater Treatment Operator License or ability to acquire within one year. Valid MA Driver’s license and the ability to meet risk management guidelines. Valid MA Driver’s license, CDL Class “B” w/Hydraulics License/Endorsement or ability to acquire within one year a plus  Work Experience Needed: Entry to Intermediate Level 1-5 years’ experience working in the water or wastewater industry or related fields  Experience in a laboratory or utility related field, or a combination of education and experience required.

Job link: https://hris-suez.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/10/home/requisition/31191?c=hris-suez

Service and Repair Technician FR Mahony Posted 10/27/2021

The Service & Repair Technician (E-ONE) performs hands-on technical services primarily for Environment ONE (E-ONE) grinder pumps and pump stations. This position requires a motivated professional with a high degree of technical aptitude to provide both in-shop and field service to support Residential and Municipal customers throughout New England.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Maintenance & repair services for E-ONE grinder pumps and pump stations; New equipment start-up commissioning and training; Prepare proper documentation for assigned work; Develop knowledge and expertise with all aspects of E-ONE pumps and pump stations; Individual will receive onsite and manufacturer training.

REQUIREMENTS: High school education. Mechanical and/or electrical background required; Reasonable experience & proficiency with mobile devices and computers; Ability to work outdoors in seasonal conditions and lift up to 50 lbs. unassisted, 100 lbs. assisted; Must be able to pass background and reference checks; as well as drug test;  Must maintain active driver’s license with clean driving record.

To apply, please follow the hyperlink:   Careers with Cummins-Wagner | Employee Testimonials or email your resume to awickham@cummins-wagner.com

Woodard & Curran Business Development Leader – Operations & Management Portland Maine Posted 10/27/2021.

Who we are looking for: We are seeking an energetic, passionate and experienced business development leader with a proven track record for managing complex sales processes.  We require a strategic thinker who understands and can articulate the current and future business and technical drivers in the contract operations services marketplace.  It is expected that you be extremely effective at identifying client needs and aligning our capabilities with those needs in pursuit of developing vested partnerships within the industry.  You will be seen as leader within the marketplace that is capable of leading positive change, often times when confronting significant resistance.  Woodard & Curran’s strong reputation amongst our employees and our clients truly provides a unique opportunity for a strong sales executive to join our team and immediately make an impact.

To apply for this position, please use the following URL:

https://ars2.equest.com/?response_id=c65ed9d0d2f9c903452678befb63b4cf

HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR – GR. D SEWER DEPARTMENT North Attleboro Posted 10/26/2021

 FULL-TIME (37 HOURS PER WEEK) PAY RANGE: $22.39-$27.25 PER HOUR

 Working under the direct supervision of the Foreman, performs skilled manual work in the operation of Public Works equipment of substantial weight and complexity for all sewer department projects; all other related work as required. Required to work beyond and/or before normal shift hours during snow and ice operations and other emergencies. Employees should have demonstrated skill in operating specialized and heavy equipment including backhoe and loader. Working knowledge of the materials and techniques required for sewer collection maintenance and to perform heavy manual labor under varying weather conditions. High school graduation preferred; two years of experience in general construction or Public Works related activities including the operation of heavy and specialized equipment; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Possession of a MA CDL motor vehicle operator’s license required. Must possess and maintain a MA Hoisting Engineer’s license required. Salary/Benefits as per the LABORERS Collective Bargaining Agreement

APPLICATION DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 08, 2021 Submit cover letter and resume to: HRstaff@nattleboro.com

Waste Treatment Assistant Coating Systems Inc. Lowell Posted 10/21/2021

1st shift for training then 2nd shift position, 3:00pm-11:00pm  Starting $20/hr

Duties; Assist Waste Treatment Manager with all water treatment tasks  Learn about all aspects of water treatment with regards to the metal finishing industry  Coordinate with in-house laboratory as needed  Perform maintenance and housekeeping of waste treatment area and throughout facility

Requirements: Level 2 Massachusetts Wastewater treatment license preferred. Level 1 or less acceptable with the understanding that a license will need to be acquired within 1 year.  Ability to work odd hours. 1st shift to start for training with eventual move to 2nd shift or split shift.  Ability to physically handle chemicals in drum or bag containers required (Can lift 50 lbs.)  Solid math skills required.  Safety awareness is required.  Ability to follow directions and perform tasks independently required.

To Apply Email Resume to resumes@coatingsystemsgroup.com

Waste Treatment Manager Coating Systems Inc. Lowell Posted 10/21/2021

1st shift 6:30 to 3:00  Starting $28/ hr

Manage all operations of Treatment Department; Monitor and keep records on concentrations of regulated elements in plant effluent   Operate and maintain waste treatment equipment to ensure a high quality of effluent that is below all regulatory standards  Maintain a daily log book in accordance with all sewer discharge permits   Coordinate all tank dumps with the staff

Maintain all Waste Treatment equipment;  Perform periodic inspections of all Waste Treatment equipment  Communicate all major maintenance to Maintenance Department and ensure all repairs are completed in a timely manner   Supervise storage and arrange proper disposal of hazardous waste  Maintain a neat and organized Waste Treatment  Schedule monthly self-monitoring samplings, and report results to the proper regulatory agencies   Ensure all chemicals are properly stored throughout factory

Requirements;  Grade III or higher Waste Treatment license.  5 years experience with waste treatment operations like: batching, press runs, column regeneration, pH and flow requirements. Must have a good working knowledge of standard industry chemicals and chemical safety and handling.  Be able to lift at least 50 lbs.

To Apply Email Resume to resumes@coatingsystemsgroup.com

Wastewater Treatment Plant Attendant Ayer Posted 10/21/2021

Town of Ayer, Massachusetts is seeking a self-motivated, highly qualified applicant for the position of Wastewater Treatment Plant Attendant.  This person will be responsible for operation and maintenance work for the Ayer wastewater collection and treatment systems.  Duties will include: Assist in operation and maintenance of the Town’s sewer collection systems, including pumping station maintenance. Assist in the operation and maintenance of the Town’s wastewater treatment plant. Assists in daily custodial duties for all wastewater facilities. Assists in grounds keeping and snow removal at all water and wastewater facilities. Skilled work of a routine nature in operating required equipment. Related work as required.

Candidate must have a High School Diploma or equivalent, must have a general knowledge of maintenance, inspection and operation of wastewater pipes and structures and general utility construction experience.

Other requirements include CDL B, Massachusetts Hoisting License, or the ability to obtain within the first 6 months of employment. This is a union position with a rate of pay rate of $21.47 per hour including license increments. For Application Package, download at www.ayer.ma.us/about-ayer/pages/employment-opportunities or contact the Ayer DPW (978)-772-8240. Application and resume, in confidence, should be received no later than Friday November 12 by the Director of Public Works, 25 Brook Street, Ayer, MA 01432 (AyerDPW@ayer.ma.us).  Ayer is an EO/AA Employer.

Treatment Operator in Training Amherst, MA Posted 10/12/2021

Required Licenses: Valid State Driver’s License. Must possess or be able to attain 2B Hydraulic License, Commonwealth of Massachusetts Grade 4 Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator’s license, and a CDL-B license.

Job Summary: The Public Works department is seeking an individual to perform a variety of semi-skilled and skilled technical work in the operation, process control, maintenance, and repairs of the wastewater treatment facilities and pumping stations.  Working knowledge of equipment facilities, materials, methods and procedures used in wastewater treatment, plant maintenance, and operation activities is desired.

How to Apply: apply online at www.amherstma.gov/jobs

Submission Deadline: 11/15/2021

Contact: Y Nguyen | 413-259-3009 | nguyeny@amherstma.gov

Town of Billerica WRRF Operator Posted 10/12/2021

The Town is looking for applicants for its wastewater treatment plant.  Applicants must have a minimum of a Grade 2 MA Wastewater License and must attain a Grade 4 within 1 year, after which they would have 2 years to achieve a Grade 6 Combined license. The wastewater plant is state of the art and completely modernized. We are a CoMag Phosphorus Removal System and currently are graded as a Grade 7 facility. Duties will include lab testing, plant rounds, sludge dewatering and cleaning of the grounds and buildings. After the applicant achieves their Grade 6 Combined license they will be required to go onto an on- call rotation. This is a BMEA Union position and it comes with all the benefits that the Union has bargained for.  Please send resume and cover letter to Superintendent Jeff Kalmes at jkalmes@town.billerica.ma.us

WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT OPERATOR Palmer MA Posted 10/12/2021

JOB DESCRIPTION AND PERSONNEL QUALIFICATIONS: The Operator shall assist in the operation and maintenance of the entire wastewater treatment plant, pump stations and have a general knowledge of the storm water overflow system. When instructed they should be capable of taking over temporary control and operation of the plant in the absence of the Plant Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent (weekdays)** They shall routinely operate, perform, and thoroughly understand the plant process and equipment and be capable of adjusting to ensure compliance of the plants NPDES permit. When necessary and in coordination with the Maintenance Supervisor they shall carry out maintenance, adjustments, and repairs on various plant equipment. They shall be familiar with recording, record keeping and reporting procedures. They shall routinely perform and thoroughly understand laboratory tests and procedures. Performs other related duties as instructed. ie., Mowing, shoveling, plowing, hosing, sweeping, cleaning, ……..

The operator works under the general supervision of the Plant Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent. They shall report directly to the Assistant Superintendent who is responsible to assign jobs, (orally and written) and who along with the Plant superintendent reviews work for effectiveness by means of inspections, reports and conferences.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Possess a certified Massachusetts Grade Five (5) Wastewater Operators Licensee with two years experience in a wastewater treatment facility comparable to a Grade Six plant or better. Have completed a High School Education or equivalent will be considered two years experience.  Possession of a Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental, Biology, Chemical, Sanitary or Civil will be considered a substitute for four years experience. An Associates Degree in the same related fields will be considered for three years experience. Be capable of following both oral and written instructions. Be capable of giving both oral and written instructions.  Be familiar with a wide variety of hand and power tools and posses a good mechanical background. Follow all applicable safety practices related to the job function being performed.  Capable of using a personal computer. Capable of working independently.  Ability to work with others.  Mandatory scheduled overtime on weekends and holidays. Must carry on call cell phone for week on call. About once per month. Maintain Required Training Contact Hours (TCH’s) Ma. driver’s license is required . Current Grade 5 staring salary is $25.81 per union contract. ** Possession of Grade Six Wastewater Operators license required to assume Temporary Control of plant in absence of Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent during weekdays.

Resumes and cover letters may be submitted to: gskowronek@townofpalmer.com   or  Gerry Skowronek, Director  Town of Palmer  Department of Public Works 1 Norbell St. Three Rivers, Ma. 01080

Water Treatment Operator R01598 – Cohasset Posted 10/9/2021

​DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES: ​Woodard & Curran is seeking a full-time, year-round individual to join our water treatment staff at our facility in Cohasset, Massachusetts.  This is fantastic opportunity for someone looking to jump start their career in the water treatment field!  Woodard & Curran will support you in starting your career path by providing on-the-job training and mentoring while you study for your water treatment exam and work towards obtaining your license. We provide bonuses for each level of license that you achieve!

Our Operators are responsible for the full-time operation and the general maintenance of the facility’s treatment process & equipment, as well as returning the treated water back to the environment. The position involves a variety of both physical and technical tasks such as testing and processing samples in our lab, inputting data into our plant databases, housekeeping, servicing the plant’s equipment, gathering plant data, snow removal, and grounds keeping.  Each day can present a different challenge and learning opportunity.  We take pride in caring for our facility, both inside and out!  If you enjoy working outdoors protecting nature’s precious resource, water, then this position is for you. Woodard & Curran is dedicated to our employee’s growth and development and wants to help you on your career path.

What You Will Be Doing At Woodard & Curran: • Monitor water treatment plant processes and equipment both manually and via SCADA automation, making adjustments as necessary to control their operation. • Monitor remote pump stations with inspections and daily sampling as required.

• Perform water quality sampling, testing, and analysis to determine compliance with federal, state, and EPA standards. • Operate, maintain, control, and perform routine repair of plant equipment, including preventive maintenance duties. Establish, maintain and control flow through the water treatment process and into and within the distribution system. • Utilize software programs for maintenance work orders and maintains all necessary records. • Perform general maintenance duties of plant and other assigned duties.

Schedule: Full-Time Days and extended shifts to meet the seasonal demands of the water system – we pay overtime!  Reliable and dependable attendance is an essential function of this position. Response to emergency events and alarm call-outs required as scheduled and required.  What will you need to succeed? • High School Degree or Equivalent. • Massachusetts Grade 2T preferred, 2T OIT accepted with ability to achieve Full status. (Ability to obtain within 1 year). • Ability to make sound decisions in process control and follow instructions, as well as following safety procedures. • Successful candidates will be required to complete a background check, pre-placement physical and drug screen before employment. • Valid MA driver’s license with a good driving record.

Woodard & Curran offers a generous compensation and benefits package to include retirement, generous paid time off, holidays, On-call stipend, medical & dental insurance, flexible spending account, career growth, license renewal costs reimbursement program, and more!

Woodard & Curran is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Woodard & Curran is a Drug-Free Work Place. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

To apply for this position, please use the following URL: https://ars2.equest.com/?response_id=bb14fc9c4b2efb424f94fed8cacd684c

TOWN OF FALMOUTH – WASTEWATER OPERATOR 1 – GRADE 4 WASTEWATER OPERATOR’S LICENSE Posted 10/9/2021

The Town of Falmouth Wastewater Division has a full time immediate opening for a qualified Wastewater Operator 1. Skilled technical and manual work in the operation and maintenance of municipal wastewater collection, transmission, pumping, treatment and discharge systems. Performs standard operation, maintenance, inspection and cleaning activities such as maintaining mechanical equipment and instruments, performing regular inspections of plant and lift stations, cleaning tanks and piping, investigating and repairing leaks, collecting samples and performing basic laboratory tests. Prepares operational and regulatory reports as required. Monitors system operation through computerized SCADA system and reviews data. Trouble shoots or repairs equipment as necessary. Thorough knowledge of principles and practices of wastewater supply, treatment and distribution system operation. At least 2 yrs. experience in utility operations; some of which is in wastewater treatment plant operations. Position is subject to call-back; serves on standby or works weekends/holidays as required. Required: valid Class B Commercial Driver’s license with Air Brake and Tanker Endorsement; valid MA Board of Certification of Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators certification, Grade 4. Wage: $21.69 – $27.68/hr; benefits apply.

Apply on the Town’s website at: https://www.falmouthma.gov/723/Current-Job-Openings

TOWN OF FALMOUTH – WASTEWATER OPERATOR – GRADE 5 WASTEWATER OPERATOR’S LICENSE

Town of Falmouth Wastewater Division has a full time immediate opening for a qualified Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator.  Performs responsible and complex duties requiring independent judgment in operating and maintain equipment and facilities.  Ensures all facilities operate in compliance with all federal and state regulatory requirements.  Prepares operational and regulatory reports as required. Monitors system operation through computerized SCADA system and reviews data.  Trouble shoots or repairs equipment as necessary.  Thorough knowledge of principles and practices of wastewater supply, treatment and distribution system operation.  At least 4 years of experience in utility operations, preferably some of which were operating wastewater treatment plants.  Position is subject to call-back; serves on standby or works weekends/holidays as required.  Required: valid Class B Commercial Driver’s license with Air Brake and Tanker Endorsement; possession of valid MA Board of Certification of Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators certification, Grade 5.  Wage: $24.83 – $31.64/hr; benefits apply. 

Apply on the Town’s website at: https://www.falmouthma.gov/723/Current-Job-Openings

Assistant Senior Operator, Millbury, MA Posted 10/6/2021

Upper Blackstone Clean Water is a MA Grade 7 Treatment Plant in Millbury, currently accepting resumes for an Assistant Senior Operator on both the 4 p.m. to 12 a.m. & 12 a.m. to 8 a.m. shifts.  We are one of New England’s largest clean water treatment plants serving roughly 250,000 people in the greater Worcester area and managing biosolids for an additional 14 communities. 

Candidates will be responsible for operating and maintaining WWTP facility processes and equipment, including belt filter presses, multiple hearth incinerators, and a biological nutrient removal activated sludge system.  Process-control laboratory analysis.  Ability to work with SCADA.

Checking, operating, inspecting, servicing and cleaning of equipment including regulation of automatic equipment and the like. Ability to carry out emergency procedures; assigning, instructing and supervising operators; and keeping periodic records, operating engines, and auxiliary equipment; operating an automobile or truck as required.  Oversees and performs custodial duties incidental to the work.  

Acts as shift supervisor in the absence of the Senior Operator, performing all responsibilities expected of that position.  Weekend and holiday work is required. 

Massachusetts Grade 6 certification necessary.  A valid driver’s license is required.

Send letter of interest and resume to: Liz Mailhot, Upper Blackstone Clean Water, 50 Route 20, Millbury, MA 01527, hr@ubcleanwater.org.–*****

Marion, MA WPCF – Operator Posted 10/1/2021

The Town of Marion, MA is accepting applications for a full-time licensed operator at our municipal SBR treatment facility. A MA Grade 4M license (or higher) is required. This is a full-time, benefit eligible, union position. Must be available for after-hour emergency calls and weekend duty shifts on a rotating basis.

The ideal candidate must work as a member of a team, under the supervision of the WPCF Manager and the Assistant Chief Operator, to operate and maintain the wastewater collection, treatment and discharge system in accordance with the plant NPDES permit and CMOM requirements. Some experience (wastewater treatment, SCADA, basic mechanical and piping skills) is preferred. A valid MA Class D driver’s license along with a good driving record is required. Record keeping, troubleshooting and communication skills are essential.

To apply for this position, send your resume to rtilden@marionma.gov. No phone calls please.

Maintenance Mechanic AMETEK New Bedford Posted 9/25/2021

 Massachusetts Wastewater Industrial License Grade 3 is desirable

AMETEK is well positioned in highly competitive market segments, each with compelling growth characteristics. We expect continued business growth through the execution of our four key strategies: Operational Excellence, Strategic Acquisitions, New Products, and Global & Market Expansion. Supporting those strategies are 17,000 associates employed across 30 countries.

Under the general direction of the Facilities Manager, the position is responsible to perform maintenance activities for day-to-day operations supporting various maintenance functions including but not limited to: troubleshooting running equipment, making modifications to existing equipment, preventative and predictive maintenance, and continuous improvement initiatives. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Work will be performed in all areas of the facility indoors and out. Position will require flexible hours on the weekends. Must be able to work overtime at times.

Essential Elements: • Work from manuals, drawing specifications and written or verbal instructions. • Experience in the use of hand tools, power tools, test equipment, material-handling equipment, and operation of personal lift equipment. • Maintain necessary records and move materials as necessary in the performance of duties. • Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs. unassisted and occasionally lift more than 50 lbs. with assistance, use of hand truck or cart. • Must be able to wear respirator. • Detect and report improper operation, faulty equipment, defective materials, and unusual conditions to Manager and perform other related duties such as painting, cable pulling and facility cleaning as directed. • Follow established company rules and regulations, safety precautions and maintain quality standards. • Perform a variety of mechanical and general maintenance duties such as repair, carpentry, plumbing and preventive maintenance. • May work with potentially hazardous chemicals that could include, but are not limited to refrigerants, cleaning agents and chemical process tanks. Secondary Elements: •

Experience 3 years to 5 years in the Facilities maintenance field. Must have sufficient mechanical ability and experience to repair and maintain machinery, piping systems, mechanical systems, and mechanical pumps. • Additional skills: (Not required, but desirable) • Massachusetts Wastewater Industrial License Grade 3 • Pneumatic and hydraulics • Welding For the purposes of ITAR regulations, applicants should be US citizens or permanent residents

To apply:  https://careers.ametek.com/ or email denise.kaplin@ametek.com

UBCW – Deputy Director, Millbury, MA Posted 9/25/2021

Upper Blackstone Clean Water is currently accepting resumes for a Deputy Director.  As one of New England’s largest clean water treatment plants, the facility provides biological nutrient removal treatment for flows originating in the greater Worcester area while also providing biosolids management using incineration for numerous Massachusetts communities. 

The Deputy Director is responsible for management of plant activities including operations, maintenance, engineering, asset management and capital improvements programs and budgeting.  Work involves considerable technical knowledge and independent judgment in planning work and making technical, administrative, and financial decisions. The Deputy Director reports to the Engineer Director and the Board of Directors.

Candidates must be a registered Massachusetts Professional Engineer and hold or can obtain a Massachusetts Wastewater Operator Certification, Grade 7. A minimum of a bachelors’ degree with major work in chemical, civil, environmental engineering, or a related field.  A minimum of ten years’ experience in wastewater treatment, three years in a supervisory capacity is expected.  Competitive benefits include MA state retirement system. Salary based on education and experience.

Send letter of interest and resume to: Liz Mailhot, Upper Blackstone Clean Water, 50 Route 20, Millbury, MA 01527, hr@ubcleanwater.org.

Facilities Attendant South Essex Sewerage District Salem, MA Posted 9/24/2021

Definition Technical and mechanical work in the operation of a treatment plant, pumping stations, and other facilities; all other related work as required.

Education and Experience High school graduation; completion of an operator’s training course is highly desirable; previous experience as a laborer or equipment operator also desirable.

Special Requirements Massachusetts Driver’s License.

Knowledge, Ability and Skill Ability. Ability to learn the operation of plant processes and equipment. Ability to maintain and evaluate simple records and to maintain good working relationships with other shift workers. Skill. Good communication skills, including writing and speaking English.

Physical Requirements Moderate physical effort involved in performing the duties of the job including climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, handling and fingering. Must occasionally move (push, pull, lift or carry) objects weighing up to sixty (60) pounds. Must be able to access all areas of a multi-level facility. Good close, distant, color, and peripheral vision, as well as depth perception.

Supervision Works under the direct supervision of the Chief Operator. Performs responsible work of a technical and mechanical nature, assisting the Chief Operator or Operator in controlling the flow and treatment of wastewater, and all related functions of the wastewater treatment facility, pumping stations and other facilities.

Job Environment Work is generally performed under shop and field conditions, with loud noises, some exposure to hazardous chemicals, oils, solvents, explosive and toxic conditions, fumes and airborne particles, and associated electrical hazards; some work is performed outside with exposure to variable weather conditions. Has some contact with vendors and other District staff. Errors in judgment could lead to danger to public health and safety, damage to equipment, injury to self and others, and legal ramifications to the District. Adheres to the District’s safety rules, regulations and policies.

Essential Functions The essential functions or duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is related, or a logical assignment to the position. Assists in the operation of equipment and systems which are used in the control of flow and the processing of wastewater and residual materials.  Monitors alarms and control consoles. Monitors and operates facility communication systems. Operates motorized equipment to load, transport, and unload screenings, grit, scum and sludge. Assists in operating valves and gates; starts and stops related equipment which control and adjust flow and treatment process. Assists in performing routine maintenance and adjustment functions to process equipment, such as unplugging pumps, grinders, and process lines, as well as lubrication. Unloads and loads processing chemicals. Delivers samples. Cleans process areas and equipment.         

Annual Pay Rate:    $43,772.93 to $54,426.75 (Starting pay rate commensurate with qualifications and experience)

To obtain the application information and submittal requirements package for this position, contact Anita Runne’ at 978-744-4550 ext. 158 , by email at arunne@sesd.com or by visiting our website:  http://www.sesd.com . The District has a comprehensive and competitive benefits package  EOE

Water Treatment Operator Cohasset Posted 9/23/2021

DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES: ​Woodard & Curran is seeking a full-time, year-round individual to join our water treatment staff at our facility in Cohasset, Massachusetts.  This is fantastic opportunity for someone looking to jump start their career in the water treatment field!  Woodard & Curran will support you in starting your career path by providing on-the-job training and mentoring while you study for your water treatment exam and work towards obtaining your license. We provide bonuses for each level of license that you achieve!

Our Operators are responsible for the full-time operation and the general maintenance of the facility’s treatment process & equipment, as well as returning the treated water back to the environment. The position involves a variety of both physical and technical tasks such as testing and processing samples in our lab, inputting data into our plant databases, housekeeping, servicing the plant’s equipment, gathering plant data, snow removal, and grounds keeping.  Each day can present a different challenge and learning opportunity.  We take pride in caring for our facility, both inside and out!  If you enjoy working outdoors protecting nature’s precious resource, water, then this position is for you. Woodard & Curran is dedicated to our employee’s growth and development and wants to help you on your career path.

What You Will Be Doing At Woodard & Curran: • Monitor water treatment plant processes and equipment both manually and via SCADA automation, making adjustments as necessary to control their operation. • Monitor remote pump stations with inspections and daily sampling as required.

• Perform water quality sampling, testing, and analysis to determine compliance with federal, state, and EPA standards. • Operate, maintain, control, and perform routine repair of plant equipment, including preventive maintenance duties. Establish, maintain and control flow through the water treatment process and into and within the distribution system. • Utilize software programs for maintenance work orders and maintains all necessary records. • Perform general maintenance duties of plant and other assigned duties.

Schedule: Full-Time Days and extended shifts to meet the seasonal demands of the water system – we pay overtime!  Reliable and dependable attendance is an essential function of this position. Response to emergency events and alarm call-outs required as scheduled and required.

 What will you need to succeed? • High School Degree or Equivalent. • Massachusetts Grade 2T preferred, 2T OIT accepted with ability to achieve Full status. (Ability to obtain within 1 year). • Ability to make sound decisions in process control and follow instructions, as well as following safety procedures. • Successful candidates will be required to complete a background check, pre-placement physical and drug screen before employment. • Valid MA driver’s license with a good driving record.

Woodard & Curran offers a generous compensation and benefits package to include retirement, generous paid time off, holidays, On-call stipend, medical & dental insurance, flexible spending account, career growth, license renewal costs reimbursement program, and more!

Woodard & Curran is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Woodard & Curran is a Drug-Free Work Place. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

To apply for this position, please use the following URL: https://ars2.equest.com/?response_id=6022e2d7ff676e0823d5f72c084fe5c7

Wastewater Operator Lowell Posted 9/23/2021

The City of Lowell is seeking qualified, experienced, and energetic candidates for the position of Waste Water Operator I in the Wastewater Treatment Plant.  The Operator I will report to the Head Treatment Plant Operator and Operations Superintendent and under direct supervision; operates, maintains and repairs sewage treatment machinery and equipment. Makes routine laboratory tests and sewage at various stages of treatment in accordance with standardized procedures and adds treatment materials as required.  Minimum of 1-2 years’ experience working in related field. Knowledge of the principles and practices of wastewater treatment, knowledge of the methods and techniques used in the operation and maintenance of wastewater treatment plant equipment. A valid driver’s license required with safe driving history.  The salary range is $696.86 (min) to $848.64 (max) w/o licenses; $876.42 (min) to $1,069.04 (max) with appropriate licenses weekly; 40 hour work week.  A full description is available on the City of Lowell’s website: http://www.lowellma.gov/Jobs.aspx.  Qualified individuals should send application/resume with cover letter to Mary Callery, HR Director, Human Relations Office, Room 19, 375 Merrimack Street, Lowell, MA 01852 by Deadline: Open Until Filled.  EOE/AA/504 Employer.

Position Title:  DPW Wastewater Supervisor/Assistant Chief Operator Posted 9/21/2021

Submission deadline: November 15, 2021

The Amherst Public Works Department seeks a qualified individual to perform a variety of supervisory, skilled and technical work in the operation, maintenance, and process control of the wastewater treatment facility and pump stations.  Supervises, directs, and coordinates the work of the plan operators and maintenance staff.  Responsible for the technical aspects of plant operations, compliance with state and federal operating regulations, and responsible for the maintenance of the plant as well as pump stations.  Assumes the responsibilities of the Division Director/Chief Operator in the event of his/her absence.  Must be available for after hour emergency duties and participates in the on-call response program. Designated essential personnel; performs all other related work as required.

For more information and to apply online please visit our website at www.amherstma.gov/jobs.

The Town of Amherst seeks a workforce that reflects the diversity of its community, and strives toward racial equity and environmental sustainability.  All are encouraged to apply.  AA/EEO.

Wastewater Operator – Holbrook, MA  Posted 9/15/2021

Clean Harbors, Inc. is North America’s leading provider of environmental and hazardous waste management services. With an unmatched infrastructure of 48 waste management facilities, including nine landfills, five incineration locations and seven wastewater treatment centers, the Company provides essential services to more than 45,000 customers, comprising of more than 175 Fortune 500 companies, thousands of smaller private entities and numerous governmental agencies. Headquartered in Norwell, Massachusetts, Clean Harbors has more than 100 locations strategically positioned throughout North America in 36 U.S. states, six Canadian provinces, Mexico and Puerto Rico.  We offer competitive salaries and progressive benefits including health, dental, life insurance, 401K, Employee, paid time off, tuition reimbursement and more. We offer a drug free work environment and require a pre-employment drug screen. All Applicants are subject to pre-employment security background checks, and some positions may require pre-employment physical fitness for duty tests.

Wastewater Treatment Operator: Clean Harbors, Inc, the nation’s largest provider of environmental services has an immediate opening for a Grade 5 Licensed Operator Supervisor for groundwater treatment facilities in Holbrook Massachusetts. 

Position Description Summary:  The Wastewater Operator will be responsible for the supervision and operation of the facility and facility personnel. Working with the Chief Operator duties include: Ensure that Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, policies, and processes; Conduct daily, bi-weekly and/or monthly inspections (for proper system operation, inventory, organization, general tidiness and cleanliness) in addition to overseeing the tracking, scheduling and completion of equipment maintenance; Inspection data will be entered into daily, weekly and monthly reports. Complete or ensure completion of periodic field inspections to monitor operations, repairs, installations and to document that equipment is kept up to customer and Clean Harbors standards in addition to ensuring quality control and verifying that established procedures are being followed (i.e. Use of PPE, proper sampling procedure, customer relations); Ensure all appropriate operating permits are complied with in a timely fashion by fostering a professional and personable working relationship with the appropriate regulating authority. The Operator will also be required to work weekends on a rotating basis.  This is a full-time position. 

Qualifications Required:   High School diploma and a minimum 5 year demonstrated background in water / wastewater treatment.  40 Hour Hazardous Waste Operations certification (HAZWOPER) preferred but will be provided if necessary, Massachusetts Grade 5-C Wastewater Operator Certification (Industrial). Candidate must be a self-starter, with a high commitment to Health & Safety.   Must have demonstrated familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word/Excel) and have excellent reading / writing skills including the ability to read, interpret and utilize information contained within blueprints, schematics, technical manuals and equipment specifications. Ability to lift to 50 pounds. Clean Harbors is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For To apply contact Kenneth McDermott – Email: mcdermott.kenneth@cleanharbors.com 

Wastewater Collection System Supervisor City of Haverhill, MA Posted 9/15/2021

The City of Haverhill, MA is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Wastewater Collection System Supervisor. This position is responsible for the operation, maintenance, construction, and repair of the wastewater collection system, pumping stations, and related facilities. This position is also responsible for various stormwater activities related to the operation and maintenance of the City’s storm drainage system. Position range is $1,326.74 – $1,842.25 per week

Applicants must have at least eight years of full-time paid experience in positions of increasing responsibility in the operation and maintenance of wastewater collection systems or related fields with at least three years of supervisory experience.  Must have a Grade IV Wastewater Collection System Operator certification or obtain it within one year of hire. Must have a valid driver’s license. A Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering or related field is a plus but not required.

For more information about the position and the application process, please visit the City’s Website https://www.cityofhaverhill.com/departments/human_resources/job_opportunities.php or call the Human Resources Department at (978) 374-2357.

Chief Operator Hull MA Posted 9/13/2021

Employer: Woodard & Curran Grade 6 Wastewater License Required

Job Summary: The Hull, Massachusetts staff is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the wastewater treatment plant and collections system, including remote pump stations. Candidates utilize basic mechanical and pumping equipment repair skills and have experience with electrical systems to provide maintenance and repair around the facility.   Our operators participate in an “on call” rotation for plant coverage outside normal workday hours and shifts may include weekends. In addition, operators will be required to respond to emergency situations and work in inclement weather as needed.  The daily schedule is Monday – Friday, 7.00AM – 3.00PM.  Mass Grade 6 wastewater license and 3-6 years’ of experience in a wastewater treatment facility.

How to apply: https://osv-wc.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/WoodardCurran/job/Hull-MA/Chief-Wastewater-Operator_R01559 or email Lizzie Dovich at Ldovich@woodardcurran.com, or call Lizzie at 207-558-3906.

Plant Manager Hull MA Posted 9/13/2021

Employer: Woodard & Curran Grade 6 Wastewater License Required

Job Summary:  We are seeking a Plant Manager with a minimum Massachusetts Grade 6 wastewater certification.  In this role you will run the day-to-day operations, maintenance, and management of the facility, maintaining close client communications for the project, and other administrative duties.  The Plant Manager will play an active role in the coordination and communication with assigned staff, client representatives, contractors, and any assigned engineering firms. He or she will also work closely with all parties to ensure effective system operation and optimization.  The successful candidate will be responsible for performing hands-on work and producing all required reports.  He or she will coordinate the on-going daily operation of the utility system.

How to apply: https://osv-wc.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/WoodardCurran/job/Hull-MA/Plant-Manager_R01457 or email Lizzie Dovich at Ldovich@woodardcurran.com, or call Lizzie at 207-558-3906.

Light Equipment Operator/Laborer (Water Supply) Bridgewater Posted 9/13/2021

POSITION DESCRIPTION Duties include but are not limited to the following: • General laboring work, requiring some skills such as pipe laying, installing water services, replacing valves and, in emergencies, installing water meters and reading water meters • Will be able to operate a compressor, jack hammer, water pump, repair leaks , dig trenches by hand, tap water mains, drive truck, repair or replace street valves, assist in repair of equipment and cleaning of the garage and stockroom and will be on call for emergencies and will do all work as assigned or required by the Superintendent • Answers directly to the Water Superintendent. In the absence of the Water Superintendent; will answer directly to the Foreman; in the absence of both the Water Superintendent and the Foreman, will answer directly to the Lead Man Qualifications EDUCATION: High School or Trade School education or equivalent training or experience Salary: This position follows the Grade 7 of the AFSCME Compensation & Classification Schedule – Position Range $38,937.96 – $51,089.98 Special Requirements Applications and resume submissions will be received via email to hr@bridgewaterma.org or at the Town Manager’s Office/Human Resources, REF: LEO-Water, Academy Building, 66 Central Square -2nd floor. PLEASE NOTE: Submissions are reviewed when received. Only candidates being offered an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please. Position open until filled.

Water Distribution Operator Bridgewater Posted 9/13/2021

The Town of Bridgewater is seeking a qualified applicant to fill the role of Water Distribution Operator. Duties include but are not limited to the following: • Fully understands water distribution system operation and maintenance practices including but not limited to pipeline disinfection procedures, system flushing strategies, valve and fire hydrant maintenance practices. • Performs operation and maintenance activities, including but not limited to the installation, modification, connection and repair of the water distribution system. • Isolates system malfunctions and takes corrective actions. • Maintains inventory, orders materials required to support the distribution system operation and activities. Prepares daily logs. Available for emergency response. • May be required to work evenings, weekends and holidays as duties require. • Shall be required to operate trucks, backhoe, air compressor, pumps and related equipment. • Must be able to interpret piping, distribution diagrams and engineering drawings. • Maintain good working relationship with co-workers and general public. • Performs other duties as assigned by the Superintendent. EXPERIENCE and TRAINING GUIDELINES Experience and Training High School diploma or equivalent with two (2) years supervisory experience in a municipal water system required. • Special Conditions: Massachusetts Grade 3 (D3) Distribution license required. • Valid Massachusetts Drivers license. • Hoisting license – minimum 2B. CDL – class B with airbrake endorsement. • Backflow and survey license preferred. Salary: Starting Salary $ 27.32/hr No Phone Calls, Open Until Filled Please submit applications and resumes via email to hr@bridgewaterma.org or to the Town Manager’s Office, ATTN: Water Distribution Operator, Municipal Office Building, 66 Central Square, Bridgewater, MA 02324. No phone calls please

Wastewater Operator Seabrook NH Posted 9/9/2021

The Town of Seabrook is currently seeking a full time grade II wastewater operator for their wastewater treatment facility and sewer department. Will be responsible for collecting samples and performing lab tests. Monitoring, operating, and maintaining equipment in the facility and the collections system. Work week is M-F, 7a-3p with some weekend and after hours work when on call. Minimum Qualifications Include: High school graduate or G.E.D. equivalent, possession of a grade II operator’s certification from NHDES, two years or more experience in the operation of wastewater treatment facilities or any combination of education and experience. Must also possess a valid Driver’s License. New Hampshire CDL Class B driver’s license with air brake certification and tank endorsement preferred or able to obtain within six months of hire. For the job posting and application please visit the following link: https://seabrooknh.info/employment-opportunities/ Please email completed applications to dfucile@seabrooknh.org Or mail them to PO Box 456, attention of Daumanic Fucile

ASSISTANT  WASTEWATER OPERATOR CHARLEMONT Posted 9/5/2021

The CHARLEMONT SEWER DISTRICT (CSD) has an opening for the position of part time Assistant Operator  ( approximately 20 + hours /week,  at $ 20 per hour ). The CSD Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) is located on 20 Factory Road, Charlemont MA, just off of Route 2, and serves the Charlemont Village area of Charlemont .

The CSD part time Assistant Operator will working under, and with, the CSD Chief Operator to learn and use the CSD procedures found successful in the operation and maintenance of the CSD  WWTP and collection system . The CSD part time Assistant Operator will also work with two existing part-time CSD laborers.

The CSD WWTP, built in 1991and modified in 1998 is unique in that it uses a relatively simple Recirculating Gravel Filter with a distributed spray system inside each filter for secondary treatment, a small Ultraviolet (UV) Light system for disinfection, and minimal primary and secondary sludge handling. The WWTP is designed for 48,000 gallons per day,  with an average daily flow of approximately 18,000 gallons per day.  The relatively new collection system is not subject to excessive inflow or infiltration and therefore does not subject the treatment plant to widely fluctuating flows that could cause operational problems. 

A Grade 2 Wastewater certification is preferred, but not initially required for hire.  CSD will train the right person to learn the operation and maintenance of the CSD WWTP and collection system.   CSD does expect the selected candidate to take the Grade 2 Wastewater Exam within 6 months of hire. This is a good opportunity for someone interested in growing into the position.

Essential Job Functions: Perform laboratory testing , do calculations involved in lab work and process monitoring, and enter the lab and process information into the computer. Reads and records data from meters, charts, gauges. Inspect status of 2 Pump stations and 9 grinder pumps in the collection system. Periodically open Manhole covers and hatchways as needed at the WWTP and in the collection system. Rototilling and raking of Recirculating Gravel Filters twice per year. Acts as substitute operator for vacation and sick time and responds to facility operation emergencies. Along with others, perform limited snow shoveling  of walkways at the WWTP and above the access hatchways of the 2 Pump stations.  Assists and monitors all operation and control functions of the plant, and Ultraviolet disinfection system to ensure the Wastewater Facility’s continued safe and efficient operation. Assists in the twice per year removal of primary sludge by third party contractor Responds to emergencies. Ability to communicate effectively to Chief Operator. Periodically attend monthly meetings with CSD Commissioners.  Knowledge of the functions and servicing requirements of mechanical quipment and machinery common to wastewater treatment. Ability to perform repairs and routine preventative maintenance on said equipment. Ability to work independently.  Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. Have a valid driver’s license.

Wages are $ 20 per hour. Respond by September 22, 2021. Call 413-339-5767 to discuss , and  send resume by September 22, 2021 to: The Charlemont Sewer District, P.O. Box 137, Charlemont, MA 01339.

Synagro – Greater Lawrence Sanitary District – N. Andover, MA. Posted 9/2/2021

Plant Operator – Mechanic Grade 2 WW Operator Certification

Inspect, maintain, and control process equipment and perform mechanical maintenance throughout the plant. Adhere to all applicable regulations to provide, safe, reliable, and cost-effective operation of the plant to meet processing, permit, and other applicable requirements.  Minimum 2 years’ experience as operator or other process plant operations, or equivalent. High School diploma or GED equivalent required.

Contact: https://www.synagro.com/careers-4/ Katie Freeman Kfreeman@synagro.com position open until filled

Operator – Quabbin Valley Healthcare Athol, Posted 9/2/2021

Waste Water treatment plant operator wanted. Minimum Class 4 waste water treatment plant license for Massachusetts.  The position is 2 hours per day Monday through Friday. Some weekend if needed. The job includes daily testing and minor maintenance . All applicant information can be sent to roy@qvhc.com or potential hires can feel free to come in and fill out an application in person. They can ask to speak with Roy.

Laborer – Electrical Department UBCW Posted 8/19/2021

Upper Blackstone Clean Water is currently accepting resumes for a Laborer in our Maintenance Department.  As one of New England’s largest clean water treatment plants, the facility provides biological nutrient removal treatment for flows originating in the greater Worcester area and provides biosolids management using incineration for numerous Massachusetts communities.

Laborers are responsible for general maintenance tasks of a simple or routine nature and may assist operations or maintenance personnel in more complicated activities. Cleans, calibrates, and inspects instruments. Assist in pulling of wires, installing electrical conduit, cleaning electrical rooms and substations. Assists Electricians and Instrument technicians with maintenance and repair tasks. Excellent potential for growth.

Upper Blackstone employees are part of the MA State Retirement System.

Send resume to: Liz Mailhot, Human Resources Manager Upper Blackstone Clean Water 50 Route 20, Millbury, MA 01527 emailhot@ubcleanwater.org

Stellar Industries Corp.  Millbury Posted 8/17/2021

Stellar Industries Corp. is a Manufacturing Company supporting Aerospace, Photonics, Telecommunications, and Commercial. The Company works a four-day, ten hour per day work week, Monday through Thursday.

We are currently seeking a Manufacturing Operator that will provide backup support for Industrial Wastewater Treatment on our first shift.

Complete work according to process sheet instructions, in a tightly controlled environment  Test work results and document part parameters by completing the process sheet  Manufacturing processes may include: Sanding Bench Procedure, Scrubbing DBC procedure, Via Fill Procedure, Via Drill Procedure, Dice Mounting Procedure and DBC Photolithography Follow all safety protocols Maintain an organized and clean work area  Work independently with minimal supervision  Cross train as requested in other areas of the company  Provide backup services as needed: Add chemicals to adjust water quality to meet wastewater permit requirements  Operate equipment to treat process water to meet wastewater permit requirements Collect and test water samples Requisition chemicals and supplies as needed to perform job function  Record meter, gauge readings and operational data Inspection, service and clean equipment  Document and report test results to regulatory agencies as required  Perform custodial duties incidental to wastewater treatment work  Follow Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Regulations  Attend Quarterly MAWEA meetings as needed  Use PPE as required and ensure safety standards are met

Experience Must be able to work in a sitting or standing position for up to 10 hours.  Must be able to wear a lab coat, spittle mask and gloves while working.  Position requires working with chemicals, measuring devices, ultrosonic devices and microscopes.  Individual must have previous experience working in a similar environment.  Must be able to work independently and to demonstrate extremely high levels of precision and accuracy.

Education High School Diploma or GED, Minimum state licensed operator for level 2 Wastewater treatment. Must be a U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Resident Green Card Holder

Please email all resumes to: careers@stellarind.com

Class 1 and a Class 2 Plant Shift Operators  Salisbury, CT  Posted 8/13/2021

Looking to relocate to a wonderful town with a quality education and recreational programs? The Town of Salisbury, Connecticut Water Pollution Control Authority (WPCA) is seeking applications for a Class 1 and a Class 2 Plant Shift Operator. Duties include day-to-day monitoring and operation of our wastewater treatment plant, pump stations and collection network. Facility is a 0.4 mgd sequencing batch reactor with UV disinfection. The successful Class 2 candidate should have experience in the operation of the secondary biological treatment process and the Class 1 candidate will have experience or we will train.

Qualified candidates may email resume to townhall@salisburyct.us and/ or by mail to Town of Salisbury WPCA, PO Box 548, Salisbury, CT 06068, by September 24th, 2021. These jobs provide excellent benefits and a quality workplace; the Town of Salisbury is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

FULL-TIME GRADE 5 OPERATOR/MAINTENANCE TECHNICIANS ($24.07 – $25.69hr) Wareham Posted 8/13/2021

The Town of Wareham’s Human Resources Department is accepting applications on behalf of the Water Pollution Control Facility (WPCF) which is a Massachusetts Grade 6, 1.5 MGD BNR wastewater treatment plant, for Grade 5 licensed maintenance operators. These full-time, union positions are a five day per week schedule that includes Saturdays and/or Sundays, mandatory on-call and overtime. Salary and a generous benefits package is commensurate with experience and the current Collective Bargaining Agreement. Upon completion of a probationary period, new hires will be entitled to additional compensation under the current CBA. Requirements: High School Graduate; minimum three (3) years of experience in the operation and maintenance of a wastewater treatment facility; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Licenses: must possess Massachusetts Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator’s License Grade 5 or higher and must possess a CDL B (or the ability to obtain one within 1 year of start date). Responsibilities: include but are not limited to: knowledge of operations and maintenance of wastewater treatment facilities, basic biological processes and chemical reactions related to waste water treatment. The ability to perform the daily operation, maintenance and repair of the WPCF pumping stations and collection system, including daily monitoring and inspection of all plant facilities, including pumps, tanks structures and adjoining areas. Must collects samples of wastewater, sludge and chemicals and be able to maintain various related records and reports. Subject to CORI/SORI, pre-employment physical and drug test.

Submit letter of Interest and Resume or Employment Application to:   Dorene M. Allen-England, Esq. Town of Wareham  54 Marion Road  Wareham, MA 02571 email –
dallen-england@wareham.ma.us

Collection System Operator/Maintainer SUEZ Holyoke Posted 8/11/2021

Summary: Under the direction of Lead O&M Personnel and Project Management, performs work involving the day to day operation and maintenance of the sewage collection, storm water collection and flood control systems, including pump stations, flood stations and all related infrastructure, equipment, buildings and grounds.


Dimensions:  *Performs technical O&M activities related to the wastewater and storm water collection, flood control facilities and all related infrastructure, equipment, processes and systems  *Performs routine R&M activities related to the wastewater and storm water collection, flood control facilities and all related infrastructure, equipment, processes and systems  *Performs street sweeping, catchbasin cleaning and sewer system cleaning activities.  *Performs sewer service calls, inspections and digsafe activities  *Assists department in planning, scheduling and performing all department activities  *Assists department in maintaining proper inventory of spare parts, materials and supplies  *Assists in ensuring all equipment and processes are well maintained and functioning properly  *Perform work in a safe and professional manner by following all corporate and regulatory policies, procedures, and emergency response procedures.  *Work weekends, holidays, and be on-call on a rotating basis/schedule with fellow operators  *Respond to emergencies, work additional hours as required to complete tasks as/and when needed  *Assists project and department with all efforts related to Contract Compliance   *Assists project and department to develop a culture of focus and engagement at the project to achieve EH&S excellence   *Assists project and department with all efforts related to project/corporate and regulatory environmental, health and safety policies and procedures   *Work closely with client/customer, vendors and contractors ensuring professional, courteous, prompt service and satisfaction

Education/Equivalent:  *High School diploma or equivalent.
  *Valid MA Grade II or higher Collection System Operator License or ability to acquire within one year   *Valid MA Driver’s license and the ability to meet risk management guidelines.   *Valid MA Driver’s license, CDL Class “B” w/Hydraulics License/Endorsement or ability to acquire within one year

Work Experience Needed:   *Entry to Intermediate Level 1-5 years’ experience working in the water or wastewater industry or related fields   *Experience in a construction or utility related field, or a combination of education and experience required.

Complete Job Description and Apply at https://hris-suez.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/10/home/requisition/27278?c=hris-suez

(2nd) Second Class Engineer MWRA Deer Island Facility, Winthrop, MA Posted 8/10/2021

The MWRA is seeking a Second Class Engineer to supervise watch personnel and coordinate set up, operation, adjustment and maintenance of Thermal Power Plant equipment as necessary to maintain required supply to heat and electrical power. The work includes supervising assigned shift of Thermal/Power Plant personnel in the proper operation of all Thermal/Power Plant equipment: high pressure boilers, steam topping turbine, combustion turbine generators, fuel oil and waste gas supply systems, pumps, blowers, compressors, water treatment cooling and heating systems, electrical distribution and instrumentation systems; implementing the standard operating procedures (SOPs) for the Thermal/Power Plant and the electrical distribution system; inspecting engineering plant machinery and operation to determine efficiency and need for maintenance requirements; and supervising the lubrication of equipment and machinery.

The position requires a high school diploma or GED; four (4) to six (6) years of experience in the principles of operation of the Thermal/Power plant equipment, high pressure boilers, topping turbines and related auxiliary equipment, of which two (2) year must be in a supervisory capacity; and a valid Massachusetts Second Class Engineer’s License.

Salary: $1,232.69 – $1,757.61 Weekly 

Please apply at: https://mwra.applicantpro.com/jobs/1663519.html

Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (MWRA) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sex or gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or veteran status.

Operator – Water MWRA Chelsea, MA Posted 8/10/2021

The MWRA is seeking an Operator to operate, monitor, and inspect assigned wastewater facilities and water treatment plant operational equipment, processes, and systems on an assigned shift in a designated area. This position performs assigned maintenance functions as part of a team under the direction of the assigned Unit or Area Supervisor.

Some of the work includes; operates equipment manually and through instrument panel and programmable logic control units, system flows and levels in assigned process area. Equipment may include, but will not be limited to the following; pumps, valves, gates, meters, gauges, controllers, motor control centers, level controls devices, mixers, oxygen generation, chemical feed, odor control and hydroelectric equipment; monitors and inspects operating conditions; records observations and data in area shift log; provides oversight for all barge and truck loading/unloading operation; provides oversight for chemical and fuel oil unloading to tank farm; makes initial action to correct malfunctions of equipment and reports malfunctions and variances to the Area Supervisor/Unit Supervisor; operators may be dispatched to critical facilities to make operational changes as directed or to investigate alarms; samples various process fluids and gases (odor control), analyzes, records, and labels according to schedule; prepares chemical solutions; operates equipment through programmable logic control units; operates the Processes Instrumentation and Control System (PICS), TELOG or SCADA and fills-in for the Area/Unit Supervisor as required; calibrates critical process control equipment; follows established safety, operating, and emergency response procedures and policies established by MWRA; communicates with other operators regarding operational and process control conditions; performs work in compliance with Authority established Integrated Contingency Plan; inspects and troubleshoots mechanical, electromechanical, pneumatic or hydraulic equipment using tools and gauges of the trade. Performs preventive maintenance on operations equipment as directed by MAXIMO, such as but not limited to: greasing and lubrication, minor packing adjustments, opening hatches and installing safety rails, changing light bulbs, HVAC filters and performing minor maintenance during shift work as required; inspects and troubleshoots various systems and equipment; installs and retrofits/new equipment related to plant systems.

This position requires a high school diploma or GED; two (2) to three (3) years experience with a working knowledge of water/wastewater treatment and treatment plant equipment; a valid Massachusetts Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Grade 4 license and a valid Massachusetts Class D motor vehicle Operator’s license.

Link to apply: https://mwra.applicantpro.com/jobs/1709777.html

Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (MWRA) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sex or gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, or veteran status.

Massachusetts Water Resources Authority Area Supervisor, Water  Chelsea, MA Posted 8/10/2021

Job Description The MWRA is seeking an Area Supervisor to supervise the operation and maintenance requirements of assigned wastewater and/or water treatment facilities. Some of the work includes; supervises and instructs applicable operational/maintenance personnel as required; reviews performance for compliance and efficiency to ensure safe environmentally sound, efficient uninterrupted wastewater and water transport and treatment service; supervises, coordinates and participates in the operational and maintenance requirements of facilities including, chemical feed systems, grit collection systems, sludge collection, gas monitoring, operation of VFD units, emergency generators, system calibration and other related equipment as needed; supervises, controls and participates in the operation of plant treatment processing units, including settling tanks, sludge and scum conditioning and transfer equipment, digestion and gas control equipment, chlorine equipment, electric generating and control equipment and other treatment plant equipment as needed; supervises, coordinates and participates in the operation of all operational and support systems, including influent and effluent gates, the grit and screening systems, the air scrubbers, the boilers and ventilation systems. Operates and exercises emergency generators as needed. Communicates with other Area Supervisors, Unit Supervisors, Operations Manager and Senior Managers regarding operational, maintenance and process control conditions; controls pumping equipment, disinfection systems, storage facilities, screen units and ventilation systems; supervises and coordinates the cleaning, repairing and assisting in the maintaining of pumps, engines, electric generators, air compressors, vacuum pumps, water and oil circulating pumps, tests injectors for proper operating pressures, renews and repairs air starting values, directs oil changes and changing of oil filters; supervises applicable preventive maintenance and coordinate corrective maintenance with operations and maintenance personnel; maintains and reviews operational records and data. Prepares and submits daily and weekly operational reports with observations and recommendations as required. Requests materials, equipment and supplies necessary for operation. Reports needs for major equipment repair to avoid serious breakdown; makes regular inspections to monitor and document facility conditions.

This position requires basic reading, writing, mathematical, scientific and oral communication skills as normally attained through a high school diploma or GED; and knowledge of principles, procedures, methods, equipment and materials used in the operation, repair and maintenance of a large municipal wastewater or water treatment facility as acquired by 7 to 9 years direct experience of which 3 must be in a supervisory capacity; a valid Massachusetts Water Treatment or Water Distribution Grade 3 license in full. 

Salary: $1,124.25 – $1,604.02 upgrade to Grade 19 upon completion of PIP $1,176.07 – $1,683.67 Weekly

Apply at: https://mwra.applicantpro.com/jobs/

Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (MWRA) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sex or gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, or veteran status.

Operator (Wastewater Transport) MWRA  Chelsea, MA Posted 8/10/2021

The MWRA is looking for an Operator (Wastewater Transport) who operates, monitors, and inspects assigned wastewater facilities and treatment plant operational equipment, processes, and systems on an assigned shift in a designated area; performs assigned maintenance functions as part of a team under the direction of the assigned Unit or Area Supervisor.

The work includes operating equipment manually and through instrument panel and programmable logic control units, system flows and levels in assigned process area. Equipment may include, but will not be limited to the following; pumps, valves, gates, meters, gauges, controllers, motor control centers, level controls devices, mixers, oxygen generation, chemical feed, odor control and hydroelectric equipment. Monitoring and inspecting operating conditions; recording observations and data in area shift log. Providing oversight for all barge and truck loading/unloading operation; providing oversight for chemical and fuel oil unloading to tank farm. Taking initial action to correct malfunctions of equipment and reports malfunctions and variances to the Area Supervisor/Unit Supervisor.

The position requires a high school diploma or GED; and two 2 to 3 years of experience with a working knowledge of wastewater treatment and treatment plant equipment; and satisfactory completion of competency-based training program in accordance with the productivity improvement plan training program established at MWRA; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. A valid Massachusetts Wastewater Treatment Plant Operation Grade II license and a Collections Systems II certification, and a valid Class D Motor Vehicle Operator’s license are required.

Salary: $977.75 to $1,381.41 upgraded after completion of PIP training to $1,023.99 to $1,459.41

Apply at: https://mwra.applicantpro.com/jobs/1821131.html

Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (MWRA) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sex or gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or veteran status.

Area Supervisor – Wastewater Transport  MWRA Chelsea, MA Posted 8/10/2021

The MWRA is seeking an Area Supervisor to supervise the operation and maintenance requirements of assigned wastewater and/or water treatment facilities. The work includes supervising and instructing operational/maintenance personnel in the operational and maintenance requirements of facilities; in the operation of plant treatment processing units; in the operation of all operational and support systems; coordinates the cleaning, repairing and assisting in the maintaining of pumps, engines, electric generators, air compressors; directs oil changes and changing of oil filters and maintains, reviews and reports operational records and data.

The position requires a high school education or the equivalent; knowledge of principles, procedures, methods, equipment and materials used in the operation, repair and maintenance of a large municipal wastewater or water treatment facility as acquired by seven (7) to nine (9) years direct experience of which three (3) must be in a supervisory capacity; completion of MWRA training; a valid Class D Massachusetts Motor Vehicle Operator License and valid Grade 4 Wastewater Operator’s license and a Grade 2 Collection Systems Operator Certificate and the ability to obtain a Collections System 4 Certification within twelve months.

Salary: $1,124.25 – $1,604.02 upgrade to Grade 19 upon completion of PIP $1,176.07 – $1,683.67 Weekly

Applications are available online at: https://mwra.applicantpro.com/jobs/1663179.html

Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (MWRA) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sex or gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, or veteran status.

Lead Wastewater Treatment Facility Maintenance  Rochester, NH Posted 8/4/2021

The City of Rochester, NH (pop. 29,823) Department of Public Works is seeking to fill the full-time (40 hrs/wk) position of Lead Wastewater Treatment Facility Maintenance to perform administrative and hands-on supervisory work in directing the operations and maintenance of the Wastewater Treatment Facility and Pumping Stations. On call on a rotating basis is required.

The ideal candidate will have:  NH Grade 3 Wastewater Treatment Operator’s License New England Grade 3 Collection Systems License Grade 1 Wastewater Laboratory License At least five (5) years of full-time experience in positions of increasing responsibility in the operation and maintenance of wastewater treatment facilities and pumping stations. A valid motor vehicle operator’s license is required

Pay range $24.60 to $33.73/hour DOQ/E with competitive benefits.

Maintenance Mechanic Wastewater Treatment Facility
Rochester, NH Posted 8/4/2021

The City of Rochester, NH (pop 29,823) Department of Public Works is seeking to fill the full-time (40 hrs/wk) position of Maintenance Mechanic to perform semi-skilled to skilled preventative, predictive and corrective maintenance procedures to ensure the proper operation of the City’s Wastewater Treatment Facility and Pump Stations. On call on a rotating basis is required. 

The ideal candidate will have:  NN Grade 1 Wastewater Treatment Operator’s License New England Grade 2 Collection Systems License Possession of a CDL-B driver’s license with tank endorsement.

Pay range $19.99 to $27.11/hour DOQ/E with competitive benefits.

Willing to consider the right candidate(s) who possess strong mechanical experience, a great work ethic, willingness to learn and a positive glass half full attitude!

Pre-employment testing will include educational and criminal background, motor vehicle, medical and drug screen.

For more information on the City’s application process, to view the entire job description or to obtain an application, please visit the HR page of the City’s website at www.rochesternh.net.

A rating of your application will be based on your education, training and experience as it relates to the requirements of these positions. It is essential, therefore, that you provide complete and accurate information on your application. Positions open until filled and all applications for these positions will be held in confidence. Submit completed City application, cover letter and resume to: Human Resource, City of Rochester, NH, 31 Wakefield Street, Rochester, NH 03867.

Head Operator City of Lowell Posted 8/4/2021

The City of Lowell is seeking qualified, experienced, and energetic candidates for the position of Waste Water Operator I in the Wastewater Treatment Plant.  The Operator I will report to the Head Treatment Plant Operator and Operations Superintendent and Under direct supervision; operates, maintains and repairs sewage treatment machinery and equipment. Makes routine laboratory tests and sewage at various stages of treatment in accordance with standardized procedures and adds treatment materials as required.  Minimum of 1-2 years’ experience working in related field. Knowledge of the principles and practices of wastewater treatment, knowledge of the methods and techniques used in the operation and maintenance of wastewater treatment plant equipment. A valid driver’s license required with safe driving history. The salary range is $696.86 (min) to $848.64 (max) w/o licenses; $876.42 (min) to $1,069.04 (max) with appropriate licenses weekly; 40 hour work week.  A full description is available on the City of Lowell’s website: http://www.lowellma.gov/Jobs.aspx.  Qualified individuals should send application/resume with cover letter to Mary Callery, HR Director, Human Relations Office, Room 19, 375 Merrimack Street, Lowell, MA 01852 by Deadline: Open Until Filled.  EOE/AA/504 Employer.

TREATMENT PLANT ATTENDANT – Westfield Posted 8/4/2021

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: This is skilled work in operating sewage treatment machinery and related equipment. Work involves responsibility for operating, maintaining, monitoring and repairing the various units of a municipal wastewater treatment plant and related components such as pumping stations. Work is performed in accordance with standard operation and maintenance procedures with review through inspections and analysis of reports.
SUPERVISION: Receives supervision from Wastewater Division Deputy Superintendent and Head Treatment Plant Operator/Foreman. May receive supervision from Plant Operators in Head Operator’s absence. May exercise limited supervision of lower titles and seasonal laborers.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES: The essential functions or duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various type of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Inspects, cleans, lubricates and repairs pumps and related sewage treatment machinery, tanks and equipment including such items as filters, chlorinators and dechlorinators. Operates and monitors sewage treatment machinery and equipment, motors, valves, meters, gauges and such, plumbing and heating and stand by generation equipment as are required for successful operation of wastewater treatment plant. Takes and records reading of meters, gauges, and recorders; observes operations and physical condition of sewage as processed; makes required adjustments; logs hours of equipment operation. Takes for laboratory analysis samples of sewage at various treatment stages. Supervises lower titles is less skilled aspects of this work. Responsible for the clean and orderly condition of assigned stations and grounds. Maintains and repairs pumping stations; operates during flood emergencies. May engage in routine labor duties related to treatment plant operations including operating and maintaining lawn mowers and other grounds keeping equipment. May operate motor vehicles requiring no more than a Class D driver’s license. Performs other such related duties as required.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Experience in operation and maintenance of sludge de-watering equipment including, belt filter press, rotary pumps and polymer injection system. Experience with operating and maintaining chemical treatment systems found in wastewater treatment including; chlorine, sodium bisulfite, sodium hypochlorite, sulfuric acid and potassium permanganate. Must be able to obtain Grade 2 Massachusetts Wastewater Operator Certification within 1 year of hire. Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Access), computer programming. Massachusetts Class D driver’s license.

For complete job description and application visit –https://www.cityofwestfield.org/Jobs.aspx?UniqueId=103&From=All&CommunityJobs=False&JobID=Treatment-Plant-Attendant-206

PRETREATMENT PROGRAM COORDINATOR – Westfield Posted 7/20/2021

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Administer the City’s Wastewater Industrial Pretreatment Program (IPP) and oversee all lab operations with oversight of NPDES compliance reports. Considerable amount of information gathering and timely report writing is essential. 

 SUPERVISION:This position receives supervision from Wastewater Division Deputy Superintendent. This job has no immediate supervisory responsibilities; workers may be assigned from time to time.

 ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES: The essential functions or duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various type of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Prepares and reviews annual independent laboratory services bid and reviews billing for said services. Director of laboratory, routinely completes lab inventory and edits/revises lab SOP. Responds to accidental spills, illicit discharges and sewer overflows related to local industry and businesses. Investigates same and writes follow-up reports. NPDES compliance reports; infiltration/inflow control plan, spill prevention and storm water pollution prevention plan , CSO reporting, supervision of federally required IPP including sampling, inspecting, analysis and evaluation of data, generating reports and keeping records. Executes, and submits reports on the following required programs: Chemical Inventory/Labeling, Hazardous Waste Advice, Chemical / Environmental Training, Tank Integrity Testing, Confined Space Entry Program, Energy Control Program, Tier II, and Contingency Plan. EPA Consent decree coordinate and submit timely reporting in regards to deadlines as established in consent decrees as mandated by the US EPA. Institute Best Management Practices (BMPs) for waters requiring load reductions based on  Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDLs) Is responsible for the preparation of the City’s numerous annual reports to local, state and federal agencies as outlined in NPDES permit. Responsible for City lab certification through DEP’s annual DMR QA/QC testing. Such other related duties as required.

 EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s degree from four-year College or university in a chemistry, life science, environmental, engineering or related science field; or Associates degree in a life science, environmental, engineering or related science field, plus five years of experience in the essential duties as detailed. Massachusetts driver’s license. Massachusetts Wastewater Operator Grade 6-C is required or must be obtained within one year.  Five years in an independent testing or WPCP lab and relevant IPP experience.

For complete job description and application visit – Jobs • Westfield, MA • CivicEngage (cityofwestfield.org)

Industrial Pretreatment Program Inspector Springfield Posted 7/16/2021

The Springfield Water and Sewer Commission (SWSC) is seeking a highly motivated and innovative candidate to work as an Industrial Pretreatment Program Inspector at our Joseph J. Superneau Operations Center in Springfield, MA. This role conducts field visits to industrial plants, commercial establishments and municipal locations to check compliance with federal, state and local laws, rules and regulations and the requirements of the Cost Recovery Billing System and the Industrial Pretreatment Program (IPP).    

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Conducts commercial and industrial plant evaluations concerning the type of industrial wastes discharged into the sanitary or storm sewer systems, including confined space entry.  Collects samples of water and wastes at various plants, sanitary sewers, storm sewers, or water bodies and transports them to the laboratory for preservation and analysis, follows through with chain of custody forms. Investigates reported discharge of pollutants into the sanitary sewer, storm sewer, or water body in order to locate the source(s). Conducts field visits to industrial and commercial facilities and water bodies to conduct inspections, read meters, collect samples or monitor plant discharges. 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:  Knowledge of various manufacturing processes and proper procedures for disposing of industrial wastes. Knowledge and experience with proper wastewater sampling techniques and flow measurement. Working knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions during site inspections. Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English sufficiently to perform the duties of this position, Spanish is desirable. Must possess and maintain a current Driver’s License. Must possess and maintain a Grade II Wastewater Operators License (in training) issued by the State of Massachusetts. Graduation from high school plus minimum two years of college in Engineering or a related Environmental Science.  One year of wastewater or industrial treatment experience, which may include laboratory experience.

Qualified candidates should send their resume and cover letter to: Stephanie.douglass@waterandsewer.org.  EOE/AA

Wastewater Maintenance Operator  Concord, MA Posted July 17, 2021

What will you be doing at Woodard & Curran? Be part of a team that runs the first CoMag system in the entire world! The Concord, MA Wastewater Treatment Facility is the first wastewater plant on the planet to utilize CoMag treatment technology, which uses magnets to help treat the wastewater resulting in a highly polished final effluent. Each day presents different challenges and learning opportunities as we work towards 100% compliance which is achieved by daily process monitoring and a comprehensive maintenance system. If you enjoy working outdoors protecting nature’s precious resource, water, then this position is for you.  Woodard & Curran is dedicated to our employee’s growth and development and wants to help you on your career path. 

The Concord, MA staff is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the wastewater treatment plant and the building and grounds. The Maintenance Operator will be responsible not only for process monitoring and adjustments but will perform basic to advanced mechanical and electrical repairs on pumps, compressors, screenings equipment, UV disinfection systems, valves, HVAC equipment, and various types of electrical equipment including VFDs, UPSs, power systems, and much more. Our operators participate in an “on call” rotation for plant coverage outside normal workday hours and shifts may include weekends. In addition, operators will be required to respond to emergency situations and work in inclement weather as needed.  The daily schedule is Monday – Friday, 7.00AM – 3.30PM.

What will you need to succeed? 1-3 years’ experience in a wastewater treatment facility, operation, and maintenance; or any equivalent combination of education.  5-10 years of Experience in the operation and maintenance pumps, motors, electrical and automation equipment, plumbing fixtures, boilers, and compressors. Electrical experience (wiring, wire diagrams, line diagrams, circuit boards, UPSs, VFDs, PLCs) and power system experience. High School or trade school diploma is required, Associate Degree or higher preferred. A valid Massachusetts Class D motor vehicle operator’s license. Knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions involved in wastewater treatment work. OSHA 10 Hour Construction Safety certification a plus.  Knowledge of computer applications, and ability to use & learn various software programs [Hach WIMS, SEMS CMMS, and Utility Cloud]. Ability to read, interpret, and apply instructions, drawings, and specifications for work assigned. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with superiors, other personnel, and the general public. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Must be able to lift or move up to 40 lbs on a regular basis.


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Woodard & Curran offers a generous compensation and benefits package to include retirement, generous paid time off, holidays, medical & dental insurance, flexible spending account, career growth, and more! Woodard & Curran is an equal opportunity employer. Woodard & Curran is a Drug Free Workplace. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Waste Treatment & Control Operator Haverhill Posted 7/14/2021

Our company, IMI, Inc., is a long established leading edge printed circuit fabricator located in Haverhill, MA. supplying the MIL/Aerospace and RF/Microwave markets, seeks a detail oriented, tenacious person to join our operations team.  

Responsibilities/Duties: Responsible for the safe and efficient operational activities for a long established manufacturer of printed circuit boards including managing plating and waste water/waste treatment systems and related Lab Analysis. Specific responsibilities and duties include:

Operate plating treatment chemical control and wastewater treatment subsystems and perform chemical analysis and corrective measures. Maintain high personal and equipment safety. Maximize plant efficiency without degrading personal and equipment safety practices, environmental requirements or long term operation of the plant. Work with OSHA classified hazardous materials. Operate and maintain Grade 4-I waste treatment plating lines and subsystems. Operate and maintain chemical analysis, chemical lab and wastewater treatment instrumentation. Collect samples of water, wastewater, and chemicals to analyze. Track and chart SPC data to monitor plating and waste treatment performance and Isolate, or return to service, the necessary non-conforming equipment. Keep work area clean and maintain supplies and stock for testing and operating. Report abnormal conditions and recommend any corrective action. Work with contractors and vendors. Maintains technical records, reports, charts, computer files, and plots data. Able to work self-directed and at times without supervision.

Qualifications: Must hold and maintain an active Grade 4-I (or greater) Industrial or Combined Massachusetts Waste Water Treatment License. Must have full appreciation of the importance of proper chemical control/wastewater treatment in the various operations of steam generating stations. Must have knowledge of laboratory and chemical equipment and safety practices. Must be able to follow detailed instructions and write legibly. Ability to work extended hours when necessary. Respond quickly to abnormal plant conditions or requirements. Be U.S. citizen and pass background check.

Competitive compensation (40 hr. week) plus a benefits package including medical, dental and disability insurance as well as a 401k Please Respond Via Email To Peter Bigelow at: pbigelow@imipcb.com  978-373-9190

Anodyne Waste Water Treatment Operator (Industrial) Randolph Posted 6/25/2021 

 First shift 7:00am-3:30pm Monday thru Friday with frequent Overtime.  Must have a Grade 3 (minimum) wastewater license.

Primary Responsibilities ·         Control equipment and monitor processes that remove or destroy harmful materials, chemicals, and microorganisms from wastewater. ·         Run tests to make sure that the processes are working correctly. ·         Keep records of water quality and other indicators. ·         Operate and maintain the pumps and motors that move water and wastewater through filtration systems. ·         Monitor the indicators at their plants and make adjustments as necessary. ·         Read meters and gauges to make sure that plant equipment is working properly. ·         Take samples and run tests to determine the quality of the water being produced. ·         Adjust the amount of chemicals, such as chlorine and fluorine, being added to the water. ·         Use computerized systems to monitor plant processes.  ·         Plan emergency reaction protocols. ·         Fix chemical leaks and oxygen deficiencies. ·         Keep records that document compliance.

Contact: Brittany 617-471-7200 x236  Email: bpark@anodyne-services.com No deadline

Woodard and Curran, Inc.   Water Operator Ashland Posted 6/21/2021

DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES:  ​Ashland water treatment plant is seeking a full-time, year-round individual to join our staff.  Our Operators are responsible for the full-time operation and the general maintenance of the facility’s treatment process & equipment, as well as returning the treated water back to the environment. The position involves a variety of both physical and technical tasks such as testing and processing samples in our lab, inputting data into our plant databases, housekeeping, servicing the plants equipment, gathering plant data, snow removal, grounds keeping.  Each day can present a different challenge and learning opportunity.  We take pride in caring for our facility, both inside and out!  Woodard & Curran is dedicated to our employee’s growth and development and wants to help you on your career path. 

     * Monitor water treatment plant processes and equipment both manually and via SCADA automation, making adjustments as necessary to control their operation.      * Monitor remote pump stations with inspections and daily sampling as required.      * Perform water quality sampling, testing, and analysis to determine compliance with federal, state, and EPA standards.      * Operate, maintain, control, and perform routine repair of plant equipment, including preventive maintenance duties. Establish, maintain and control flow through the water treatment process and into and within the distribution system.      * Utilize software programs for maintenance work orders and maintains all necessary records.      * Perform general maintenance duties of plant and other assigned duties.

This role is eligible for a $2,500.00 sign on bonus.

Schedule: Full-Time Days and extended shifts to meet the seasonal demands of the water system.  Reliable and dependable attendance is an essential function of the position. Availability for standby duty and the ability to be “on-call,” working evenings, weekends and holidays as needed.  Response to emergency events and alarm call-outs required as scheduled and required.

What will you need to succeed?      * High School Degree or Equivalent.      * Massachusetts Grade 2T preferred, 2T OIT accepted with ability to achieve Full status.      * Ability to make sound decisions in process control and follow instructions, as well as following safety procedures.      * Successful candidates will be required to complete a background check, pre-placement physical and drug screen before employment.     * Valid MA driver’s license with a good driving record.

Woodard & Curran offers a generous compensation and benefits package to include retirement, generous paid time off, holidays, medical & dental insurance, flexible spending account, career growth, and more!      * On-call stipend provided.      * Career advancement and license renewal costs reimbursed to employees.

Woodard & Curran is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Woodard & Curran is a Drug-Free Work Place. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Requisition Number – R01454

Job Application Link: https://ars2.equest.com/?response_id=fff5b24bda89b843c8bf0b134278acd6

Woodard and Curran, Inc. Water Operator Lawrence Posted 6/21/2021

DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES: As an Operator, you will participate in the daily operations and maintenance of the 16 MGD Surface Water Treatment Facility and remote pump stations as directed by the Project Manager. This facility is highly automated and utilizes pulsating, upflow clarifiers with conventional coagulation in conjunction with chlorine dioxide and UV disinfection.  Your primary focus will be in operation and maintenance of facilities equipment, grounds keeping, and process control monitoring and troubleshooting.  You will manage process data, perform routine lab analysis, operate SCADA controls and perform computer data entry and other operation and maintenance tasks as directed.

This role is eligible for a $2,500.00 sign on bonus. ​

What will you be doing at Woodard & Curran?      * Monitor water treatment plant processes and equipment both manually and via SCADA automation, making adjustments as necessary to control their operation.      * Monitor remote pump stations with inspections and daily sampling as required.      * Perform water quality sampling, testing, and analysis to determine compliance with federal, state, and EPA standards.     * Operate, maintain, control, and perform routine repair of plant equipment, including preventive maintenance duties. Establish, maintain and control flow through the water treatment process and into and within the distribution system.      * Utilize software programs for maintenance work orders and maintains all necessary records.      * Perform general maintenance duties of plant and other assigned duties.

Schedule: Full-Time Days, Monday through Thursday.  Reliable and dependable attendance is an essential function of the position. Availability for standby duty and the ability to be “on-call,” working evenings, weekends and holidays as needed.  Response to emergency events and alarm call-outs required as scheduled and required.

What will you need to succeed?      * High School Degree or Equivalent.      * Massachusetts Grade 3T preferred, 3T OIT accepted with ability to achieve Full status.      * Ability to make sound decisions in process control and follow instructions, as well as following safety procedures.      * Successful candidates will be required to complete a background check, pre-placement physical and drug screen before employment.      * Valid MA driver’s license with a good driving record.

Woodard & Curran offers a generous compensation and benefits package to include retirement, generous paid time off, holidays, medical & dental insurance, flexible spending account, career growth, and more!      * On-call stipend provided.      * Career advancement and license renewal costs reimbursed to employees.  Woodard & Curran is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Woodard & Curran is a Drug-Free Work Place. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Requisition Number – R01453 Job Application Link: https://ars2.equest.com/?response_id=03077258f40c2e0271673205c553aa6e

Laboratory Technician II Greater Lawrence Sanitary District (GLSD) Posted June 7 2021

The Greater Lawrence Sanitary District (GLSD) is a 52-MGD municipal wastewater treatment facility in North Andover, Massachusetts.  The District provides employees with a competitive benefits package including sick, personal and vacation time and life, dental and health insurance.  Additionally, the District offers a defined benefits retirement plan.  GLSD is seeking to fill the following position:

Laboratory Technician II – This is a 1st shift position, M-F 7AM – 3PM with some weekend overtime.  Salary range $20.09-$30.11/hr.  Knowledge of chemical, physical, and microbial analysis of wastewater samples and treatment is required.  Proficiency in standard laboratory techniques, equipment and terminology in the field of wastewater analysis (EPA/Standard Methods) is needed.   Applicants should have a minimum of an Associate Degree or equivalent in biology, chemistry or environmental science.  A Bachelor’s Degree is preferred.  Starting salary commensurate with experience.

All applicants must be able to pass a background check and a physical which will include drug testing.  Please submit job application and resume to Ann Rader, GLSD, 240 Charles St. North Andover, MA 01845 or arader@glsd.org  Application deadline is June 18, 2021 or until position is successfully filled.  EOE

Wastewater Operator – R01474 Hull Posted 5/27/2021

Exciting things are happening at our Hull, Massachusetts treatment facility!  The plant is undergoing a comprehensive upgrade that will make it a state-of-the-art Wastewater treatment facility able to handle anything that the New England weather and seasonal population can throw at it.  Each day presents different challenges and learning opportunities as we strive to maintain compliance and produce the highest quality water for the local citizens while construction happens concurrently.  If you enjoy working outdoors protecting nature’s precious resource, water, then this position is for you.  Woodard & Curran is dedicated to our employee’s growth and development and wants to help you on your career path.  Come enjoy the view at our Hull, Massachusetts treatment facility! 

The Hull, Massachusetts staff is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the wastewater treatment plant and collections system, including remote pump stations. Candidates utilize basic mechanical and pumping equipment repair skills and have experience with electrical systems to provide maintenance and repair around the facility.   Our operators participate in an “on call” rotation for plant coverage outside normal workday hours and shifts may include weekends. In addition, operators will be required to respond to emergency situations and work in inclement weather as needed.  The daily schedule is Monday – Friday, 7.00AM – 3.00PM.

What will you need to succeed? * Massachusetts Grade 3 or higher Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator License, preferred, or the ability to obtain through the operator’s exam or reciprocity. * 1-3 years’ experience in a wastewater treatment facility, operation, and maintenance; or any equivalent combination of education.  * Experience in the operation and maintenance pumps, compressors, and plumbing fixtures.  * High School or trade school diploma is required, Associate Degree or higher preferred. * A valid Massachusetts Class D motor vehicle operator’s license.      * Knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions involved in wastewater treatment work. * OSHA 10 Hour Construction Safety certification a plus. * Knowledge of computer applications, and ability to use & learn various software programs [Hach WIMS, SEMS CMMS, and Utility Cloud] * Ability to read, interpret, and apply instructions, drawings, and specifications for work assigned. * Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with superiors, other personnel, and the general public. * Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing * Must be able to lift or move up to 40 lbs on a regular basis.

Woodard & Curran offers a generous compensation and benefits package to include retirement, generous paid time off, holidays, medical & dental insurance, flexible spending account, career growth, and more! Woodard & Curran is an equal opportunity employer. Woodard & Curran is a Drug Free Work Place. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

To apply for this position, please use the following URL: https://ars2.equest.com/?response_id=b368e0b83d27d82e5e44589821f95af1