The Bradford Sanitary Authority has an immediate opening for a Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator.
This position will report directly to the Operations Manager but could also receive assignments from the Plant Maintenance Technician or Executive Director. This position shall be dedicated to operating the wastewater treatment plant facility to achieve optimum wastewater discharge and comply with all DEP regulations.
Focused initiatives relative to this position include the ability to: exhibit safe work habits and practices, work well in a team-oriented environment, obtain and retain knowledge and skills associated with all maintenance and repairs of the treatment plant assets.
Successful candidate must have practical experience or education in performing hands-on shop and field disassembly, inspection, reporting, cleaning, and reassembly of rotating equipment. Practical experience or education must include installing and inspecting various types of mechanical seals, installing and adjusting packing and obtaining and analyzing vibration data and other failure type analysis to determine pump and associated equipment performance. Must adhere to all BSA Rules and Regulations aligned with the Authority Mission Statement.
Educational requirements will include the demonstrated ability to complete all required training and continuing education units as directed by the Authority to obtain state certification in the field of waste water. A degree, practical experience, or Trade School equivalent in rotating equipment and/or motor diagnostics is beneficial. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office applications.
Other responsibilities include the ability to serve as “on-call” operator as assigned, which could include covering off-hours, weekends, and Holiday’s.
A successful candidate must possess a current Pennsylvania driver’s license, CDL would be beneficial. Current Pennsylvania Waste Water Certification or experience in the field is a plus.
A successful candidate must also have the physical capability to work outdoors in all types of weather and the ability to work safely in and around hazardous areas or conditions. Successful candidate must be able to respond to immediate distribution issues or emergencies as required during off hours.
Any candidate offered a position with the Bradford Sanitary Authority will be required to successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen and background check.
Resumes can be sent to the Bradford Sanitary Authority, PO Box 546, 28 Kennedy Street, Bradford, PA 16701, or an application can be obtained at the Sanitary Office, 2nd Floor, 28 Kennedy St.