Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator- Full Time


Bellefonte Borough is seeking applicants for the following position:

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator
Essential Functions of Job include but are not limited to: Operate a wide range of wastewater treatment plant equipment, including raw sewage pumps, diaphragm pumps, screens, compressors, aeration tanks, and centrifugal blowers, hoists, steam cleaners, conveyors, dump trucks, skid steer, frontend loaders and power hand tools; perform laboratory tests including pH tests, water transparency; operate a variety of test equipment and analyzers such as bench and field meters and probes, visual inspection of samplers, weighing trucks and monitoring and sampling septage discharges, and keeping accurate records; perform wastewater procedures, including skimming debris from wastewater tanks and visual inspection of the chemical precipitation processes, operating sludge dewatering equipment; routinely monitor SCADA system and all tank levels, the dissolved oxygen levels and pressure readings from utility water tank; clean and maintain all treatment plant equipment and the facility in a neat and orderly fashion, including plowing snow, blowing snow and minor snow shoveling and minor landscaping; record all operational changes in the operator log.
A completed Bellefonte Borough Employment Application is required to be considered for this position. The Employment Application is available on the Borough’s website at: https://bellefonte.net/job-openings/ , emailing [email protected] or contacting the Borough and setting up a time to pick up the Employment Application between 8:00 – 4:00 PM.
Employment Applications for this position are being accepted at the Borough Office until the position is filled.

Bellefonte Borough is an equal-opportunity provider and employer