Water Filtration Plant Operator - Municipal Authority Lewistown

Water Filtration Plant Operator
The Municipal Authority of the Borough of Lewistown (MABL)
Lewistown, PA

MABL has an immediate opening for a Water Filtration Plant Operator

Overall purpose of Job:
This position serves MABL by operating, monitoring systems, equipment and property maintenance as required for the daily operation of the Lauren Creek Filtration Plant (LCFP).

Essential Job Functions:

Operate the Filter Plant
-Start up and shut down of water system at LCFP.
-Monitor and operate SCADA equipment
-Generate and accurately enter data required for reports
-Ensure compliance to all DEP regulations

Equipment Maintenance and Repairs
-Maintain all equipment at the LCFP
-Follow a routine and preventative maintenance schedule for equipment and machinery
-Perform analytical equipment calibration
-Perform lock out tag out safety procedures as required

Buildings, Grounds and Reservoir Maintenance and Repairs
-Mowing grass, bushes and trimming trees.
-Maintain any roads and reservoir access points
-Complete daily surveillance route of reservoir

Laboratory
Perform lab tests on samples.
Follow MSDS standard operating procedures and emergency procedures related to material handling

Certifications and Training
DEP Operator Certification

Other Requirements
-Basic Microsoft Excel and Word skills
-Work a rotating schedule, including holidays and weekends
-Work overtime as scheduled and for emergency situations

Qualifications
-High school diploma or GED
-Valid PA Driver’s License in good standing
-Class A Water operator certification with applicable treatment type sub-classes preferred.

MABL offers competitive wages and a benefit package.

Submit resume and cover letter to [email protected]

MABL in an equal opportunity employer.