WWTP operator or technician wanted

The Norristown Municipal Waste Authority is seeking a full-time qualified wastewater treatment plant operator or technician to join our staff

Duties include hands on operation of our 9.75 MGD wastewater treatment plant, daily testing of raw and processed wastewater, operation and maintenance of mechanical equipment, responding to emergency call outs, as well as other duties as assigned by plant management.

This position is a first shift union position that requires on-call, holiday, and weekend work on a rotational basis.


High school diploma or GED

DEP Class A Subclass 1 wastewater license or the ability to obtain such license within 12 months of hiring

Proficiency in wastewater laboratory testing methods and procedures

Experience and proficiency with wastewater treatment process control, particularly in relation to the activated sludge process

Proficiency in the use of computers, particularly in word, excel, and google business suite applications

Ability to communicate effectively and work well with others

Must be able to stand, walk, climb, and work in tight spaces throughout the day

Must be able to lift and carry 75 lbs.

Familiar with the use and implementation of safe work practices

The Norristown Municipal Waste Authority offers a competitive wage and benefits package. A pre-employment drug screening and physical examination are required.

Please send resume to: The Norristown Municipal Waste Authority, 25 E. Marshall St., Norristown, PA 19401. Or email to [email protected]