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Wastewater Plant Operator Trainee

City of Brenham | Brenham, TX, 77833
Posted from 8/17/2022 to 10/31/2022
Pay: 15.81 or 17.43
Compensation Type: Hourly
Position Type: Full-Time
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Under supervision, operates, monitors, and maintains plant, equipment, and surrounding grounds associated with the treatment of city wastewater.

Starting Pay for Operator Trainee: $15.81 per hour

Starting Pay for Operator: $17.43 per hour (already has Class C Waste Water Certificate)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Under supervision of plant operator, operates, monitors, and maintains wastewater treatment plant and equipment, including washing and lubricating pumps, replacing worn parts, inspecting collection system and treatment units, checking safety equipment, and oiling, greasing, and painting equipment;
  • Under supervision of plant operator, picks up weekly monitoring samples required for Texas Natural Resource Conservation Commission (TNRCC) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) permits;
  • Under supervision of plant operator, sets up and runs daily and weekly monitoring tests on solids;
  • Under supervision of plant operator, runs belt press to extract water from sludge;
  • Under supervision of plant operator, hauls and transfers sludge from wastewater treatment plant to landfill;
  • Under supervision of plant operator, assists with changing out chlorine and sulfur dioxide cylinders; and
  • Maintains grounds at wastewater plant, including mowing grass.

Trainee: Valid Texas driver's license; and ability to obtain Class C wastewater certificate within three years.

Operator: Valid Texas driver's license; and currently hold a Class C wastewater certificate .

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Location

200 West Vulcan, Brenham, TX, 77833
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