Wastewater O&M Specialist Trainee
Company: Integrated Performance Consultants, Inc.
Location: Los Angeles
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Grow and reach your career goals at a green and sustainable
Wastewater O&M Specialist Trainee position starting at $25.00 -
$28.00 per hour.
IPC offers a unique work experience in a friendly team environment.
Our employees work alongside and learn from SWRCB Certified
Operators including one of the founders of the company, a Grade V
operator. Each job site is different, giving employees the
opportunity to master a variety of skills. Plus, you cant beat the
scenic views in Malibu!
Check out our team and job sites! https://youtu.be/3svAAae2bgI
Benefits IPC Offers the Team:
-Medical Benefit Options through Kaiser and Anthem Blue Cross: IPC
pays 100% of the employee and 20% of dependents for the base plan
(upgraded plans also available)
-Dental through Ameritas, Vision through EyeMed: IPC pays 100% of
-Paid Time Off: hourly accrual based on years of service (80 - 160
-10 Paid Holidays: 6 standard and 4 personalized
-Daily Uniforms and Protective Clothing provided by IPC
-Work Boot Reimbursement
-Career Development Program: IPC will reimburse approved courses,
training and events
You will have opportunities to work at many locations and
facilities, learning all levels of field operations, including
ground up construction, operations, PLC programming, and building
and designing control panels, piping and electrical, and SCADA
Systems. You will work on private and governmental jobs. In
addition, you will learn the practical and scientific processes
involved in successfully running and operating Advanced On-Site
Wastewater Treatment Systems, On-Site Wastewater Treatment Systems,
Membrane BioReactors, Automation and Computerization and
You will work with and learn from one of the founders of the
company, Ric Vardel, who has a distinguished technical and project
management experience supporting complex wastewater projects. Mr.
Vardel has the highest State of California Mandatory Wastewater
Treatment Plant Certification, Grade V.
$52,000- $58,240 a year
The Wastewater O&M Specialist Trainee performs a wide variety
of routine tasks related to the operation and maintenance of a
wastewater treatment plant, under direct supervision of a certified
wastewater treatment operator.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions. Essential
functions include, but are not limited to, the following:
-Conduct treatment process control sampling, testing and recording
-Provides general maintenance and repair
-Inspect process equipment according to established procedures
-Record meters and gauge readings
-Identify and correct equipment malfunctions and assist with the
construction of new facilities
-Provides detailed reports to a supervisor or manager
-Must be able to work unimpaired as this is a safety sensitive
-Ability to understand mechanical repairs, methods and
-Ability to work in a team environment
-Ability to work independently without direct supervision
-Skilled in communicating effectively with team members, management
and external organizations under normal and emergency
-Skilled in the use of handheld manual and power tools
-Basic skill in reading and interpreting diagrams and prints
-Skilled in the use of communication devices such as computers,
smartphones, wireless hotspots and handheld radios
-Proficient in Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 10, MS Access, MS
Word, MS Outlook, Gmail and Google Drive
-Proficient in verbal and written English communications
This job operates in outdoor and indoor environments. This role
routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers,
smartphones, and printers.
The physical demands described here are representative of those
that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the
essential functions of this job.
The work is regularly performed both inside and outside in seasonal
climate and weather conditions. Exposure to uneven ground, heights,
and extremes in temperature, humidity or wetness may be
encountered. Exposure to excessive noise, biohazards, dust, gas,
fumes or chemicals may be encountered. The employee will be
required to wear and/or use the appropriate personal protective
equipment (PPE) and other safety equipment/apparel as required, but
not limited to, OSHA standards.
While performing the duties of the job, the employee is required to
sit, stand, walk, and bend; occasionally squat, climb, kneel,
twist; repeated hand grasping, fine manipulation, push and pulling,
reaching and keyboarding with both hands.
The employee must be physically able to routinely lift up to (50)
fifty pounds, and (100) one hundred pounds with assistance,
exerting in excess of (100) one hundred pounds of force
occasionally, and/or in excess of (50) fifty pounds of force
occasionally. Additionally, the employee must be able to
proficiently swim without fear of large water tanks or holding
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is a full time position and hours of work and days are set
upon hire. Evening and weekend work may be required as job duties
This position requires the ability to drive all company vehicles
without limitations; including the ability to read a map or obtain
driving directions independently, sit for extended periods of time
driving long distances (can be up to 300 miles a day). The employee
may also be required to but not limited to, assist coworkers by
driving to pick up and delivering parts, transportation of samples
from client locations to laboratories.
Required Education and Experiences
No previous education or experience is required.
Licenses and Certifications
Possession of a valid Class C Californias drivers license, and a
satisfactory driving record.
IPC Mandatory Requirements
-Employee will be subject drug screening at time of hire and for
cause drug screening throughout length of employment
-Subject to background check in accordance with State, Federal, and
-Must pass new hire physical
-Required to sign Non-Disclosure Agreement
Integrated Performance Consultants, Inc. is an equal opportunity
employer, and does not discriminate in employment opportunities or
practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including
pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity), national
origin, age (over 40 or older), disability, genetic information or
any other characteristic protected by law.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or
contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or
responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.
Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with
or without notice.
Note: Must live within 50 miles of Malibu, CA
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