LosAngelesRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Los Angeles jobs

Water Supply Operator I

Company: Golden State Water Company
Location: San Dimas
Posted on: May 29, 2023

Job Description:

AccountabilityThe Water Supply Operator I is an entry-level position requiring immediate to general supervision. Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesOperates and monitors a variety of water supply and treatment equipment such as:Pumping systemsChemical feed systemsWater storage facilitiesMeasuring and control systemsInteragency control valves and metersPressure Reducing/Sustaining ValvesAssists with maintenance of plant equipment and facilitiesPerforms water level measurements on groundwater wellsLoads and unloads chemicalsPerforms basic laboratory analytical techniques on water samplesCollects samples for analytical purposesPerforms calculations related to dosing, flow rates, pressure and other weights and measures associated with water supply and treatment operationsComplies with all safety standards and practices as they pertain to equipment, facility operations and chemical handlingMay require after hour work due to 24-hour operationAvailable for emergency response, 24 hours/day, seven days/weekMust reside within 25 miles of the nearest water system boundary where assigned in order to respond to emergencies.Performs other duties as assignedThe above job description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills or competencies associated with this job.Minimum QualificationsHigh school diploma or equivalentFamiliar with computer applications such as Windows, word processing, spreadsheets and the InternetSWRCB Water Distribution Operator 1 certification - required if applicant does not hold a valid T1 certification.SWRCB Water Treatment Plant Operator 1 certification preferred at time of hire, or must obtain within 18 months of employment or position start date.Good communication (both written and verbal) and organizational skillsValid California driver licenseNOTE: Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with special needs to perform the essential functions.May include working in all weather conditions, during all hours of the day. Physical demands include but are not limited to standing, climbing, walking, lifting, bending, pulling and/or pushing, grasping, reaching, stooping and crouching, sitting, typing, walking, reading, writing, color determination, speaking and listening for extended periods of time.Technical Skills and ExperienceOne year as a Water Distribution Operator or two years' experience in the water utility industryOR a combination of water utility experience and education that demonstrates a moderate level of knowledge and understanding of water distribution, supply and treatment operationsOR an Associate degree in Water Technology, Distribution, or Treatment, or similar math and science based curriculum from an accredited educational institution or programBasic math skillsKnowledge of basic plumbing skillsUnderstanding of safe, efficient and effective work practices and procedures.Qualities of a Successful Water Supply Operator ITrustworthy; strong personal integrityDemonstrates strong level of accountability and ownershipCollaborative/Team orientedEmotional maturityExhibits professionalism with internal and external customersOrganized with strong attention to detail and time management skillsHigh degree of initiative; self-starterTO APPLY, PLEASE VISIT WWW.GSWATER.COM AND CLICK ON JOB OPPORTUNITIES.PDN-9937579c-077b-4d14-9e8e-8fc878692fbe

Keywords: Golden State Water Company, Los Angeles , Water Supply Operator I, Other , San Dimas, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Los Angeles RSS job feeds