Position Summary:  Operate, calibrate, and maintain wastewater treatment equipment and control systems


  1. Troubleshoot equipment in the wastewater treatment plant with the cooperation of maintenance department staff.
  2. Collect and test samples from influent flow and process vessels to assess system performance ande make adjustments
  3. Perform testing on collected samples to assure compliance to internal processes and permitted discharge limits
  4. Initiate discharge of treated water to local treatment facility after confirming compliance with discharge permit limits
  5. Maintain accurate data records on operational parameters, daily activities, system maintenance and collected samples for compliance reporting and operational analysis.
  6. Ensure all paperwork is filled out in a clear, legible and accurate format, and completed with required information.
  7. Assist chemical delivery suppliers to assure safe delivery of process chemicals into storage tanks
  8. Use a continuous improvement mindset to assist in indentifying opportunities to improve processes and minimize operating costs
  9. Participate in the environmental related reviews and projects as required
  10. Document safety and/or environmental incidents and participate in root cause investigations to prevent recurrences
  11. Maintain a clean, sanitary and safe work area
  12. Use variety of tools
  13. Follows all required work safe practices, including wearing and use of all required PPE.


Education and Experience:  High School/Trade School.  Valid State of MA Waste Water Treatment Operator License, Grade 3I or higher.  3-5 Years of related experience.  Hazwoper training preferred.  Shop math skills

Physical Demands: Heavy lifting up to 20 lbs. and standing up to 75% of the time.

Environment:  Manufacturing environment:  high noise, high dust, dirt and grease, exposure to temperature over 90 degrees 20% of the time

Additional details:  Reports to Warehouse Supervisor.  Hourly position.


Contact HR to apply.  Please reference job code WHA27