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OPERATIONS & MAINTENANCE SPECIALIST I (40005577)

Date: Jun 7, 2021

Location: Durham, NC, US, 27713

Company: Durham County

Durham County Government employs approximately 1,900 employees that work towards providing needed services throughout the community. With a wide array of services, Durham County Government is at the heart of a rapidly growing and diverse area offering residents, employees and visitors exciting opportunities to live, work, grow and play. For more information about Durham County Government, visit www.dconc.gov.

 

DEPARTMENT:       

Engineering and Environmental Services

DATE POSTED:            

June 7, 2021

CLOSING DATE:           

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

SALARY MIN:  

$35,395.00 

SALARY MAX:

$63,710.00 

POSITION NUMBER:            

40005577

JOB TYPE:

Full-Time

WORK HOURS: Rotating Schedule

 

 

***NOTE THIS POSITION IS SUBJECT TO CLOSE AT ANYTIME***

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

Performs routine and technical work in the operation of sewage treatment at the County-owned Triangle Wastewater Treatment Plant, including but not limited to: Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) monitoring, minor predictive and preventative maintenance, process control work, and maintaining operational logs.  Reports to a Utility Supervisor.  

 

 

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

 

  • General knowledge of the principles, procedures, and techniques used in the operation of wastewater treatment facilities
  • General knowledge of chemical, physical, and bacteriological analyses of wastewater
  • General knowledge of the operation and maintenance of the equipment used in wastewater treatment
  • General knowledge of federal, state, and local laws, ordinances, and regulations related to wastewater treatment and laboratory analyses
  • Skill in planning, organizing and prioritizing work
  • Skill in the use of a computer
  • Skill in oral and written communication and the ability to read, write and perform basic mathematical calculations

 

REQUIREMENTS:

 

Any combination of education and experience equivalent to completion of high school and six months of experience in municipal or industrial wastewater treatment, laboratory operations, wastewater system inspection, or related experience.

 

 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

 

Must have the ability to lift 50 pounds.  Must be able to climb stairs and ladders. Must possess a valid North Carolina driver’s license with a three-year acceptable driving record for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.  Must obtain a NC Wastewater Grade I operator certification within one year of employment. 

 

Durham County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 


Nearest Major Market: Durham
Nearest Secondary Market: Raleigh