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Groundwater Treatment Systems Operator

Company: Sky Systems, Inc
Location: Middleport
Posted on: March 17, 2023

Job Description:

Start Date: ASAP
Temp-to-Hire (after 520 hours worked minimum)
Worksite Location: Middleport, NY
LOCALS ONLY (no per diem or relo)
Work Schedule: Base Schedule Days 7am -3 pm. Certain time of the year we may need to operate 24/7 and through weekends. Split shift scheduling
Work Hours: 7am-3pm
Interviews Required - Via phone
Must be able to clear our drug screen and background check
40 Hour HAZWOPER CERT & 8-hr Refresher Course (if applic) REQUIRED
* If your 8-hr is expired or you need to do the 8-hr refresher course, client will reimburse you for the cost after you start.


Our client is in search of an Environmental Technician/ Groundwater Treatment System Operator to work on a full time basis in the Western, New York region with most of their time in the Middleport New York Area:

Will function as the treatment system assistant operator, working as needed, for a 250 gallon per minute groundwater/stormwater recovery and treatment system. The treatment system employs a number of physical and chemical treatment unit operations including: air stripping, activated carbon, and metals precipitation. As an assistant operator, employee will work closely with other operators to ensure proper function of the system.

Daily operation of treatment facilities includes operation of the pumping and controls equipment, calibration of metering and monitoring equipment, and performance of basic field laboratory tests. Collect samples and maintain documentation in record logs. Perform routine laboratory analytical testing associated with day-to-day operation/optimization of the treatment process. Prepare required field and office reports of various activities and findings. Initiate basic reports and/or establish and maintain logs and records. Develop discharge monitoring reports for signature by others.

Mechanical and electrical troubleshooting and maintenance aptitude/experience essential.

Experience with the operation and maintenance of chemical addition systems reactors, pumping systems, mixing systems, clarification and filter press systems is a plus.

Knowledge of automated control systems and SCADA is a plus.

Minimum High School diploma, or equivalent.

Completion of a 40-hour Hazwoper OSHA training course (with an annual 8-hour update- current preferred, expired acceptable) is preferred for industrial or hazardous wastewater operations.

Driver's license in good standing and vehicle.

Basic computer skills and experience with email and Microsoft office applications (Word/Excel).

Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds, work in confined spaces, and work under inclement weather conditions.

Keywords: Sky Systems, Inc, Buffalo , Groundwater Treatment Systems Operator, Other , Middleport, New York

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