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0726 Wastewater Treatment Operator or Trainee - Posted - 07/26/2019

 

 

Public Works

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator or Trainee

TOWN OF FRONT ROYAL, VIRGINIA

 

                          The Town of Front Royal is looking for individuals who would
                           like to become members of our Wastewater Treatment Plant
                           team. We offer training including college level classes, on-the-job
                          and self-study courses.
                          This position is full-time and requires shift work including
                          nights, weekends and rotating shifts and rotating days off. Duties
                          include monitoring, adjusting the operations of a wastewater
                          treatment plant, sample collection of the processes, performing
                          laboratory analysis, recording flows, interpreting operational
                          data, assisting mechanics making repairs to machinery and
                          equipment. A high school diploma or equivalent experience
                          and training are required. Applicants must also have a valid
                          Virginia driver’s license and a good driving record.  Position is open until filled.
                          Salary Range:  Trainee entry level rate begins at $13.15 per hour
                          The successful applicant will be required to take and pass a
                           pre-employment, post-offer physical exam and drug screening,
                           paid for by the Town, and background check conducted by the
                           Virginia State Police.

 

 

 

Front Royal is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all qualified applicants to apply.

 

Department: 
Public Works
Location: 
Front Royal
Employment type: 
Full time
Years of experience: 
1 - 2 years
Required degree level: 
High school/GED
Required Info: 
  1. DO YOU HAVE A DRIVERS LICENSE?  IF SO IS IT VALID AND WHAT STATE ISSUED IT?
  2. DO YOU HAVE A WASTEWATER LICENSE? IF SO WHAT STATE AND CLASS?
  3. HAVE YOU EVER WORKED IN A WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT OR LABORATORY? IF SO WHERE AND WHEN?
  4. HAVE YOU EVER WORKED IN EXTREME WEATHER CONDITIONS? DO YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEMS WORKING IN THESE WEATHER CONDITIONS?
  5. ARE YOU INTERESTED IN TAKING COLLEGE LEVEL COURSES TO BECOME A LICENSED PLANT OPERATOR?
  6. DO YOU HAVE ANY MECHANICAL ABILITIES? IF SO WHAT ARE THEY?
  7. HAVE YOU EVER WORKED A ROTATING WORK SCHEDULE? DO YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEMS WORKING A ROTATING WORK SCHEDULE? DO YOU HAVE ANY ISSUES WITH WORKING NIGHTS, WEEKENDS, AND HOLIDAYS?
  8. CAN YOU PHYSICALLY HANDLE SIGNIFICANT WALKING AND CLIMBING STAIRS? DO YOU MIND WORKING WHERE YOU WILL NEED TO DO A LOT OF WALKING, CLIMBING STAIRS, AND SOME LADDERS?
  9. PLEASE LIST THE PREVIOUS 5 YEARS JOB HISTORY.
  10. PLEASE TELL ME WHY YOU ARE THE RIGHT PERSON FOR THIS POSITION.