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Water Treatment Plant Operator - Type A Plant

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No.: WTA-0922-18 Name: Water Treatment Plant Operator - Type A Plant
Type: Civil Service Exams Deadline: 07/20/18 05:00PM
Exam Date: 09/22/18 08:30AM Price: $15.00
Salary: $23.66 - $32.84 hourly (Monroe County Water Authority)

Description of Duties

This position is responsible for the efficient operation and maintenance of a Type I-A Water Treatment Plant* containing facilities for filtration with pre-treatment or a chemical treatment process. Work requires regular inspection of various areas within the treatment plant and offsite locations including remote facilities, booster pumping stations, tanks and reservoirs. Employees are required to ascend ladders or stairs and enter confined or restricted spaces including subgrade facilities as well as maneuver or work in tight quarters around machinery and work a variety of work schedules including rotating shifts at multiple locations. This position differs from that of a Senior Water Treatment Plant Operator-Type A Plant in level and complexity of assignments. The employee reports directly to, and works under the general supervision of a Chief Water Treatment Plant Operator Type A Plant or other higher-level staff member.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from high school or possession of an equivalency diploma plus EITHER:

(A) One (1) year paid full-time or its part-time equivalent** experience in the operation of a Type I-A Water Treatment Plant*; OR,

(B) Possession of a Grade II-A Water Treatment Plant* Operator’s license issued by the New York State Department of Health under the provisions of the New York State Sanitary Code.

*this position works at a water treatment plant with facilities for filtration designed to treat over 2.5 million gallons per day (MGD) and is classified as a Type I-A Plant.

Note:
Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications under section (B) must submit copy of their license at the time of application.

Special Requirements:
Possession of a Grade II-A Treatment Plant Operator’s license issued by the New York State Department of Health under the provisions of the New York State Sanitary Code at the time of appointment.

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