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Wastewater Plant Operator

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator

Join us as a valued member of our team at the North Davis Sewer District and have an impactful career by making a difference in the community by protecting the environment at an award-winning wastewater treatment plant. As a member of our world class operations team, you will solve a variety of challenging issues, be given opportunities to learn new skills, and advance in your career. The District provides competive pay and impressive benefits. The District is accepting applications until Friday, October 28, 2022 at 12:00 P.M. for the position of Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator I through IV depending on qualifications. Minimum qualifications are as follows:

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Education and Experience:
    1. Graduation from high scool or GED equivalent
    2. Minimum Experience as follows:
      • Five (5) years experience in treatment plant operations (Grade IV Operator)
      • Four (4) years experience in treatment plant operations (Grade III Operator)
      • Two (2) years experience in treatment plant operations (Grade II Operator)
      • Entry level 2 years work experience
    3. An equivalent combination of education and experience.
    4. Preference may be given to a candidate who currently has a Utah Wastewater Treatment Operator Certification Grade IV.
  2. Ability to lift 50 pounds.
  3. Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities.
    1. Thorough knowledge of technical treatment plant equipment and machinery and it's operation, maintenance and repair; thorough knowledge of plant processes; thorough knowledge of hazards and precautions associated with plant operations and processes; thorough knowledge of plant policies and procedures; thorough knowledge of ordinances, laws, and regulations governing wastewater treatment and discharge promulgated by various State and Federal agencies; some knowledge of principles of supervision; working knowledge of laboratory procedures and the chemical and physical process involved in wastewaster treatment. Ability to make process control decisions using laboratory data, facility reports, trends and plant process model.
    2. Special Qualifications:

      1. Must be able to walk, lift, reach, stoop, stand, grasp, balance, climb, kneel, crouch, and lift up to 50 pounds frequently.
      2. Basic computer literacy.
      3. Must posess a valid Utah State driver's license and a Class B CDL or obtain within 12 months.
      4. Must be willing to work on call, (24 hour), and be able to respond to plant site within 30 minutes of an emergency call out.
      5. Must be a member of the Emergency Response Team.

      Application Submittal Requirements: Employment applications may be obtained from the District Website, or at the facility located at 4252 W. 2200 S., Syracuse, Utah 84075. Application may be submitted via email to, by mailing to North Davis Sewer District, ATTN: Hiring, 4252 W. 2200 S., Syracuse, Utah 84075, or by dropping off at the District office.

      Due Date: Applications must be submitted and received by October 28, 2022 at 12:00pm (noon). Resumes and letters of reference, etc. are welcomed and may accompany the application. For questions contact Myron Bachman (801) 728-6830.

      Plant Operator I Job Description

      Plant Operator II Job Description

      Plant Operator III Job Description

      Plant Operator IV Job Description

      Standard Job Application

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