WASTEWATER PLANT OPERATOR
WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT
AFSCME LABOR GRADE: Labor Grade 3, 4 or 5 depending on Certifications
SUMMARY: Under general supervision, verifies function of plant equipment, making the necessary adjustments to ensure the Wastewater Treatment Plant is in proper working order and in compliance with Illinois EPA regulations; performs other duties as assigned.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: (Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the following duties, knowledge, skills and other characteristics. This list is ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY and is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and tasks performed by incumbents of this class.)
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: (which are not in any hierarchical order)
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT: There is frequent need to stand, walk and climb; there is need to sit, twist, bend, stoop, talk or hear, use hands to fingers, lift up to and over fifty (50) pounds, and perform other similar actions during the course of the workday. Works closely with hazardous chemicals and materials, mechanical parts, and slow moving equipment. Position is subject to climbing ladders, overtime and emergency call out. The City of East Moline promotes a drug/alcohol free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug testing.