WASTEWATER OPERATOR GRADE III
Daphne Utilities is seeking a qualified, certified GRADE III WASTEWATER OPERATOR to join its
team. This person will operate, monitor, and maintain wastewater treatment plant systems and related
equipment and must possess a Grade III Wastewater Certification.
Must be able to operate a computerized monitoring system, screw press, dryer, utility truck, tractor, dump truck,
welding machine, drill, drill press, grinder, circular saw, pipe wrench, pole saw, chain saw, lawn mower, weed
eater, leaf blower, backpack sprayer, vacuum cleaner, mechanic tools, carpentry tools, hand tools, testing
materials, radio communications equipment, or general office equipment.
The ability to train in the operation and maintenance of Screw press, microwave dryer and associated
equipment in the production of Class-A Biosolids.
Must be able to operate a computer to enter, retrieve, review or modify data; verifies accuracy of entered
data and makes corrections; utilizes word processing, spreadsheet, system monitoring, database,
Internet, e-mail, or other computer applications.
Must be able to proficiently read, write and communicate clearly in English.
Must possess effective communication skills with ability to handle difficult people or situations.
Must be able to use hands, fingers and wrist repetitively, using a keyboard.
Must be able to stand and walk around regularly, both inside and outside, sometimes in inclement
weather and on uneven terrain.
Must be able to lift, carry, push and/or pull objects and materials in excess of 50 lbs.
Experience and Education Requirements
High school diploma or GED; and vocational/technical training in wastewater treatment plant
operations and equipment maintenance; and at least (3) years’ previous experience and/or training
involving wastewater treatment plant operations, screw press operations, and equipment maintenance;
or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite
knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.
Must possess and maintain a valid ADEM Grade III Wastewater Operator License and maintain a valid
Alabama driver’s license and be insurable. Must pass a DOT Drug Screen, physical and criminal
Daphne Utilities is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act,
Daphne Utilities will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and
encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.
Re-Posting date: 05/07/2018