The Fox River Water Reclamation District (FRWRD) is seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Chief Wastewater Plant Operator. FRWRD owns and operates three Wastewater Treatment Facilities in the City of Elgin, IL with Administration Offices located in the Village of South Elgin, IL.
The regularly scheduled hours of this position will be 7am-3pm, Monday through Friday.
General Responsibilities: include planning and directing daily operations of the FRWRD’s wastewater facilities, odor control systems and biosolids digestion, dewatering, and disposal. Supervision of 15-20 employees in the Wastewater/Water Treatment Facilities, responsible for the overall direction, coordination and evaluation of operations.
Applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or in person at the FRWRD Administration building, 1957 LaFox St., South Elgin IL 60177. Employment offers are contingent on a background check, drug screening and other pre-employment screenings.
Fox River Water Reclamation District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Position Requirements: Bachelor's degree from four-year College or university preferred; or five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience, valid Driver’s License, equivalency to Illinois Wastewater Plant Operator Class 1 certification required.
Physical Demands: The physical demands of this position require the employee to frequently stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance. The employee is occasionally required to sit and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.