*Application Deadline Extended*

Town of South Kingstown

Wastewater Operator II
Wastewater Division
 
The Town has an opportunity for an experienced Wastewater Operator to join the team at the Wastewater Treatment Facility. The Wastewater Operator II position, referred to as the Chief of Operations, performs the duties of a foreman on a daily basis and is in charge of the treatment plant in the absence of the Wastewater Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent. The position is responsible for process control of the entire plant, assigning operating staff to the liquid and solids handling systems, performing routine plant testing program and research work and providing the Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent with information on treatment status and process efficiency, as well as some administrative tasks as needed.

Click here for full job description: WW Operator II

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Job Opening

Supervising Sanitary Engineer – RIDEM Office of Water Resources (Job # 1751-10000-270)

Application Period: 8/17/17 – 9/4/17

The RI Department of Environmental Management’s Office of Water Resources is looking for a Professional Engineer to oversee the Land Development Stormwater Engineering and Water Quality Certification Program. Visit RI.gov to apply: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/rhodeisland/default.cfm. For more information contact Eric Beck, Chief of Groundwater and Freshwater Wetland Protection at (401) 222-4700 ext. 7700 or eric.beck@dem.ri.gov.

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Job Opening

Operator I – Field’s Point WWTF, Providence, RI

Shift: 3 PM – 11 PM / Days Off: Rotating Schedule

Duties/responsibilities: Takes & records readings of plant equipment, including temp, pressure, and vacuum. Operates a variety of pumps, valves, gates, and switches in order to operate the plant equipment. Responds to alarms or operational problems and takes corrective action. Cleans plant equipment and facilities. Frequently requires operation of a forklift, Bobcat, front end loader, sweeper, scum truck, and/or pick-up truck. Collects samples, performs standard tests, and records results.  Receives hazardous materials (chemical deliveries) and completes appropriate paperwork.  As required, to drive a facility vehicle on or off site.  High School Diploma or G.E.D. required. Within one year of appointment, must possess an Operator-In-Training (OIT) Grade I certification license for wastewater treatment plant. Valid driver’s license in good standing is required.

Application Period: 8/14/17 to 8/22/17. Click here for full job description.

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2018 NWPCA Board Elections

Start thinking about if you would consider running for one of the board positions for 2018. The following positions are up for election:

  •  President
  •  Vice-President
  •  Treasurer
  •  Secretary
  •  NEWEA State Director
  •  Director of Vendor/Consultant Coordination
  •  Executive Board (2 Positions & 2 Year Term)

This is an excellent opportunity to be involved in the association for RI’s wastewater industry, and helping it to continue to strive for our main objectives. If you are considering running for one of the positions above and want to know more about it, please feel free to contact any of the current Board members.   Thank you!

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Job Opening

Town of South Kingstown

Wastewater Division

Wastewater Operator II

The Town has an opportunity for an experienced Wastewater Operator to join the team at the Wastewater Treatment Facility.  This position, referred to as the Chief of Operations, performs the duties of a foreman on a daily basis and is in charge of the treatment plant in the absence of the Wastewater Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent.  The Operator II is responsible for process control of the entire plant, assigning operating staff to the liquid and solids handling systems, performing routine plant testing program and research work and providing the Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent with information on treatment status and process efficiency, as well as some administrative tasks as needed.

Click here for full job description: SK WW Operator II

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2 Job Openings

Narragansett Bay Commission – Field’s Point WWTP

Mechanic I

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

Responsible for performing a variety of preventative and general maintenance and repair on plant and facility equipment and machines.  Installs, maintains, and repairs machines and equipment in plants and related facilities.  Performs a variety of preventative maintenance on pumps, motors, hydraulic systems, and related plant and facility equipment within plant property and at remote facilities and locations.  Performs a variety of maintenance requiring knowledge of plumbing, pipefitting, electronics, welding, small-engine repair, and other skilled trades.  Operates a variety of tools and equipment in the maintenance and repair of machines and equipment.  Completes work orders and paperwork regarding daily maintenance and repair duties.  Assists with inspecting the plant and related facilities for mechanical and equipment problems.  Works with other plant and NBC staff in the maintaining and repair of plant and facility equipment, such as operators, electricians, process monitors, instrumentation technicians, and others as appropriate.  Performs other duties of a similar nature or level.

Click to view full job descriptions: Mechanic I FP541 , Mechanic I FP054

 

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Job Opening

Narragansett Bay Commission – Bucklin Point WWTP

Electrician

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:  

Responsible for installing, maintaining, and repairing a variety of medium-voltage equipment within the plants, facilities, and grounds.  Installs, tests, troubleshoots, and maintains a variety of plant and high voltage electrical equipment, such as motors, pumps, gauges, switches, and other equipment. Performs general electrical preventative maintenance within plant property and at remote facilities and locations.  Inspects the plant’s lighting, fire alarm systems, generators, and other electrical equipment, identifies problems, and performs required repairs.  Completes appropriate paperwork regarding daily activities.  Installs and repairs electrical and instrumentation systems or provides related assistance. Ensures the safety of worksites and job activities.  Works with contractors performing electrical work and assists with inspecting and approving projects. Performs other duties of a similar nature or level.

Click here to view full job description: Electrician BP

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JULY 18, 2017 – NEBRA Tour & “Fields of Dreams” BBQ & Baseball

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Job Posting

Town of Narragansett
Wastewater Plant Operator

 
Individual performs a variety of technical, semi-skilled, and labor work in the daily operation and maintenance of a municipal sewage treatment plant and collection system.  Operates treatment facilities to control flow and processing of wastewater, sludge, and effluent.  Monitors and interprets information from the SCADA system and records flows.  Collects and conducts analysis on samples. Performs routine and emergency maintenance on collection system (pump stations, generators, gravity and pressure sewer lines).

Minimum Required Qualifications:

  1. One (1) year experience working at a secondary wastewater treatment facility, and/or equivalent technical experience in the wastewater industry.
  2. Valid Grade I Rhode Island Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Certificate, obtained through examination or reciprocity.
  3. Valid Rhode Island Driver’s License, with no restrictions that would limit or adversely affect insurability.
  4. High school diploma or GED.

For a complete job description, please visit www.narragansettri.gov

Please e-mail resume to the Human Resources Manager at shealy@narragansettri.gov

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Job Opening

Naval Base Newport
Utility Systems Operator

2 Vacancies

Will serve as Utility Systems Operator in the Utility and Energy Management Branch, Production Division of NAVFAC ENGINEERING CMD MID-ATLANTIC.

For a complete job description, please click here: Utility Systems Operator

Closes Wednesday 6/14/2017

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