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Operator I
Narragansett Bay Commission
Field’s Point WWTF, Providence, RI

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
Takes/records readings of plant equipment, including temperature, pressure, and vacuum. Operates a variety of pumps, valves, gates, and switches in order to operate the plant equipment. Responds to alarms/operational problems and takes corrective action . Cleans plant equipment and facilities and maintains a safe working environment. 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 and completes appropriate paperwork.

Application Period: 4/23/18 to 4/30/18. Click on the following link for full job description: Operator I (FP026)

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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.

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Process Monitor
Narragansett Bay Commission
Bucklin Point WWTF, East Providence, RI

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: 

The Process Monitor is responsible for monitoring the data from the plant’s computers and electronics and adjusting operations to maintain compliance with standards and regulations.  Serve as a lead to lower level staff regarding the operation of the plant and troubleshooting problems.  Monitor and operate a variety of computers and electronics in the monitoring of plant operations.  Monitor plant readings and adjust plant levels based on operational procedures and guidelines in order to maintain proper plant operations.  Maintain a variety of logs, reports, and documentation regarding plant operations and readings.  Oversee and/or respond to alarms or operational problems within plant property and at remote locations and takes corrective action based on defined procedures or supervisor direction.  Assist with completing applicable regulatory reports and working with related agencies.  Skill in operating a computer and applicable software applications.  Perform all duties of an Operator I or II as assigned.  Perform other duties of a similar nature or level.

Application Period: 4/6/18 to 4/13/18. Click here for full job description.

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Wastewater Treatment Facility Chemist/Pretreatment Coordinator

The Town of Bristol is currently seeking qualified applicants for one full time position of Wastewater Treatment Facility Chemist / Pretreatment Coordinator.  Applicants must possess at a minimum a Bachelor’s degree in chemical or biological science and have one year laboratory experience.  Salary starting is $60,000.

Required qualifications and position description are specified on-line at http://www.bristolri.us Employment Opportunities.  Submit resume and references to Steven Contente, Town Administrator, 10 Court Street, Bristol, RI 02809 by April 20, 2018 at 4:00p.m.

The Town of Bristol is an equal opportunity Employer

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GENERAL MANAGER
TIVERTON WASTEWATER DISTRICT

Do you see yourself as an environmental leader with pride in your ability to see the big picture and proven success in managing a public or private utility operation? Are you a skilled professional with broad expertise in many facets of wastewater or water planning and development, asset management, customer care, and project management? Tiverton Wastewater District is accepting applications for the General Manager vacancy. Apply before the 3/15/2018 filing deadline to be considered for this rewarding opportunity!

Click on the following link for full job description: General Manager

To learn more about the TWWD visit: http://www.twwd.org

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SUPERVISING SANITARY ENGINEER (DEM)
DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT
Office of Water Resources
Providence RI

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management is seeking a Professional Engineer to oversee the State’s Water Quality Certification Program and manage a staff of engineers and scientists responsible for issuing Water Quality Certifications and performing technical reviews for land development permits and other activities that may impact Waters of the State. The supervisor will also be responsible for important technical and policy decisions related to the Rhode Island Water Quality Regulations and the Rhode Island Stormwater Design and Installation Standards Manual.

The successful candidate will have a Bachelor of Science in Environmental or Civil Engineering, or related field and a current Professional Engineer license issued or recognized by the State of Rhode Island.  Additional educational experience substitutions are included in the full job description.  Knowledge of RI DEM and EPA water rules and regulations required.

Knowledge of civil and environmental site development practices and stormwater design and operation practices. Strong understanding of hydrologic analysis and design. Surface and subsurface hydrology and modeling preferred.  Strong understanding of IT systems preferred.  Proven experience and capability in working with state and local water/wastewater agencies a plus.

Visit RI.gov to see a full job description (job # 1751-10000-270) and apply by Wednesday February 28th, 2018

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Inland Waters, Inc., who is an EOE, seeks to fill several openings for a CCTV Truck Operator who would be responsible for the maintenance and general operations of an Aries Closed Circuit Television Truck. The operator will be dispatched to various locations on a daily basis to inspect manholes and pipes.  A competitive hourly rate and full benefits package is available.

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Electrician/Instrumentation Specialist

The Town of West Warwick has an opportunity for an experienced Electrician/Instrumentation Specialist at its 10.5 MGD Advanced Wastewater Facility. The Electrician/Instrumentation is responsible for the maintenance and repairs of electrical systems, equipment, instrumentation controls and must be familiar with SCADA.  Works under the general direction of the Wastewater Superintendent and Assistant Wastewater Superintendent, this position performs work according to standard trade practices and requires the application of considerable judgment in diagnosing difficult problems and determining appropriate corrective action.  The candidate must have working knowledge of testing equipment such as multi meters, amp meters, electrical insulation, test equipment and circuit locators.  Considerable knowledge of low to medium voltage and emergency generators as well as experience in the installation and repair of rigid conduit and explosion proof rated devices is necessary.

The ideal candidate will have a high school diploma or GED with three years of industrial electrical experience.  The candidate must have a valid Rhode Island Journeyman Electrician license issued by Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training; however a valid Rhode Island Master Electrician license is preferred.  A valid state driver’s license or ability to obtain prior to employment is required. This position is considered essential, and must be available for all shifts, call backs, and during emergencies events.

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The starting salary for this Non-Union 40-hour per week position, is an annual salary of $62,000 or $29.81 per hour and upon successful completion of a six month probation period, increases to $65,000 or $31.25 per hour, and includes a full benefit package.  To apply, please submit an application, a cover letter, and resume to: Karen Cioffi, Human Resource Director,  1170 Main Street, West Warwick, RI 02893

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WASTEWATER SUPERINTENDENT

The Town of West Warwick, Rhode Island seeks an experienced Superintendent of Wastewater to provide overall management of a 10.5 million gallon per day wastewater treatment facility, 9 lift stations, 110 miles of sewer collection lines, and all other equipment and property.  All applicants must possess a RI Grade IV license and submit satisfactory evidence of said license and must possess a valid driver’s license with acceptable driving record.  The position requires excellent public relation skills, experience with process control software, prepares O & M and Capital Budgets; attend meetings with Sewer Commission and Sewer Appeals Board.

Salary range of $78,000 – $85,000 DOQ.

Send a cover letter and resume to the Human Resource Department, Town of West Warwick, 1170 Main Street, West Warwick, RI  02893, Attn: K. Cioffi or email  kcioffi@westwarwickri.org                     

Please reply  on or before close of business March 23, 2018.

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Process Monitor
Two Positions
Narragansett Bay Commission
Bucklin Point WWTF, East Providence, RI

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

The Process Monitor is responsible for monitoring the data from the plant’s computers and electronics and adjusting operations to maintain compliance with standards and regulations.  Serve as a lead to lower level staff regarding the operation of the plant and troubleshooting problems.  Monitor and operate a variety of computers and electronics in the monitoring of plant operations.  Monitor plant readings and adjust plant levels based on operational procedures and guidelines in order to maintain proper plant operations.  Maintain a variety of logs, reports, and documentation regarding plant operations and readings.  Oversee and/or respond to alarms or operational problems within plant property and at remote locations and takes corrective action based on defined procedures or supervisor direction.  Assist with completing applicable regulatory reports and working with related agencies.  Skill in operating a computer and applicable software applications.  Perform all duties of an Operator I or II as assigned.  Perform other duties of a similar nature or level.

Application Period: 1/22/18 to 1/29/18. Click here for full job description.

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