Water Resource Recovery Operator Trainee-CRWRRF

$36,423 - $40,837 yearly
  • Oakland County
  • Jun 21, 2022
Full time Other

Job Description

Water Resource Recovery Operator Trainee-CRWRRF

$36,423.14 - $40,836.90 Annually
Waterford, MI
Job Type
Full Time
Water Resources Commissioner
Job Number
Job Summary

Under direct supervision, assists Water Resource Recovery Plant Operators in performing a wide variety of semi-skilled duties at various County sewage treatment plants involving appropriate physical, chemical and bacteriological testing and analysis to maintain an acceptable effluent.  Assists in maintaining a daily record of all operations in the plant, and may operate a computer to input and retrieve data.  Operates and performs preventive and general maintenance for a variety of mechanical equipment.  Performs general maintenance work required to keep building and grounds in good repair.  Water Resource Recovery Operator Trainees must take the first scheduled Sewage Treatment Plant Operator Class D certification examination after meeting the examination eligibility requirements and are also expected to take higher level certification examinations when eligibility requirements are met.  It is expected that employees will make themselves available to work in after-hours emergency situations as deemed necessary by management.

Minimum Qualifications

Applications will be rejected if the following information is not provided at the time of application: 

  • Thoroughly documented work history
  • The application is incomplete in ANY capacity
  • Valid Driver's License Number

At the time of application, applicant must:

1.  Be a high school graduate or have a certificate of successful completion of the General Educational Development (GED) Test.

2.  Possess a valid United States motor vehicle or chauffeur's license. Out of Country driver's license holders will be required to obtain the appropriate valid State of Michigan driver's license before the hire date.

3.  Pass the complete examination, including the employment medical, established for this classification.

4.  Successfully complete the six month probationary period.

Work History
You are required to include your work experience in the Work Experience Section of your NEOGOV application. If you have previously included work history on a resume you must transfer your work history into the Work Experience Section prior to applying. Attached resumes will not be reviewed or considered. Please review the job posting, specifically the purpose of the position and the minimum qualifications, prior to answering the work experience question; and note that only related work experience will be considered. NOTE: Provide full detail in the employment history section noting the skills, experience and hours worked per week pertaining to the minimum qualifications. 

Special Requirements

1.  Must maintain a valid United States motor vehicle operator's or chauffeur's license.