Waste Water/maint
Ventura Foods, LLC - Portland, OR

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The Wastewater Operator is responsible for the proper operation of the wastewater treatment system to best control waste stream costs.

Major Duties

  • Understand and perform wastewater functions and concepts according to SOP.
  • Operate system with complete knowledge and expertise.
  • Capable of changing parameters of the system to control costs.
  • Calibrate system measurement devices.
  • Monitor and assist in management of all utilities.
  • Professionally interact with all associated vendors and customers.
  • Follow directions with minimal supervision.
  • Apply preventive maintenance schedules to Waste Water Treatment area in a timely manner.
  • Operate under the guidelines of the Safety Program.
  • Clean and maintain the cleanliness of the wastewater treatment room.
  • Ttrouble-shoot system and repair equipment while minimizing downtime.
  • Be flexible on work schedules.
  • Be able to work a 6-day workweek, as needed.
  • Maintain the upkeep of the interior and exterior of the plant, including some painting.
  • Assist other departments, as needed.
  • Special Job Characteristics

  • Uerstand and operate the waste water system.
  • Communicate with Department Manager, along with the city and local administrations.
  • Report back to other departments as to their impact on waste water and provide solutions to these issues.
  • Provide test results that demonstrate the facility's waste water is in compliance with regulatory agencies and internal cost control structures.
  • Create storm water analyses and reports for governing agencies.
  • Communicate with outside contractors that provide waste removal.
  • Understand hazardous waste concepts.
  • Understand and utilize safe chemical handling techniques.
  • Hours to be flexible.

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