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Vectrus Water & Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator in Las Vegas, Nevada

Overview

Responsible for the treatment and operation of potable water collection, storage, treatment and distribution systems to include wells, tanks, valves, pumps, controls and chemical injection systems. Operation, maintenance, repair of wastewater collection distribution and treatment systems to include but not limited to lift pump stations, sewage lagoons and mechanical aerators. All work accomplished in accordance with compliance of state permit(s). Work to include: Daily inspection, operation and maintenance of water distribution well(s), pump house(s), storage tank(s), sewage lagoon, sewage lift stations and associated hardware, meters, gauges and piping. Ensure sampling of water/wastewater is taken and submitted to a certified laboratory for analysis, and is accomplished and documented in accordance with contract, permit, and government agency specifications. Complete required reports in timely manner and submit for review and submission to applicable agencies.Assist plumbing shop as workload allows. Knowledge in the operation, maintenance and repair of common plumbing fixtures to include, commodes, urinals, water heaters, sinks, drains etc.

Responsibilities

MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES

  • Accomplish work in compliance with government regulations and state permits.

  • Assist in maintaining shop inventory.

  • Maintain required readings, records, and documentation.

  • Receive inoculations for blood borne pathogens (hepatitis B) or provide proof of inoculation.

  • Able to be respirator fitted and perform work with respirator as work environment dictates.

  • Research and identify material.

  • Operate general and special purpose vehicles.

  • Operate equipment, machinery, and test equipment related to water, wastewater, and plumbing trades.

  • Accomplish work as identified from blueprints, drawings, models, schematics, or verbal instructions

  • Perform safe work practices and procedures and adhere to occupational health standards.

  • Perform related duties as required.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

A. Possession of State of Nevada Grade II water distribution and water treatment operator certificateB. Possession of State of Nevada Grade I wastewater treatment operator certificateC. Three years plumbing trade preferredD. Continuing education units to maintain permit certifications

EDUCATION REQUIRED:High School graduate or equivalent.

SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS REQUIRED:A. Must be able to meet eligibility requirements to obtain and maintain the required government security clearanceB. Proficient in use of plumbing hand tools, portable power tools, gauges, equipment, and vehicles.C. Knowledgeable in state and government environmental standards and regulations pertaining to water and wastewater distribution.D. Knowledgeable in national, government and state plumbing standards and codesE. Must possess and maintain a valid Nevada Driver’s License.F. Certified as required by State permits pertaining to water distribution and treatment and wastewater distribution and treatment.G. May be required to spend 3-5 nights away from home weekly.

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual. This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace. Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.

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