Treatment Plan Operator


Organization : City of Margate
Job Category : Facilities
Job Type : Full Time
State/Province : FL
City : Margate
Salary and Benefits : Salary Dependent on Level of lLcense: “C” $43,208.00; “B” $44,709.00; “A” $47,709.00


Under the supervision of a specified departmental supervisor, operates treatment facilities to control flow and processing of water/wastewater, sludge and effluent.  The incumbent observes variations in operating conditions and interprets meter and gauge readings and tests results to determine processing requirements.  Work is reviewed through observation and written reports of adherence to established State of Florida Rules and Regulations.  

The following duties and functions, as outlined herein, are intended to be representative of the type of tasks performed within this position.  They are not listed in any order of importance.  The omission of specific statements of the duties or functions does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this description.  Other duties may be required and assigned.

Monitors, adjusts, and records data from gauges, meters, control panel and equipment to ensure proper treatment, pressures and flow rates of the water/wastewater systems.

Maintains shift logs and records meter and gauge readings.

Extracts samples and performs routine laboratory testing and analyses.

Inspects, handles emergencies, and maintains mechanical equipment in wastewater treatment plant.

Dispatches appropriate service crews in response to emergencies.

Performs routine troubleshooting on process equipment.

Participates in the training and development of Treatment Plant Operator Trainees. 

Responds to customer inquiries and complaints, and provides information or refers to appropriate personnel. 

Follows proper safety procedures at all times while on duty. 

Conducts Plant and facility tours and oral presentations as directed. 

Performs related work as required.

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