CH2M Wastewater Operations Supervisor - Hood River, Oregon in Hood River, Oregon
As an Operations Supervisor, you will oversee the operation, repair and maintenance in Hood River Oregon and two smaller wastewater facilities in the area. You will apply knowledge of the principles, methods and tools employed in the general operation of engines, pumps, valves, motors and related equipment; general maintenance work; and safe work practices.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Diagnoses operating problems and directs effective correction procedures
Prepare required reports and maintain complete recordkeeping procedures
Analyzes recording instrument readings and laboratory test results and adjusts various plant processes accordingly
Inspects plant to determine efficiency of operations, cleanliness, and maintenance activities
Supervises and trains multiple employees
Determines remedial action in emergencies
Prepares work schedules subject to approval of Project Manager
Prepares reports and maintains records
Performs employee evaluations
Assists Project Manager in conducting ongoing safety program
Establishes and maintains cooperative relationships with those contacted during the course of work
Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
Performs other duties as required
Working Conditions & Physical Requirements
The work area can involve a working environment indoors as well as outdoors, which could cause exposure to outdoor elements; proper environmental attire will be required. Some areas can have loud noise, active machinery, high pressure fluid systems, electrical equipment, confined spaces, heights and depths, fumes, air borne particles, noxious gases, pathogens and various chemicals. The use of appropriate safety equipment will be mandatory in these areas to prevent hazardous contact.
Must be able to sit, stand, stoop, twist and bend at the waist, turn, kneel, squat, raise arms above shoulder height, grasp, reach, perform repetitive hand movements and fine coordination when preparing reports and using a computer keyboard, have vision sufficient to read computer screens, printed documents and operate office equipment, have hearing in the normal range with or without correction. In an 8-hour shift must be able to transport self across the facility, ascend and descend stair steps, lift objects up to 50 pounds from floor level to waist height, wear and use appropriate safety equipment
The minimum qualifications for this position are:
State of Oregon Grade 3 wastewater certification or the ability to obtain within one year from date of hire through testing or six months through reciprocity
High school diploma or equivalent GED
Valid driver’s license and the ability to be insured by CH2M’s auto insurer
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:
Two years of supervisory or lead experience in wastewater plant operations
Knowledge of computer software including but not limited to data management systems and be able to operate plant PLC’s and SCADA systems
CH2M will not sponsor a work visa (e.g. H1B, etc.,) to fill this position.
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