CH2M Water/Wastewater Licensed Operations Supervisor, Gresham, OR in Portland, Oregon

CH2M is now Jacobs. Support our wastewater facility located in Gresham, OR as an Operations Supervisor and have a hand in transforming tomorrow.

As the Operations Supervisor you will have the chance to work with project staff to oversee the operation, biosolids and laboratory practices of our plant in Gresham, OR. Working with other members of our team you will apply knowledge of the principles, methods and tools employed in the general operation of engines, pumps, valves, motors and related equipment, wastewater process control, permit compliance, and safe work practices. During your time with us you will also have the opportunity to: diagnose operating problems and direct effective correction procedures; prepare required reports and maintain complete recordkeeping procedures; analyze recording instrument readings and laboratory test results and adjust various plant processes accordingly; perform plant inspections to determine efficiency of operations, cleanliness, and maintenance activities including remedial action in emergencies; and supervise, evaluate and train employees. If you’re up for the challenge, we’ve been looking for someone like you.

The minimum qualifications for this position are:• High school diploma or equivalent • Oregon DEQ Grade III Wastewater Treatment System Operation Certificate, or ability to immediately obtain through reciprocity • Three (3) plus years of experience in the operation of water or wastewater facilities • Supervisory experience at a water reclamation facility • Experience with planning, scheduling and inventory control • Experience developing and working within an approved budget. Specifically tracking costs, adjusting activities to stay on budget, and optimizing labor and materials • Experience with process control of conventional activated sludge secondary treatment • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook • Valid State Driver’s License with no major infractions

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:• Familiar with NPDES, Air Quality, and Stormwater Permits and successful permit compliance • Knowledge of safe work practices; principles and methods of biological and chemical sewage analyses, effects and problems of industrial waste in wastewater treatment processes • Knowledge of principles of budget preparation and expenditure control • Knowledge of laboratory practices and certification • Knowledge of computer software including data management systems, OP10 and possess the ability to operate plant PLC’s and SCADA systems • Demonstrated ability to engage and motivate teams and to respond to emergency situations

CH2M is now Jacobs, join us and love what you do. Focus on tackling the toughest challenges as you support the development of life-changing infrastructure that improves communities across the United States. See the inherent value in your point of view as you deliver for our clients.

Please note that we will not sponsor an employment visa, such as an H-1B or related visa, to fill this position.

CH2M is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.