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Water/Wastewater Operator - #13597

Water/Wastewater Operator - #13597

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Santa Fe
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We are seeking a Water/Wastewater Operator for assignment in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The selected candidate will perform a variety of tasks in the operations and maintenance of a water/wastewater treatment plant including maintenance of equipment, quality control/testing and other day-to-day activities on an assigned shift.


Hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm 


- Operates treatment facilities to control flow and processing of water/wastewater, sludge and effluent

- Monitors gauges, meters and control panels

- Observes variations in operating conditions and interprets meter and gauge readings

- Operates valves and gates either manually or by remote control

- Starts and stops pump, engines and generators to control and adjust flow and treatment processes

- Maintains shift log and records meter and gauge readings

- Collects samples and performs routine laboratory tests and analyses

- Performs routine maintenance functions and custodial duties

- Makes operating decisions in absence of supervisory personnel

- Performs other duties as required


- High School Diploma or GED

- A valid New Mexico Water Certification