Water Treatment Plant Lead Operator

  • Water Treatment Operator
  • City of Poway
  • July 30, 2024

Website City of Poway

The City of Poway has a great opportunity at the City’s Lester J. Berglund Water Treatment Plant! The Public Works Department is recruiting for an experienced, hardworking, self-motivated individual to lead the highly knowledgeable crew of Water Treatment Plant Operators. The lead operator, with T5 Certification, will perform complex and specialized tasks while exhibiting initiative, advanced technical skills, broader discretion, and independent judgment. Join a team that strives to provide optimum services to our community!

Leads, trains, oversees and participates in complex work assignments, provides technical and specialized assistance to the Water Treatment Plant Manager. Under general supervision, operates equipment, facilities, and related appurtenances involved in the monitoring, operation, maintenance, and regulation of a conventional water treatment plant using coagulation, flocculation, sedimentation, filtration, and disinfection; performs routine water quality laboratory analysis and adjusts chemicals to comply with federal, state, and local laws and regulations; to operate and maintain plant equipment including pumps, motors, valves, chemical feed systems, and filters to maintain adequate production and reserves; assists with preventive maintenance and makes repairs to plant facilities and equipment; monitors water distribution system infrastructure, wastewater lift stations, potable/reclaimed pumping and storage systems, reports deficiencies and performs related work as required.

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