Plant Attendant-Waste Water Treatment Plant
City of Lakewood
Plant Attendant Positions
Full-time Openings Available
Waste Water Treatment Plant
The City of Lakewood is accepting applications for a full-time Plant Attendant positions at the Waste Water Treatment Plant. Qualified candidates must possess a High School Diploma or GED, have a valid Ohio Drivers’ License with less than eight (8) points, must obtain an Ohio EPA Class I Wastewater Operator’s certification within 36 months of appointment (present and former WWTP employees will have their remaining number of original months to obtain certification), have the ability to lift and/or pull 50 lbs. frequently throughout the workday and the ability to climb and work from ladders and platforms in excess of 10 feet.
This position works under frequent physical demands (i.e., bending, reaching, climbing, squatting, standing and extensive use of hands, arms, fingers and legs) in all weather conditions and around chemicals, dust, heat, fumes and pungent odors using prescribed safety equipment and procedures.
Qualified candidates will be able to read and legibly record readings from various meters and perform basic math functions; must have the ability to hear and understand instructions given at a moderate speaking level; must be able to collect and composite samples using prescribed techniques; must be able to prepare and add chemicals in prescribed dosages; and must have the mechanical abilities to remove debris from process equipment and perform minor repairs. Additionally, this position will be required to perform general cleaning tasks, to paint neatly and to operate grass cutting and snow removal equipment. This position may require overtime.
Prior to appointment to this bargaining unit position, candidates may be required to participate in testing and must satisfactorily complete a drug screen.
Per Hour Rate: $20.26 – $21.75 (PLUS $.75 SHIFT DIFFERENTIAL)
Normal Work Hours: ROTATING SHIFTS Weekends and Holidays required
QUALIFIED interested applicants should apply on-line at the City of Lakewood website at www.onelakewood.com or applications may be printed and submitted via e-mail to:
Applications must be received by 4:00pm on Monday, February 22, 2016 to be considered.
The City of Lakewood is an Equal Opportunity Employer