Wastewater Treatment Plant Assistant Chief Operator

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The Town of Hardwick, MA is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Wastewater Treatment Plant Assistant Chief Operator. This Assistant Chief Operator will participate in the operation of all plant treatment processes. Responsibilities include operating and repairing pumps, motors, blowers, chemical feed systems, oversee preventative and corrective maintenance. Besides performing laboratory analysis, sample collection and process control for an extended aeration and SBR facility, the Assistant Chief Operator will assist the Superintendent of Water Pollution Control in preparing and submitting the necessary reporting to state and federal agencies. The Assistant Chief Operator works under the general direction of the Superintendent of Water Pollution Control.  Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent, a valid MA driver’s license, a valid MA grade 5C Wastewater Operators license or higher. Applicant must be certified in Confined Space Entry. Ability to follow written and verbal instructions; read operations manuals and good verbal skills. Experience with the operation and maintenance of extended aeration and SBR treatment processes a plus. Position is 40 hours/week with rotational weekend, holiday and on call coverage required.  

For consideration, please send cover letter and resume to Town Administrator, P.O. Box 575, 307 Main Street, Gilbertville, MA 01031 or by email admin [at] townofhardwick.com ().

The Town of Hardwick is an equal opportunity employer.