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Operations Specialist

Duquoin, IL 62832

Posted: 08/19/19 Industry: Operations Specialist Job Number: 124270 Pay Rate: 15.00

HireLevel is looking for Water Treatment Plant Operator in DuQuoin IL.


Our Client has grown into a very progressive twenty-first century firm, with the highest capabilities in regards to production quality, product consistency, environmental compliance, and customer service 


Job Type:  Full -Time

Location: Du Quoin, IL

Benefits once Employee goes full time with Client:

  • PTO: at 6 months of being on Company payroll: 1.5 weeks
  • Profit sharing
  • Bonus at end of year based on production
  • If you refer someone and they make it a year without incident, you will get $1,000 bonus
  • If they make it 2 years with out incident you will get $2,500 bonus


Shift: Various shifts: 

Similar Positions:Building Maintenance, Electrical Maintenance, Industrial Technician

Compensation: $ 15 or BOE


Responsibilities of Water Treatment Plant Operator:

  • This position requires working daily with lines to maintain regulatory levels specified by local and state governments. This is done by maintaining system chemical balance and pH levels through means of addition of chemicals through instrument controls and physical testing.
  • Keeps waste water area in specification per local and state regulatory permits
  • Maintain pH level and orp levels through the addition of chemicals into the system
  • Sustain correct amount of coagulants to assist in the precipitation of sludge
  • Maintain filter press in good working order and dump sludge into waste box as needed
  • Maintain instrument calibrations
  • Keeps accurate records of chemical adds and pH control
  • Completes weekly inventory of chemicals
  • Notifies supervisor and appropriate people of any concerns or malfunctions
  • Maintains chemical costs through correct additions
  • Responsible for all other duties as assigned
  • Competent in required job skills and knowledge. Exhibits ability to learn and apply new skills. Keeps abreast of current developments. Requires minimal supervision. Displays understanding of how job relates to others. Uses resources effectively.
  • Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness. Displays commitment to excellence. Looks for ways to improve and promote quality. Applies feedback to improve performance. Monitors own work to ensure quality.
  • Meets productivity standards. Completes work in timely manner. Strives to increase productivity. Works quickly. Achieves established goals.
  • Observes safety and security procedures. Determines appropriate action beyond guidelines. Uses equipment and materials properly. Reports potentially unsafe conditions. nickel, or other metal to protect or decorate surfaces. Includes electrolytic processes.


Requirements of Water Treatment Plant Operator: 

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • A state K license is also required.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
  • Ability to write simple correspondence.
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
  • The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Must meet background and drug screening policy

Benefits once Employee goes full time with Client:

  • PTO: at 6 months of being on Company payroll: 1.5 weeks
  • Profit sharing
  • Bonus at end of year based on production
  • If you refer someone and they make it a year without incident, you will get $1,000 bonus
  • If they make it 2 years with out incident you will get $2,500 bonus



Earn $25 in Referral Gift Cards!

If you refer someone to HireLevel and they are hired, work at least 30 days, and you are in good standing, we will send you a $25 gift card to say thank you! Submit your referrals at www.hirelevel.com/referral.


We are an equal opportunity employer.


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