Water Systems Operations Apprentice

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Katy, TX

Inframark, LLC

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Non-Exempt - Part-Time

Competitive Salary and Benefits

Overview: <p>This Apprentice program is in conjunction with the Texas Workforce Commission and will require additional administration upon hire into the program</p> <p>The Operator in Training is responsible for learning to operate machinery, pumps and related equipment in water or wastewater treatment facilities.</p>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Operates a variety of equipment/machinery including: valves, pumps, motors, belt presses, disinfection equipment, vehicles, etc.</li> <li>Conducts routine testing, monitoring and maintenance of production wells, water/wastewater unit processes and basic laboratory analyses.</li> <li>Performs and documents treatment process and maintenance of treatment facility equipment. Documents plant performance including daily flow, electrical and chemical usage and dosage.</li> <li>Responds to call outs and after-hours emergencies to repair treatment equipment, pumps, motors, sensing devices, instrumentation and electrical support.</li> <li>Ensures facilities are clean, neat and secure.</li> <li>Provides customer service functions when necessary.</li> <li>Other duties as assigned.</li> <li>Willing to work all shifts, including: weekends, holidays, evening and 24-hour emergency on call.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong><em>Education/Experience</em></strong>: High School Diploma or GED.</p> <p><strong><em>Licenses/Certifications</em></strong>: Valid Driver&rsquo;s License (CDL preferred). Ability to obtain Water/Wastewater Operator&rsquo;s License within one year. Other licenses may vary according to specific site and assignments.</p> <p><strong><em>Technical</em></strong>: Ability to follow manual &amp; operating instructions; Basic knowledge of water/wastewater facilities and ability to obtain Water/Wastewater Operator&rsquo;s License (Level 1) within one year. Basic proficiency with Microsoft Office applications &amp; internet.</p> <p><strong><em>Communication</em></strong>: Communicates clearly &amp; professionally. Contributes to a positive internal &amp; external customer experience. Willing to help others. Maintains composure in challenging situations.</p> <p><strong><em>Problem Solving &amp; Quality</em></strong><strong>:&nbsp;</strong>Pays attention to detail. Identifies &amp; solves problems. Escalates issues accordingly. Checks work for quality.</p> <p><strong><em>Managing For Results</em></strong>: Works well with supervision. Takes projects to completion. Follows all company policies &amp; SOPs. Manages multiple tasks.</p> <p><strong><em>Leadership &amp; Initiative</em></strong>: Demonstrates a positive attitude. Acts in accordance with company vision, mission &amp; values. Takes accountability for own performance. Willing to take on additional assignments.</p> <p><strong>PHYSICAL DEMANDS</strong></p> <p>Must be able to: frequently lift 50-60 pounds; load, unload &amp; move large equipment/tools; access confined spaces; continuously walk and climb stairs and ladders.</p>