Description: Our client is a major food manufacturer with an expanding production complex in S. Idaho. We are seeking an experienced and licensed Environmental/Wastewater Lead Operator. This is a great opportunity to assist in the management and operation of a complex water treatment system. Great company with tremendous promotional opportunities.
Responsibilities: As the Environmental Lead Operator you will oversee a staff of up to 12 treatment system operators. Will drive process management, continuous improvement, operational efficiency and compliance programs for a highly complex system. Ensures the mechanical integrity of the equipment and safe working environment. Will be a key contributor to achieve ISO 14000 certification.
Requirements: BS degree highly preferred, 5+ years of industrial wastewater/sanitary system experience and ability to obtain the Idaho Class 3 Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator license. Must have direct knowledge of NPDES permitting requirements, activated sludge systems, aerobic or anaerobic digestors, holding lagoons or other relevant treatment systems. Strong continuous improvement approach and project management preferred. Experience managing union employees a plus.
Compensation: Strong market hourly rate, quarterly bonus potential and excellent health benefits. Relocation assistance provided.