Aqua America, Inc. Austin , TX 78719
At Aqua, we know that water is a precious resource one that plays a critical role in sustaining life. That's why we take seriously our mission: protecting and providing Earth's most essential resource. At Aqua, we are guided by a set of principles that embody the character of our company and inspire our work together. They are embedded within our business practices and our behavior. We are proud to be united by integrity, respect and the pursuit of excellence to be the best we can be for the customers and communities we serve.
Together, the women and men of Aqua America serve 1 million customers across eight states. Aqua uses science, technology, capital investments, and amazing talent to provide communities with clean, safe drinking water and responsibly return wastewater to our rivers and streams. Join our team and make a difference!
Responsibilities and Duties:
Operates treatment processes and equipment in water/wastewater treatment facilities.
Operates and maintains the wastewater collection system.
Performs daily plant duties including site housekeeping, measuring chemical usage, performing maintenance on wastewater treatment equipment and collecting water samples.
Responds to customer questions and complaints.
Supports other departments, including customer service, as needed.
Performs "On-Call' duties at the utility in response to problems related to the treatment plant and collection system.
After training period employee may be assigned weekend work duties as part of regular work week.
Perform other duties or special projects as quested related to the area of responsibility.
Possess a high school diploma or the equivalent.
Be able to readily read, understand and accurately follow operating instructions both written and verbal.
Must be conscientious in regards to Company safety policies and possess the ability to send and receive instructions by phone and radio.
Minimum of three (3) years of experience at a utility or related industry which provided mechanical experience or training.
Must be able to lift and move equipment in excess of 50 lbs. and the ability to work in confined spaces.
Must possess a valid U.S. Driver's License.
Aqua America, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Equal employment opportunity is provided to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to the following legally protected characteristics: race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, pregnancy (including childbirth and related medical conditions, including medical conditions related to lactation), physical or mental disability, covered-veteran status, genetic information (including testing and characteristics), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal law.