Aquatech is a global leader in water purification systems technology for both industrial and infrastructure markets located in the United States and internationally. We support our clients with sustainable water purification systems and technologies that are solving the worlds water scarcity challenges.
Aquatech has a need for a fulltime Junior Operator to work in our Bow, NH location. The Junior Operator will report to the O&M Manager and will perform the duties described in the job description below and will considered a Non Exempt employee.
The ideal candidate will have good communications skills, organized, ability to interpret instructions, and an attention to detail. The candidate will have prior experience working in industrial water treatment plants.
Monitor the plant operation
Keep records of operation
Carry out quality checks and chemistry control
Report any abnormalities to plant supervisor
Loading and unloading of consumable chemicals
Loading of outgoing treated water into the trucks
Monitor filter press operation
Coordinate sludge storage and movement
Assist plant operators in collecting water samples
Assist in maintenance of the plant on as required basis
Ability to communicate effectively with customers and maintain positive attitude and good organizational skills
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form
Ability to be hands on and to carry out tasks with minimal monitoring
Attention to detail
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above and below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Physical Job Demands:
Lifting / carrying / moving 50 lbs, may need to climb ladders and cannot be afraid of heights, and will need to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) while on site. Involves sitting at a desk for extended periods of time. Needs high degree of concentration in a busy area.
Minimum Qualifications / Experience:
Experienced in operating and maintaining industrial water treatment plants involving at least some of the following: Pretreatment (P.T), Demineralization (DM), Reverse Osmosis (RO), Ultra-filtration, EDI, Thermal Desalination and Zero-Liquid Discharge.
Knowledge and experience in chemical processes involved in Pre-Treatment, Demineralization, and Reverse Osmosis a plus.