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Suez-Na Operator In Training I-II in Burbank, California

WE'RE LOOKING FOROperator In Training I-II

Employment typeRegular / Permanent



United States

Reference Numberreq24112

Who we are?With 90,000 people on five continents, SUEZ is a world leader in smart and sustainable resource management. We provide water and waste management solutions that enable cities and industries optimize their resource management and strengthen their environmental and economic performances.

SUEZ in North America operates across all 50 states and Canada with 6,700 employees dedicated to environmental sustainability and smart and sustainable resource management. The company provides drinking water, wastewater and waste collection service to 6.4 million people on a daily basis; treats over 600 million gallons of water and over 450 million gallons of wastewater each day; delivers water treatment and advanced network solutions to 16,000 industrial and municipal sites; processes 55,000 tons of waste for recycling; and rehabilitates and maintains water assets for more than 4,000 municipal and industrial customers. The company is a subsidiary of Paris-based SUEZ.

Who are we looking for?

High School Diploma or equivalent is required.

Associates degree in related field is preferred.Experience may be substituted for formal education.

Valid CA Driver’s License and the ability to meet risk management guidelines is required.

Must acquire an O.I.T. certification at time of hire.

Must obtain Grade I Wastewater Certification as required within two (2) years.

Two (2) to Four (4) years experience in wastewater/water treatment operations.

SWRCB Grade II or higher Wastewater/Water Treatment Certification as required by facility being operated.

What will you be doing?

Under direct supervision performs

a variety of basic operational tasks relevant to maintaining safe and reliable

operations of advanced wastewater treatment facilities. Ensures operation in compliance with state

and federal regulations through routine monitoring and adjustment of plant

manual and computerized control systems and assists higher level personnel with

more complex operational tasks.

  • Knowledge

of the principles and practices of wastewater treatment plant operations.

  • Knowledge of the

principles and practices of collection system operations and maintenance.

  • Knowledge of and

ability to utilize the materials, methods, tools and equipment used in the

construction, maintenance and operation of wastewater treatment systems.

  • Knowledge of the

laws and regulations relating to wastewater system operations.

  • Knowledge of and

the ability to use SCADA computer equipment controlled software.

  • Knowledge and

ability to analyze data and maintain computer records.

  • Knowledge of and

ability to perform standard laboratory sampling and testing.

  • Available for

stand-by duty and emergencies as needed.

  • Ability to write

reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals and/or SOPs using

Microsoft Office software.

  • Ability to apply

mathematical operations to such tasks as chemical dosing, flow

calculations, pipe or tank capacity.

  • Ability to

define problems, collects data, establish facts, and draw valid


  • Ability to

interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical

or diagram form and deal with several abstract and factual variables.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.