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Broadview Westchester Water Agency Water Operator


The Broadview Westchester Joint Water Agency (BWJ WA) is located in Broadview, Illinois, approximately 13 miles west of Chicago. The Water Operator reports to the Water Superintendent under general direction, monitors and operates BWJWA's treatment processes and distribution system to ensure compliance with regulations and operational goals and performs the daily operations related to it. This is a full-time position requiring response to call-outs after hours, on weekends, and holidays as required. The Water Operator: is responsible for tracking, purchasing, and accountability for maintaining the proper water treatment chemical inventory; reading meters; monitoring of data contained in the reports for compliance with EPA and IEPA regulatory requirements; performs any other job related duties as required. Minimum job requirements include: possession of an Illinois Class C Water Operator License or must obtain a Class C Water License within 12 months of employment, possession of a valid Illinois Driver's License, CDL not required but it is preferred, minimum 2 years' experience in the water industry; experience in electrical field to include knowledge and use of electrical and electronic equipment, SCADA systems, electrical test equipment and troubleshooting electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic and air operated equipment a plus. Must possess proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel. Pre-employment screening includes: Criminal Background, Physical, Drug and Alcohol Testing and a Motor Vehicle Evaluation. Safety sensitive positions are subject to periodic Drug and/or Alcohol testing in accordance with BWJWA's Personnel Policies. Salary DOQ. Please send resume to Melissa Fecarotta, Village of Westchester, 10300 W. Roosevelt Road, Westchester, IL 60154 Resumes accepted through November 25, 2019. EOE