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Waste Water Operator

Company: Nestl-- Health Science
Location: Savannah
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

As a leader in the science of nutrition, Nestl-- Health Science believes in empowering healthier lives for patients and consumers through a rich product portfolio featuring top brands such as Garden of Life -, Nature's Bounty -, Vital Proteins -, Nuun -, Persona Nutrition -, BOOST -, Carnation Breakfast Essentials -, Peptamen -, Compleat Organic Blends -, and more, as well as through Aimmune Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company developing therapies to prevent, manage and treat food, GI and metabolic-related diseases.

Our team members are challenged to make a genuine impact and play an integral role in driving the business forward. We embrace a dynamic culture that always puts the consumer first, and where ownership, accountability and agility are celebrated at every level. To help our people thrive, we offer expansive career growth potential, the opportunity to work alongside and learn from talented colleagues with diverse backgrounds and skill sets, and a range of best-in-class benefits.

We have more than 11,000 employees around the world, and products available in over 140 countries.

This position is not eligible for Visa Sponsorship.

Position Overview:

To operate, monitor, maintain, and trouble-shoot the wastewater treatment facility and its processes. Work involves responsibility for the technical aspects of plant operations, compliance with state and federal operating regulations, and underground sewer system. Work is performed with considerable independence under the direction of the Chief Operator, subject to review through reports and results achieved.

This position reports to the Maintenance Manager and/or Maintenance Supervisor. In the absence of the waste water treatment operator another waste water treatment operator will serve as backup.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Perform all aspects of sampling, monitoring and testing required to maintain compliance with Federal, State, and Local regulations governing the wastewater treatment process, and storm water and sludge management.
Assist with the installation and inspection of new sewer lines and services.
Perform the installation, maintenance, and repair of the physical plant and pump stations and all of their components.
During the Chief Operator's absence, act as the Department's representative to the public.
Assist in the performance of regular and unscheduled maintenance and repairs on all plant equipment and machinery.
On call to respond to emergencies and breakdowns at the plant and pump station(s).
Conduct the necessary weekend checks of the treatment plant on a rotating basis.
Perform all work in conformance to Occupational Safety and Health Act regulations.
Maintain open communications with the Chief Operator regarding the treatment process and pump stations operation and malfunctions, as well as make recommendations for repairs and improvements to these systems.
Highly trained in the Kerry HACCP program in order to identify all crucial instrumentation and control system with utility/processing systems. Ensuring a high standard of food safety.
Support for the SQF 2000 System.


Be able to perform and document various tests required by State and Federal agencies for the operation of a wastewater treatment plant.
Perform daily checks of the wastewater treatment process and periodic checks of pump stations.
Have a working knowledge of the operation, methods, and procedures of a wastewater treatment plant.
Have a working knowledge of the machinery used for wastewater treatment and pumping stations.
Have a thorough knowledge of mechanical equipment and the ability to diagnose and correct equipment malfunction.
Have a working knowledge of basic machinery preventive maintenance and repair.
Have a basic knowledge of State and Federal rules governing wastewater discharges and worker's safety.
Have the ability to work with independence and to make routine decisions on the operation of the plant processes and equipment during the Chief Operator's absence.
Ability to read, write, and communicate in the English language at a level to facilitate the understanding of the terminology of the job.
Ability to comprehend and follow written and/or verbal procedures or instructions.
Have advanced math skills.
Have advanced mechanical skills.
Ability to work safely.
Ability to lift 50 lbs and the ability to kneel, bend over, squat, stoop, and carry.
Ability to work in a warm and dusty, perhaps cool, and noisy environment.

Education and/or Experience:

High School graduate or equivalent required.
Previous maintenance and/or manufacturing experience a plus.
Demonstrate communication, organization, and listening skills.
Excellent attention to detail, neatness, and follow through.
Ability to organize and handle multiple tasks.

Req ID: 221127

It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.

To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestl--. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities. Nestl-- seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you'll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestl-- home.

The Nestl-- Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, perceived disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status, as defined by applicable law. Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at or please dial 711 and provide this number to the operator: 1-800-321-6467.

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Keywords: Nestl-- Health Science, Savannah , Waste Water Operator, Other , Savannah, Georgia

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