Water Quality Technician

locationApache Junction - Arizona (AZ),

atCity of Apache Junction, AZ

Estimated salary $18.69 - $26.17 an hour

Job Description:

Job Description
Performs a variety of semi-skilled water sampling, testing and process control to ensure compliance with water quality regulations. Supports water distribution and production by obtaining required water quality data and work to identify, and rectify any water quality issues. Investigates, diagnosis and tracks customer complaints. Assist in the maintenance of compliance documents for the purpose of administration of the District"s cross connection. Other Information/License, Certifications, Etc
The results of this recruitment may be used to fill one (1) vacancy in the Water District and other vacancies that may occur during the life of the eligible list.

Prior to appointment:
~ Respirator certification.

Within six (6) months of appointment:
~ Must possess a Water Distribution System and a Water Treatment Plant Operator
Grade 1 Certification from the State of Arizona;

Within eighteen (18) months appointment:
~ Obtain and maintain a Water Distribution System and Water Treatment Plant Operator Grade 2 certification from the State of Arizona;

~ Obtain and maintain the Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester Certification.

Minimum Qualifications
Graduation from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education or Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) with a Bachelor"s degree in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Chemical, Construction Engineering, Environmental Science, Microbiology, Biochemistry or Water related field, and two (2) years paid fulltime or part time equivalent experience in the water utilities non clerical field, OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Similar Jobs in Arizona