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Sanitary Engineers Office

Water Operation Specialist (Full-Time)

Position Description:  This position is responsible for the operation of the water distribution systems’ SCADA HMI interface and radio telemetry network.  The Water Operations Specialist reports directly to the Water Supply Coordinator.  General day-to-day functions include Motorola ACE3600 / Allen Bradley PLC programming and troubleshooting.  This position also supports the integration of operation of network system equipment including the selection, installation, and operation of field instrumentation such as pressure transducers, level sensors and pump motor variable frequency drives.    This position also participates in the planning of installation, maintenance and repair of water mains, service lines, valves, and related distribution appurtenances.   The Water Operations Specialist also assists with the backflow prevention program, backflow survey, and the maintenance of pumping records and inventory.

Qualifications:  Applicant must have proven skills in PLC programming and installation of radio telemetry networks.  Candidates with Electrical Technology Certificate (ELTC) or an Associates Degree in Electrical Technology preferred.  The applicant shall possess and maintain a valid Ohio Driver’s License.  Class I Water Supply professional operator’s certification issued by Ohio EPA is preferred.  The candidate who fills this position is required to obtain a Class I Water Supply certification from the Ohio EPA within one (1) year of employment and a Class II certification from the Ohio EPA within two years of eligibility.

This position is responsible for troubleshooting operational problems and is on-call 24 hours / 7 days a week for emergency situations.

The applicant must pass a background check and drug screen.

This is a permanent day shift position with an excellent benefit package offered.

Wage Rate:  $28 / hour  

Submit resume to:
Medina County Sanitary Engineers
Attention:  D. Reynold
791 West Smith Road
Medina, Ohio 44256
Email: dreynold@ohmedinaco.org

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