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Wastewater Treatment Operator

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Location: Perry, FL, United States
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You already LOVE us and the SNACKS WE MAKE!

Chips, Cookies, Crackers, Wafers, Cheese Curls, Popcorn, Tortilla Chips... yeah, we make them ALL! Shearer's is the company behind all your favorite snack brands.

We have over 5,000 associates in 14 state-of-the-art manufacturing and warehouse sites in North America that produce over 800 million pounds of snacks per year. Did you know that we buy 20% of all the potatoes grown in the US? WOW!

And we know what you're can I get my hands on some free goodies? Our team members can take home free snacks!


Nights 5:45pm-6:00am

$18.00 per hour

$25.00 per hour- if you are licensed in Waste Water Operations

Your seat at the best snacks table:

The operator will work as part of a team to help operate and maintain the treatment systems for an industrial pretreatment plant.
• Monitors and samples water - adjust treatment levels when below-standard variances are detected
• Conducts running repairs to equipment or shuts down equipment for more extensive maintenance and repair, activating alternate equipment as needed
• Activates, pumps, valves and other processing equipment to move water or wastewater in line with company policies and government controls
• Adds chemicals to water by predetermined formula. Advises supervisor when minimum inventory levels of chemical is reached.
• Reads and interprets meters and gauges on central control panel, or at individual machines or stages in the treatment process. Adjusts controls as needed. Retrieves computer reports on treatment processes.
• Prepares reports and maintains logs on meter readings, tests, chemical and equipment usage and all other recordkeeping requirements.
• Participates in annual training in governmental regulations on wastewater treatment
• Follows all safety guidelines

Other duties as assigned.

What you bring to the party:

Applicable education and work experience

Must have good written and verbal communication skills

Willingness to work rotating shift schedule to provide service on a 7 days per week basis

  • Desired Skills, abilities and certifications:

    • Class 1 operator's license preferred
    • Mechanical aptitude
    • Maintenance skills (basic plumbing, electrical, pump repair, mechanical experience...)
    • Basic computer skills (Microsoft Word and Excel)
    • Laboratory Procedures (COD, TSS, pH...)
    • Machine operation (forklift, skid steer, man lift)
    • Building and grounds upkeep
    • Written and oral communications
    • Ability to lift a minimum of 50lbs

We Offer a Feast of Benefits

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Flexible Spending Account, Retirement Savings Plan with Match, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Group Critical Accident Insurance, Group Critical Illness Insurance, Paid Time Off (PTO) available after 90-days.

You will be considered for employment in our inclusive workplace

Because at Shearer's, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

This is your invitation to apply now!


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