Posted time May 23, 2024
Job status
Full time
Vision Insurance, Profit Sharing, Paid Vacation, Paid Personal Time, Paid Holidays, Life Insurance, Health Insurance, Disability Insurance, Dental Insurance, 401K / Retirement Plan
$20.00 – $23.00 Hourly
Job description

Keymark is actively interviewing and hiring for the role of Wastewater Treatment Operator at our Fonda, NY manufacturing plant.

No experience is required; we will train you!

Now offering immediate start dates–get hired now!

Your paid training period may be scheduled on the first or second shift for about a month. Once you have completed training, and if working second shift, you will be eligible for differential pay!

You will have serious earning potential and internal promotion opportunities with Keymark.

• Base Hourly Pay Starting at $20- $23/hr

• Production Bonus

• Night / Second Shift Differential + $1.50/hr

We invest in our employees with training and provide an opportunity for job and career growth. After your introductory employment period, the complete Benefits Package with company contribution to offset your cost is provided to full-time employees.

Keymark offers:

• Drug and Smoke-Free Work Environment

• Equal Opportunity Employer

• 401(k) Savings Plan + up to 4% company match

• Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance

• Free Life Insurance

• Supplemental Coverages

• Paid Vacations

• 6 Paid Holidays

• Sick Time

• 1 Floating Holiday

Scope of Work:

Operates automated wastewater-treatment system to reduce chrome and remove sludge from chrome phosphate solution to prepare for discharge into waterways.

Primary Responsibilities:

• Monitors control panel and maintains levels of waste and chemicals in tanks.

• Tests samples for pH and chrome records readings and takes corrective action.

• Move supplies and sludge. Operate hand trucks and drum carts.

• Cleans, lubricates, and maintains equipment.

• Keeps records:

1.   Logbook of daily activities

2.   Requisitions supplies of feed-tank and test chemicals

3.   Records consumption of in-process chemicals

Other Responsibilities:

• Read and understand system manuals, prints, layout, and proper flows.

• Identify waste streams pertaining to Keymark and their proper disposal/treatment methods.

• Respond to and control any chemical hazards that may arise within the facility.

• Demonstrates that he/she understands all process solutions and proper treatment of process solutions and the impacts that process solution have on system.

• Identify waste streams pertaining to Keymark and their proper disposal/ treatment methods

• Respond to and control any chemical hazards that may arise within the facility.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

• Minimum of a High school diploma.

• Has basic knowledge of the permit limitations and what is acceptable to be discharged through the outfalls.

• Knowledge and understanding of best operational practices for proper water treatment

• Basic to a medium understanding of mathematics (ratios).

• Must be able to work a different schedule as certain situations arise.

• Must be able to work as a team or individually as needed.

• Excellent communication skills to work with other departments in the company and outside services.

Problem Solving:

• Fix chemical leaks and chemical treatment adjustments.

• Respond to emergencies appropriately and according to protocol.

Working Conditions:

• 98% Indoors, 2% Outdoors.

• Work in extreme heat with or without temperature changes.

• Very physical labor.

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