Rheem is seeking applicants for an Environmental & Safety Systems Operator at their facility in Montgomery, Alabama. Rheem is currently the only manufacturer in the world that produces heating, cooling, water heating, pool & spa heating and commercial refrigeration products, and it is the largest manufacturer of water heating products in North America. 

 

ENVIRONMENTAL & SAFETY SYSTEMS OPERATOR

PAY: $19.57 - $23.09 PER HOUR

BASED ON EXPERIENCE


DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Operate the facility wastewater treatment plant in a manner which supports facility operations in accordance with all applicable Federal, State, and Local compliance standards.
  • Serve as a member of the safety team and support safety programs as defined in the safety manual.
  • Be able to perform various chemical and equipment tests and make necessary manual adjustments to wastewater treatment plant system in order to maintain Federal, State, and local compliance standards.
  • Responsible for handling, storage, documentation, and shipping of facility hazardous waste is accordance with applicable Federal, State, and local compliance standards.
  • Responsible for the handling and storage facility hazardous materials and petroleum products, spill prevention control and countermeasure practices, and Best Management Practices as defined by Federal, State, and local compliance regulations.
  • Responsible for taking routine readings from various locations and/or collect samples. The position will be required to ensure system meters, pumps, controls, etc. are maintained in good working order, make minor repair or maintenance as required including O-ring replacement, pump component replacement, disassembly and reassembly of system components.
  • Responsible for data entry, maintenance of daily logs, sample collection, equipment calibration and operation, and completing environmental and safety reports.
  • Must be able to interact with outside vendors, observe departmental safety requirements, work from written and verbal instruction, and maintain quality standards according to specifications.
  • Other duties as assigned.


REQUIREMENTS/SKILLS:

  • High School Diploma/GED is required.
  • Trade school or advanced education will be considered a plus.
  • Must be able to successfully complete OSHA Hazardous Waste Worker training, obtain a Wastewater Plant Operator license, and possess a powered industrial truck license.
  • Experience in wastewater treatment plant operation, maintenance, hazardous material management, safety and environmental program management or engineering technician work is preferred.
  • Troubleshooting skills and mobile equipment operation is desirable.
  • The ability to work independently and in a team environment is also desirable.
  • The position(s) will include training and public speaking demands.


WORK ENVIRONMENT/HOURS:

  • May be exposed to high temperatures & noise levels, plant & office setting as well as outdoor environment.
  • Hours: 3:00pm - 11:30pm.


BENEFITS:

  • MEDICAL: BCBS
  • VISION: EYEMED
  • DENTAL: DELTA DENTAL
  • 401K: 100% MATCH UP TO 6%
  • TUITION ASSISTANCE


APPLY ONLINE:

rheem.com/about/careers


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