Details for O&M SPECIALIST This position will be responsible for the efficient


O&M SPECIALIST This position will be responsible for the efficient operation of the wastewater treatment facility and its processes, both mechanical and biological. Duties included but not limited to : Make regular rounds of facility to ensure proper operation of mechanical equipment • Operate valves, pumps, and other major facility elements • Check pressure and temperature gauges; oil levels and records observations • Perform limited process control testing • Collect samples for analysis for the laboratory • Maintain and repair a variety of equipment and control devices • Inspect engines, motors, pumps, blowers and all other related wastewater equipment • Perform preventative maintenance duties as assigned • Have the ability to troubleshoot and correct minor mechanical breakdowns • This position works various shifts and requires some overtime. Minimum Requirements: • High school diploma or equivalent • Experience in the Water or Wastewater field with Certification preferable • The ability to achieve minimum level Class 4 Illinois Wastewater Certification within 18 months of hire as a condition of permanent employment • Industrial Mechanical and electrical experience preferable • Must be able to pass preemployment drug screening • Valid Illinois Drivers License • Cover letter references that can detail your experience. The Kankakee River Metropolitan Agency (KRMA) serves the four communities of Kankakee, Bradley, Bourbonnais, and Aroma Park. KRMA’s residency requirement states that any successful candidate must reside within Kankakee County. How to Apply : Qualified individuals should submit a letter of interest and resume to: Kankakee River Metropolitan Agency 1600 W Brookmont Blvd. Kankakee, Illinois 60901 Attn: Melanie Gossett. Fax resume to (815) 933-0104 Email resumes:

Resumes will be accepted until Friday, December 13, 2019 close of business. No phone calls or walk-in's please. This position is represented by the International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 399. EOE


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