Posted September 7, 2023
Water Treatment Laboratory Analyst I
Salary: 23.56 - 28.75
The Macon Water Authority (MWA) compensation philosophy states that the starting salary for each pay grade will be competitive and fair based on the minimum requirements of each position. For candidates with a combination of knowledge, skills, and experience above the minimum requirements, MWA has the ability to offer a starting salary between the minimum and mid-point, with a possibility of a salary closer to the mid-point.
Analysis of water treatment and water distribution samples under US EPA requirements. Assists Lab Supervisor in daily lab testing and collecting all distribution sampling, including 125 monthly bacteriological samples. This position will require you to possess a Water Laboratory Analyst license and a Water Treatment System Operator Class III certification.
§ Analyze water and environmental samples for chemical and bacteriological parameters as per EPA methods and Standard Methods.
§ Perform quality control procedures.
§ Enter data and create reports in the laboratory information management system.
§ Perform instrument calibrations and maintenance.
§ Collect 125 monthly water distribution bacteriological samples to be tested.
§ Collect and perform testing on all water distribution sampling such as THM’s. Nitrates, TOC’s, Suspended Solids, and all other State testings.
§ Fill in as an extra water plant operator in case of emergencies.
§ Perform water treatment analysis testing under the State EPD
§ Perform daily plant checks on all equipment.
§ Other duties as assigned
§ An associates degree in the Sciences is preferred
§ Two years of experience are required.
§ High school graduate or equivalent.
§ Experience with computer programs such as Excel, Word, Access, and others.
§ Valid GA driver’s license with a clean driving record.
§ Frequent walking, standing, stooping
§ Ability to carry to 25 pounds and occasionally over 50 pounds.
§ Occasional sitting, crawling, crouching, climbing, and balancing.
§ Ability to grasp and hold.
The Macon Water Authority job application can be downloaded here (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader). Please complete the application and submit it one of three ways, along with your resume: email to email@example.com; fax to 478-741-2629; or come to our Human Resources Building and complete an application. The address is 537 Hemlock Street, Macon Georgia, 31201. Due to the high volume of applicant submissions for employment, we are unable to speak with you individually about your application. All applicants will be reviewed and those selected for the hiring process will be contacted.
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