Chugach Governement Solutions Wastewater Operator I Union) in OAK HARBOR, Washington

Chugach Government Solutions (CGS) and subsidiaries Our Mission is to set the standard for first-class business services in the global market. We offer an exciting work environment, competitive compensation, and excellent benefits. CGS is a unique organization, capable of meeting the needs of the government through a long-range program of business planning, training, and sound business practices. CGS is the federal division of Chugach Alaska Corporation (Chugach), one of the twelve original Native Regional Corporations formed under the Alaska Natives Claims Settlement Act of 1971. Chugach is privately owned by Alaska Natives, and stock is not publicly traded. CGS is a seasoned government contractor providing a wide span of services to our federal customers with over 25 years of experience in the industry. We seek consistency in quality and actively innovate, finding new ways of doing business that adds value to our customers. CGS currently operates on Department of Defense installations sprinkled across the United States and at OCONUS locations spread across the globe. With 12 subsidiaries specializing in facility maintenance, IT/technical services, construction, and education services, CGS offers a unique depth of services equipped to support the most critical missions. EEO/AA Employer; Shareholder Hire Preference. PREFERENCE SHALL BE GIVEN TO ELIGIBLE AND QUALIFIED CHUGACH SHAREHOLDERS, SPOUSES AND DESCENDANTS, AND SHAREHOLDERS OF OTHER ALASKA NATIVE CORPORATIONS. CHUGACH MAKES EVERY EFFORT TO IDENTIFY, HIRE, TRAIN, AND PROMOTE SHAREHOLDERS. CHUGACH IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER. THE COMPANY SHALL NOT DISCRIMINATE AGAINST ANY EMPLOYEE OR APPLICANT BECAUSE OF RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, SEX, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER OR GENDER IDENTITY (EXCEPT WHERE GENDER IS A BONA FIDE OCCUPATIONAL QUALIFICATION), NATIONAL ORIGIN, AGE, DISABILITY, PROTECTED VETERAN STATUS, MARITAL STATUS, GENETIC INFORMATION OR ANY OTHER FACTOR PROTECTED BY LAW. CGS COMPLIES WITH APPLICABLE STATE AND LOCAL LAWS GOVERNING NONDISCRIMINATION IN EMPLOYMENT IN EVERY LOCATION IN WHICH THE COMPANY HAS FACILITIES. THIS POLICY APPLIES TO ALL TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT, INCLUDING RECRUITING, HIRING, PLACEMENT, PROMOTION, TERMINATION, LAYOFF, RECALL, TRANSFER, LEAVES OF ABSENCE, COMPENSATION AND TRAINING. THIS IS A UNION POSITION. LIGHT TRAVEL IS REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION. SUMMARY/GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF JOB: This is a skilled position responsible for all aspects of the Wastewater Treatment Plant and Collection System operation & maintenance. Incumbent will work under the supervision of the Water and Wastewater Lead Operator. Operators are responsible for testing the water at various stages of treatment; interpreting and adjusting meters and gauges; and performing chemical and biological laboratory analyses. ESSENTIAL DUTIES & JOB FUNCTIONS: * Operate and control electric motors, pumps and valves to regulate flow of raw wastewater into the .85 MGD Sequential Batch Reactor Wastewater Treatment plant. * Responsible for the on-site operation and preventative maintenance of the Wastewater Treatment Plant and Sewage Collection system. * Observes variations in operating conditions and interprets meter readings and test results to determine proper treatment plant operations. * Responsible for maintaining a log of wastewater treatment plant routine operations and maintenance. * Learns and adheres to all effluent quality regulations. * Assists wastewater plant staff identify and repair major mechanical problems. Cleans and organizes the wastewater plant. * Ensures the wastewater plant process is running smoothly on shift. * Updates operating records. * Performs accurate lab analysis. * Submits reports pertaining to compliance of th