We are currently looking for some Process Controllers to operate one of our water/wastewater treatment plant for a 5-month contract.
Job Summary: To supervise the operation of the water and/or wastewater treatment plant(s) to ensure that the required process objectives are met consistently, safely, and cost-effectively.
Responsibilities:a) The safe and efficient operation of the treatment plant(s) in accordance with prescribed operating procedures. b) The achievement of process objectives. d) The correct usage and safeguarding of company assets. e) The maintenance of process, operational, and other plant records.f) May be required to do lab tests
Duties: a)Operate and control the process equipment in accordance with prescribed operating procedures and standings.b) Maintain Safety precautions and sound housekeeping principals and take care of all equipment /assets under your control/care.c) Lead, guide, and instruct your subordinates in the day to day operations of the treatment plants(s). d) Ensure that all processes and operational tasks, required for the correct, safe, and efficient operation of the plant are performed timeously and accurately. e) Ensure that correct chemical dosages are applied to the process streams at all times. f) Ensure that process objectives are met.g) Ensure that all plant processes and operational records are accurately maintained. h) Ensure that site housekeeping standards are maintained. i) Conduct operational maintenance activities.j) Liaise with client representatives on aspects of the operation of the water plant(s) as directed. k) Implement safe working procedures for operational activities.l)Ensure that all performed by your subordinates is done in a safe manner and in accordance with the company’s safe working procedures and the Occupational Health and Safety Act.m) Monitor the working practices of subordinates, correct unsafe, inefficient, or inappropriate working practices, and /or recommend employees for training interventions.n) Assist the Plant Supervisor with following up on and evaluation of the effectiveness of training interventions, as directed.o) Assist the Plant Supervisor with performance appraisals of your subordinate staff. p) Assist the Plant Supervisor / Services & Operations Manager with the daily process and operational tasks of your subordinate staff. q) Work actively to enhance the effectiveness of and improve the level of competence of your subordinate staff members.
QUALIFICATIONS/ COMPETENCIES /EXPERIENCE:
· A minimum qualification of an N1 in Water and Wastewater Treatment Practice or equivalent or related field assessed competence or experience. · Minimum of two years of operational experience in the water industry.
CONTRACT DATE: 1 December 2020 - 30 April 2021
APPLICATIONS, IN THE FORM OF A CV AND COVERING LETTER, SHOULD BE SUBMITTED TO SUSAN KASNER