Environmental Technician

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: November 30, 2018

Organization: Diana Pet Food

Location: Greenwood

City: Hodges

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Requirements:

Essential skills and experience:

  • A minimum of 1-2 years of experience in a manufacturing environment
  • High sense of urgency and ability to work self-directed and independently in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Strong problem solving skills including proactive root cause identification and resolution
  • Experience in tracking, analyzing, and reporting quality data
  • Ability to compose and produce reports, documents and related materials
  • Ability to work as a team
  • Ability to obtain waste water operator certification
  • Strong proficiency working with Microsoft Office tools
  • Attention to detail and accuracy and maintain confidentiality
  • Must be a licensed operator or be able to obtain a trainee permit.

 

 

Job Description:

Position Scope

Working under direction of HSE Manager, the Environmental Tech works in the manufacturing area and the wastewater treatment facility to monitor the effectiveness of the wastewater treatment.

Job Descriptions

This position is responsible to but not limited to:

  • Monitor, examine production activity and analyze, including sampling, for the identification of waste sources that impact wastewater treatment and wastewater discharge.
  • Regular 15 minute routine inspections of wastewater treatment facility 3 times during each 8 hour work shift, including grabbing samples and analyzing pH
  • Monitor, and fill chemical storage tanks as needed
  • Clean both pH probes once each day
  • Calibrate both pH probes twice a week; Tuesday & Friday
  • Work on “Water Balance” using incoming water meter readings and wastewater effluent flow measurements
  • Confirm once each day the Wastewtaer Effluent Flow Meter level measurement & clear out bubbler tube with an air pump
  • Observe for irregularities, such as Smell, Foam, Flow, pH & EQ Tank Level as well as Chemical Storage Tank Level change, to identify the source of irregularity
  • Observe & perform duties as required, during weekly sample collection by Pace Analytical
  • Perform routine maintenance
  • Maintain good housekeeping in wastewater area
Schedule:
Flexible schedule: Must be able to work weekends and evening shift
Contact Name:
Kim Ellis
Contact Phone Number: 864-407-7190
Application Process:
Please submit resumes to kellis@diana-petfood.com.