Oakland County Michigan WRC Crew Leader Sewage Treatment in Waterford, Michigan

Announcement Information

All applications must clearly indicate how the Minimum Qualifications, if applicable, are met. Provide as much detail as possible under employment history along with the hours worked per week at each job.

PURPOSE

The purpose of this examination is to establish an eligible list from which to fill present or possible future vacancies in this classification. For each vacancy, a Department Director/Division Manager has the choice of the applicants in the top group. This list will remain in effect for six months, unless exhausted, superseded by a new eligible list or extended for another six months by the Human Resources Committee.

TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE TEST

The examination will consist of an evaluation of the applicant's responses on the official employment application form that includes supplemental questions regarding the applicant's training and experience. Your responses will be scored and there are no test retakes. You will be notified of your results by email.

The exam content as described above may be modified depending upon the number of applicants or other factors that influence the practicality or usefulness of this selection process. Where minor differences in actual test scores do not reflect meaningful differences in ability, those scores will be statistically grouped resulting in a tie among those applicants.

CLOSING WITHOUT A DATE

This is a continuous examination, and applications will be accepted until such time as there are sufficient applicants to meet the County's current recruitment needs. As such, interested persons should make application promptly. Applicants will be tested in groups as they apply. Successful applicants, regardless of their testing date, will be ranked on the eligible list based on their final examination scores. The original rank of persons on the eligible list may change as later applicants are tested and added to the list. Notice of the last date to apply for this examination will be posted in the Human Resources Department and on this posting one week prior to the application deadline. Applications will not be accepted after the posted closing date.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATE REQUIRED

All applicants for this classification must upload a copy of their certificate under the attachment section. This section is used for certificates only. Do not upload any other documents such as references, cover letter, resume, etc.

Job Summary

Under general supervision, provides crew leadership to workers engaged in operations, maintenance, and repair duties related to the operation of County sewage treatment plants. Uses experience on the job to work efficiently and imparts similar knowledge to crew members. Evaluates jobs to ensure treatment facility work is thoroughly completed and provides crew feedback. Performs inspections of facilities and equipment to identify repair needs. Examines newly completed facilities for proper operation and discusses issues as needed with contractor. Uses cell phone to stay in regular contact with workers. Keeps records of activities and updates system maps. Reviews crew reports and discusses progress with supervision. Answers complaints according to policy and direction, and makes emergency repairs. Drafts work instructions and performs related duties. Is responsible for safe work procedures. Work may involve hazardous conditions common to below ground and/or confined space. Utilizes current Countywide and/or department specific software to complete assignments.

Employees of this classification are required to be available for operational problems, equipment emergencies, widespread storms, power outages and other operations and maintenance emergencies as deemed necessary by management after normal working hours, weekends and holidays. Also, employees in this classification are required to be on assigned On-Call and/or On-Call alternate, as required by management.

NOTE: This is a 24/7 operation facility. Employees may be assigned shift work.

Minimum Qualifications

_**All applications must clearly indicate how the Minimum Qualifications, if applicable, are met. Provide as much detail as possible under employment history along with the hours worked per week at each job.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATE REQUIRED_ **All applicants for this classification must upload a copy of their certificate under the attachment section. This section is used for certificates only. Do not upload any other documents such as references, cover letter, resume, etc.

At the time of application, applicants must:

  1. a. Must possess a class "C" Municipal Waste Water Treatment certificate from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ); AND

b. Have three (3) years of full-time operational work experience in a wastewater treatment facility.

NOTE: Class C Certification requires completion of high school or its equivalent and two (2) years of operational experience in a wasterwater treatment facility;* OR*

  1. a. Must possess a class "D" Municipal Waste Water Treatment certificate from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ); AND

b. Have four (4) years of full-time operational work experience in a wastewater treatment facility.

NOTE: Class D Certification requires completion of high school or its equivalent and one (1) year of operational experience in a wastewater treatment facility.

  1. Possess a valid United States motor vehicle operator's or chauffeur's license. Out of Country driver's license holders will be required to obtain the appropriate valid State of Michigan driver's license before the hire date.

  2. Pass the complete examination, including the employment medical, established for this classification.

  3. Successfully complete the six month probationary period.

Special Requirements

  1. Must maintain a valid United States motor vehicle operator's or chauffeur's license.

  2. Must maintain a Class "C" or "D" Municipal Waste Water Treatment certificate from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality.

Salary: $44,254.60 - $57,611.06 Annually

Location: Waterford, MI

Job Type: Full Time

Department: Water Resources Commissioner

Job Number: 2018-148

Closing: Continuous

Agency: Oakland County Michigan

Address: 2100 Pontiac Lake Road Waterford, Michigan, 48328

Phone: 248-858-0530

Website: http://www.oakgov.com