Under supervision of Laboratory Coordinator, performs technical, professional work of routine difficulty to provide the control testing data necessary for determining the efficiency of the various processes of wastewater treatment facilities and industrial discharges; performs related work as required.
Must possess good knowledge of the basic principles and practical applications of chemistry and biology; working skill in standard analytical techniques using common laboratory equipment; experience with computers and Microsoft software.
The work environment for this position involves working with wastewater samples, hazardous materials and chemicals and with fumes or airborne particles. May occasionally have to lift objects weighing up to 50 pounds.
Completion of bachelor’s degree in STEM field, no experience required. Lab classes in biology and chemistry preferred. After successful completion of a District training program, must be able to demonstrate the ability to properly perform representative test procedures.
NOTE: This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. He or she will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties requested by his or her supervisor.
Compensation begins at $23.42 per hour, and is negotiable based on experience.
Includes excellent fringe benefits:
Interested candidates should complete the Employment Application below.
Once you have completed the application, you may return it to us using any one of these methods. Please include any cover letter or resume you may have.
Fox Metro Water Reclamation District
Attn: Patrick J. Divine, Human Resources Coordinator
682 State Route 31
Oswego, IL 60543
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