ENGIE North America Iowa Student Employee, Water Operations (3373) in Iowa City, Iowa
The University of Iowa Water Plant is a Grade IV Water Treatment facility, treating surface water and ground water, performing clarification and lime softening, and also utilizing reverse osmosis and activated carbon treatment processes. The minimum certification required to independently operate the University of Iowa Water Plant is a Class II Water Operator Certification. The student employment program at the Water Plant will be aimed toward helping students achieve a Water Operator Certification.
What you’ll do:
Student will be mentored by a certified water plant operator during their hours at work, unless completing assigned remote work.
Assist in the multiple stages of water treatment operations in practice, including sampling and analysis methods
Acquire knowledge of regulatory basis for water treatment including water quality requirements and effluent/by-product disposal requirements
Complete an IDNR-approved training course prior to taking the Class I Examination
Other duties as assigned
What you bring:
Student must be enrolled at the University of Iowa
Prefer students in Engineering or Environmental Science programs
No Operator Classification is required
Ability to meet highest attendance requirements
Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbally
Ability to handle multiple assignments on a timely basis with a high degree of accuracy
Could involve some lifting
Ability to use personal computer, calculator, and work with standard software applications
Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Must be able to detect and understand audible alarms, detect changes in noise levels of rotating equipment and portable radio communication.
Capable of frequently standing; walking; balancing; sitting; climbing (ladders, stairs, ramps, catwalks and the like as required); kneeling; pushing; pulling; lifting
Capable of performing repetitive motions as required.
Must be able to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) including but not limited to half and full-face respirators, fall protection equipment, hardhat, safety shoes, safety glasses, etc.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions.
The noise letter in this environment may exceed moderate.
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Title: Iowa Student Employee, Water Operations (3373)
Location: Iowa-Iowa City
Requisition ID: MAJ00000127