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Waste Water Treatment Operator

Location: Bridgeport, NJ, United States
Date Posted: Jan 13, 2021
Category: Equipment Operator
Job ID: 70295

Job Description



The Opportunity


The Processing Operator performs all aspects of waste water treatment process including but not limited to tanker unloading, waste water treatment, chemical additions, sampling, reporting and completing inspections.


Why work for Clean Harbors?


  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!
  • Competitive wages
  • Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment
  • Group 401K with company matching component
  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career
  • Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement
  • Positive and safe work environments




Key Responsibilities:


  • Ensuring that Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, policies, and processes and acting in a safe manner at all times Monitor and operate facility equipment by manufacturers or standard industry practices.
  • Conduct Lock-out Tag-out as required
  • Maintain and document wastewater treatment operations (as required by New Jersey and NJDEPS regulations), stormwater management, and pumping treatment logs
  • Conducts Wastewater Treatment and Stormwater sampling and testing to ensure plant meets all regulatory requirements.
  • Ability to obtain, hold and maintain valid New Jersey Wastewater Treatment Operators License (Level = N2)
  • Perform regular preventive maintenance and troubleshooting on plant equipment.
  • Respond to deficiencies in facility equipment and document/troubleshoot/repair as required.
  • Conduct assigned facility inspections and preventative maintenance tasks within WIN network.
  • Other Duties:
  • Perform maintenance of facility offices/equipment/grounds as required.
  • Support 3rd Party Vendors and Internal Project Groups as Required


What does it take to work for Clean Harbors?


  • High school diploma;
  • Previous waste water treatment experience is an asset;
  • Previous Hazwoper training is an asset;
  • Must be willing to wear a respirator if required;
  • Must be willing to work outdoors in hot/cold weather conditions;
  • Strong work ethic and a willingness to learn (on the job training is provided).
  • Ability to obtain, hold and maintain valid New Jersey Wastewater Treatment Operators License (Level = N2)






 Join our team today!  To learn more about our company, and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at


Clean Harbors is the leading provider of environmental, energy and industrial services throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico.  Everywhere industry meets environment, Clean Harbors is one-site, providing premier environmental, energy and industrial services. We are solving tough problems through innovation and proven methodology – come be part of the solution with us.


We thank all those interested in joining the Clean Harbors team; however only those that complete the online application and meet the minimum job qualifications will be considered for this role.


Clean Harbors is a Military & Veteran friendly company.


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