Job Opening – Plant Operator – Indiana American Water Jeffersonville



Indiana American Water is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the vacancy of Plant Operator in Jeffersonville. The Work Schedule for this position is : Monday-Friday from 7:30 am until 4:00 pm with a 30 minute lunch break.  Must be available to perform after-hours emergency calls on a rotating basis.

The appropriate Indiana Department of Environmental Management certification (WT-3) shall be required within two (2) years of hire. The Collective Bargaining Agreement covers benefits, wages, and certification requirements. 

Key Accountabilities: Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Operates and monitors water treatment plant and various remote sites.
  • Obtains samples and performs applicable laboratory analysis.
  • Capable of reading and interpreting all gauges, graphs and other SCADA devices used in treatment facility.
  • Performs maintenance work as required.
  • Reads maps, mechanical and electrical drawings.
  • Works with and around various chemicals associated with water industry.
  • Verbal communications — face to face and via telephone/radio.
  • Operation of laptop computer (Tough book).
  • Ability to lift and move materials of various weights, particularly the ability to move 55 gallon drums.
  • Ability to stand, bend, stoop and climb up and down stairs and ladders.
  • Drives company vehicle in all weather and light conditions (must have valid Kentucky or Indiana licenses).
  • Understands and complies with company procedures as they relate to area of responsibility.
  • Perform locates.
  • Reading meters.
  • Flushing hydrants.
  • Operation of distribution valves.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Competencies:

  • Functional/Technical Skills.
  • Organizational Agility.
  • Time Management.
  • Problem Solving.
  • Learning on the Fly.

Education: H.S. Diploma or GED.

If interested, please forward your resume or apply to Kristy.fournie@amwater.com