Leprino Foods

Waste Water Technician V

Job Locations US-CA-Lemoore (West)
Requisition ID
# of Openings
Posted Date
6 months ago(3/16/2020 11:49 AM)
Category (Portal Searching)
Production Maintenance


General Summary
Waste Water Technician Is responsible for performing trouble shooting, repair, planned maintenance and preventive maintenance. Perform lab duties and operate all Waste Water machinery as needed. Must be able to work flexible shifts and schedules.


“Leprino Foods requires all individuals to wear the appropriate Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) as required by the role and location”


Job Description – WW Tech Grade 5

  • Operate waste water treatment facilities to control processing of wastewater from the production plant.  This includes the high rate activated sludge system, sequencing batch reactors, dissolved air flotation units, equalization tanks, and the lagoon system
  • Operate all existing plant equipment, and new equipment installation to ensure the movement of wastewater
  • Understand compliance limitations, and operating with those limitations.
  • Optimize the operation of the wastewater treatment facility
  • Operate two belt presses and all auxiliary equipment for the processing and handling of sludge. This includes all conveyors, augers, heavy equipment and sludge bins.
  • Operate heavy equipment for moving wastewater activated sludge.
  • Load trucks with dewatered activated sludge using heavy equipment
  • Diagnose operating problems and perform necessary corrective action during work shift
  • Monitor gauges, meters, flow and control panels
  • Maintain shift log; records meter and gauge readings
  • Perform routine equipment PMs and cleaning
  • Enter data in company database and/or Microsoft office suite
  • Operate company vehicle to collect wastewater samples and perform routine laboratory analysis at the wastewater sight, production plants, and farmland
  • Perform custodial duties as necessary
  • Understands and carries out oral and written directions
  • Perform general labor duties to assist maintenance
  • Required to work weekends and Holidays as necessary
  • Work overtime as required to provide coverage as necessary


Job Qualifications (preferred)

  • 2 years experience operating waste water treatment plants
  • 2 years experience with environmental compliance in hazardous waste management, and general stormwater regulations and requirements, and general auditing
  • Basic familiarity with all aspects of operating a biological waste water treatment plant
  • Able to use computers and applications such as MS office


  • Must be able to perform full physical requirements of position
  • Valid California drivers license required
  • Computer literacy required
  • Strong ability to work in a team environment


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