Orange County Sanitation District

  • 10844 Ellis Ave, Fountain Valley, CA 92708, United States

The Orange County Sanitation District (OCSD) is a public agency that is dedicated to maintaining world-class leadership in wastewater and water resource management.  OCSD operates and maintains the third largest wastewater treatment facilities east of the Mississippi River. 

MISSION STATEMENT

To protect public health and the environment by providing effective wastewater collection, treatment, and recycling.

VISION STATEMENT

The Vision Statement supports the Mission Statement by expressing a broad philosophy of what the Orange County Sanitation District strives to achieve now and in the future in the delivery of services to our customers, vendors, other agencies, the general public and each other.

ORANGE COUNTY SANITATION DISTRICT WILL BE A LEADER IN:

  • Providing reliable, responsive and affordable services in line with customer needs and expectations.
  • Protecting public health and the environment utilizing all practical and effective means for wastewater, energy, and solids resource recovery.
  • Continually seeking efficiencies to ensure that the public’s money is wisely spent.
  • Communicating our mission and strategies with those we serve and all other stakeholders.
  • Partnering with others to benefit our customers, this region, and our industry.

CORE VALUES

Creating the best possible workforce in terms of safety, productivity, customer service, Our Core Values support the Mission and Vision Statements by expressing the values, beliefs, and philosophy that guides our daily actions. They help form the framework of our organization and reinforce our professional work ethic.

Honesty, Trust and Respect

We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, honesty, trust, and respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our customers, and our community.

Teamwork and Problem Solving

We strive to reach OCSD goals through cooperative efforts and collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to solve problems in a creative, cost-effective and safe manner, and we acknowledge team and individual efforts. 

Leadership and Commitment

We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and using them wisely and safely to achieve our objectives and goals. We are committed to act in the best interest of our employees, our organization, and our community.

Learning/Teaching - Talents, Skills and Abilities

We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills, and abilities, knowing that only through personal growth and development will we continue to progress as an agency and as individuals.

Recognition/Rewards

We seek to recognize, acknowledge and reward contributions to OCSD by our many talented employees.

 

 

 

 

 

7 job(s) at Orange County Sanitation District

Orange County Sanitation District, CA Orange, California, United States
Dec 03, 2021
Full Time
Description What do you value in your next job? At the Orange County Sanitation District our Core Values form the framework of our organization and reinforce our professional work ethic. If the following values ring true with you, we'd love to invite you to explore our career opportunities further. Integrity, Inclusion, Honesty, and Respect We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, inclusion, honesty, and respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our customers, and our community. We strive to demonstrate these values in our actions, commitments, and service. Leadership, Teamwork, and Problem Solving We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and using them wisely to achieve our mission. We strive to reach OC San goals through cooperative efforts and collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to solve problems in a creative, cost-effective, and safe manner, and we acknowledge team and individual efforts. Customer Service, Transparency, and Accountability We are committed to acting in a timely, accurate, accessible, and transparent manner through excellent customer service. We are committed to act in the best interest of our internal and external stakeholders. Resiliency, Innovation, and Learning We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills, and abilities. We recognize that only through personal growth and development will we progress as an agency and as individuals. Safety We are committed to providing a safe work environment. We will demonstrate leadership, promote individual accountability, and participate actively in the advancement of our health and safety practices. OC San is currently looking to fill the role of Lead Plant Operator. Under direction, the Lead Plant Operator leads, oversees, and participates in the work of staff responsible for operating, monitoring, and maintaining plant equipment including engines, motors, boilers, compressors, and pumps to control unit processes; performs the more complex and advanced functions; provides training, field direction and guidance to operators and senior operators in relation to plant procedures and processes; and ensures that the treatment plant operates within regulatory guidelines. Specifically, the selected individual will plan, coordinate, and execute construction related outages and major maintenance shutdowns to include the more complex shutdown activities; provide written outage and LOTO procedures to operations staff; lead and direct field activities of operators responsible for isolation of equipment and processes; and oversee construction related field activities including attendance at Capital Improvement Program (CIP) design and construction meetings, and Operations and Maintenance (O&M) planning meetings. In addition, this person will be responsible for shift supervisor duties in the absence of the Operations Supervisor. Qualifications & Requirements The successful candidate will possess: High school diploma or equivalent supplemented by college level course work or specialized training in wastewater treatment plant operations or a related field ; AND, Four (4) years of experience in a wastewater treatment operations including at least two (2) years of experience at a level comparable to a Senior Plant Operator with the District. Valid Grade IV California Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator's Certification. Valid California Class C Driver's License . Desired Qualifications: Advanced knowledge of wastewater treatment principles, methods, chemicals, tools, equipment, and regulatory requirements. Ability to communicate effectively with staff and other departments, both orally and in writing. Computer proficiency. Recruitment & Selection Process Vacancies: 1 (an eligible list may be established for future vacancies) Apply online at: www.ocsan.gov/jobs APPLICATION FILING DEADLINE: Thursday, December 16, 2021 by 5:00 P.M. (or until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received) Hiring Salary Range: $49.26 - $54.32/Hour (starting salary will be within this range based upon qualifications) Supplemental Information Physical Demands: Must possess mobility to work in the plant; strength, stamina and mobility to perform medium to heavy physical work, to work in confined spaces, around machines and to climb and descend ladders, and operate varied hand and power tools and construction equipment; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone or radio. The job involves fieldwork requiring frequent walking in operational areas to identify problems or hazards. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to operate above-mentioned tools and equipment. Positions in this classification bend, stoop, kneel, reach and climb to perform work and inspect work sites. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects weighing a minimum of 40 pounds, or heavier weights with the use of proper equipment. Environmental Elements: Employees work in the field and are exposed to loud noise levels, cold and hot temperatures, inclement weather conditions, road hazards, vibration, confining workspace, chemicals, mechanical and/or electrical hazards, and hazardous physical substances and fumes. Employees may interact with upset staff and/or public and private representatives, and contractors in interpreting and enforcing departmental policies and procedures. Disaster Service Worker: All OC San employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state law (California Government Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the OC San requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency. Other information For the full range of duties, responsibilities, and essential job functions please review the Classification Specification for this position found on our website . Applicants must clearly demonstrate, through their application materials, that they meet the minimum requirements as outlined in the job announcement and class specification to receive further consideration. However, meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee an interview. All properly completed applications will be reviewed, and the most appropriately qualified individuals will be invited to continue in the selection process. False statements may be cause for disqualification, removal from the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All statements made on applications are subject to investigation and verification. To ensure your application is accurate and complete, please review the Job Application Guide . Employment is contingent upon successful completion of OC San's pre-employment process, which includes a background investigation and a physical examination. For some positions, this may include a drug screen. False statements may be cause for disqualification, removal from the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All statements made on applications are subject to investigation and verification. Reference Checks will be conducted by OC San to verify employment related information for all potential employees once a contingent job offer is made during the background investigation process. This is done to ensure that individuals who join OC San are well qualified and have a strong potential to be successful in their employment. The extent of the inquiry will depend on the position being applied for, but will at least include: Verification/Reference from current and past employers Confirmation of necessary licenses, certificates, and degrees. Please have all necessary documentation ready. Additional inquiries may be necessary depending on the position for which you are applying. Human Resources will also schedule a post-offer physical examination once a job offer has been made. OC San only accepts applications submitted via our online application system. Applications submitted via mail, fax or email will not be accepted. The provisions of this announcement do not constitute an expressed or implied contract. Any provision contained in this announcement may be modified or revoked without notice. Personal leave credits; eleven paid holidays and one floating holiday; group life insurance; group disability insurance; group health insurance, dependent coverage available, including medical, dental, and vision, employee contribution is required; a retirement plan (Orange County Employees Retirement System) and the option of participating in a deferred compensation plan as well as other optional benefits. A credit union is available. Benefits are subject to the Board of Directors' periodic determination (usually annually) and the meet and confer process, and are therefore subject to change. The District makes a generous contribution toward the cost of these benefits. 01 PLEASE READ. The information provided on the Supplemental Questions will be used in conjunction with your job application to determine whether you meet the qualification requirements. Failure to provide detailed and complete information may result in your application being rejected. Please do not submit a resume in place of completing the Supplemental Questions. Education obtained outside the United States must be comparable to education earned at an accredited school in the United States. We reserve the right to request further information about your academic program, evidence of comparability, or an original transcript. Any information you submit may be verified. When applying for this position, I understand that I must thoroughly complete the Education and Work Experience sections of my application and the Supplemental Questions. This includes a detailed description of each position that I feel qualifies me for the job I am seeking. I have read the above statement and understand that failure to provide sufficient detailed information may result in my application being rejected. I also understand that I may not submit a resume in lieu of filling out the job application or answering the Supplemental Questions. However, I may attach a resume to the application to provide additional information. Yes, I understand. 02 Do you have a high school diploma or equivalent (GED), supplemented by college level course work or specialized training in wastewater treatment plant operations or a related field? Yes No 03 Briefly describe any college level courses or specialized training you have received in wastewater treatment plant operations or a related field. If not applicable input "N/A." 04 Do you have a minimum of four (4) years of experience in wastewater treatment plant operations including at least two (2) years of experience at a level comparable to a Senior Plant Operator with the District? Yes No 05 Please describe your wastewater treatment plant operations experience in detail. If not applicable input "N/A." 06 How many years of experience do you possess in wastewater treatment plant operations at a level comparable to a Senior Plant Operator with the District? No Experience Less then 2 years of experience 2 - 3 years of experience 3 or more years of experience 07 Are you currently in possession of a valid Grade IV California Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator's Certificate? Yes No 08 Are you currently in possession of a valid Grade V California Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator's Certificate? Yes No 09 Are you available and willing to perform shift work on weekends and holidays? Yes No 10 Which of the following best describes your knowledge in the use of hand and power tools? No Experience Beginner Intermediate Advanced 11 Please describe your familiarity with and experience using Microsoft Word, Excel, and Teams. 12 Do you have experience reading blueprints or piping and instrumentation diagrams? Yes No 13 Do you possess, or have the ability to obtain, a valid California Driver's License by time of appointment? Yes No 14 All Orange County Sanitation District employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state law (California Government Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the Orange County Sanitation District requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency. Click on the radio button below to acknowledge you understand these requirements. Yes, I understand. Required Question Closing Date/Time: 12/16/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
Orange County Sanitation District, CA Orange, California, United States
Dec 03, 2021
Full Time
Description What do you value in your next job? At the Orange County Sanitation District our Core Values form the framework of our organization and reinforce our professional work ethic. If the following values ring true with you, we'd love to invite you to explore our career opportunities further. Integrity, Inclusion, Honesty, and Respect We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, inclusion, honesty, and respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our customers, and our community. We strive to demonstrate these values in our actions, commitments, and service. Leadership, Teamwork, and Problem Solving We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and using them wisely to achieve our mission. We strive to reach OC San goals through cooperative efforts and collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to solve problems in a creative, cost-effective, and safe manner, and we acknowledge team and individual efforts. Customer Service, Transparency, and Accountability We are committed to acting in a timely, accurate, accessible, and transparent manner through excellent customer service. We are committed to act in the best interest of our internal and external stakeholders. Resiliency, Innovation, and Learning We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills, and abilities. We recognize that only through personal growth and development will we progress as an agency and as individuals. Safety We are committed to providing a safe work environment. We will demonstrate leadership, promote individual accountability, and participate actively in the advancement of our health and safety practices. OC San is currently looking to establish an eligibility list for the role of Power Plant Operator I Under general supervision, the Power Plant Operator I generates and distributes 12,000-volt power throughout the wastewater treatment plant by operating, monitoring, inspecting, and maintaining methane gas engine generators and auxiliary equipment. This position is also responsible for monitoring and controlling electrical switchgear up to 12,000-volt power, as needed, to maintain a reliable power supply to the wastewater treatment facility by either operating high voltage switchgear, making manual adjustments to equipment, or by operating computer control systems designed to monitor trends and start and stop engines. Additionally, this position monitors a variety of computer systems including the applicable software program designed to control and monitor the electrical system. This position will perform assigned rounds inspecting and monitoring general operations of OC San's power plants to ensure proper working condition; identify, troubleshoot and solve complex problems as necessary; perform routine, preventative maintenance on power generation equipment such as, cleaning or changing air filters, cleaning strainers, aligning pumps, changing belts and sheaves, performing boiler inspections, adjusting packings, scheduling repairs, monitoring vibrations, and monitoring chemical and oil levels. Duties include performing emergency repairs on power generation equipment, as directed; coordinating and assisting other divisions with repairs; operating switchgears and performing isolations, shut-downs, tag outs, and start-ups of power generation equipment before and after testing; and maintaining work area to ensure safety and order. As experience is gained, assignments become more varied and are performed with greater independence. Positions at this level perform most of the duties required of the positions at the PPO II level but are not expected to function at the same skill level and sometimes exercise less independent judgment in matters related to work procedures and methods. Work is usually supervised while in progress and fits an established structure or pattern. Exceptions or changes in procedures are explained in detail as they arise. Qualifications & Requirements The successful candidate will possess: High school diploma or G.E.D., supplemented by specialized training or coursework in electrical or electrical power generation technology, or a related field; AND Two (2) years of experience in the operation and maintenance of electrical power generation equipment such as gas engines, pumps, compressors, and steam turbines and boilers. Valid California Class C Driver's License Desirables: Knowledge and experience with chillers and the operation of electrical power generation equipment and components; Knowledge of the methods and techniques of high and low voltage distribution and preventive/corrective maintenance. The ability to work both independently and as part of a team; to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing; and to establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Experience with Microsoft Office, SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) & DAHS ( Data Acquisition and Handling System computer software). Proficient in the use of hand and power tools. Recruitment & Selection Process Vacancies: 0 (an eligibility list will be established for future vacancies) Apply online at: www.ocsan.gov/jobs APPLICATION FILING DEADLINE: Thursday, December 16th, 2021; 5:00 P.M. Hiring Salary Range: $39.46 - $43.49/Hour (starting salary will be within this range based upon qualifications) Supplemental Information Physical Demands Must possess mobility to work in the plant; ability to travel to various Sanitation District sites, projects and/or meetings; strength, stamina and mobility to perform moderate to heavy physical work, to work in confined spaces, around machines and to climb and descend ladders, and operate varied hand and power tools and construction equipment. Vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone or radio. The job involves fieldwork requiring frequent walking in operational areas to identify problems or hazards. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to operate abovementioned tools and equipment. Positions in this classification bend, stoop, kneel, reach and climb to perform work and inspect work sites. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects weighing up to 40 pounds, or heavier weights with the use of proper equipment. Environmental Elements Employees work in the field and are exposed to loud noise levels, cold and hot temperatures, inclement weather conditions, road hazards, vibration, confining workspace, chemicals, mechanical and/or electrical hazards, and hazardous physical substances and fumes. Employees may interact with upset staff and/or public and private representatives, and contractors in interpreting and enforcing departmental policies and procedures. Disaster Service Workers All Orange County Sanitation District employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state law (California Government Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the Orange County Sanitation District requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency. Standby and Call Back: Employees in this classification may be required to participate in standby duty and are subject to call back, which may include nights, weekends and 24-hour emergency call out with little or no notice. Any employee designated to serve on standby, or report to an emergency, and refuses to do such, shall be subject to disciplinary action up to and including termination. Other Information For the full range of duties, responsibilities, and essential job functions please review the Classification Specification for this position found on our website . Applicants must clearly demonstrate, through their application materials, that they meet the minimum requirements as outlined in the job announcement and class specification to receive further consideration. However, meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee an interview. All properly completed applications will be reviewed, and the most appropriately qualified individuals will be invited to continue in the selection process. False statements may be cause for disqualification, removal from the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All statements made on applications are subject to investigation and verification. To ensure your application is accurate and complete, please review the Job Application Guide . Employment is contingent upon successful completion of OC San's pre-employment process, which includes a background investigation and a physical examination. For some positions, this may include a drug screen. False statements may be cause for disqualification, removal from the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All statements made on applications are subject to investigation and verification. Reference Checks will be conducted by OC San to verify employment related information for all potential employees once a contingent job offer is made during the background investigation process. This is done to ensure that individuals who join OC San are well qualified and have a strong potential to be successful in their employment. The extent of the inquiry will depend on the position being applied for, but will at least include: Verification/Reference from current and past employers Confirmation of necessary licenses, certificates, and degrees. Please have all necessary documentation ready. Additional inquiries may be necessary depending on the position for which you are applying. Human Resources will also schedule a post-offer physical examination once a job offer has been made. OC San only accepts applications submitted via our online application system. Applications submitted via mail, fax or email will not be accepted. The provisions of this announcement do not constitute an expressed or implied contract. Any provision contained in this announcement may be modified or revoked without notice. Personal leave credits; eleven paid holidays and one floating holiday; group life insurance; group disability insurance; group health insurance, dependent coverage available, including medical, dental, and vision, employee contribution is required; a retirement plan (Orange County Employees Retirement System) and the option of participating in a deferred compensation plan as well as other optional benefits. A credit union is available. Benefits are subject to the Board of Directors' periodic determination (usually annually) and the meet and confer process, and are therefore subject to change. The District makes a generous contribution toward the cost of these benefits. 01 PLEASE READ. The information provided on the Supplemental Questions will be used in conjunction with your job application to determine whether you meet the qualification requirements. Failure to provide detailed and complete information may result in your application being rejected. Do not submit a resume in place of completing these Supplemental Questions. Education obtained outside the United States must be comparable to education earned at an accredited school in the United States. We reserve the right to request further information about your academic program, evidence of comparability, or an original transcript. Any information you submit may be verified. When applying for this position, I understand that I must thoroughly complete the Education and Work Experience sections of my application and the Supplemental Questions. This includes a detailed description of each position that I feel qualifies me for the job I am seeking. I have read the above statement and understand that failure to provide sufficient detailed information may result in my application being rejected. I also understand that I may not submit a resume in lieu of filling out the job application or answering the Supplemental Questions. However, I may attach a resume to the application to provide additional information. Yes, I understand. 02 Do you have your high school diploma or GED? ( NOTE: If you answered yes, include all pertinent details in the education section of your job application). Yes No 03 Have you received specialized training and/or college level coursework (e.g., Trade school) in electrical, power distribution, or electrical power generation technology or a related field? Yes No 04 If you answered "yes" to the previous question, please briefly describe the courses you took and/or training you received and provide the name of the institution. If not applicable, input "N/A". 05 Which of the following best describes the highest level of education you have completed? Some high school courses, but did not obtain a diploma or GED High school diploma, GED, or equivalent Some college courses, but did not complete an Associate's Degree Associate's Degree Bachelor's Degree Master's Degree or higher 06 Do you have a minimum of two (2) years of experience in the operation and maintenance of electrical power generation equipment such as gas engines, pumps, compressors, and steam turbines and boilers. Yes No 07 If you answered "yes" to the previous question, please describe your experience in the operation and maintenance of electrical power generation equipment such as gas engines, pumps, compressors, and steam turbines and boilers. If not applicable, input "N/A". 08 Briefly describe your specific operation and maintenance experience with any of the following equipment: - Electrical switchgear and power distribution systems - Emission control systems - Data acquisition and handling systems - Gas engines, pumps, compressors, steam turbines, chillers, and steam boilers In your response, please list where you obtained your experience and for how many years you performed a particular function. If not applicable, input "N/A". NOTE: Responses such as "see resume" are considered incomplete responses, and may result in the rejection of your application. 09 Are you available and willing to perform shift work on weekends, holidays, nights and days? Yes No 10 Do you possess, or have the ability to obtain, a valid California Class C Driver's License by time of appointment? Yes No 11 Which of the following best describes your total years of CMMS (Centralized Maintenance Management System) experience? No Experience 1 year of experience 2 years of experience 3 years of experience 4 years of experience 5 or more years of experience 12 OC San's Core Values (listed on the job posting) express the beliefs and philosophy that guide our daily actions at OC San. With this in mind, please provide an example of how you have demonstrated at least one of these Core Values in your current job. 13 All Orange County Sanitation District employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state law (California Government Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the Orange County Sanitation District requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency. Click on the radio button below to acknowledge you understand these requirements. Yes, I understand. Required Question Closing Date/Time: 12/16/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
Orange County Sanitation District, CA Orange, California, United States
Dec 03, 2021
Full Time
Description What do you value in your next job? At the Orange County Sanitation District our Core Values form the framework of our organization and reinforce our professional work ethic. If the following values ring true with you, we'd love to invite you to explore our career opportunities further. Integrity, Inclusion, Honesty, and Respect We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, inclusion, honesty, and respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our customers, and our community. We strive to demonstrate these values in our actions, commitments, and service. Leadership, Teamwork, and Problem Solving We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and using them wisely to achieve our mission. We strive to reach OC San goals through cooperative efforts and collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to solve problems in a creative, cost-effective, and safe manner, and we acknowledge team and individual efforts. Customer Service, Transparency, and Accountability We are committed to acting in a timely, accurate, accessible, and transparent manner through excellent customer service. We are committed to act in the best interest of our internal and external stakeholders. Resiliency, Innovation, and Learning We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills, and abilities. We recognize that only through personal growth and development will we progress as an agency and as individuals. Safety We are committed to providing a safe work environment. We will demonstrate leadership, promote individual accountability, and participate actively in the advancement of our health and safety practices. OC San is currently looking to fill the role of a Power Plant Operator II Under general supervision, the Power Plant Operator II generates and distributes 12,000-volt power throughout the wastewater treatment plant by operating, monitoring, inspecting, and maintaining methane gas engine generators and auxiliary equipment. This position is also responsible for monitoring and controlling electrical switchgear up to 12,000-volt power, as needed, to maintain a reliable power supply to the wastewater treatment facility by either operating high voltage switchgear, making manual adjustments to equipment, or by operating computer control systems designed to monitor trends and start and stop engines. Additionally, this position monitors a variety of computer systems including the applicable software program designed to control and monitor the electrical system. This position will perform assigned rounds inspecting and monitoring general operations of OC San's power plants to ensure proper working condition; identify, troubleshoot and solve complex problems as necessary; perform routine, preventative maintenance on power generation equipment such as, cleaning or changing air filters, cleaning strainers, aligning pumps, changing belts and sheaves, performing boiler inspections, adjusting packings, scheduling repairs, monitoring vibrations, and monitoring chemical and oil levels. Duties include performing emergency repairs on power generation equipment, as directed; coordinating and assisting other divisions with repairs; operating switchgears and performing isolations, shut-downs, tag outs, and start-ups of power generation equipment before and after testing; and maintaining work area to ensure safety and order. Qualifications & Requirements The successful candidate will possess: High school diploma or G.E.D., supplemented by specialized training or coursework in electrical or electrical power generation technology, or a related field; AND Three (3) years of experience in the operation and maintenance of electrical power generation equipment such as gas engines, pumps, compressors, and steam turbines and boilers. Valid California Class C Driver's License Desirables: Knowledge and experience with chillers and the operation of electrical power generation equipment and components; Knowledge of the methods and techniques of high and low voltage distribution and preventive/corrective maintenance. The ability to work both independently and as part of a team; to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing; and to establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Experience with Microsoft Office, SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) & DAHS ( Data Acquisition and Handling System computer software). Proficient in the use of hand and power tools. Recruitment & Selection Process Vacancies: 1 (an eligibility list may be established for future vacancies) Apply online at: www.ocsan.gov/jobs APPLICATION FILING DEADLINE: Thursday, December 16th, 2021; 5:00 P.M. Hiring Salary Range: $44.60 - $49.18/Hour (starting salary will be within this range based upon qualifications) Supplemental Information Physical Demands Must possess mobility to work in the plant; ability to travel to various Sanitation District sites, projects and/or meetings; strength, stamina and mobility to perform moderate to heavy physical work, to work in confined spaces, around machines and to climb and descend ladders, and operate varied hand and power tools and construction equipment. Vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone or radio. The job involves fieldwork requiring frequent walking in operational areas to identify problems or hazards. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to operate abovementioned tools and equipment. Positions in this classification bend, stoop, kneel, reach and climb to perform work and inspect work sites. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects weighing up to 40 pounds, or heavier weights with the use of proper equipment. Environmental Elements Employees work in the field and are exposed to loud noise levels, cold and hot temperatures, inclement weather conditions, road hazards, vibration, confining workspace, chemicals, mechanical and/or electrical hazards, and hazardous physical substances and fumes. Employees may interact with upset staff and/or public and private representatives, and contractors in interpreting and enforcing departmental policies and procedures. Disaster Service Workers All Orange County Sanitation District employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state law (California Government Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the Orange County Sanitation District requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency. Other Information For the full range of duties, responsibilities, and essential job functions please review the Classification Specification for this position found on our website . Applicants must clearly demonstrate, through their application materials, that they meet the minimum requirements as outlined in the job announcement and class specification to receive further consideration. However, meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee an interview. All properly completed applications will be reviewed, and the most appropriately qualified individuals will be invited to continue in the selection process. False statements may be cause for disqualification, removal from the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All statements made on applications are subject to investigation and verification. To ensure your application is accurate and complete, please review the Job Application Guide . Employment is contingent upon successful completion of OC San's pre-employment process, which includes a background investigation and a physical examination. For some positions, this may include a drug screen. False statements may be cause for disqualification, removal from the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All statements made on applications are subject to investigation and verification. Reference Checks will be conducted by OC San to verify employment related information for all potential employees once a contingent job offer is made during the background investigation process. This is done to ensure that individuals who join OC San are well qualified and have a strong potential to be successful in their employment. The extent of the inquiry will depend on the position being applied for, but will at least include: Verification/Reference from current and past employers Confirmation of necessary licenses, certificates, and degrees. Please have all necessary documentation ready. Additional inquiries may be necessary depending on the position for which you are applying. Human Resources will also schedule a post-offer physical examination once a job offer has been made. OC San only accepts applications submitted via our online application system. Applications submitted via mail, fax or email will not be accepted. The provisions of this announcement do not constitute an expressed or implied contract. Any provision contained in this announcement may be modified or revoked without notice. Personal leave; eleven paid holidays and one floating holiday; group life insurance; group disability insurance; group health insurance (employee contribution is required), dependent coverage available, including medical, dental, and vision; a retirement* plan (Orange County Employees Retirement System), and the option of participating in a deferred compensation plan as well as other optional benefits. A credit union is available. Benefits are subject to the Board of Directors' periodic determination (usually annually) and the meet and confer process, and are therefore subject to change. The District makes a generous contribution toward the cost of these benefits. *New employees hired on or after January 1, 2013 will be subject to the retirement benefit formula and provisionsset forth by the California Public Employees' Pension Reform Actof 2013 (PEPRA). For more information on benefits, visit our website at https://www.ocsd.com/about-us/jobs/employee-benefits . 01 PLEASE READ. The information provided on the Supplemental Questions will be used in conjunction with your job application to determine whether you meet the qualification requirements. Failure to provide detailed and complete information may result in your application being rejected. Do not submit a resume in place of completing these Supplemental Questions. Education obtained outside the United States must be comparable to education earned at an accredited school in the United States. We reserve the right to request further information about your academic program, evidence of comparability, or an original transcript. Any information you submit may be verified. When applying for this position, I understand that I must thoroughly complete the Education and Work Experience sections of my application and the Supplemental Questions. This includes a detailed description of each position that I feel qualifies me for the job I am seeking. I have read the above statement and understand that failure to provide sufficient detailed information may result in my application being rejected. I also understand that I may not submit a resume in lieu of filling out the job application or answering the Supplemental Questions. However, I may attach a resume to the application to provide additional information. Yes, I understand. 02 Do you have your high school diploma or GED? ( NOTE: If you answered yes, include all pertinent details in the education section of your job application). Yes No 03 Have you received specialized training and/or college level coursework (e.g., Trade school) in electrical, power distribution, or electrical power generation technology or a related field? Yes No 04 If you answered "yes" to the previous question, please briefly describe the courses you took and/or training you received and provide the name of the institution. If not applicable, input "N/A". 05 Which of the following best describes the highest level of education you have completed? Some high school courses, but did not obtain a diploma or GED High school diploma, GED, or equivalent Some college courses, but did not complete an Associate's Degree Associate's Degree Bachelor's Degree Master's Degree or higher 06 Do you have a minimum of three (3) years of experience in the operation and maintenance of electrical power generation equipment such as gas engines, pumps, compressors, and steam turbines and boilers. Yes No 07 If you answered "yes" to the previous question, please describe your experience in the operation and maintenance of electrical power generation equipment such as gas engines, pumps, compressors, and steam turbines and boilers. If not applicable, input "N/A". 08 Briefly describe your specific operation and maintenance experience with any of the following equipment: - Electrical switchgear and power distribution systems - Emission control systems - Data acquisition and handling systems - Gas engines, pumps, compressors, steam turbines, chillers, and steam boilers In your response, please list where you obtained your experience and for how many years you performed a particular function. If not applicable, input "N/A". NOTE: Responses such as "see resume" are considered incomplete responses, and may result in the rejection of your application. 09 Are you available and willing to perform shift work on weekends, holidays, nights and days? Yes No 10 Do you possess, or have the ability to obtain, a valid California Class C Driver's License by time of appointment? Yes No 11 Which of the following best describes your total years of CMMS (Centralized Maintenance Management System) experience? No Experience 1 year of experience 2 years of experience 3 years of experience 4 years of experience 5 or more years of experience 12 OC San's Core Values (listed on the job posting) express the beliefs and philosophy that guide our daily actions at OC San. With this in mind, please provide an example of how you have demonstrated at least one of these Core Values in your current job. 13 All Orange County Sanitation District employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state law (California Government Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the Orange County Sanitation District requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency. Click on the radio button below to acknowledge you understand these requirements. Yes, I understand. Required Question Closing Date/Time: 12/16/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
Orange County Sanitation District, CA Orange, California, United States
Nov 30, 2021
Full Time
Description What do you value in your next job? At the Orange County Sanitation District our Core Values form the framework of our organization and reinforce our professional work ethic. If the following values ring true with you, we'd love to invite you to explore our career opportunities further. Integrity, Inclusion, Honesty, and Respect We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, inclusion, honesty, and respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our customers, and our community. We strive to demonstrate these values in our actions, commitments, and service. Leadership, Teamwork, and Problem Solving We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and using them wisely to achieve our mission. We strive to reach OC San goals through cooperative efforts and collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to solve problems in a creative, cost-effective, and safe manner, and we acknowledge team and individual efforts. Customer Service, Transparency, and Accountability We are committed to acting in a timely, accurate, accessible, and transparent manner through excellent customer service. We are committed to act in the best interest of our internal and external stakeholders. Resiliency, Innovation, and Learning We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills, and abilities. We recognize that only through personal growth and development will we progress as an agency and as individuals. Safety We are committed to providing a safe work environment. We will demonstrate leadership, promote individual accountability, and participate actively in the advancement of our health and safety practices. OC San is currently looking to fill the role of a Senior Plant Operator . Under direction, the Senior Plant Operator: Oversees and participates in the more complex and difficult work. Is responsible for operating, monitoring, and maintaining plant equipment including engines, motors, boilers, compressors, and pumps to control unit processes. Ensures waste treatment plant operates within regulatory guidelines. Performs adjustments and repairs to plant equipment; collects samples for laboratory testing. Performs minor maintenance such as flushing sludge lines to digesters, adding oil, and cleaning drains. Provides technical direction and assistance to plant operators and operators in training in the operation of wastewater treatment process equipment. Assists with training of staff. Acts as shift supervisor in the absence of the Operations Supervisor. Process control for specific areas of the plant. Assists the maintenance division in preparing equipment for maintenance department work. Effectively communicates in person, over the telephone, and in writing. Qualifications & Requirements The successful candidate will possess: A High School Diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution, supplemented by specialized training in wastewater treatment plant operations or a related field; AND, Three (3) years of experience in wastewater treatment plant operations including at least two (2) years of experience at a level comparable to a Plant Operator with the District. Possession of a valid Grade III California Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator's Certificate. Possession of a valid California class C driver's license. . Desired Qualifications: Knowledge of wastewater treatment principles, methods, chemicals, tools, equipment, and regulatory requirements. Ability to communicate effectively with staff and other departments, both orally and in writing. Computer proficiency. Recruitment & Selection Process Vacancies: 3 (an eligible list may be established for future vacancies) Apply online at: www.ocsan.gov/jobs APPLICATION FILING DEADLINE: Monday, December 13, 2021 by 5:00 P.M. (or until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received) Hiring Salary Range: $44.60 - $49.18/ Hour (starting salary will be within this range based upon qualifications) Supplemental Information Physical Demands Must possess mobility to work in the plant; strength, stamina and mobility to perform medium to heavy physical work, to work in confined spaces, around machines and to climb and descend ladders, and operate varied hand and power tools and construction equipment; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone or radio. The job involves fieldwork requiring frequent walking in operational areas to identify problems or hazards. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to operate above-mentioned tools and equipment. Positions in this classification bend, stoop, kneel, reach and climb to perform work and inspect work sites. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects weighing a minimum of 40 pounds, or heavier weights with the use of proper equipment. Environmental Elements Employees work in the field and are exposed to loud noise levels, cold and hot temperatures, inclement weather conditions, road hazards, vibration, confining workspace, chemicals, mechanical and/or electrical hazards, and hazardous physical substances and fumes. Employees may interact with upset staff and/or public and private representatives, and contractors in interpreting and enforcing departmental policies and procedures. Disaster Service Workers All Orange County Sanitation District employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state law (California Government Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the Orange County Sanitation District requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency. Other Information For the full range of duties, responsibilities, and essential job functions please review the Classification Specification for this position found on our website . Applicants must clearly demonstrate, through their application materials, that they meet the minimum requirements as outlined in the job announcement and class specification to receive further consideration. However, meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee an interview. All properly completed applications will be reviewed, and the most appropriately qualified individuals will be invited to continue in the selection process. False statements may be cause for disqualification, removal from the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All statements made on applications are subject to investigation and verification. To ensure your application is accurate and complete, please review the Job Application Guide . Employment is contingent upon successful completion of OC San's pre-employment process, which includes a background investigation and a physical examination. For some positions, this may include a drug screen. False statements may be cause for disqualification, removal from the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All statements made on applications are subject to investigation and verification. Reference Checks will be conducted by OC San to verify employment related information for all potential employees once a contingent job offer is made during the background investigation process. This is done to ensure that individuals who join OC San are well qualified and have a strong potential to be successful in their employment. The extent of the inquiry will depend on the position being applied for, but will at least include: Verification/Reference from current and past employers Confirmation of necessary licenses, certificates, and degrees. Please have all necessary documentation ready. Additional inquiries may be necessary depending on the position for which you are applying. Human Resources will also schedule a post-offer physical examination once a job offer has been made. OC San only accepts applications submitted via our online application system. Applications submitted via mail, fax or email will not be accepted. The provisions of this announcement do not constitute an expressed or implied contract. Any provision contained in this announcement may be modified or revoked without notice. Personal leave credits; eleven paid holidays and one floating holiday; group life insurance; group disability insurance; group health insurance, dependent coverage available, including medical, dental, and vision, employee contribution is required; a retirement plan (Orange County Employees Retirement System) and the option of participating in a deferred compensation plan as well as other optional benefits. A credit union is available. Benefits are subject to the Board of Directors' periodic determination (usually annually) and the meet and confer process, and are therefore subject to change. The District makes a generous contribution toward the cost of these benefits. 01 PLEASE READ. The information provided on the Supplemental Questions will be used in conjunction with your job application to determine whether you meet the qualification requirements. Failure to provide detailed and complete information may result in your application being rejected. Do not submit a resume in place of completing these Supplemental Questions. Education obtained outside the United States must be comparable to education earned at an accredited school in the United States. We reserve the right to request further information about your academic program, evidence of comparability, or an original transcript. Any information you submit may be verified. When applying for this position, I understand that I must thoroughly complete the Education and Work Experience sections of my application and the Supplemental Questions. This includes a detailed description of each position that I feel qualifies me for the job I am seeking. I have read the above statement and understand that failure to provide sufficient detailed information may result in my application being rejected. I also understand that I may not submit a resume in lieu of filling out the job application or answering the Supplemental Questions. However, I may attach a resume to the application to provide additional information. Yes, I understand. 02 Do you have a high school diploma or equivalent supplemented by college level course work or specialized training in wastewater treatment plant operations or a related field? Yes No 03 If you answered "yes" to the question above, list the job-related technical training or education you have completed, the name of the institution that provided it, and the date of completion (e.g., seminars, conferences, college course work, certificate programs, etc.). If you answered "no", type N/A. 04 Do you have a minimum of three (3) years of experience in wastewater treatment plant operations which includes at least two (2) years of experience at a level comparable to a Plant Operator with OC San? Yes No 05 If you answered "yes" to the previous question, briefly describe your experience in wastewater treatment plant operations. If you answered "no", type N/A. 06 Are you currently in possession of a valid Grade III (or higher) California Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator's Certificate? Yes No 07 If you answered "Yes" to the previous question, indicate the highest level California Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator's Certificate you have obtained. If you answered "No", specify so by selecting the appropriate response. Grade III California Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator's Certificate Grade IV California Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator's Certificate Grade V California Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator's Certificate No, I do not current possess a Grade III or higher California Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator's Certificate 08 Have you ever been responsible for providing guidance and/or training to staff on plant operations and equipment? Yes No 09 If you answered "yes" to the previous question, please describe your guidance and/or training responsibilities. If you answered "no", type N/A. 10 Are you able and willing to commit to a work schedule that may require weekend shifts, and working overtime and holidays? Yes No 11 Physical demands of this job will require sufficient mobility to push, pull, lift and/or carry a minimum of 40 pounds. Are you able to perform this essential function of the job with or without reasonable accommodation? Yes No 12 Do you possess a valid California class C Driver's License? Yes No 13 All Orange County Sanitation District employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state law (California Government Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the Orange County Sanitation District requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency. Click on the radio button below to acknowledge you understand these requirements. Yes, I understand. Required Question Closing Date/Time: 12/13/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
Orange County Sanitation District, CA Orange, California, United States
Nov 25, 2021
Full Time
Description What do you value in your next job? At the Orange County Sanitation District our Core Values form the framework of our organization and reinforce our professional work ethic. If the following values ring true with you, we'd love to invite you to explore our career opportunities further. Integrity, Inclusion, Honesty, and Respect We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, inclusion, honesty, and respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our customers, and our community. We strive to demonstrate these values in our actions, commitments, and service. Leadership, Teamwork, and Problem Solving We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and using them wisely to achieve our mission. We strive to reach OC San goals through cooperative efforts and collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to solve problems in a creative, cost-effective, and safe manner, and we acknowledge team and individual efforts. Customer Service, Transparency, and Accountability We are committed to acting in a timely, accurate, accessible, and transparent manner through excellent customer service. We are committed to act in the best interest of our internal and external stakeholders. Resiliency, Innovation, and Learning We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills, and abilities. We recognize that only through personal growth and development will we progress as an agency and as individuals. Safety We are committed to providing a safe work environment. We will demonstrate leadership, promote individual accountability, and participate actively in the advancement of our health and safety practices. OC San is currently looking to fill the role of an Office Assistant . Under general supervision, the Office Assistant will serve primarily as the receptionist for the purchasing, contracts, and materials management division. They will serve as the point of contact for visitors of the division at the Orange County Sanitation District. The position will perform a variety of routine clerical responsibilities in support of the purchasing, contracts, and materials management division ; including: receiving office and telephone callers; referring callers to appropriate OC San staff for further assistance as needed; respond to complaints and requests for information; maintain calendar of activities, collect and assemble data and background materials for a variety of reports, arrange and coordinate meetings, and various events for assigned staff; collect and process appropriate information, assist other OC San staff, the general public, and outside groups and agencies by providing information related to specific programs; maintain safe and clean work area. Responsibilities also include establishing and maintaining filing systems; type a variety of documents and correspondence; maintain and order supplies and materials for department staff, prepare and maintain a variety of manual and automated records; operating a variety of office equipment including a computer, scanner, fax machine and copiers; and other related duties as assigned. Qualifications & Requirements The successful candidate will possess: High school diploma or equivalent; One year of increasingly responsible clerical support experience. Desirables: Prior public sector clerical experience. An intuitive team player with strong communication and customer service skills, knowledgeable in the proper use of grammar, spelling and punctuation. Proven ability to organize and prioritize a variety of projects and multiple tasks in an effective and timely manner is required. The ability to use sound judgment and is able to work independently and collaboratively; maintain professionalism, courtesy, and composure at all times, including during stressful situations; and be able to establish and maintain good working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Computer proficiency, including familiarity with MS Office applications (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams, and Outlook). Recruitment & Selection Process Vacancies: 1 (an eligible list may be established for future vacancies) Apply online at: www.ocsan.gov/jobs APPLICATION FILING DEADLINE: Friday, December 10, 2021 by 5:00 P.M. (or until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received) Hiring Salary Range: $26.19 - $28.86/Hour (starting salary will be within this range based upon qualifications) Supplemental Information PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and use standard office equipment, including a computer; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. This is primarily a sedentary office classification although standing in work areas and walking between work areas may be required. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter, and retrieve data using a computer keyboard, typewriter keyboard, or calculator and to operate standard office equipment. Positions in this classification occasionally bend, stoop, kneel, reach, push, and pull drawers open and closed to retrieve and file information. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects up to 10 pounds. ENVIRONMENTAL ELEMENTS: Employees work in an office environment with moderate noise levels, controlled temperature conditions, and no direct exposure to hazardous physical substances. Employees may interact with upset staff and/or public and private representatives in interpreting and enforcing departmental policies and procedures. DISASTER SERVICE WORKERS: All OC San employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state law (California Government Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the OC San requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency. OTHER INFORMATION: For the full range of duties, responsibilities, and essential job functions please review the Classification Specification for this position found on our website . Applicants must clearly demonstrate, through their application materials, that they meet the minimum requirements as outlined in the job announcement and class specification to receive further consideration. However, meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee an interview. All properly completed applications will be reviewed, and the most appropriately qualified individuals will be invited to continue in the selection process. False statements may be cause for disqualification, removal from the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All statements made on applications are subject to investigation and verification. To ensure your application is accurate and complete, please review the Job Application Guide . Employment is contingent upon successful completion of OC San's pre-employment process, which includes a background investigation and a physical examination. For some positions, this may include a drug screen. False statements may be cause for disqualification, removal from the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All statements made on applications are subject to investigation and verification. Reference Checks will be conducted by OC San to verify employment related information for all potential employees once a contingent job offer is made during the background investigation process. This is done to ensure that individuals who join OC San are well qualified and have a strong potential to be successful in their employment. The extent of the inquiry will depend on the position being applied for, but will at least include: Verification/Reference from current and past employers Confirmation of necessary licenses, certificates, and degrees. Please have all necessary documentation ready. Additional inquiries may be necessary depending on the position for which you are applying. Human Resources will also schedule a post-offer physical examination once a job offer has been made. OC San only accepts applications submitted via our online application system. Applications submitted via mail, fax or email will not be accepted. The provisions of this announcement do not constitute an expressed or implied contract. Any provision contained in this announcement may be modified or revoked without notice. Vacation leave; eleven paid holidays and one floating holiday; sick leave; group life insurance; group disability insurance; group health insurance(employee contribution is required), dependent coverage available, including medical, dental, and vision; a retirement* plan (Orange County Employees Retirement System) and the option of participating in a deferred compensation plan as well as other optional benefits. A credit union is available.Benefits are subject to the Board of Directors' periodic determination (usually annually) and the meet and confer process, and are therefore subject to change. The District makes a generous contribution toward the cost of these benefits. *New employees hired on or after January 1, 2013 will be subject to the retirement benefit formula and provisionsset forth by the California Public Employees' Pension Reform Actof 2013 (PEPRA). For more information on benefits, visit our website at https://www.ocsd.com/about-us/jobs/employee-benefits. 01 PLEASE READ. The information provided on the Supplemental Questions will be used in conjunction with your job application to determine whether you meet the qualification requirements. Failure to provide detailed and complete information may result in your application being rejected. Please do not submit a resume in place of completing the Supplemental Questions. Education obtained outside the United States must be comparable to education earned at an accredited school in the United States. We reserve the right to request further information about your academic program, evidence of comparability, or an original transcript. Any information you submit may be verified. When applying for this position, I understand that I must thoroughly complete the Education and Work Experience sections of my application and the Supplemental Questions. This includes a detailed description of each position that I feel qualifies me for the job I am seeking. I have read the above statement and understand that failure to provide sufficient detailed information may result in my application being rejected. I also understand that I may not submit a resume in lieu of filling out the job application or answering the Supplemental Questions. However, I may attach a resume to the application to provide additional information. Yes I understand 02 Do you have a high school diploma or its equivalent (GED)? Yes No 03 Do you have a minimum of one year increasingly responsible clerical or administrative support experience? Yes No 04 Do you have clerical or administrative support experience within a public agency? Yes No 05 If you answered "Yes" to the previous question, please describe your work experience within a public agency. Limit your answer to a small paragraph. Please note, "see resume" is NOT an acceptable answer. If you answered, "No" to the previous question, input "N/A". 06 Briefly describe your experience working with a high degree of independent judgment, tact, and initiative when completing assignments; and under steady pressure and frequent interruptions, with a high degree of detail to the needs of customers and public contact by phone or in person. 07 Which of the following best describes your level of proficiency with Microsoft Excel? No Experience Beginner Intermediate Advanced 08 Which of the following best describes your level of proficiency with Microsoft Word? No Experience Beginner Intermediate Advanced 09 Which of the following best describes your level of proficiency with Microsoft Outlook? No Experience Beginner Intermediate Advanced 10 Which of the following best describes your level of proficiency with Microsoft PowerPoint? No Experience Beginner Intermediate Advanced 11 Which of the following best describes your level of proficiency with Microsoft Teams? No Experience Beginner Intermediate Advanced 12 Do you have experience serving as the primary point of contact for visitors or as the receptionist? Yes No 13 If you answered "Yes" to the previous question, please describe your work experience in detail as the primary point of contact for visitors, or as a receptionist. Please note, "see resume" is NOT an acceptable answer. If you answered, "No" to the previous question, input "N/A". 14 All Orange County Sanitation District employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state law (California Government Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the Orange County Sanitation District requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency. Yes, I understand these requirements Required Question Closing Date/Time: 12/10/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
Orange County Sanitation District, CA Orange, California, United States
Nov 24, 2021
Full Time
Description What do you value in your next job? At the Orange County Sanitation District our Core Values form the framework of our organization and reinforce our professional work ethic. If the following values ring true with you, we'd love to invite you to explore our career opportunities further. Integrity, Inclusion, Honesty, and Respect We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, inclusion, honesty, and respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our customers, and our community. We strive to demonstrate these values in our actions, commitments, and service. Leadership, Teamwork, and Problem Solving We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and using them wisely to achieve our mission. We strive to reach OC San goals through cooperative efforts and collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to solve problems in a creative, cost-effective, and safe manner, and we acknowledge team and individual efforts. Customer Service, Transparency, and Accountability We are committed to acting in a timely, accurate, accessible, and transparent manner through excellent customer service. We are committed to act in the best interest of our internal and external stakeholders. Resiliency, Innovation, and Learning We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills, and abilities. We recognize that only through personal growth and development will we progress as an agency and as individuals. Safety We are committed to providing a safe work environment. We will demonstrate leadership, promote individual accountability, and participate actively in the advancement of our health and safety practices. OC San is currently looking to fill the role of an Electrical Technician I. Under supervision, the Electrical Technician I performs complex and non-complex level assignments including bending and installing conduit, pulling wire, troubleshooting power systems, and measuring voltage and amperage of electrical systems. Other duties will include assisting in the isolation and diagnosis of failures, troubleshooting, maintaining, cleaning, calibrating, and repairing electrical and electronic instruments and equipment. Additionally, this person will maintain and update all applicable documents, including single line diagrams and electrical ladder schematics, and maintain medium voltage electrical equipment. Qualifications & Requirements The successful candidate will possess: 1. High school diploma or G.E.D. supplemented by specialized training or coursework such as relevant trade school in electrical technology or a related field; AND 2. Two (2) years of experience maintaining, repairing, and installing electrical equipment. Licenses and/or Certificates: -Valid California Class C Driver's License. Recruitment & Selection Process Vacancies: 1 (an eligible list may be established for future vacancies) Apply online at: www.ocsan.gov/jobs APPLICATION FILING DEADLINE: Thursday, December 9, 2021 by 5:00 P.M. (or until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received) Hiring Salary Range: $38.50- $42.43/Hour (starting salary will be within this range based upon qualifications) Supplemental Information PHYSICAL DEMANDS Must possess mobility to work in and around wastewater treatment plants and pump/lift stations and related utility systems and facilities; strength, stamina, and mobility to perform moderate to heavy physical work, to work in confined spaces and around machines, to climb and descend ladders, and to operate varied hand and power tools and equipment; ability to travel to various District sites, projects and/or meetings; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone or radio. The job involves fieldwork requiring frequent walking in operational areas to identify problems or hazards. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter, and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to operate above-mentioned tools and equipment. Positions in this classification bend, stoop, kneel, reach, and climb to perform work and inspect work sites. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push and pull materials and objects weighing up to 40 pounds, or heavier weights with the use of proper equipment. ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS Employees work in and around facilities and are exposed to loud noise levels, cold and hot temperatures, inclement weather conditions, road hazards, vibration, confining workspace, chemicals, mechanical and/or electrical hazards, and hazardous physical substances and fumes. Employees may interact with upset staff and/or public and private representatives, and contractors in interpreting and enforcing departmental policies and procedures. DISASTER SERVICE WORKERS All OC San employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state law (California Government Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the OC San requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency. STANDBY AND CALL BACK Employees in this classification may be required to participate in standby duty and are subject to call back, which may include nights, weekends and 24-hour emergency call out with little or no notice. Any employee designated to serve on standby, or report to an emergency, and refuses to do such, shall be subject to disciplinary action up to and including termination. OTHER INFORMATION For the full range of duties, responsibilities, and essential job functions please review the Classification Specification for this position found on our website . Applicants must clearly demonstrate, through their application materials, that they meet the minimum requirements as outlined in the job announcement and class specification to receive further consideration. However, meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee an interview. All properly completed applications will be reviewed, and the most appropriately qualified individuals will be invited to continue in the selection process. False statements may be cause for disqualification, removal from the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All statements made on applications are subject to investigation and verification. To ensure your application is accurate and complete, please review the Job Application Guide . Employment is contingent upon successful completion of OC San's pre-employment process, which includes a background investigation and a physical examination. For some positions, this may include a drug screen. False statements may be cause for disqualification, removal from the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All statements made on applications are subject to investigation and verification. Reference Checks will be conducted by OC San to verify employment related information for all potential employees once a contingent job offer is made during the background investigation process. This is done to ensure that individuals who join OC San are well qualified and have a strong potential to be successful in their employment. The extent of the inquiry will depend on the position being applied for, but will at least include: Verification/Reference from current and past employers Confirmation of necessary licenses, certificates, and degrees. Please have all necessary documentation ready. Additional inquiries may be necessary depending on the position for which you are applying. Human Resources will also schedule a post-offer physical examination once a job offer has been made. OC San only accepts applications submitted via our online application system. Applications submitted via mail, fax or email will not be accepted. The provisions of this announcement do not constitute an expressed or implied contract. Any provision contained in this announcement may be modified or revoked without notice. Personal leave credits; eleven paid holidays and one floating holiday; group life insurance; group disability insurance; group health insurance, dependent coverage available, including medical, dental, and vision, employee contribution is required; a retirement plan (Orange County Employees Retirement System) and the option of participating in a deferred compensation plan as well as other optional benefits. A credit union is available. Benefits are subject to the Board of Directors' periodic determination (usually annually) and the meet and confer process, and are therefore subject to change. The District makes a generous contribution toward the cost of these benefits. 01 PLEASE READ. The information provided on the Supplemental Questions will be used in conjunction with your job application to determine whether you meet the qualification requirements. Failure to provide detailed and complete information may result in your application being rejected. Please do not submit a resume in place of completing the Supplemental Questions. Education obtained outside the United States must be comparable to education earned at an accredited school in the United States. We reserve the right to request further information about your academic program, evidence of comparability, or an original transcript. Any information you submit may be verified. When applying for this position, I understand that I must thoroughly complete the Education and Work Experience sections of my application and the Supplemental Questions. This includes a detailed description of each position that I feel qualifies me for the job I am seeking. I have read the above statement and understand that failure to provide sufficient detailed information may result in my application being rejected. I also understand that I may not submit a resume in lieu of filling out the job application or answering the Supplemental Questions. However, I may attach a resume to the application to provide additional information. Yes, I understand. 02 Do you have a high school diploma or its equivalent (GED)? Yes No 03 Do you have specialized training such as relevant trade school training in electrical technology or a related field? Yes No 04 If you answered "yes" to the previous question, please briefly describe the training you received and provide the name of the school or institution. if you answered "no" to the previous question, please type "N/A". 05 Do you have a minimum of two (2) years experience doing preventative maintenance, troubleshooting and installing electrical equipment and distribution systems up to 600V? Yes No 06 If you answered "Yes" to the above question, please briefly describe your experience. If you answered "no" to the previous question, please type "N/A". 07 Do you currently possess a Grade I Electrical / Instrumentation Certificate from the California Water Environmental Association (CWEA)? Yes No 08 Do you have knowledge and experience in electrical principles, methods, diagnostic tools, and OSHA safety guidelines? Yes No 09 Are you able to read and interpret Single Line diagrams, wiring schematics, or P&IDs? Yes No 10 Do you currently possess a valid California Class "C" driver's license? Yes No 11 All Orange County Sanitation District employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state law (California Government Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the Orange County Sanitation District requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency. Click on the radio button below to acknowledge you understand these requirements. Yes, I understand Required Question Closing Date/Time: 12/9/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
Orange County Sanitation District, CA Orange, California, United States
Nov 24, 2021
Full Time
Description What do you value in your next job? At the Orange County Sanitation District our Core Values form the framework of our organization and reinforce our professional work ethic. If the following values ring true with you, we'd love to invite you to explore our career opportunities further. Integrity, Inclusion, Honesty, and Respect We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, inclusion, honesty, and respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our customers, and our community. We strive to demonstrate these values in our actions, commitments, and service. Leadership, Teamwork, and Problem Solving We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and using them wisely to achieve our mission. We strive to reach OC San goals through cooperative efforts and collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to solve problems in a creative, cost-effective, and safe manner, and we acknowledge team and individual efforts. Customer Service, Transparency, and Accountability We are committed to acting in a timely, accurate, accessible, and transparent manner through excellent customer service. We are committed to act in the best interest of our internal and external stakeholders. Resiliency, Innovation, and Learning We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills, and abilities. We recognize that only through personal growth and development will we progress as an agency and as individuals. Safety We are committed to providing a safe work environment. We will demonstrate leadership, promote individual accountability, and participate actively in the advancement of our health and safety practices. OC San is currently looking to fill the role of a Construction Inspector (Electrical/Instrumentation/Controls). Under general supervision or direction, inspects moderately complex plant and collection facilities Electrical, Instrumentation and Control construction work performed by contractors to ensure contractual compliance with plans, specifications, codes, regulations, and District safety requirements; and prepares a variety of reports and documentation. Qualifications & Requirements The successful candidate will have: High school diploma or G.E.D., supplemented by specialized training or coursework in engineering technology, construction inspection, or a related field; AND Two (2) years of work experience performing construction inspection on public works construction projects. Valid California Class C Driver's License. Experience in industrial electrical and instrumentation installations and commissioning is desired. Recruitment & Selection Process Vacancies: 1 (an eligible list may be established for future vacancies) Apply online at: www.ocsan.gov/jobs APPLICATION FILING DEADLINE: Thursday, December 9, 2021 by 5:00 P.M. (or until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received) Hiring Salary Range: $47.38 - $52.23/Hour (starting salary will be within this range based upon qualifications) Supplemental Information Physical Demands Must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting using standard office equipment, including a computer, and to inspect District construction sites, including traversing uneven terrain, climbing ladders, stairs, and other temporary or construction access points; ability to travel to various District sites, projects, and/or meetings; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person, before groups, and over the telephone. This is primarily a field classification and standing in work areas and walking between work areas and to conduct inspections is required. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter, and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or calculator and to operate standard office equipment. Positions in this classification occasionally bend, stoop, kneel, reach, push, and pull drawers open and closed to retrieve and file information. Employees must possess the ability to lift, carry, push, and pull materials and objects weighing up to 40 pounds, or heavier weights with the use of proper equipment. Environmental Elements Employees partly work in the office and partly in the field and are exposed to loud noise levels, cold and hot temperatures, inclement weather conditions, road hazards, mechanical and/or electrical hazards, and hazardous physical substances and fumes. Employees may interact with upset staff and/or public and private representatives and contractors in interpreting and enforcing departmental policies and procedures. Disaster Service Workers All OC San employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state law (California Government Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the OC San requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency. OTHER information For the full range of duties, responsibilities, and essential job functions please review the Classification Specification for this position found on our website . Applicants must clearly demonstrate, through their application materials, that they meet the minimum requirements as outlined in the job announcement and class specification to receive further consideration. However, meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee an interview. All properly completed applications will be reviewed, and the most appropriately qualified individuals will be invited to continue in the selection process. False statements may be cause for disqualification, removal from the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All statements made on applications are subject to investigation and verification. To ensure your application is accurate and complete, please review the Job Application Guide . Employment is contingent upon successful completion of OC San's pre-employment process, which includes a background investigation and a physical examination. For some positions, this may include a drug screen. False statements may be cause for disqualification, removal from the eligible list, or discharge from employment. All statements made on applications are subject to investigation and verification. Reference Checks will be conducted by OC San to verify employment related information for all potential employees once a contingent job offer is made during the background investigation process. This is done to ensure that individuals who join OC San are well qualified and have a strong potential to be successful in their employment. The extent of the inquiry will depend on the position being applied for, but will at least include: Verification/Reference from current and past employers Confirmation of necessary licenses, certificates, and degrees. Please have all necessary documentation ready. Additional inquiries may be necessary depending on the position for which you are applying. Human Resources will also schedule a post-offer physical examination once a job offer has been made. OC San only accepts applications submitted via our online application system. Applications submitted via mail, fax or email will not be accepted. The provisions of this announcement do not constitute an expressed or implied contract. Any provision contained in this announcement may be modified or revoked without notice. Ten working days paid vacation after one year of service; eleven paid holidays and one floating holiday; sick leave; group life insurance; group disability insurance; group health insurance, dependent coverage available, including medical, dental, and vision, employee contribution is required; a retirement plan (Orange County Employees Retirement System) and the option of participating in a deferred compensation plan as well as other optional benefits. A credit union is available. Benefits are subject to the Board of Directors' periodic determination (usually annually) and the meet and confer process, and are therefore subject to change. The District makes a generous contribution toward the cost of these benefits. 01 PLEASE READ. The information provided on the Supplemental Questions will be used in conjunction with your job application to determine whether you meet the qualification requirements. Failure to provide detailed and complete information may result in your application being rejected. Do not submit a resume in place of completing these Supplemental Questions. Education obtained outside the United States must be comparable to education earned at an accredited school in the United States. We reserve the right to request further information about your academic program, evidence of comparability, or an original transcript. Any information you submit may be verified. When applying for this position, I understand that I must thoroughly complete the Education and Work Experience sections of my application and the Supplemental Questions. This includes a detailed description of each position that I feel qualifies me for the job I am seeking. I have read the above statement and understand that failure to provide sufficient detailed information may result in my application being rejected. I also understand that I may not submit a resume in lieu of filling out the job application or answering the Supplemental Questions. However, I may attach a resume to the application to provide additional information. Yes, I understand. 02 Do you have a high school diploma or G.E.D., supplemented by specialized training or coursework in engineering technology, construction inspection, or a related field? Yes No 03 If you answered "Yes" to the previous question, please describe your specialized training or coursework in engineering technology, construction inspection, or a related field. If you answered "No", write N/A. 04 Do you have two (2) years of work experience performing construction inspection on public works construction projects? Yes No 05 If you answered "Yes" to the previous question, please describe your work experience performing construction inspection on public works construction projects. If you answered "No", write N/A. 06 Do you have experience in industrial electrical and instrumentation installations and commissioning? Yes No 07 If you answered "Yes" to the previous question, please describe your experience in industrial electrical and instrumentation installations and commissioning. If you answered "No", write N/A. 08 Please list any relevant certifications you possess for this position. If none, write N/A. 09 Are you in possession of or do you have the ability to obtain an appropriate, valid driver's license? Yes No 10 All OC San employees are designated Disaster Service Workers through state law (California Government Code Section 3100-3109). Employment with the OC San requires the affirmation of a loyalty oath to this effect. Employees are required to complete all related training as assigned, and to return to work as ordered in the event of an emergency. Click on the radio button below to acknowledge you understand these requirements. Yes, I understand. Required Question Closing Date/Time: 12/9/2021 5:00 PM Pacific