Plant Operator
East Norriton, PA  / West Norriton, PA 
Posted Today
Job Description

We invite you to bring your professionalism and mechanical aptitude into play as you perform a wide range of mid-complex to complex tasks to keep our WasteWater treatment plants operating. To succeed in this role you must have High School Diploma / Vocational training or equivalent, and typically 5+ years' experience

Inviting bright minds

Do you want to push the boundaries of your profession and develop your excellence in an open, collaborative and empowering culture? We work to create a sustainable future and our inspiring projects and innovative solutions strive to set the standard among our peers. You will join a global company that has been growing successfully since its founding in 1945. Together, we lead and leave a positive impact on societies, companies and people around the world.

You will join our Municipal Water Operation department

As our new Plant Operator you will be part of field assignments based on client requirements. As a full-time Groundwater Treatment Operator based out of West Norriton, PA you will perform a wide range of mid-complex to complex tasks.

Your key tasks and responsibilities will be:

  • Performs daily operations and maintenance of groundwater treatment plants.
  • Serves as the backup operator on a variety of treatment plants in the NJ, PA regions.
  • Completes minor routine maintenance of equipment.
  • Demonstrates good interpersonal skills.
  • Applies a working knowledge of fundamental principles and procedures within specific discipline.
  • Operates facilities with computer or PLC controls.
  • Monitors, regulates and adjusts chlorinators, chemical feed pumps, and other process equipment.
  • Collects samples and performs routine in-lab test as required.
  • Maintains a log of operations and maintenance activities and related records.
  • Operates system to maintain compliance with permit requirements.
  • Washes clarifiers, dissolved air flotation systems, contact basins, operates sludge handling equipment and other process unit equipment, as required.
  • Good knowledge of the practices used, and the equipment required in the O&M of industrial facilities and ability to make routine laboratory and field tests for control of plant operations.
  • May operate a variety of the following types of equipment: forklift, aerial or scissor lifts, generator, compressors, pumps etc.
  • Participates actively in creating a safety culture at the jobsite.
  • Adheres to the policies and standards set forth in the Firm's Project Delivery Manual (PDM), Employee Manual and Corporate Health & Safety Manual.

Your starting point for constant growth

From the moment you join Ramboll, we will support your personal and professional development so that you grow with the company. For this role, we believe your starting point is:

  • High School Diploma / Vocational training or equivalent.
  • Applicable health & safety training
  • Typically, 5+ years' experience
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office.

Personal qualities that will help you succeed in this role include: Strong attention to detail and a positive attitude.

Welcome to our Water division

At Ramboll, a global team of bright water consultants support the development of sustainable societies, working with water projects on a global scale. We assist our clients on their most challenging water management issues, delivering solutions that enable people and nature to flourish. Our main service areas cover Climate Adaptation & Landscape Architecture, Water & Wastewater Treatment, Water Resource Management and Water & Wastewater Networks.

Ramboll in Americas

Ramboll has nearly 2,000 experts working across 50 offices in the Americas applying their passion to deliver innovative solutions within Environment & Health, Water, Energy and Planning & Urban Design. Founded in Denmark, Ramboll is a people company. We invite you to contribute to a sustainable future working in an open, collaborative and empowering culture.

How to apply

Apply online. Attach your CV, cover letter and relevant documents showcasing why you are the right fit for the role, and when you are available to start. We look forward to receiving your application.

Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
5+ years
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