Inspector Water Pollution Control Job Description Sample
Water Pollution Control Field Inspector, (B194135-3), R27, Water Pollution Control
Inspects City facilities and collects samples to determine compliance with local, state, and federal regulations; ensures proper methods and techniques are utilized in taking samples.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of plumbing elements.
Ability to work in an environment that may be dirty and unhealthy (for example, inspecting sand and grit traps, inspecting of manholes, inspecting liquid waste transporter vehicles, etc.).
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with elected officials, the general public, and other public officials.
Ability to make independent decisions in accordance with established polices and procedures.
Ability to maintain good planning and organizational skills.
Ability to give directions to and gain compliance from assigned staff.
Ability to maintain a valid Texas Driver License and a good driving record.
Ability to maintain harmonious and effective working relationships with other employees and respond to general public complaints.
Ability to project a positive and professional image of the City of Laredo.
Ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing in the English language and orally in the Spanish language.
Ability to comply with all City of Laredo's policies and procedures.
Ability to maintain good health and physical condition sufficient to permit the full performance of the duties of the position.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Work is performed inside and/or outside an office. Work may be exposed to a variety of weather conditions and outdoor elements, such as: excessive heat and inclement cold weather. Work may be exposed to a variety of environmental conditions, such as: unknown & dangerous conditions, unusual environmental stress, contagious infectious disease, irritating chemicals, dirt, grease, oils, dust, fumes, smoke, gases, and slippery/uneven walking surfaces. Capable of working closely with others or alone, working with protective devices, working on ladders or scaffolding, working around moving objects or vehicles, working around machines with moving parts and objects, working with hands in water, and traveling by car 50% of the time. Ability to operate a motor vehicle, office equipment, and mechanical equipment; Work requires moderate carrying and lifting (15 pounds up to 45 pounds and over), straight pulling, pulling hand over hand, simple grasping, repeated bending, sitting, standing, pushing, crouching, twisting, kneeling, stooping, climbing stairs and ladders, walking, and reaching above shoulders. Ability to see, write, read, count, identify shade of colors, perceive depth, and hearing is needed to perform the essential functions of this job.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Collects water samples from distribution systems, rivers, and treatment plants.
Inspects wastewater lines at industrial discharges for grease traps, grit and sand removals.
Collects wastewater samples from industries and rivers.
Writes daily activity reports.
Cleans sampling equipment.
Assists in maintaining good communication between staff, visitors, and other business contacts.
Must follow all rules of telephone courtesy in all telephone communication.
Will be required to drive a City vehicle for City business use.
Performs other duties as assigned.
High School Diploma or G.E.D.
At least one (1) year of experience in customer service, inspections, or environmental related activities.
Valid Licenses and Certifications
Valid Texas Driver License*
- If applicant holds an out-of-state license, a State of Texas Driver License must be obtained prior to employment.
As part of the minimum requirements for all positions with the City of Laredo, a thorough background check and certified school transcripts will be required from all applicants who are offered employment.
Effective February 24, 1997, all selected applicants are required to undergo a drug and alcohol test prior to employment.
Effective January 7, 2008, all persons in safety-sensitive functions/positions, as per City of Laredo Drug and Alcohol Policy definition, shall be subject to random drug and alcohol testing.
A person with a disability who needs a reasonable accommodation related to a selection process is requested to contact the Human Resources Department at (956) 727-6460 two days prior to the scheduled interview and/or test if applicable.
"AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER, THE CITY COMPLIES WITH THE AMERICAN WITH DISABILITIES ACT."
Senior Water Pollution Control Operator
SENIOR WATER POLLUTION CONTROL OPERATOR
Regular Full-Time Employment Opportunity
The City of Sunnyvale is seeking a highly motivated individual for the position of Senior Water Pollution Control Operator. The ideal candidates will have a journeyman level understanding of Wastewater Treatment and the associated equipment and controls required to operate those systems. The Sunnyvale Water Pollution Control Plant is a Class V Wastewater Treatment Facility with Recycled Water production.
The Sunnyvale Water Pollution Control Plant is undergoing an exciting transition, we are replacing original processes, structures and equipment with the latest treatment technologies and we would like you to be part of that upgrade. The SWPCP is currently constructing new Screening, Pumping, Grit Removal, Sedimentation, Odor Control, Power Distribution and SCADA system as the first major replacement effort. The Plant is also in design for a new Secondary Treatment process with Dewatering and Thickening to carry the city forward in our on-going effort to protect the bay and provide high quality Recycled Water.
The Senior Water Pollution Control (WPC) Operator provides support for their team members on an assigned shift. The Senior WPC Operator, as the shift supervisor oversees the operation, inspection and maintenance of the treatment process, plant equipment and facilities. The Senior WPC Operator is a reliable communicator that prioritizes tasks and ensures that Operators, Maintenance and other team members work in a safe and productive environment.
For a complete job description, please click here: Job Description Essential Job Functions
(May include, but are not limited to, the following):
Performs all water pollution control operator duties including, operating centrifugal pumps, piston pumps, valves, sluice gates, blowers, mechanical bar screens, chemical feeders, chlorinators, collectors, aerators, channel masters or grinders; monitors, reads and calculates the flow of water through the Water Pollution Control Plant by meters, gauges and visual inspections.
Oversees and inspects the work of assigned staff, and ensures the safe, compliant and effective operation of the plant.
Coordinates emergency response measures at the plant; notifies the Department of Public Safety as needed; and is familiar with contingency plans, operations, layout and activities in the facility, including the location of all pertinent records and documents.
Monitors all of the plant processes to ensure that local, state, and federal regulatory requirements are met.
Reviews, comments and makes recommendations on plans and specifications for Capital Improvement Projects during design and construction at the Water Pollution Control Plant.
Acts as liaison and coordinator for contractors and vendors on an as-needed-basis.
Operates and makes minor repairs to engines, motors, pumps, sedimentation basins, chlorinators, contact channels and other related equipment.
Becomes proficient at the use and application of the Plants Computerized Maintenance Management System and issues work orders in a timely fashion to ensure equipment is properly maintained.
Certifies log books entries are accurate, complete and meet established guidelines.
Performs analytical tests as needed.
Performs confined space entry and may oversee such entries and ensure compliance with appropriate safety regulations
Conducts sampling and monitoring by boat in the outfall channel, sloughs and ponds as necessary
Ensures cost effective operations through the control and monitoring of electrical and chemical usage and costs.
Regulates removal of primary sludge, sedimentation tank skimming and programming of sludge cycles.
Checks and reviews time cards, and ensures compliance with vacancy guidelines; assists in training assigned staff and makes recommendations for improvement when needed.
May act as the Designated Operator in Charge for the Water Pollution Control Operations Manager in his/her absence.
Position requires sitting, standing, walking on level, uneven and slippery surfaces, reaching, twisting, turning, kneeling, bending, stooping, squatting, crouching, grasping and making repetitive hand movements in the performance of daily duties. The position also requires near and far vision when operating assigned equipment. Acute hearing is required in both the field and the office. The ability to lift, carry and push tools, equipment and supplies weighing up to 50 pounds is also required. Additionally, the incumbent in this outdoor position works in all weather conditions, including wet, heat, and cold. The incumbent may be exposed to chemicals, hazardous materials, skin irritants, fumes, and solvents. The nature of the work may also require the incumbent to perform confined space entries, climb ladders, use power and noise producing tools and equipment, drive motorized vehicles and work in heavy traffic conditions. All the work at the plant requires the use of appropriate personal protective equipment and/or established safety programs to perform the job. Some of these requirements may be accommodated for otherwise qualified individuals requiring and requesting such accommodations. Minimum Qualifications
Education and Experience:
The minimum qualifications for education and experience can be met in the following way:
Graduation from high school or tested equivalent, AND
Three years of experience in the operation and maintenance of a wastewater treatment plant.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Chemistry, biology and operation of: primary treatment, oxidation ponds, fixed growth reactors, air flotation tanks and filtration; polymer, chlorine and sulfur dioxide additions, and other related wastewater and water reclamation technology, equipment and practices.
Principles and practices necessary in the operation of filtration and disinfection for a Water Reclamation Plant.
Principal and practices necessary in the operation of the Power Generation Facility and operation of related equipment.
Regulatory agency guidelines as they apply to discharges of wastewater for both receiving water and water reclamation discharge.
Mechanical, electrical and hydraulic principles.
Safety procedures pertaining to plant operations, including the techniques for handling and storing hazardous chemicals, and responding to and reporting chemical spills and other emergencies.
- The use of hand, power, mechanical, electrical and pneumatic tools, parts and support equipment including their proper identification and application.
Carry out all of Sunnyvale Water Pollution Control Plant standard operating procedures, and operations and maintenance requirements.
Read and interpret drawings, plans, schematics and specifications.
Keep accurate records and prepare clear and concise reports, correspondence and memoranda.
Supervise and train assigned staff.
Perform all plant operations without direct supervision.
Analyze and correct plant operations problems, and ensure continuous safe operation of the plant.
Perform routine laboratory analysis for treatment and process control evaluation.
Work as a an effective member of a team capable of listening, taking direction and offering support.
Travel to various and remote locations in and around the Water Pollution Control Plant, surrounding ponds and landfill area.
Understand and carry out oral and written instructions, and to communicate in a professional manner both orally and in writing; establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.
Respond to emergencies at any time of the day or night, or on weekends or holidays; occasionally perform duties for periods longer than the normal eight-hour work day or more than five days per week, or both.
Work with, in, and around influents containing industrial wastes, plant process chemicals, hazardous materials, and residential sewage.
Read and interpret gauges and other recording devices reflecting wastewater treatment plant operations and make complex operational adjustments based on recorded data.
Wear a respirator or breathing apparatus.
Observe safety principles and work in a safe manner.
Operate standard office equipment.
Licenses and Certificates
Possession and continued maintenance of a valid class C California driver's license and a safe driving record.
Possession of a valid Grade III Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators Certificate issued by the California State Water Quality Control Board.
Application and Selection Process
If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a City of Sunnyvale employment application and responses to the supplemental questions to the Department of Human Resources by 5:00 pm on Monday, June 3, 2019.
Candidates are asked to fully describe any training, education, experience or skills relevant to this position. Electronic applications may be submitted on-line through the City's employment page at Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on City Jobs or application materials may be submitted to: Department of Human Resources, 505 West Olive Avenue, Suite 200, Sunnyvale, CA 94086. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
Applications will be screened based on the minimum qualifications of this position. Based upon a review of the application materials, qualified candidates will be invited to participate in the next stage of the examination process, which may consist of an oral exam scheduled for Tuesday, June 18, 2019. The final selection interviews are tentatively scheduled for Wednesday, June 26, 2019. Those candidates that meet the minimum qualifications will be placed on an eligibility list for up to one year, in accordance with the City's Civil Service Rules and Administrative Policies. (Note: The examination process may be changed as deemed necessary by the Director of Human Resources).
If selected to continue in the process, a copy of your current California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) record printout will be required. To obtain a copy, you can go to the DMV website at http://www.dmv.ca.gov/portal/dmv/detail/online/dr to purchase your record on-line for $2.00.
Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be placed on an eligibility list for up to one year, in accordance with the City's Civil Service Rules and Administrative Policies. Any candidate selected by the hiring department will be required to successfully complete a pre-employment process, which may consist of a background history check as well as a medical exam(s) administered by a City-selected physician(s) before hire. Prior to starting work, all newly-hired employees will be fingerprinted to check conviction history. A conviction history will not necessarily disqualify an applicant from appointment; however, failure to disclose conviction history will result in refusal of employment or termination. Positions which are covered by the Department of Transportation regulations are required to submit to a pre-employment drug test and to random drug and alcohol testing.
INFORMATION ABOUT PROOF OF EDUCATION
Any successful candidate selected by the hiring department will be required to submit proof of education (i.e., original copy of the diploma or college/university transcripts).
Positions in this job classification are represented by the Sunnyvale Employees Association (SEA).
The information contained within this announcement may be modified or revoked without notice and does not constitute either an expressed or implied contract.
The City of Sunnyvale is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of the City of Sunnyvale not to discriminate against all qualified applicants or employees on the basis of actual or perceived race, religion (including religious dress or grooming practice), color, sex (includes gender, pregnancy, childbirth, medical conditions related to pregnancy or childbirth, breastfeeding or medical conditions related to breastfeeding), gender identity and/or gender expression, sexual orientation (including heterosexuality, homosexuality and bisexuality), ethnic or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, uniformed service member status, marital status, family relationship, age, cancer or HIV/AIDS related medical condition, genetic characteristics and/or genetic information, and physical or mental disability. Applicants needing special accommodations for testing should submit a request to the Department of Human Resources at time of application.
Process Control Associate - Water Resources
The Gwinnett County Department of Water Resources is a publicly-owned utility, committed to providing excellent water, wastewater and stormwater services at the best possible value to the citizens of Gwinnett County. The department is widely recognized for service excellence in the operation of 2 water production facilities, 3 water reclamation facilities and 226 pump stations. In addition, DWR maintains 3,667 miles of water lines, 2,654 miles of sewer lines and 1,325 miles of stormwater pipe. The Department of Water Resources takes pride in stewardship of the environmental resources entrusted to us and pledge to be responsible as we manage water as a limited, but renewable, resource
The incumbent oversees day to day maintenance of computerized plant automation and control systems for DWR Water/Waste Water Plants and/or Pumping Stations. This is a very technical position responsible for monitoring software and identification of problems with hardware/software in various control systems at the facilities as well as overall integrations between the systems. This includes the Foxboro Distributive Control System (DCS), Wonderware Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system, Allen Bradley Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) and various process control instrumentation. The position may have supervisory responsibility over other techs performing work in the field.
The grade for this position is C411.
Bachelor's Degree in Electronics
Two years of electronics experience;
Or, an equivalent combination of education and experience
sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job.
For information related to position specific Essential Duties, Knowledge and Skills and Physical requirements, click here.
NOTE: The class specifications listed on this site are not the official class specifications for Gwinnett County and are subject to change.
Health, dental, vision, prescription drug insurance plans
Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical and Dependent Care
Basic, Optional and Dependent Life Insurance
Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
On-site Medical Wellness Center
Holidays: 12 holidays per year
Annual leave (vacation): 13 day accrual per year
Sick leave: 13 day accrual per year
Immunizations (Flu Shots, Tetanus, etc.)
Wellness Incentive Programs
Annual Wellness Fair
529 College Savings Plan
Financial Education Programs
Longevity Pay after 3 years (full-time status)
Tuition Reimbursement after 2 years (full-time status)
Employee assistance program
Uniforms and equipment furnished
Employee discount programs
Retirement Benefits include:
Defined Contribution Retirement Plan
Employees can choose a contribution rate of 2.5%,5.0%, or 7.5%
Gwinnett County will contribute 7.0% of your pensionable earnings per pay period.
An employee is fully vested in 5 years. An employee can retire if he/she has reached the age of 55 and the sum of age and years of service equals 65.
Deferred Compensation Plan
If you contribute at least 2.5% of your base pay to the 457(b) plan, Gwinnett County will contribute an additional 1% to your Defined Contribution Retirement Plan (this is in addition to the 7% described above).
Warehouse Quality Control Inspector
Warehouse Quality Control Inspector
Coach Glass is looking for a Warehouse Quality Control Inspector. You will be the first Warehouse Quality Control Inspector to join our company, and as a result, you will have the opportunity to make a huge impact on our success of servicing our customers.
Who we are:
We are the leading original equipment and after-market specialty glass supplier in providing quick shipping, vast selection of windshields and technical expertise. We are a national company with four warehouses throughout the U.S. Our inventory includes windshields for conversion busses, motor coaches, fire apparatus, specialty vehicles, transit and school busses.
What you'll do:
As the Warehouse Quality Control Inspector, you will oversee the quality control of all incoming and outgoing products. You will be instrumental in inspecting, measuring, documenting and communicating all relevant data used to improve the quality of our products and services. You will read scans, drawings and understand the tolerance expectations for the products as required. Based on your observations, you will recommend adjustments or enhancements. This position involves working physically, unpacking, repackaging and lifting glass ranging from small side glass pieces to large one piece windshields, using equipment to lift the largest pieces.
- analytical, detail oriented, self-starter and have basic mathematical skills
- able to work independently with minimal direction
- a good communicator in both verbal and written form
- organized and always looking for ways to improve processes
- a team player who enjoys collaborating with other teams
- pride yourself in providing top notch customer service
- capable of handling the physical nature of sizeable windshields
Demonstrated experience in quality control and warehousing
Previous fork lift experience
Ability to read, understand and use mathematical concepts and blueprints
Intermediate knowledge of Excel, Outlook and Word
Current driver's license and a clean driving record.
Knowledge of proper lifting techniques.
Pass pre-employment drug test and background check.
What you'll get:
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
Health Reimbursement Arrangement
Flexible spending accounts
Vacation, sick time, and holiday pay, volunteer time off
401(K) profit sharing plan, plus employer match
Constant considerable physical exertion required involving bending, stooping, reaching, twisting, lifting, pushing and pulling.
Exposed to moderate levels of heat, cold moisture and wetness from working in the warehouse.
The warehouse environment can be dusty and noisy.
Doors are frequently open, causing drafts and interior temperature changes.
Ability to lift 50-80 pounds.
Quality Control Inspector 3Rd Shift
Quality Control Inspector 3rd shift
About Hartz …
Join a team of people who share a common passion – a love of pets! Hartz is a manufacturer of quality pet care products, helping pets and families bond for over 90 years. We work hard to bring innovative products to market, make a difference in our communities and support our teams both inside and outside of work.
Our role …
This position is primarily responsible for the finished product in all stages of production. The candidate will also be able to analyze, organize, and prioritize issues effectively and efficiently. The position requires effective communication (written and verbal) with multiple levels of personnel both internal and external.
If you are as passionate about Pets as we are, and would like to make a real difference as a part of a winning team then we want to hear from you! This position is located at our Pleasant Plain, OH manufacturing facility.
You will …
Responsibility to assure the food safety, legality and quality of the products we make
Assist personnel on Quality to ensure products meet Hartz's quality standards
Prepare, perform, document, report, and follow-up on internal audits/inspections to evaluate, monitor and improve overall compliance levels. Recommends compliance related to policies/procedures. Ensure activities are performed in a timely and accurate manner
Assist in internal investigations related to process deviations and facilitate the root cause analysis
Propose process improvements to strengthen systems and prevent quality/regulatory related issues. Coordinate activities in support of both current and future Quality initiatives
Review and implement applicable SOPs
Perform daily QA/QC functions on an as required basis, such as FG inspections, training, etc
Execute sampling plans (as applicable) of materials for purposes of inspection, testing, and retain samples
Review for proper completion of the production documentation (i.e., Line Start-Up Checklists, Batch Record Review)
Perform in-process inspections (as applicable)
Support Quality Supervisor and Manager in whatever projects and programs necessary
Perform other duties or projects as assigned
What you will bring …
High School Diploma or equivalent
A minimum of 1-year related experience in a Quality Control environment
Prior experience in the food and/or pharmaceutical systems of the cGMP environment is preferred
We offer …
- Competitive compensation and generous employee benefits
Quality Products for pets since 1926
Hartz is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer of women, minorities, individuals with disabilities & protected veterans.
Quality Control Inspector
1381 Hwy 17 North Fort Meade Florida 33841
Welcome to Valmont, where a world of opportunity awaits. When you join our team, you become part of a passionate group dedicated to changing lives and conserving resources around the globe. We want problem solvers who roll up their sleeves to foster progress and innovation for all people. At Valmont, we provide infrastructure, irrigation, tubing and coatings to the world. We strengthen cities. We nourish croplands. We design, manufacture and coat. Our products and services make a difference. Join us, and BUILD YOUR WORLD.
A Brief Summary of This Position:
The Quality Control Inspector is an Individual Contributor role responsible for the processing and all final quality control of the finished products to ensure that they meet quality standards. The Inspector performs visual and dimensional inspections and tests on materials and components as during both the manufacturing process and in the completed production state. The inspector may also perform checks in the shipping department to randomly confirm the correct completion of orders.
Final machining and final quality control of finished products (including securing reinforcement endings by cement / resin mortar)
Conduct assessment of compliance with the requirements for finished product(s)
Carry out the production of spun cast concrete poles
Report product defects to the manager
Knowledgeable of the types of manufactured elements
Complies with the general OSHA and fire safety instructions for work at the concrete pump station
Perform Lock-out/Tag-out and maintain restricted access to the emergency stops and the main switch
Knowledge of the FPC system
Other Important Details about the Role:
This position reports to the Plant Supervisor and has no direct reports
Must have a high awareness for the safety of other employees and machines used in the production area
Ability to understand and follow through with direction from management
Participate in LEAN and 5S projects, as well as keep immediate production area clean
The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a professional manner
The ability to pay attention to detail and follow work instructions
The ability to work one (1) to two (2) shifts of overtime per week
The ability to work in extreme temperatures with exposure to chemicals and irritating particulates
The ability to recognize and solve practical problems
Required Qualifications of Every Candidate (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities):
Ability to follow instructions from others
Ability to read and interpret production drawings, specifications and codes
Ability to read write and perform basic math functions such as adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing
Ability to lift up to lift up to 50 lbs. with average lift at 10 lbs.
2 year previous Quality Assurance experience in a manufacturing or fabrication environment
Ability to obtain CQI certification through the American Society of Quality
Basic computer knowledge
Experience with or knowledgeable of pole production process
Knowledge of the technological instructions for the production of poles
Ability to prioritize work in order to complete deadlines
Valmont does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment, call (402) 963-1115 or email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.
Quality Control Inspector (Part Time) - FPS SFL
Constellis was established in 2010 by a group of operators and investors who sought to combine best-in-class brands, assets and people within the complex risk management industry. Today, the leading provider of risk management and operational support services worldwide, Constellis combines the legacy capabilities and experience of ACADEMI, AMK9, Triple Canopy, Olive Group, OMNIPLEX, Centerra, Edinburgh International, Strategic Social and all of their affiliates. From life support, procurement, operations and maintenance to high-threat protection, training, C4I systems integration and crisis response, Constellis helps its clients achieve and sustain success, no matter where they are in the world. Constellis operates in approximately 40 countries with regional offices in Africa, the Americas, Europe and the Middle East. Constellis is headquartered just outside of Washington, D.C. in Reston, VA.
Quality Control Inspector -- Part Time
Perform inspections and provide supplementary contract performance monitoring.
Report to the Contract Manager and participate with management in the standard application of quality system processes while serving as impartial observers in matters of testing, evaluating, and recommending corrective action and new initiatives.
Will be responsible for supporting, monitoring, and upgrading the contract quality control plan and is responsible for ensuring the work force complies with contract requirements.
Serve as a member of the quality control team and assists with overall quality and standards conformance in accordance with the SOW
Must have prior or current law enforcement or military experience.
Experience with project development and implementation in the area of quality control and inspections
Experience in management and control of resources using complex reporting mechanisms.
Demonstrated capability in managing multi-task of various types and complexity.
Must be eligible to be cleared to the DHS Suitability level
Ability to plan projects, meet objectives, and develop contingencies
With operations across every major continent and an annual revenue of $1.7 billion dollars, Constellis provides a wide array of opportunities for individuals looking to build successful careers in a fast-paced, growing industry. Legal, moral and ethical business practices remain at the cornerstone of our culture and Constellis continues to be recognized for our emphasis on quality and compliance. This strong track-record of performance is supported by our deep relationships across key government agencies and blue chip commercial customers. With more than 21,000 personnel worldwide, the majority of whom are military or law enforcement veterans, we leverage our employees' ambition and passion for creating a safer world. Our extensive operational expertise is augmented by our intimate knowledge of economies, communities and cultures. As a result, we share a willingness to support complex operations in some of the world's most demanding places.
Some Travel within the State of OK is required.
May be required to lift and carry awkward items weighing up to 25 lbs. Requires intermittent standing, walking, sitting, squatting, stretching and bending throughout the workday.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Race/Color/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Vet
Quality Control Inspector
We want problem solvers who roll up their sleeves to foster progress and innovation for all people. At Valmont, we provide infrastructure, irrigation, tubing and coatings to the world. We strengthen cities.
We nourish croplands. We design, manufacture and coat. Our products and services make a difference.
Join us, and BUILD YOUR WORLD. A Brief Summary of This Position: The Quality Control Inspector is an Individual Contributor role responsible for the processing and all final quality control of the finished products to ensure that they meet quality standards.
The Inspector performs visual and dimensional inspections and tests on materials and components as during both the manufacturing process and in the completed production state. The inspector may also perform checks in the shipping department to randomly confirm the correct completion of orders. Essential Functions:
Final machining and final quality control of finished products (including securing reinforcement endings by cement / resin mortar) Conduct assessment of compliance with the requirements for finished product(s) Carry out the production of spun cast concrete poles Report product defects to the manager Knowledgeable of the types of manufactured elements Complies with the general OSHA and fire safety instructions for work at the concrete pump station Perform Lock-out/Tag-out and maintain restricted access to the emergency stops and the main switch Knowledge of the FPC system Other Important Details about the Role: This position reports to the Plant Supervisor and has no direct reports Must have a high awareness for the safety of other employees and machines used in the production area Ability to understand and follow through with direction from management Participate in LEAN and 5S projects, as well as keep immediate production area clean The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a professional manner The ability to pay attention to detail and follow work instructions The ability to work one (1) to two (2) shifts of overtime per week The ability to work in extreme temperatures with exposure to chemicals and irritating particulates The ability to recognize and solve practical problems Required Qualifications of Every Candidate (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities): Ability to follow instructions from others Ability to read and interpret production drawings, specifications and codes Ability to read write and perform basic math functions such as adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing Ability to lift up to lift up to 50 lbs. with average lift at 10 lbs. 2 year previous Quality Assurance experience in a manufacturing or fabrication environment Ability to obtain CQI certification through the American Society of Quality Basic computer knowledge Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These
Experience with or knowledgeable of pole production process Knowledge of the technological instructions for the production of poles Ability to prioritize work in order to complete deadlines Valmont does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.
Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment, call (402) 963-1115 or email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.
Quality Control Inspector
Company: FreshPoint Connecticut
Zip Code: 06114
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 0-1
Travel Percentage: 0
More information about this job:
FreshPoint is North America’s largest exclusively owned produce distributor. We purchase unique and seasonal products that support local farms and growers.
But we’re much more than just produce. At FreshPoint, we’re all about People. Passion. Produce! If you want an opportunity to join a company focused on healthy living, environmental stewardship, and growing not only produce but your career, then read on and find what’s waiting for you at FreshPoint.
The Quality Control Inspector is responsible for conducting daily cooler walk-through to inspect product, identifying quality issues and assisting with product repacking as needed.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Conduct daily walk-through of assigned coolers to check quality of product and identify any quality issues.
Check dates of product for proper product rotation by date.
Communicate quality issues to Buyers, Receivers and management as needed to resolve quality issues.
Notify Manager, Quality Control of any shortage, and damage of product or poor quality product
Evaluate and maintain quality of all existing merchandise, remove any distressed product, determine what product needs reworking and what product should be discarded.
Rework all distressed/damaged products.
Report all lost product or transfers to Manager, Quality Control.
Verify and log that proper cooler temperatures are maintained.
Keep coolers clean and clear of empty pallets and debris.
Assure that all inventory is properly blocked throughout the day.
Assure that all inventory is properly labeled.
Assure allergen products are properly segregated.
Assist in inventory count procedures.
Ability to communicate and work well with others.
Adhere to all safety rules.
Good attendance and adherence to the work schedule. May be required to work overtime.
Follow all SQF principles pertinent to your position as specified by the SQF Practitioner.
Perform other duties as assigned by Manager, Quality Control, Manager, Day Warehouse or designee.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
Ability to operate warehouse power equipment.
Ability to interact with others in a professional manner.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
General understanding of the shipping procedures of a high volume warehouse operation.
Solid understanding of produce varieties handled in a wholesale operation.
EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE:
High School diploma or equivalent and a minimum of two (2) years related experience (knowledge of produce industry preferred).
Continuous strenuous manual moving of product weighing up to 50 lbs. during the shift; infrequent moving of product up to 80 lbs. during the shift.
Continuous bending, squatting, lifting, pushing and pulling.
Constant standing and walking for periods in excess of eight hours.
Must be able to get on and off all equipment and operate it efficiently.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.
FreshPoint, a Sysco company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.
Nearest Major Market: Hartford
Environmental Control Compliance Inspector
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Salary listed will be the salary as of July 1, 2019.
This is a full-time permanent, Safety Sensitive Environmental Control Inspector position within the Inspection division of the Department of Inspections & Permits.
The Environmental Code Compliance Inspectors within the division investigate and when applicable, document non-permitted environmental violations. These individuals are responsible for overall case management from initial investigation through to final abatement.
This work requires a thorough, objective, disciplined approach, which is time consuming and time sensitive in that applicable status requires civil and criminal charges be filed within established timelines. Additionally, the issuance of Uniform Civil Citations, similar to the filing of civil and criminal complaints, allows alleged violator(s) the benefit of due process through appropriate legal venues, entailing preparation with assigned legal counsel and Court appearances.
This is skilled work in securing and maintaining compliance with County and national codes and regulations governing soil erosion control in construction projects.
NATURE AND VARIETY OF WORK
Work involves responsibility for effecting compliance with legally established codes and regulations for the county soil erosion and sedimentation programs. Work includes the application of discretion and judgment in the interpretation of pertinent codes and regulations and in making inspections. Work is performed under general supervision within established policies, regulations, and technical guidelines, and is reviewed by a superior through conferences and reports.
Examples of Duties and Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: (Note: The duties and responsibilities enumerated in this class specification are for the purpose of determining a common set of minimum qualifications and salary level for all positions in this class. They are not intended to include all of the essential functions of all positions in the class.)
Conducts soil erosion and sedimentation control inspections; conducts construction meetings; makes minor field adjustments in plans; and investigates complaints and code violations.
Advises contractors, land owners, and others regarding soil erosion codes and regulations.
Assists in the review of applications and issues permits; investigates possible or actual problems and complaints; and initiates corrective actions.
Prepares and maintains necessary records and reports; and attends seminars.
Performs related work as required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Considerable knowledge of soil erosion and sedimentation control methods and techniques.
Considerable knowledge of construction methods and procedures.
Ability to inspect complex construction projects for compliance with soil and erosion control regulations.
Ability to read and evaluate complex grading and construction plans.
Ability to enforce and interpret regulations with firmness, tact, and impartiality.
Ability to plan, assign, and supervise the work of subordinate inspectors.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with subordinates, contractors, land owners, and the public.
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
Graduation from high school, including or supplemented by courses in drafting and blueprint reading; two (2) or more years of experience in erosion control practices and infrastructure installations or a related field; a Maryland certificate in training for erosion control or ability to obtain the certificate within six months of hire; and a valid non-commercial Class C motor vehicle operator's license.
NOTE: Courses in drafting and blueprint regarding may be substituted with skilled work in reviewing, implementing or enforcing minimum standards of construction and/or site developments.
NOTE: Infrastructure installation includes water & sewer lines, storm drain lines, paving curb and gutter, and hard improvements such as roadways, parking lots or drive ways.
NOTE: This is a Safety Sensitive position and employees in this position are subject to Controlled Dangerous Substance (CDS) and Alcohol testing.
NOTE: Longevity pay is available based on years of service.
Preference will be given to candidates with the following:
Experience with investigating and documenting environmental violations.
Experience with case management of an initial investigation to its final abatement.
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