Prestage Foods of South Carolina - Wastewater Operator

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Wastewater Operator

Prestage Foods of SC is a family-owned turkey processing plant located in Camden, SC. Our mission is to produce quality food at a competitive price. We are looking for individuals who go the extra mile and will be a great addition to our team.

  • GED (Min.); Min. C-level or higher certification (required)
  • Working knowledge in wastewater operation or related field
The wastewater operator operates, monitors, and troubleshoots the wastewater treatment facility and its processes. The position reports to the maintenance supervisor w/ a primary work schedule of M-F, day shift, with flexibility to work early/ late shift, overtime, and weekends, as needed.  

Specific Duties / Responsibilities: 
  • Performs all aspects of sampling, monitoring and testing to maintain compliance with Federal, State, and Local regulations for wastewater process. 
  • Performs and documents various tests required for operation of the wastewater systems
  • Completes daily checks of wastewater process and pump stations
  • Conducts necessary weekend checks of wastewater plant on a rotating basis
  • Assists with regular and unscheduled maintenance & repairs on water equipment and machinery. 
  • Operates with a safety-first mindset above all other department measuring parameters.  
  • Shares knowledge with others and works towards own certification advancement
  • Works with minimal supervision and brings wastewater process opportunities forward
  • Other duties as assigned by Manager/Supervisor. 
  • Min. basic working-knowledge of wastewater processes and systems 
  • Solid understanding/ knowledge base of local, state, and federal wastewater regulations
  • Detailed-oriented; able to work in fast-paced environment
  • Team player and leader w/ excellent communication skills
Physical Requirements: 
  • Lift / move up to 35 lbs.; occasionally 50 lbs.
  • Stand, walk, bend, kneel, climb, stoop up to 10 hrs./shift
  • Work safely in hot, cold, wet environment e.g., 35-40 / 100 degrees

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We offer competitive salary and great benefits.
*An Equal Opportunity Employer*