Function: Under general supervision, responsible for collecting and preparing samples, performing routine laboratory tests and analyses in accordance with standard practices and for the accurate recording of findings at the LOTT Clean Water Alliance (LOTT) Wastewater Treatment Facilities.
Essential Functions: Assigned duties include, but are not limited to the following:
Responsible for performing routine chemical (organic and inorganic), physical and microbiological tests and analyses for all plant processes, waste stream flows, water, sediment and environmental samples;
Perform conventional analytical techniques and sampling, including quality control;
Prepare, standardize and document preparation of testing solutions;
Assemble test data and maintain accurate and accessible records;
Report data utilizing various computer programs, such as spreadsheets, database and word processing. Provide Operations staff with timely information and results;
Compile physical data from Operations staff to calculate necessary information;
Experience/Education: Associates degree in Chemistry, Biology, Environmental Science or closely related field and one year work experience performing qualitative and quantitative analyses of environmental samples required. Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Biology, Environmental Science or closely related field may be substituted for work experience. Additional experience may be substituted for education on a year for year basis. Work experience in an accredited or certified laboratory preferred. Washington State Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator certification is desired.
Additional Requirements: Must possess a valid Driver’s License. Must participate in LOTT’s Health and Safety Program.
State of Washington Department of Retirement Systems PERS Plans
Full family Medical, Dental, Vision benefit programs
Paid Time Off
HRA VEBA Account
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About LOTT Clean Water Alliance
The LOTT Alliance's mission is to preserve and protect public health and the environment by cleaning and restoring water resources for our communities. To accomplish that mission, LOTT owns and operates wastewater and reclaimed water facilities throughout the Lacey-Olympia-Tumwater area. These include our main centralized treatment plant, a satellite reclaimed water treatment plant, a 40-acre park-like setting featuring reclaimed water ponds and groundwater recharge basins, three pump stations, and miles of main sewer interceptor pipelines.