WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT LAB TECHNICIAN
The Borough of Pleasant Hills is located in Allegheny County PA. The WWTP is a 5.0 MGD
Activated Sludge Facility with three remote pump stations and two eq basins. We are
responsible for treating wastewater from six different Municipalities.
Candidates must possess and maintain:
Class A, E Subclass 1, 4, 5 or have the qualifications to upgrade to this certification.
Valid Pennsylvania Drivers License.
High School Diploma or GED Equivalent.
Accreditations for the following sample methods:
o Fecal Coliform – Colilert 18/Quantitray
o Residue, Nonfilterable (TSS) – SM2540 D
o BOD/CBOD – SM5210 B
o Ammonia as N/Distillation Variance – USGS I-3520-85
Candidates must be able to perform the following job duties:
Perform all duties of the Laboratory Supervisor associated with the State Lab
Perform all duties of the Pretreatment Coordinator including the scheduling and
completion of testing for Pretreatment Program.
Conduct laboratory tests in various stages of the wastewater treatment process to
ensure that all Federal, State and County regulations are met.
Monitor and record test results performed by plant operators.
Record test results of all samples and submit all reports to the proper agencies for
Communicate all plant changes or adjustments to Management.
Work weekends and holidays on a rotation basis-4hr shifts, avg.15 weekends and
Base Pay Rate is $33.51 per/hr.
Pre-employment Drug/Alcohol testing and background check is required.
The Borough of Pleasant Hills offers an attractive wage, comprehensive benefits package and a
workplace with an emphasis on quality and teamwork.
Please submit resumes to: Pleasant Hills Borough Attn: Kelly Theiss 410 E. Bruceton Road
Application deadline: May 13, 2022