Pollution Control Monitor - FOG

  • Atlanta
  • Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Apr 16, 2018
Full time Biology - Ecology Environmental Science - Engineering Hazardous Waste - RCRA -Toxics Waste Management - Recycling Water Quality Watershed - Stormwater - Wastewater

Job Description

General Description and Classification Standards

Permit, inspect and maintain compliance of food service establishments in accordance with the City of Atlanta Grease Ordinance. Inspects each facility in the designated area to ensure proper operations and maintenance of fats, oil and grease removal devices and to ensure proper disposal of the contents.  This is a field position and will require some heavy lifting.

Supervisor Received

Works under general supervision of the Pollution Control Monitor Senior in the Fats, Oil and Grease Division. Works independently or with similarly skilled workers with responsibility for completion of assigned task.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities: These are typical responsibilities for this positon and should not be construed as exclusive or all inclusive.  May perform other assigned duties.

  • Plan and conduct inspection of commercial wastewater pretreatment systems for compliance with the city ordinance.
  • Perform measurements and calculations to determine that the pretreatment system is in compliance with the 25% rule as require by city ordinance.
  • Accurately delivers all commercial wastewater discharge permits within assigned area.
  • Provide information and directives concerning the proper installation and maintenance of commercial pretreatment systems.
  • Provides directives concerning actions required to achieve and maintain compliance with the city ordinance.
  • Prepares and enters inspection records, prepares reports; notice of violations and other correspondence.
  • Ensures the environmental code enforcement of the Grease Ordinance from a field operatives perspective by issuing citations and being prepared to testify in court.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:  This is a partial listing of necessary knowledge, skills and abilities required to perform the job successfully.  It is not an exhaustive list.

  • Knowledge of time management; knowledge of plumbing practices and terminology; knowledge of wastewater terminology.
  • Skilled in operating a basic computer/laptop; basic software skills; skills in problem solving.
  • Ability to adapt to changes in the field; ability to speak clearly and concisely to the public; ability to operate field equipment such as : sludge jug, camera etc. ability to operate company vehicle
  • Ability to understand scientific terms ability to write business letters and compose spreadsheets; ability to make independent judgment in absence of supervision.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Applicants for this position must have a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Environmental, biology, Chemistry, or one of the Earth Sciences.
  • And experience in Food Service Establishment Inspections, industrial waste inspections, wastewater monitoring, and /or compliance activities; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities for this job.
  • Must possess a valid Georgia Driver License.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Applicants for this position must have a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Environmental, biology, Chemistry, or one of the Earth Sciences.
  • One year experience in Food Service Establishment Inspections, industrial waste inspections, wastewater monitoring, and /or compliance activities
  • Must possess a valid Georgia Driver License.

Licensures and Certifications:

  • Valid State of Georgia Driver’s License required,
  • GACE (Georgia Association of Code Enforcement) level 1 or the ability to obtain one is desirable.
  • Wastewater Laboratory Analyst certification is desirable.

Essential Capabilities and Work Environment

Required physical, lifting, and sensory capabilities are requirements to perform the job successfully. Typical environmental conditions associated with job.

City of Atlanta is an equal opportunity employer

Posting Expiration Date: April 19, 2018

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Sector

Government- Local/Regional

Salary

Salary Range: $36,500 - $45,600