Woodland, California, The County of Yolo is recruiting to fill one regular, full-time position in the class of Digester Operator at the Department of Community Services. The position exist within the Integrated Waste Management Division at the Yolo County Central Landfill. Definition Under supervision, inspects, operates, and maintains landfill bioreactors, anaerobic digesters, in-vessel digester and food depackaging facility, aerobic composting and other related facilities; performs daily operational controls and monitoring of system processes, including laboratory measurement and field corrective and repair work.
Interested applicants should submit an online County of Yolo Employment Application, verification of education , and responses to supplemental questions by the closing date . For important and detailed information regarding the application and selection process for this recruitment, please see the APPLICATION AND SELECTION PROCESS section of the official job announcement.
Closing date: Monday, August 3, 2020 Education: Completion of 12 semester or 18 quarter units from accredited college, university or recognized trade institution. Course work in a related technical field is desired; AND Experience : Two (2) years of full-time, progressively responsible experience performing duties related to the operation, monitoring, and repair of equipment in one or more of the following facilities: anaerobic digester, aerobic composting, in-vessel digester and food depackager, wastewater treatment plants, potable water pump stations, water treatment plants, lift stations, storm drain pumping stations, or other mechanical facilities with similar systems and equipment. Substitution: Additional education may be substituted for the required experience on a year-for-year basis up to a maximum of one year. One year of full-time experience being equivalent to 30 semester or 45 quarter units. Certification: Successful completion of 40-hours of Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) training is required within the first six (6) months of employment. All certifications must be maintained as required. License: Positions in this classification require incumbents to possess and maintain a valid California driver's license, Class C or higher, to carry out job related duties. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to a physical or mental disability may request a reasonable accommodation.