California American Water
Water Quality & Environmental Compliance Specialist (Biotech)
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With a history dating back to 1886, American Water is the largest and most geographically diverse U.S. publicly traded water and wastewater utility company. The company employs more than 7,000 dedicated professionals who provide regulated and market-based drinking water, wastewater and other related services to 15 million people in 46 states. American Water provides safe, clean, affordable and reliable water services to our customers to help make sure we keep their lives flowing. For more information, visit amwater.com and follow American Water on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
Join California American Water and start making a direct impact in the water industry! As a part of our Water Quality team, in Sacramento, CA, you will ensure that our operations are in compliance with regulatory law in the areas of water, wastewater, hazerdous waste, and environmental management. The Water Quality and Environmental Compliance Specialist will interact with regulatory agencies and respond to reporting and inspection requests, as well as audits. We are looking for someone who likes a challenge and enjoys learning.
In this role, you will be responsible for the coordination of collecting samples from the treatment plant or distribution system, performing routine water quality analyses, sample custody, data entry and recordkeeping. You will interpret water quality results and initiate chemical dosage changes to treatment process. The Water Quality and Environmental Compliance Specialist will be responsible for organizing functions and activities related to environmental management and water quality for assigned facility. Investigates water quality complaints in the field and determines course of action needed.
In addition, you will be responsible for maintaining all applicable lab certifications, accreditations, or approvals to conduct compliance and process quality control work. You will implement the day-to-day collection of water quality samples. You will implement programs to ensure environmental compliance and assist in resolving treatment issues.
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