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Commissioning Specialist - Water Business

Canada-Toronto

Req#: 32625BR

Date published: 29-Sep-2017

Opportunity: Experienced Hire

Business Line: Water

Business Plan: ENS

Level: 130

Primary Purpose:
Black & Veatch delivers design, procurement and construction solutions to help provide safe drinking water to communities worldwide. We serve public and private clients with a strong focus on life cycle economy, efficiency, and reliability. Black & Veatch helps clients with startup, commissioning, troubleshooting, and training of their operations staff to be able to effectively operate the new and upgraded facilities.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
• Provide startup, commissioning and troubleshooting services for conventional and advanced wastewater treatment.
• Prepares standard operating procedures and operation and maintenance manuals for new and existing facilities.
• Perform onsite training of operations staff.
• Evaluate staffing, operating costs, and system redundancy for reliable operations.

Minimum Qualifications:
Minimum of 2 years’ of experience performing duties similar to those of an Environmental Scientist 3. All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Job Qualifications:
Has at least 10 years experience in wastewater operations or commissioning of wastewater plants. Plant startup and commissioning experience a must. Technical writing skills and basic computer skills (Word, Excel, PDF, Microsoft Visio) are a must.

Has the functional and technical knowledge and skills to do the job at a high level of accomplishment. Uses rigorous logic and methods to solve difficult problems with effective solutions; probes all fruitful sources for answers; can see hidden problems; is excellent at honest analysis; looks beyond the obvious and doesn't stop at the first answers. Makes decisions in a timely manner, sometimes with incomplete information and under tight deadlines and pressure; able to make a quick decision. Makes decisions in a timely manner, sometimes with incomplete information and under tight deadlines and pressure; able to make a quick decision. Accurately scopes out length and difficulty of tasks and projects; sets objectives and goals; breaks down work into the process steps; develops schedules; anticipates and adjusts for problems and roadblocks; measures performance; evaluates results.

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