FDC- ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN IV - 70043125- LIberty CI
FDC- ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN IV - 70043125- LIberty CI Requisition No: 56216 Agen
Position: Engineering Technician
Salary: $42,000 per year
Type: Full Time
Requisition No: 56216
Agency: Department of Corrections
Working Title: FDC- ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN IV - 70043125- LIberty CI
Position Number: 70043125
Salary: $42,000.14 Annually
Posting Closing Date: 06/17/2019
Anticipated Vacancy/ Pending Reclassification
Engineering Technician IV-WWTP-70043125
This advertisement is for a Career Service position located at Liberty Correctional Institution. This is not a classroom
SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
This working position is responsible for the Waste/Wastewater Treatment Plant at a Correctional Institution both in
operations and maintenance. This position also instructs inmates in the special skills necessary to operate a Water and
Wastewater Treatment Plant through an apprentice on-the-job training program designed to develop experience and skills
necessary to assume and fulfill the position of Operator of a water or sewer utility.
Operates and maintains Water Treatment Plant and Wastewater Treatment Plant in compliance with the DEP permit and
DEP rules and regulations.
Carries out the preventive maintenance program for both plants. Orders and stocks all chemicals used in the operation
Repairs all breakdowns which can be done at the operator level and troubleshoots other specialized equipment for the
utility operation such as compressors, pumps, air blowers, chlorinators, etc.
Cleans bar screens, grit chamber, settling, and sludge beds as necessary. Collects samples and performs tests including,
but not limited to dissolved oxygen, total solids, suspended solids, settle able solids, biological oxygen demands, and acid
or alkaline tests.
Prepares reports as required on plant operations from the results of daily tests. Maintains and operates logs and related
Prepares progress and performance reports for assigned inmates for use by the inmate’s classifications team in measuring
and determining the rehabilitative progress of the assigned inmate consistent with motivation needs and the development
of a positive approach to rehabilitation efforts.
Maintains custody and control of inmates assigned under the supervision of the position in accordance with accountability
requirements for inmates outlined in operational procedures.
Participates in required departmental staff training to enhance background and ability.
Performs other related duties as required.
Essential/Entry Level KSA’s:
Ability to communicate technical information effectively.
Ability to perform technical engineering tasks.
Ability to interpret engineering data.
Ability to read blueprints and schematic drawings.
Ability to establish and maintain a working relationship with others.
Ability to work in a training capacity with people in individual and group settings.
Ability to collect, record, and evaluate data relating to the training of individuals.
Ability to prepare and maintain records and other instruction materials.
Ability to work independently.
Ability to speak clearly and correctly to individuals and groups.
Ability to plan, organize, and coordinate work assignments.
Ability to communicate effectively.
A high school diploma or equivalent
At least three (3) years of experience in the Wastewater/Water Treatment Plant field
A Class C Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator License
A Valid Class E Driver’s License
The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or
violence in the workplace.
Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the
agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be
made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.
The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in
accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.
VETERANS’ PREFERENCE. Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will
receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply. Candidates claiming
Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for
example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida
Administrative Code. Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking . All documentation is due
by the close of the vacancy announcement.
This job is no longer available, please consider other positions.