Town of Lyman | 81 Groce Road Lyman | SC 29365
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August 14, 2017 at 06:00 pm.

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The Town of Lyman is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Wastewater Operator Postition Available 

Class A Waste Water Operator – Town of Lyman

The town of Lyman is seeking an experienced Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator who is interested in being part of a team that takes pride in their career.  This full time position will work directly with the Town of Lyman’s Wastewater Treatment Facility and related equipment. A competitive salary, based on experience and qualifications, and excellent benefits package including South Carolina State Retirement, will be offered.


·         High School Diploma or G.E.D.

·         1 – 3 years’ experience in Waste Water Operations and Maintenance

·         College degree or relevant advanced training (Associate Degree or Technical School may be substituted for up to 2 years of experience



·         South Carolina Class A  Waste Water Treatment Operator License

·         Knowledge of principles, practices, materials, and procedures related to the operation and maintenance of a Waste Water Treatment Plant

·         Proficient in the use of office equipment including computers and computer applications such as: Microsoft Word, Excel, and statistical databases.

·         Ability to operate a Belt Press and Chemical Feed Systems

·         Valid Driver’s License

The Waste Water Operator will be responsible for:

·         Independently and in a team setting operates, schedules, maintains, repairs and inspects wastewater treatment facility and related equipment

·         Start up and shut down of equipment as directed

·         Monitor equipment for optimum operational efficiency

·         The collection of water samples per SC DHEC regulations, performing process control laboratory testing, recording data and preparing regulatory reports, adjusting chemical feed rates, and other similar duties following local, state and federal regulations, policies and procedures to ensure environmental compliance. 

·         Monitor and perform routine upkeep of pumping systems

·         Calibrate, modify, or repair instrumentation and control equipment including recorders, flow meter, turbidity meters and other water quality monitoring equipment.

  • Assist in the physical clean out of tanks and vessels, load and unload chemical deliveries for the facility and be able to work in inclement weather as needed to maintain facility.
  • Maintain a variety of records including but not limited to log books and lab sheets related to inspections, maintenance activity, water supply, consumption  when assigned, for working with regulatory agencies during inspections and audits.
  • Obtain and maintain licenses required to effectively operate the facility as dictated by federal, state and local regulation.

Work Environment:

·         Ability to lift, carry, push and pull equipment up to 75 lbs.

·         Ability to work in crouching, climbing, and bending positions.

·         Ability to lift heavy objects, walk and stand for extended periods of time, and perform strenuous physical labor under adverse field conditions.

·         Ability to work independently to complete daily activities.

·         Available to work weekends, holidays, and rotating shifts.

·         Work in extreme weather, work overtime when required.

·         Able to work in confined spaces

·         Able to climb ladders.

 Please mail resumes to: Town of Lyman, 81 Groce Road, Lyman, SC 29365, or email at

The Town of Lyman is an Equal Opportunity Employer