Treatment Plant Operator


Treatment Plant Operator

Treatment Plant Operator

    April 9, 2021    By admin

  •   Full Time
  •   Nashville, TN

The Treatment Plant Operator is responsible for operating, managing, and controlling the daily activities associated with the Stormwater/Wastewater Treatment Facility (SWTF). Other responsibilities include ensuring compliance with MNAA’s National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit and Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP).

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensures compliance with MNAA’s NPDES permit and SWPPP.
  • Analyzes real-time data collected from various measuring devices, including flow meters, dissolved oxygen meters, and conductivity meters to make operational decisions in the water treatment facility to protect the environmental stewardship of the airport.
  • Produces written and oral reports for internal and external stakeholders.
  • Monitors industrial activity and weather forecasts to anticipate flows and concentrations to be received by stormwater piping and collection systems.
  • Operates supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system for water treatment facility operation and inspection.
  • Performs regular (daily, weekly, monthly, and quarterly) monitoring (on-site and remote) of the water treatment facility and stormwater outfalls.
  • Applies Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) safety principles to maintain safe operation of water treatment facility.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 4 – 7 years biological treatment plant operation or related experience
  • Valid Driver License CLASS D
  • OSHA Confined Space Certification within 90 days.
  • OSHA Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) training certification within 180 days.
  • Chemical Spill Response Training in accordance with 29CFR1910.120(q) within 180 days.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in chemistry, biology, or related field.
  • Airfield Operations Area Driving License within 180 days.

Application Deadline: April 22, 2021

How to apply:

Apply by visiting:
Human Resources, 140 BNA Park Drive, Suite 520, Nashville, TN 37214 | (615) 275-1600 | Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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