Wastewater Shift Supervisor
Veolia North America

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Company Description

Veolia Group aims to be the benchmark company for ecological transformation. With nearly 220,000 employees worldwide, the Group designs and provides game-changing solutions that are both useful and practical for water, waste and energy management. Through its three complementary business activities, Veolia helps to develop access to resources, preserve available resources and replenish them. In 2021, the Veolia group provided 79 million inhabitants with drinking water and 61 million with sanitation, produced nearly 48 million megawatt hours and recovered 48 million tonnes of waste. Veolia Environnement (Paris Euronext: VIE) achieved consolidated revenue of 28,508 billion euros in 2021. www.veolia.com

Job Description

Primary Duties / Responsibilities

  • Directs plant wastewater, bio solids and energy utilization and power generation processes on a rotating shift to ensure safe, cost effective and efficient operations to meet VW contract and all regulatory requirements.
  • Provides first line supervision to the union shift personnel.
  • Optimizes the processes at the plants, within the process and technical limitations of the systems.
  • Assists in the hiring/interviewing process of department staff.
  • Assists in the grievance resolution process.
  • The freedom to act is guided by operational directives and procedures, along with backup communication with plant engineering and operational management.


Education / Experience / Background

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Associate or Bachelor's degree in wastewater, environmental sciences or related field preferred.
  • WDNR Advanced License preferred. Completion of certification required within three years in this position.
  • First Class Power Operating Engineer license preferred. Completion required within 3 years in this position.
  • Five years of applicable work experience.

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

  • Knowledge and skills in the processes and methods of wastewater treatment, bio solids handling programs, air emissions systems and standards, laboratory standard methods for water and wastewater and operation and maintenance procedures for related equipment.
  • Superior interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to develop and maintain good working relationships with client, public, and employees
  • Valid Wisconsin Driver's License.
  • Ability to work a rotating shift schedule.

Physical Requirements / Work Environment

  • This job is largely performed in an office and plant environment on a rotating shift basis. The employee is occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; climb stairs or ladders; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell. The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include ability to distinguish color, close vision and distance vision.

Additional Information

A subsidiary of Veolia group, Veolia North America (VNA) offers a full spectrum of water, waste and energy management services, including water and wastewater treatment, commercial and hazardous waste collection and disposal, energy consulting and resource recovery. VNA helps commercial, industrial, healthcare, higher education and municipality customers throughout North America. Headquartered in Boston, Mass., Veolia North America has more than 10,000 employees working at more than 350 locations across the continent.


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