Orange County Sanitation District

  • 10844 Ellis Ave, Fountain Valley, CA 92708, United States
  • www.ocsd.com

The Orange County Sanitation District (OCSD) is a public agency that is dedicated to maintaining world-class leadership in wastewater and water resource management.  OCSD operates and maintains the third largest wastewater treatment facilities east of the Mississippi River.

 

Mission Statement

We, the employees and the board of directors of the Orange County Sanitation District, are committed to protect public health and the environment by developing, integrating, and implementing fiscally responsible solutions to wastewater, water reclamation, and watershed protection issues. We are a value-based organization dedicated to upholding and consistently demonstrating the attributes affirmed in our Guiding Principles.

 

Guiding Principles

Our Guiding Principles are a declaration of who we are and the beliefs we affirm. They form the framework of our organization and reinforce our professional code of ethics.

 

Honesty, Trust and Respect

  • We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, honesty, trust, and respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our customers, and our community.

 

Teamwork and Problem Solving

  • We strive to reach OCSD goals through cooperative efforts and collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to solve problems in a creative, cost-effective and safe manner, and we acknowledge team and individual efforts.

 

Leadership and Commitment

  • We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and using them wisely and safely to achieve our objectives and goals. We are committed to act in the best interest of our employees, our organization, and our community.

 

Learning/Teaching - Talents, Skills, & Abilities

  • We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills, and abilities, knowing that only through personal growth and development will we continue to progress as an agency and as individuals.

 

Recognition/Rewards

  • We seek to recognize, acknowledge and reward contributions to OCSD by our many talented employees.

 

5 job(s) at Orange County Sanitation District

Orange County Sanitation District, CA Fountain Valley, CA 92708, USA
Jun 23, 2017
Full Time
What do you value in your next job? At the Orange County Sanitation District our Core Values form the framework of our organization and reinforce our professional work ethic. If the following values ring true with you, we'd love to invite you to explore our career opportunities further. Honesty, Trust, & Respect We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, honesty, trust, and respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our customers, and our community. Teamwork & Problem Solving We strive to reach OCSD goals through cooperative efforts and collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to solve problems in a creative, cost-effective and safe manner, and we acknowledge team and individual efforts. Leadership & Commitment We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and using them wisely and safely to achieve our objectives and goals. We are committed to act in the best interest of our employees, our organization, and our community. Learning/Teaching - Talents, Skills and Abilities We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills, and abilities, knowing that only through personal growth and development will we continue to progress as an agency and as individuals. Recognition/Rewards We seek to recognize, acknowledge and reward contributions to OCSD by our many talented employees. OCSD is currently looking to fill the role of an Engineering Supervisor Under general direction, plans, prioritizes, assigns, supervises, reviews, and participates in the work of staff responsible for project management for the capital improvement program; establishes schedules and methods for providing, managing, and improving engineering processes and services; identifies resource needs; reviews needs with appropriate management staff; allocates resources accordingly; participates in the development of policies and procedures; monitors work activities to ensure compliance with established policies and procedures; makes recommendations for changes and improvements to existing standards and procedures; recommends and assists in the implementation of goals and objectives; implements approved policies and procedures; implements strategic initiatives, enforcement programs, and regulations; participates in the selection of engineering staff; provides or coordinates staff training; works with employees to correct deficiencies; implements discipline procedures; participates in the preparation and administration of the assigned engineering program or project budget; submits budget recommendations; monitors expenditures; performs the most technically complex tasks of the work unit as necessary; oversees and assists in the preparation of requests for proposals and related documents; negotiates professional services and change order agreements; performs related duties as required. As this position oversees project managers, duties may also include the following: performing project management functions for major capital projects including developing schedules, budgets, and staffing requirements; assembling and leading project teams; planning, directing, and coordinating activities of projects to ensure that goals and objectives of projects are accomplished on schedule and within prescribed budget; preparing scopes of work; preparing requests for proposals; communicating effectively with team and stakeholders; reviewing quality and quantity of work; managing the procurement and work product of outside consultants; managing cost variances and developing recovery plans; preparing and presenting reports and other necessary correspondence on assigned projects; performing related work as required.
Orange County Sanitation District, CA Fountain Valley, CA 92708, USA
Jun 20, 2017
Full Time
What do you value in your next job? At the Orange County Sanitation District our Core Values form the framework of our organization and reinforce our professional work ethic. If the following values ring true with you, we'd love to invite you to explore our career opportunities further. Honesty, Trust, & Respect We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, honesty, trust, and respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our customers, and our community. Teamwork & Problem Solving We strive to reach OCSD goals through cooperative efforts and collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to solve problems in a creative, cost-effective and safe manner, and we acknowledge team and individual efforts. Leadership & Commitment We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and using them wisely and safely to achieve our objectives and goals. We are committed to act in the best interest of our employees, our organization, and our community. Learning/Teaching - Talents, Skills and Abilities We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills, and abilities, knowing that only through personal growth and development will we continue to progress as an agency and as individuals. Recognition/Rewards We seek to recognize, acknowledge and reward contributions to OCSD by our many talented employees. OCSD is currently looking to fill the role of an Electrical Technician I . Under supervision, the Electrical Technician I performs complex and non-complex level assignments including bending and installing conduit, pulling wire, troubleshooting power systems, and measuring voltage and amperage of electrical systems. Other duties will include assisting in the isolation and diagnosis of failures, troubleshooting, maintaining, cleaning, calibrating, and repairing electrical and electronic instruments and equipment. Additionally, this person will maintain and update all applicable documents, including single line diagrams and electrical ladder schematics, and maintain medium voltage electrical equipment.
Orange County Sanitation District, CA Fountain Valley, CA 92708, USA
Jun 17, 2017
Full Time
What do you value in your next job? At the Orange County Sanitation District our Core Values form the framework of our organization and reinforce our professional work ethic. If the following values ring true with you, we'd love to invite you to explore our career opportunities further. Honesty, Trust, & Respect We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, honesty, trust, and respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our customers, and our community. Teamwork & Problem Solving We strive to reach OCSD goals through cooperative efforts and collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to solve problems in a creative, cost-effective and safe manner, and we acknowledge team and individual efforts. Leadership & Commitment We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and using them wisely and safely to achieve our objectives and goals. We are committed to act in the best interest of our employees, our organization, and our community. Learning/Teaching - Talents, Skills and Abilities We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills, and abilities, knowing that only through personal growth and development will we continue to progress as an agency and as individuals. Recognition/Rewards We seek to recognize, acknowledge and reward contributions to OCSD by our many talented employees. OCSD is currently looking to fill the role of an Instrumentation Technician I. Under supervision, the Instrumentation Technician I performs a variety of assignments in the installation, maintenance, and calibration, of process control instrumentation and related equipment; implements additions or modifications of control systems; troubleshoots and repairs electrical, electronic, microprocessor-based, pneumatic, and mechanical process control components; identifies, isolates, and diagnoses failures using various types of test equipment; interprets schematic and loop drawings and coordinates repairs with other divisions as necessary. Others duties include maintaining and updating all applicable documents, including software and application programs, instrumentation loop drawings, piping and instrument drawings (P&ID's) and electrical ladder schematics; and troubleshooting process control computer equipment.
Orange County Sanitation District, CA Huntington Beach, CA, USA
Jun 17, 2017
Full Time
What do you value in your next job? At the Orange County Sanitation District our Core Values form the framework of our organization and reinforce our professional work ethic. If the following values ring true with you, we'd love to invite you to explore our career opportunities further. Honesty, Trust, & Respect We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, honesty, trust, and respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our customers, and our community. Teamwork & Problem Solving We strive to reach OCSD goals through cooperative efforts and collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to solve problems in a creative, cost-effective and safe manner, and we acknowledge team and individual efforts. Leadership & Commitment We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and using them wisely and safely to achieve our objectives and goals. We are committed to act in the best interest of our employees, our organization, and our community. Learning/Teaching - Talents, Skills and Abilities We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills, and abilities, knowing that only through personal growth and development will we continue to progress as an agency and as individuals. Recognition/Rewards We seek to recognize, acknowledge and reward contributions to OCSD by our many talented employees. OCSD is currently looking to fill the role of a Maintenance Supervisor (Instrumentation) . Under general direction of the Maintenance Manager, supervises and coordinates instrumentation and control systems maintenance activities within the Electrical and Instrumentation Maintenance Division. Plans, prioritizes, assigns, supervises, reviews, and participates in the work of staff maintaining and repairing instrumentation and control systems found in the wastewater treatment plants and related facilities. Oversees and participates in the installation, monitoring, testing, calibrating, troubleshooting, maintenance, and repair of a variety of electrical, electronic, pneumatic and hydraulic, control equipment, communications, and electromechanical systems. Accomplishes work objectives and oversees work of field technicians and coordinates assigned activities with other divisions, outside agencies, and the general public. This person will efficiently plan and coordinate the activities of instrument and controls technicians; provide technical support and oversight to field technicians maintaining complex monitoring and control systems; assist in staff development for future assignments; selecting, training, motivating, and evaluating assigned staff; completing performance appraisals; identify and resolve staff conflicts; work with employees to correct deficiencies; and, when necessary, implement disciplinary procedures. In addition, the Maintenance Supervisor will assist in the development and implementation of divisional goals, objectives, policies, and programs. This person will be responsible for applying District policies and procedures to assigned staff. The successful candidate will work with other Operations and Maintenance divisions to provide support for their activities and for their requests for repairs or changes in the plant. The Maintenance Supervisor will support the CIP program by participating in meetings, reviewing submittals, and supporting commissioning activities.
Orange County Sanitation District, CA Fountain Valley, CA 92708, USA
Jun 17, 2017
Full Time
What do you value in your next job? At the Orange County Sanitation District our Core Values form the framework of our organization and reinforce our professional work ethic. If the following values ring true with you, we'd love to invite you to explore our career opportunities further. Honesty, Trust, & Respect We aspire to the highest degree of integrity, honesty, trust, and respect in our interaction with each other, our suppliers, our customers, and our community. Teamwork & Problem Solving We strive to reach OCSD goals through cooperative efforts and collaboration with each other and our constituencies. We work to solve problems in a creative, cost-effective and safe manner, and we acknowledge team and individual efforts. Leadership & Commitment We lead by example, acknowledging the value of our resources and using them wisely and safely to achieve our objectives and goals. We are committed to act in the best interest of our employees, our organization, and our community. Learning/Teaching - Talents, Skills and Abilities We continuously develop ourselves, enhancing our talents, skills, and abilities, knowing that only through personal growth and development will we continue to progress as an agency and as individuals. Recognition/Rewards We seek to recognize, acknowledge and reward contributions to OCSD by our many talented employees. OCSD is currently looking to fill the role of Senior Mechanic. Under general supervision, the Senior Mechanic performs technical duties and responsibilities in the maintenance, repair, service, and troubleshooting of equipment and machinery in wastewater treatment plants and related facilities; performs predictive, preventive, and corrective maintenance on assigned equipment and machinery; and operates and maintains a variety of hand, pneumatic, and power tools and equipment. Specifically, this individual will be responsible for performing mechanical maintenance and repair on primary, secondary, dewatering, or odor control treatment facility equipment in the plant, including boilers, pumps, mobile and stationary engines, air and gas compressors, evaporators, scrubbers, blowers, belt filter presses, bar screens, augers and conveyor belts, backflow prevention equipment; performing complex predictive, preventive, and corrective mechanical maintenance by inspecting and cleaning equipment, troubleshooting cause of malfunctions using visual inspection and precision measuring and testing instruments; initiating paperwork outlining confined space entry procedures; reading schematic drawings to determine location and layout of equipment; isolating and tagging equipment to be worked on before performing mechanical maintenance; completing and logging daily work and electronic service sheets; reviewing equipment service log book for previous comments or repairs on equipment; completing work orders for malfunctions identified during routine maintenance inspections; maintaining all records; assist with ordering replacement parts to perform maintenance and repairs as necessary; and may be assigned to respond to a variety of wastewater emergencies on an assigned standby shift.