City of Las Vegas
Public Works Department
Salary: $27.04 - $32.55 hourly.
Closing Date for applications: 3/5/15 at 4:30 pm PST
Collects samples; performs chemical and bacteriological analyses necessary for determining the efficiency of the chemical and biological processes of wastewater treatment in accordance with established methods; and performs a variety of technical tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility.
Three years of technical lead in chemical and/or bacteriological testing and instrumentation experience in a water or wastewater laboratory involving one or more of the following areas: troubleshooting and method development for complex laboratory instruments, microbiological or zooplankton identification.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a major in chemistry, microbiology or a closely related science field.
A combination of formal education and directly related work experience may substitute for the degree. The city assesses 1.5 years of fulltime experience as equivalent to one year of education.