Cooper Farms
6793 U.S. 127
Van Wert, OH 45891

Water Systems Supervisor


Cooper Farms is a family-owned farm and food company based in Northwest Ohio for 85 years. A commitment to teamwork and quality has made us one of the top turkey, hog and egg companies in the U.S. and awarded the company and its team an excellent reputation. Our Van Wert Cooked Meats Plant in Van Wert County, Ohio creates, cooks, and slices some of the highest quality deli products on the market for brands you know and trust. Cooper Farms is currently seeking a Water Systems Supervisor to join our team in Van Wert. 

The primary goal of this position is to maintain the DAF building and wastewater equipment, as well as the potable water system, in such a manner as to minimize down time and maximize the efficiency of the operation.

SHIFT HOURS: Monday through Friday 7:00am-4:00pm
PERKS: Monthly and year-end profit sharing bonuses
Job Functions:
  • Schedule and assign work for all wastewater team members, maximizing the team’s skill set. Provide assistance and support to all team members as needed.

  • Assist maintenance and facilities supervisors with any related tasks, as needed.
  • Responsible for the planning, operation and reporting function of all water treatment activities including cooling tower chemical treatment, boiler water treatment, and potable water treatment system.
  • Responsible for maintaining the wastewater system and records. Report appropriate data to the operator, Maintenance Projects Manager, or EPA as warranted

  • In depth knowledge of EPA water quality standards and Water 1 Operators license and Wastewater 1 Operators license (active sludge system) required, or willingness to obtain through training provided by Cooper Farms.
  • Prior water treatment system knowledge and potable water distribution experience for a non-transient, non-community water system. 
  • This position requires strong leadership skills and the ability to safely lead a team to meet production goals in a fast-paced environment.
  • Knowledge of safety specifications and EPA regulations are a necessity.
Career LevelSupervisor

Cooper Farms consistently works to be more than a workplace to our team members.  We provide…

  • Monthly and year-end profit-sharing bonuses
  • Generous paid vacation immediately after hire
  • Eight (8) paid holidays, plus two (2) floating holidays
  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
  • FREE healthcare clinics
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • $300 yearly wellness reimbursement
  • Great deals on Cooper Farms deli and turkey products

…and so many more opportunities to earn and grow with the company. Apply today to learn what “More Than A Workplace” really means!

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