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Author: Linden Roselle Sewerage Authority

Employment Opportunity – Laboratory Technician

Application Info

  • Deadline for applications is July 1, 2022
  • Submit resume along with salary requirements either by email or by mail to: Linden Roselle Sewerage Authority, P.O. Box 4118, Linden, NJ 07036, Attn: Executive Director

Job Description

Current opening for Laboratory Technician. Laboratory is NJDEP certified to analyze 25+ parameters. Position will entail analyzing wastewater & sludge samples for inorganic, microbiological, & metals testing. Responsible for conducting analyses according to standard operating procedures (SOP’s), quality control protocol, and EPA/Standard Methods protocols.

Parameters include Ammonia, BOD, COD, solids, Fecal coliform, Cyanide, Oil &Grease, Phenols, Sulfides, pH, Dissolved Oxygen, Chlorine and Metals. Required to operate & maintain laboratory instrumentation & equipment, including troubleshooting & calibration checks. Prepare chemical reagents & solutions & microbiological media for analysis. Preserve & handle samples in accordance to protocol & fill out & maintain chain of custodies. Perform & report calculated sample results & complete data entry into computer.

Qualifications

A.S. degree in Chemistry, Biology or Environmental Science with 3 years experience in a wastewater laboratory or B.S. degree in Chemistry, Biology, or Environmental Science with 1 year experience in a wastewater laboratory. Consideration given to residents of the City of Linden and the Borough of Roselle. 

Notice RE Addendum 1 to Contract 37-19-1UV

This Addendum shall be part of the Request for Proposals for the above-referenced project. Proposers shall acknowledge receipt of the Addendum by inserting its number (1) and date (May 17, 2022) on the Addenda Acknowledgement Form. Failure to do so may subject the proposer to disqualification.

Notice of Special Meeting

(Open Public Meetings Act)

The Members of the Linden Roselle Sewerage Authority will meet on Friday, May 13, 2022, at 12:00 PM at its Administrative Offices, 5005 South Wood Avenue, Linden, New Jersey.

The agenda of the meeting is to discuss the status of the gasification project being completed by Aries Linden, LLC (“Aries”), pursuant to the Use and Occupancy Agreement that Aries has entered into with the Linden Roselle Sewerage Authority, as well as any other matters that may come before Board Members.

Jeffrey A. Williams, Executive Director

Invitation To Bid for UV System Equipment Procurement; Contract No. 37-19-1UV

Sealed Bids for selection and procurement of UV System Equipment will be received by the Linden Roselle Sewerage Authority (Authority) at 5005 South Wood Avenue, Linden, N.J. 07036 until 2:00 PM, May 26, 2022 and at that time and place bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. The work includes furnishing equipment and manufacturer’s field services for the installation, startup, and testing of a new UV Disinfection System under a separate construction contract (Contract No. 37-19-1UV).

The Selected Bidder for the UV Disinfection System will be named in the contract documents for Contract No. 37-19-1UV as the sole-source supplier of the UV Disinfection System at the costs established in the Bid Form for the UV Disinfection Equipment procurement.  The Selected Bidder shall execute a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Authority agreeing to furnish the specified equipment and services specified hereinafter in accordance with the Contract Documents for the UV Disinfection Equipment Procurement (Contract No. 37-19-1UV).

Contract Documents may be examined and/or obtained at Authority’s office, 5005 South Wood Avenue, Linden, NJ 07036. Questions about document retrieval or requests for electronic Contract Documents for no fee shall be directed to Steven Sauser, P.E. by email at sausersh@cdmsmith.com. Click here to download Addendum No. 1, posted on May 17, 2022.

A non-refundable deposit of $75 in cash, bank or certified check payable to the Linden Roselle Sewerage Authority will be required for each set of the Contract Documents. The deposit is non-refundable unless an Award of Contract is not issued and will then only be made for Contract Documents returned in good condition. 

Bidders requesting Contract Documents by mail or delivery service shall provide their shipment service name and billing account information to the Authority for direct billing of the cost of shipping/delivery of the Contract Documents.  All requests for Contract Documents shall be in writing.  

Each Bid shall be submitted in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders and shall be accompanied by a Bid Security in the amount of ten percent of the Bid, but not to exceed $20,000.

Bidders may not withdraw their Bids for a period of sixty days after the actual date of the opening of the Bids.

The Successful Bidder must furnish a 100 percent Performance Bond and a 100 percent Payment Bond with a surety company acceptable to the Owner. Surety Bonds must be written by surety companies listed on Department circular 570 in accordance with N.J.A.C. 7:22-3.17(g).

Complete instructions for filing Bids are included in the Instructions to Bidders.

A procurement prebid conference will be held on April 26, 2022, at 2:00PM to discuss the requirements of the Contract Documents. 

Bidders are required to comply with the requirements of N.J.S.A. 10:5-31 et seq. and N.J.A.C. 17:27 et seq.

The Owner reserves the right to waive any informality in or to reject any or all Bids if deemed to be in its best interest.

Scope of Work Statement 

The scope of work includes the procurement of Open-Channel Low-Pressure-High-Output Ultra-Violet Treatment Equipment. The successful bidder will be named as the sole source equipment provider for the UV Disinfection System at LRSA. Both vertical and inclined systems shall be considered. Equipment shall include UV lamp with supports, I&C, electrical, UV monitoring system, lamp cleaning system, and finger weirs. 

Funding Statement: N.J.A.C. 7:22-3.17(d)

This contract or subcontract is expected to be funded in part with funds from the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and the New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust. Neither the State of New Jersey, the New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust nor any of their departments, agencies or employees is, or will be, a party to this contract or subcontract or any lower tier contract or subcontract. This contract or subcontract is subject to the provisions of N.J.A.C. 7:22-3, 4, 5, 9 and 10.

Jeffrey Williams, Executive Director

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Click here to view and/or download this notice.

Wastewater Sewerage Treatment Plant Operator

The Linden Roselle Sewerage Authority is seeking qualified candidates for the full-time position of Wastewater Sewerage Treatment Plant Operator. Position entails shift work 7 days a week. Candidate must have High School diploma or obtained equivalency; possession of a valid S-1 New Jersey Wastewater Operators License is preferred but not required. The starting salary is $47,461. Preference given to residents of City of Linden and Borough of Roselle. Submit resume or letter of interest to Jeffrey A. Williams, Executive Director, jwilliams@lrsa-nj.gov by March 18, 2022.

Click here to download a copy of the job application.

Request for Qualifications to Provide Legal Services Under a Fair & Open Process

Notice is hereby given that in accordance with N.J.S.A.19:44-20.4 et seq., the Linden Roselle Sewerage Authority is soliciting proposals through a fair and open process for Legal Services.

Requests for Qualifications for the above may be obtained from the Linden Roselle Sewerage Authority, 5005 South Wood Avenue, PO Box 4118, Linden, NJ 07036 between the hours of 8:30am and 4pm, Monday through Friday. The RFQ may also be obtained in PDF format by emailing your request here.

Sealed responses to the request are required to be submitted to the Linden Roselle Sewerage Authority, 5005 South Wood Avenue, PO Box 4118, Linden, NJ 07036 on or before February 2, 2022 at 11am. at which time they will be publicly opened. If previously submitted, you do not need to resubmit. The envelope containing the proposal shall bear the name and address of the Proposer and the words “Qualifications for Legal Services” on the outside of the sealed envelope. 

If awarded a contract, your company/firm shall be required to comply with the requirements of N.J.S.A. 10:5-31 et seq. and N.J.A.C. 17:27.   

Jeffrey A. Williams  Executive Director