Sewer/Water Operator

Dec 17, 2021Job Opportunities

The Sewer/Water Operator performs certification-appropriate work related to the operations and maintenance of Class 2 water and wastewater treatment facilities.

CLASSIFICATION: FULL-TIME, OVERTIME ELIGIBLE, IBEW BARGAINING UNIT

SALARY: $19.57 – $31.54 PER HOUR, DOE

HOURS: MON-FRI OFFICE HOURS 0700 – 1530; ON-CALL HOURS AS SCHEDULED

QUALIFICATIONS: Valid Alaska Class B CDL, or must obtain one within 12 months of hire. Compensation is based on meeting specific criteria for the career path. Refer to full job description for qualification specifics summarized below:

  • S/W Operator I: Four (4) Level 1 certifications.
  • S/W Operator II: Three (3) Level 3 certifications.
  • Labor/Maintenance II: Two (2) Level 1 provisional certifications.
  • Labor/Maintenance I: Must obtain two (2) Level 1 provisional certifications within a year of hire.  No CDL required.

DUTIES:

  • Operates and conducts preventive maintenance on water and wastewater facilities.
  • Reads water meters and performs lab duties in accordance with operational requirements.
  • Conducts sampling duties in compliance with State and Federal regulations.
  • Operates SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) system and analyzes associated data
  • Pursues initial, refresher or advanced state certification for water and wastewater, studying, accumulating necessary work hours and successfully completing required examinations.

TO APPLY: Download a City application and complete job description, which includes necessary knowledge, skills, abilities and working conditions. Interested individuals should submit a City application to Human Resources, humanresources@cityofcordova.net. Applications accepted until position filled.

THE CITY OF CORDOVA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER