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IRWA | Water Circuit Rider

Idaho Rural Water Association has received funding for an additional Water Circuit Rider position. The state’s geographic area will be shared by a total of 3 staff. The purpose of this position is to protect the nation’s multi-billion dollar investment in rural and small municipal drinking water systems by providing on-site technical assistance that assures cost-effective operations and adequate income for both operations and debt service within each state/jurisdiction.

If you or someone you know may be interested in this position, please click here to view the complete job description.

We will be accepting applicants through November 18th, 2018. Please send your resume to sroberts@idahoruralwater.com.

We look forward to hearing from you!


Water Distribution Operator | City of Twin Falls

City of Twin Falls has an opportunity for a water distribution operator.

Starting Bi-Weekly Salary: $1,348 – $1,618
Benefits Package includes: Medical and dental insurance, vacation and sick leave, paid holidays (10), Paid long term disability and life insurance, wellness program, and Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho – P.E.R.S.I.

For more information regarding the job description and application process, please review the following document:

Water Distribution Operator Job Announcement


City Clerk/Treasurer | City of Glenns Ferry

City of Glenns Ferry

Employment Opportunity: Clerk/Treasurer

If you are interested in a challenging career then come join our team in Glenns Ferry, Idaho.
This is a full-time position with health benefits and PERSI retirement for the employee. The successful applicant will be the custodian of city revenues, city ordinances, minutes, and other records and will administer the financial oversight and planning of the city’s budget, financial systems.  This position answers directly to the Mayor.
Salary will be dependent on experience.

Please complete job resume and application and return to mayorgf@rtci.net, or mail to PO Box 910, Glenns Ferry, Idaho 83623 or bring into City Hall.

For job application and full job description go to glennsferryidaho.org or 110 E. 2nd Ave in Glenns Ferry (City Hall) and for additional information contact Glenns Ferry City Hall at 208-366-7418 or direct email to mayorgf@rtci.net.

Job post will remain open until position is filled.

Glenns Ferry is an Equal Opportunity Employer

City Clerk Treasurer Job Description


Assistant Water & Wastewater Operator | Santa-Fernwood Sewer Project

Assistant Water and Waste Water Operator:

 

Opening for a full time year round Assistant Water and Waste Water Operator.

Duties include Assisting the Water and Wastewater Operator with the day to day operations of the water distribution and treatment system and with the collection and treatment of wastewater.

The Assistant Operator will perform daily routine checks and system tests.  This position requires the scheduling and execution of preventative maintenance.  The Assistant Operator will help with the installation and repair of water and sewer lines.  This position requires heavy manual labor in all kinds of weather; knowledge of mechanical components of pumps, meters and chlorinators. The Assistant Operator must safely operate a wide variety of light duty construction and maintenance equipment.  This position must deal effectively and courteously with the public and be willing and able to work some weekends and holidays. The successful applicant will be joining a small team of individuals serving the communities of Santa and Fernwood, Idaho.

Qualifications and Skills
Must be an effective communicator. Must be able to obtain an Operator in Training license in wastewater within one year.  Must be able to obtain all required water and wastewater licensures within a reasonable period of time.  Must have a high school diploma or GED, must be able to pass a background check and pre-employment drug screening.  Must have a working corded phone, a valid driver’s license, and the ability to obtain Idaho liability insurance.  This individual must live in the Santa or Fernwood Area or be willing to relocate. Must be  highly motivated to learn new skills and be efficient in math and be able to read and follow written instructions.  This person will eventually be qualified to replace the lead operator.  The district would prefer applicants with at least one license either in water or wastewater.  Veteran’s preference.  Pay will depend on experience and qualifications.

High school diploma or equivalent required.

 

For questions, please call us at 208-245-3554. You can pick up employment application in person at 65290 Hwy 3 S.  Fernwood Idaho, or send generic application to PO  Box 215 Fernwood, Idaho 83830


Water Treatment Positions | Boistfort Valley Water

Hiring positions involving Water Treatment. From Entry Operators with minimal Water Operations experience to General Manager of Water System.

 

Job Title: Water Treatment Plant Operator To General Manager
Boistfort Valley Water a small water system servicing 850 connections has several job openings. Located in the beautiful Boistfort Valley, a quiet luscious valley located in SW Washington where abundant outdoor activities are a possibility for a new employee’s lifestyle. These positions could be responsible for operation, maintenance and monitoring of treatment plant. Anyone with Water Utility experience is encouraged to apply. These full time positions may requires being on call and working weekends. Will assist in major repairs or projects on system.

 

Education & Experience:
We desire ability to obtain Washington State Certifications, a valid Washington State driver’s license, and CDL (but not required)

 

Physical requirements:
This position requires the physical ability to climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, grip, dig, push, pull, lift, reach, walk quickly on uneven surfaces, and perform repetitive motions. Work involves using hands to handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls, and reaching with hands and arms. Vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus. May be required to occasionally lift, carry, push or pull up to 50 pounds unassisted.

 

We offer a limited benefits package including generous paid time off (vacation, sick and holidays), SEP IRA retirement plan and HRA (Health Reimbursement Account) available.

 

Pay Range: To be determined by certifications and experience

 

How to Apply: (OPEN UNTIL FILLED)

 

Send resume to bvwater@qwestoffice.net

Or mail to:
Boistfort Valley Water
P.O. BOX 269
Adna, WA 98522

or Fax to 360-748-1459


City of Cambridge | Superintendent of Public Works and Water & Wastewater Operator

The City of Cambridge is hiring a Superintendent of Public Works and a Water & Wastewater Operator.

General Duties:
Incumbent plans, manages, oversees and directs the operations and services of the Public Works Department which may include water treatment, water distribution, sewer treatment, sewer collection, storm water, streets, facilities and equipment maintenance, parks, and public areas and facilities. This position requires that the employee can operate numerous pieces of water and wastewater equipment, perform work with minimal supervision and maintain the required certifications or skills for the assigned job. The principal duties of this class are performed in buildings and outdoor environment that may involve inclement weather and potential personal hazards. Also coordinates activities with other City Officials, departments, outside agencies and organizations; Work is performed under the direction of the Mayor and the City Council. Coordinates activities with other City Officials, departments, outside agencies and organizations. Flexible hours.

Minimum Acceptable Experience and Training:
Must possess IBOL Water Treatment 1 or higher license, and Wastewater Treatment 1 or higher license. Must be able to obtain Water Distribution 1 and Wastewater Collection 1 licenses within 3 years. Applicant must possess and maintain a valid current Idaho driver’s license. A CDL is not required because the City owns no heavy equipment. High school diploma or GED equivalency is required. Computer skills are required. Willing and able to work alone in a one person public works dept. Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the knowledge and abilities necessary to perform the duties of this job.

For more information contact City Clerk/Treasurer, Sandra McKee, at (208) 257-3318 or cityofcambridge@ctcweb.net

Job Description

Employment Application

 

 


The City of Driggs is taking applications for the following positions:

Wastewater Plant Operator Class III

The City of Driggs, a small resort town nestled in the Teton Mountains on the Wyoming/Idaho border is seeking a Class III Wastewater Plant Operator (or ability to obtain within one year).  Come enjoy small town life in the mountains with world class skiing, fishing, hunting and multitudes of other outdoor activities

Primary responsibilities include the operation of the wastewater treatment plant and wastewater collection system.  Secondary responsibilities include a variety of other public works tasks associated with a small mountain town.  Join our Public Works team for a stable, exciting career with opportunities to learn and advance.  A full job description and application is available on the City of Driggs website at www.driggs.govoffice.com. Excellent benefits package included. To apply, submit an application, resume and cover letter to jmaz@driggsidaho.org or in person at Driggs City Hall 60 South Main Driggs ID 83422. Open until filled. Veteran’s Preference applies.

Starting Salary Range:  $42,000-52,000 DOE


Pump and Purification Technician | City of Pocatello, ID

Pump and Purification Technician

City of Pocatello

$19.81 – $21.36 starting rate plus generous benefits

The Water Department Pump & Purification Technician maintains the Water Distribution system by performing installation, maintenance and repair work on wells, well houses, pumps and pumping stations, booster stations, pressure reducing stations, storage tanks and individual pumping/purification systems. This job is required to have both a Class I Drinking Water Treatment Operator and a Class II Drinking Water Distribution Operator certification.* The work is performed under the supervision of the Water Operations Supervisor.

The job requires knowledge of the methods of water distribution including wells and well houses, pumps and pumping stations, booster stations, pressure reducing stations, storage tanks, and individual pumping/purification systems.  It also requires additional knowledge of remote and electronic monitoring, recording, communications and alarm systems.

The job requires the ability to maintain a collaborative and cooperative working relationship with elected and appointed officials, other City employees, other organizations, and the general public.

The work environment is a public building and outdoor environment that may include exposure to hazardous chemicals and gases, confined space, elevated tanks, working in adverse weather conditions, traffic hazards and hazards involving the use of power tools and equipment. The noise level is generally moderate but with occasional exposure to noisy and/or loud equipment.

The job is an on-call position, responding to emergency situations. Employees designated as immediate response personnel must live 12.5 odometer miles from their usual daily work site and must be able to be at the job site in thirty (30) minutes or less.

For more information and to apply, visit City of Pocatello.


Waste Water Treatment Plant Technician | McCain Foods, Burley, ID

McCain It’s All Good™ is our philosophy.  As a food manufacturer, our business is driven by good people, making good food, from good ingredients – and the result is food that makes people feel good.  But McCain It’s All Good™ is not just about the food we make, it’s about how we conduct ourselves in every aspect of our business.  From farmer and customer relationships to sustainable agricultural processes – we strive to make every element of our business good.  The McCain It’s All Good™ philosophy underpins everything we do.  McCain Foods has an immediate opening for Waste Water Treatment Plant Technician at the Burley, Idaho plant.

The Waste Water Treatment Plant Technician, as a member of the Environmental Team, assists in the operation of machinery and systems that convert waste water in drains and sewers into a form that is safe to release into the environment.  The Waste Water Treatment Plant Technician does this by monitoring equipment and conditions, adjusting and cleaning equipment, taking samples, performing complex laboratory tests and maintaining documentation and reports required by the Company and applicable regulatory agencies.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collects waste water samples on a daily basis.
  • Takes pH and dissolved oxygen readings at various areas within the waste water treatment plant.
  • Performs chlorine tests and flushes analyzers when needed.
  • Checks aeration blowers for proper operation and oil levels and maintains at recommended levels.
  • Knowledge and ability to operate and adjust pumps and motors that move water and waste water through filtration systems.
  • Works collaboratively with Environmental Team to ensure all wastewater testing and maintenance records are complete and up-to-date.
  • Assist the Waste Water Treatment Lab Technician with some complex process lab analysis.
  • Administers ISO14001 program as directed by the ISO 14001 Coordinator.
  • Participates as needed in other environmental department work assignments, including process control, lab, and sanitation, painting, and keeping buildings clean.
  • Ability to work efficiently with little or no supervision.

Requirements:

  • Associate and/or Technical Degree in environmental system management or related field; or 5 years plus experience performing tasks similar to those identified as essential functions; or requisite combination of experience and education.
  • Preference given to candidates with Bachelor’s degree in an environmental field.
  • Must have or obtain at minimum a Small Systems Water License, Class One Idaho State Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator License, and Idaho State Waste License.
  • Basic computer skills – experience with CMMS preferred.

 

To apply for this position, please visit our website at www.mccainburley.com, then select “Current Opportunities” to view this and other opportunities with McCain Foods.  Use reference number 34096BR in a key word search to find this job more quickly.

McCain Foods and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and do not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected status or characteristic.  Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.


Maintenance Operator | City of Ketchum

The City of Ketchum is recruiting a Maintenance Operator for the Water Division of the Public Works Department. This is a full-time position and reports directly to the Water Division Supervisor.

The ideal candidate will be required to operate a variety of light- and heavy-duty equipment and perform miscellaneous labor duties for operation and maintenance of a wastewater collection system and a water distribution system.

Qualified candidate should have a Class “A” Commercial driver’s license or the ability to obtain one within six (6) months of employment. Candidate should also have a Class 1 Drinking Water Distribution Operator license through the Idaho Bureau of Occupational License or the ability to obtain the license by the first full year of employment.

Starting salary range is $19-22 per hour DOE with benefits.

Applications and a copy of the job description are available on links on the city’s web page and at Ketchum City Hall, 480 East. Ave., N. and can be viewed on the City’s web site. City of Ketchum main page. https://ketchumidaho.org/ Send resume and job application to P.O. box 2315 Ketchum, Idaho 83340 or email  hr@ketchumidaho.org  Open until filled.


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