Water & Sewer Technician

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • Posted 1 month ago

WATER & SEWER TECHNICIAN

PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT

The City of Oakwood is currently accepting applications for the full-time position of Water & Sewer Technician (B) for the Public Works Department. This position reports to the Public Works Foremen and performs primarily clearing sewer lines and repairing manholes.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Performs primarily semi-skilled maintenance duties involving flushing and repairing manholes and sewer lines.
  • Assists in such tasks but not limited to as laying and repairing sewer and water lines.
  • Repairs water main line and service breaks.
  • Assists with the maintenance of streets and roadways.
  • Perform heavy manual labor for extended periods.
  • Acts back up to the water treatment plant operator on a limited basis such as but not limited to collecting samples and performing water tests and routine inspection.
  • Builds, cleans and unclogs catch basins.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma.
  • Or an equivalent combination of education and experience in wastewater collection.
  • Valid Class B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with tanker endorsement.
  • Maintain an Ohio EPA Class I (or higher) Wastewater Collection Certification at the time of hire.
  • Have the ability to obtain an Ohio EPA Class I Water Distribution Certification within twenty-four (24) months.

COMPENSATION:

The current pay range is $26.58/hour to $33.54/hour depending on qualifications and knowledge, plus an excellent benefits package including but not limited to health and dental insurance, vision coverage, life insurance, paid leave and holidays, and enrollment in the Ohio Public Retirement System (OPERS) pension program.

HIRING PROCESS:

The successful candidate will be required to complete a thorough background process, including a criminal check, human performance evaluation, and drug screen.

TO APPLY:

Submit Employment Application  or resume as soon as possible. Position is open until filled.

  • in drop box located at 30 Park Avenue lobby, or
  • by mail to:  Personnel Director, City of Oakwood, 30 Park Avenue, Oakwood, Ohio 45419; or
  • by email to: personnel@oakwoodohio.gov,or
  • by fax to (937) 297-2940.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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