Wisconsin Rapids Water Works and Lighting Commission is looking for a qualified applicant to fill the position of Filter Plant Operator. This position is responsible for maintaining state and federal standards for drinking water, water plant and lab testing, have the ability to perform basic calibrations on equipment used in the laboratory and treatment process. Shift work is required, must be able to work weekends and holidays and is subject to call-in.
This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent with a two-year degree in an associated field desirable. Must possess a valid driver’s license and good driving record required. Must be highly motivated and have the ability to work without direct supervision. This position requires a 3 year apprenticeship. Must have the ability to perform heavy physical lifting (50 lbs.) on a regular basis is a requirement. Must possess or be able to obtain DNR licensing for groundwater, distribution, oxidation and filtration.
Selected candidate must successfully pass a physical including drug screen and a reference and background investigation.
A completed application, resume and cover letter are required at time of submission and must be received no later than 12:00 noon on Wednesday, January 22, 2020. Applications are available at the WW&LC office at 221 16th Street South, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin or online at www.wrwwlc.com.
If you have any questions please contact Roxanne Gronski at 715.422.9020.
Water Works & Lighting Commission
P.O. Box 1508
Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495-1508