Wednesday , 19 September 2018

Utility Operator

City of Hudson, WI. (Serving 17,561 customers) is seeking to fill a full-time Utility Operator position for the Hudson Utility Department.

POSITION IN BRIEF:  Performs service tasks in the installation, repair and maintenance of the utility supply, treatment, storage, distribution, collection and metering system in order to maintain proper standards in quality and quantity.  Work is performed under the general supervision of the Water & Waste Water Utility Lead Operators.

The operator will assist with performing all duties associated with the operation of a municipal water and wastewater system, plant maintenance, contractors, engineers, shop work, office work, public relations and will possess a working knowledge of Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS), Department of Natural Resources (DNR), Public Service Commission (PSC), and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent degree. Prefer at least six months of experience within a utility department supplemented by trade school courses related to plumbing, electrical or mechanical; maintenance experience highly desirable; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to succeed. A current Wisconsin Municipal Waterworks Operator Certification (GDI) is desirable or the ability to obtain within 2 years of hire. Must possess a valid driver’s license and a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with no more than 3 moving violations in the past 5 years.

Salary range is $24.98- $26.64 hourly DOQ, plus full benefits. A full job description and application is available online at or may be picked up at Hudson City Hall 505 Third St. Hudson, WI. 54016.

Applications must be sent to: Utility Operator, City of Hudson, c/o Devin Willi, 505 Third Street, Hudson, WI 54016

Application deadline is October 15, 2018 at 12:00PM. Questions can be directed to Kip Peters, Utility Director at 715-386-4765 x115 or

The City of Hudson is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Service Provider.

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