Wastewater Utility Internship

Wastewater Utility Internship

Wastewater Utility Internship

  • Type: Intern
  • Salary/Pay Rate: $15/Hour
  • Posted Date: 02/02/2024

Village of Sussex is accepting applications for the position of Wastewater Utility Internship.  This position will have the opportunity to gain relative experience in the wastewater utility while assisting the utilities in its day-to-day operations. School credits can be earned through the internship if desired.

Dates: May – August (These dates are flexible)

Daily Hours: Monday through Friday 7:00am – 3:30pm (Up to 40 hours per week)

Duties and responsibilities

  •  Daily lab sampling/testing of wastewater (including but not limited to BOD, pH, Phosphorus, Fecal Coliform, etc.)
  • Plant /treatment system and lift station maintenance
  • Collection system maintenance and testing
  • Building and grounds maintenance

Minimum Requirements

Candidates should be enrolled in a 2- or 4-year degree program in a related Environmental field and possess a valid state-issued driver’s license.


Hourly Pay Rate: $15.00 per hour

For further information please contact Ethan Hadler, Utilities Operator, at ehadler@sussexwi.gov or 262-246-5200.

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