City of Whitewater
Position: Wastewater Utility-Specialist
The facility is located on north edge of the City and has recently undergone an extensive upgrade which includes replacement of our secondary treatment process and electrical systems. With this upgrade the utility is planning for decades of high quality water treatment and service to local and regional residents and businesses. The City of Whitewater Wastewater Utility is seeking an energetic, perceptive, and eager team orientated person to join our staff. Pride in workmanship and a desire for continual education and training are vital for utility success. Specific to this job search we are emphasizing past experience and or skills in the following areas: process operations and familiarity with routine lab analysis and procedures. Additional knowledge with electrical and mechanical maintenance will be of benefit. The preferred person would bring with them the ability to prioritize tasks and responsibilities using sound judgment and thought processes in an efficient manner.
Candidates must have strong computer knowledge and skills. They should be comfortable working with Microsoft Office suite programs. We are seeking those that have an associate degree or greater or have record of further supplementary training. Experience in lieu of education will be considered. Preferred candidates will have experience and or exposure to wastewater utility systems and terminology. A valid WI CDL license is necessary within 6 months along with the ability to routinely lift and carry 50 lbs. A physical and alcohol/drugs screens are conditions of employment. For a complete job description and how to apply please visit http://agency.governmentjobs.com/whitewaterwi/default.cfm Application deadline is January 5, 2020.
Staff is required to work on a rotating “on call” schedule which includes weekends and holiday hours. Typical weekend duties total approximately 2.5 hrs./day worked as straight time.
Salary – The starting salary is $18.37 and runs to a maximum of $21.84.
The City of Whitewater provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.