Friday , 28 February 2020

Water Distribution System—Wastewater Collection Maintenance Operator

City of Rhinelander has a vacant position in our Water and Wastewater Department. The City is seeking self-motivated individuals who are eager to learn the skills necessary to perform the duties and responsibilities of the Water Distribution System – Wastewater Collection Maintenance Operator position effectively with provided training.

Purpose of the Position

This position is responsible for the installation, maintenance and repair of all assets associated with the pumping, treatment, distribution, and collection of water and wastewater. This position supports the utility in operating efficiently and effectively which maintaining a high level of customer service and staying compliant with our governing agencies (WDNR, EPA, WPSC).

Salary Information

$19.68 – $23.62 per hour starting hourly rate DOQ. The full salary range for this position is $19.68 – $27.55 per hour. This position is classified as Non-Exempt under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The City is open to considering salary negotiations based on education, work experiences, and verified technical skills, and/or licensure.

To Apply

To apply for this position, please complete the following tasks and send your applications materials to City Administrator Daniel Guild, 135 S Stevens Street, Rhinelander, WI 54501. It is the City’s preference to receive applications electronically via email. Please email applications materials to

  • Cover Letter explaining interest in working for the City of Rhinelander
  • Resume
  • Employment Application
  • List of References, and/or recommendation letters.
  • Salary History
  • FCRA Authorization to Obtain a Consumer Report (Background/Credit Check)

Job Application materials can be downloaded from the city website:



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