Wisconsin Rapids Water Works and Lighting Commission is looking for a qualified applicant to fill the position of Water Serviceman/Meter Technician. This position is responsible for performing all duties related to water distribution, groundwater wells, meter installation, meter repair and testing.

This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Experience in water distribution is preferred and possession of or the ability to obtain DNR certification in water distribution within 12 months is required. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and good driving record. Must possess, or obtain within 6 months, a Commercial Driver’s License.

This position requires the ability to work in confined spaces and trenches and work with chlorine, fluoride, and other hazardous chemicals per WW&LC safety protocols. Must be willing and able to work other than normal hours for emergencies or scheduled projects.

This position requires and starts as a 4-year apprenticeship. Must have the ability to perform heavy physical lifting (50 -100 lbs.) on a regular basis as required.

The 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. For best consideration, applications should be submitted no later than 12:00 noon on Wednesday, September 6th, 2023. However, applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.

A detailed job description and application form is 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.

Equal Opportunity Employer