City of The Dalles
Initial Review: October 8, 2020.
Closing Date: October 22, 2020.
The City of The Dalles is recruiting for Water Treatment Operator for our Public Works Department. This full-time, union eligible position is assigned to the Water Treatment Division.
EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING:
Any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the applicant with the knowledge, skills, and abilities required to perform the duties and responsibilities of the job.
Minimum Requirements are:
High School Graduation or equivalent plus one year of related post high school education are required.
Experience: One (1) year of prior experience in an Oregon Class 2 or higher water treatment plant (or reciprocal equivalent), laboratory examinations and testing, and mechanical operations and maintenance is desired.
Education: Ideally the applicant will possess an Associate or Bachelor Degree, or have significant college-level training in Water Treatment Technology, Chemistry, Biology, or an environmentally related field. Additional training in mechanical operations and maintenance for pumps and other equipment related to water treatment operations is also desired.
CERTIFICATIONS AND/OR LICENSES:
- A valid driver license at time of hire is required.
- Shall qualify for an:
- Oregon Level 1 Water Treatment Operator exam within twelve months of hire;
- Oregon Level 2 Water Treatment Operator exam within twenty-four months of hire; and
- Oregon Filtration Endorsement exam within 30 months of hire.
It is expected that persons in this job class will continue to progress in the State certification process culminating in a Level 4 Water Treatment Certification in order to meet the requirements of Direct Responsible Charge on shift.
Pay at Level 1: $22.57 to $26.95 per hour
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Review the positions description and minimum qualifications, answer the screening questions and submit a resume.