West Slope Water District currently has an immediate opening for a Utility Worker I or II. The position will be part of a three-person field crew working under the direct supervision of the District’s Operations Manager. Specific tasks include but are not limited to reading water meters both manually and electronically, being on-call after hours as per rotating one week shifts, repairing water mains, locating underground services, installing new water services and meters, performing water shut-off’s for non-payment and communicating district policies face to face with customers in the field.
Experience and knowledge in at least two of the following areas is preferred; construction environment, utility repair and maintenance, drinking water system infrastructure, landscape, and street repair, combined with customer service skills. High school diploma or GED and valid Oregon driver’s license is required.
SALARY RANGE: Utility Worker 1: $3,638 - $4,813 per month. Utility Worker 2: $4,245 - $5,688 per month
CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled. First review October 16, 2017.
HOW TO APPLY: Please visit the District’s website at www.wswd.org or the District’s offices at 3105 SW 89th Avenue, Portland, OR, to obtain a job application form and full job description. To be considered for this position, a signed application form must be submitted by e-mail to email@example.com or by mail to West Slope Water District – Attn: Employment, P.O. Box 25140 Portland, OR 97298.