Water Operations Specialist

Rivergrove Water District Published: 3/6/2019
Location
Lake Oswego, Oregon
Job Type
Category
Job Post Expires On
2019-09-02

Description

RIVERGROVE WATER DISTRICT

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Water Operations Specialist

June 4th, 2019

 

POSITION: Working under the general supervision of the District Manager, individuals in this classification:

  • Review for approval developer and District construction plans and specifications
  • Manage and/or inspect District and developer construction projects and contracts for consultant services
  • Assist the Senior Operator with field work such as cross connection and AMR installations and testing and distribution projects.
  • Assist the District Manager with administrative duties
  • Perform direct customer service
  • Share On-Call duties with the Senior Operator

SALARY RANGE: $27.00 to 33.00 PER HOUR: The final salary will be negotiated after selection and will depend upon qualifications and experience.

TO QUALIFYAssociate Degree in Engineering or Water Technology and 5 years’ experience in similar positions or equivalent combination of training and experience. Oregon Water Distribution 1 and Water Treatment 1 Certifications. Preference given to experience working in municipal or Government agencies. Must have a valid Oregon driver’s license.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTSMust obtain Oregon Water Distribution 2 Certification within 14 months of hire.  Must be able to skillfully communicate via public speaking and written documents, emails, and letters. Must be able to operate Microsoft standard business software, and learn CUSI utility billing software, and Quickbooks Accounting Software.

EMPLOYMENT BENEFITS:

  • 12 paid holidays
  • 2 weeks’ vacation on anniversary of hire in 0-3 years of employment
  • 8 hours a month sick leave
  • Full medical/vision, dental, alternative care, and 3 supplemental health plans from Aflac for employee and family. Medical starts after 60 days of hire
  • Pension - District contributes 12% of gross pay to a deferred compensation retirement plan. Pension starts after 6 months

TO APPLY For a complete job description and application click this link:  https://rivergrovewater.specialdistrict.org/water-operations-specialist-position-being-recruited

Applications may also be picked up at the Rivergrove Water District Office location at 17661 Pilkington Rd.  Lake Oswego, Oregon.

Resumes may be attached to the completed application but will not be accepted in lieu of a completed job application.  Completed handwritten applications can be returned by email to dj@rivergrovewater.com.