Coos Bay-North Bend Water Board
P. O. Box 539, Coos Bay, Oregon
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As a Utility Worker you will obtain knowledge of how a water distribution system functions and why it is essential in serving the needs of our communities.

In this position you will have the opportunity to:

  • Gain an understanding how to operate and maintain the water distribution system. This includes learning about pumps, storage tanks, piping, and wells.
  • Learn how to construct and install water distribution system components such as water mains, water services, valves, and fire hydrants.
  • Train in the operations of powered equipment such as backhoes, cranes, tapping machines, and boring machines.
  • Work as an important and valued team member.
  • Interact with and serve members of your community.

The minimum requirements of the position are:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to obtain an Oregon Class A Commercial Driver License within six months of appointment (paid for by the Water Board)
  • Ability to obtain Oregon Health Authority Distribution Level 1 certification within two years of appointment (paid for by the Water Board)

The Utility Worker position wage range is $19.89 - $29.12 and includes a generous benefits package.  First consideration of applications:  September 23, 2022 – position is open until filled.

Coos Bay-North Bend Water Board is an EOE. Veterans Preference is applicable, pursuant to ORS 408.225 to 408.237.

Download an employment application from our website at www.cbnbh2o.com.  Applications should be emailed to Karen Parker at karen_parker@cbnbh2o.com