Coos Bay-North Bend Water Board
P. O. Box 539, Coos Bay, Oregon
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Coos Bay – North Bend Water Board is looking for the right person to fill an immediate opening for a Utility Worker position. This important position is the first step in a career-path that has potential for further advancement both within the Water Board and the water industry in general. 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 $21.14 - $30.94 and includes a generous benefits package.  First consideration of applications:  September 29, 2023 – position is open until filled.

Coos Bay-North Bend Water Board is an EOE.

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

For additional information please contact Karen Parker at karen_parker@cbnbh2o.com.