Water/Wastewater Technician

City of Ontario | Ontario, CA

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Posted Date 7/01/2020


The City of Ontario is a dynamic leading community in the Inland Empire with a variety of full- time and part-time employment and volunteer opportunities. Ontario enjoys the reputation of being a progressive City which provides solid leadership to its citizens and to the business community. The City provides a full range of services to the community including: Police, Fire, Administrative Services, Community Life & Culture, Development, Economic Development, Housing & Neighborhood Preservation, Public Works and the Ontario Municipal Utilities Company. The City's team is staffed with approximately 1,300 full-time and 250 part-time diverse and talented employees who work to support a common goal of providing excellent service to the community.

The Water/Wastewater Technician is responsible for monitoring the City's water and wastewater systems in compliance with relevant government regulations. This position conducts inspections, operates and maintains water and wastewater monitoring equipment, maintains records, and prepares reports. The City is looking to fill two vacancies, one position will reside in the pretreatment program section and the other will reside in the water quality section of the Environmental Programs Division.

The ideal candidates for these positions will have excellent oral and written communication skills with a customer service orientation; outstanding interpersonal and customer service skills enabling them to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers and members of the public; and strong problem solving and analytical abilities to research and resolve complex problems.

Qualification Guidelines

High school diploma or recognized equivalent, including or supplemented by technical courses or training in chemistry, mathematics, environmental engineering, computer operations, and other subjects applicable to water and wastewater quality control.

One year of experience related to water quality, industrial wastewater pretreatment, or related work experience. Two years of applicable college education may be substituted for one year of experience.

Salary: $5,158 to $6,269 Monthly

Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Entry Level

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