Water Distribution Operator I/II/III

Yuba City | Yuba City, CA

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Posted Date 1/03/2022

Salary: $25.06 to $40.28/Hourly


Under general supervision, performs a variety of tasks in the repair, maintenance and construction of public works infrastructure and facilities, and performs other related work as required. Incumbents will be expected to work a variety of schedules including nights, weekends, and stand-by. Personnel on stand-by must remain physically able to respond within forty-five (45) minutes to the incident and refrain from the use of alcohol, medications, or substances that may interfere with their ability to effectively respond to any call for service. Furthermore, Water Distribution Operators are expected to have general knowledge of Storm Drainage, Sewer Collection, and Streets Maintenance. Water Distribution Operators do not have supervisory responsibilities. A Water Distribution Operator III provides lead direction to other workers, but has no supervisory responsibilities.

Water Distribution Operator I:
This is the entrance level for the Water Distribution Operator series. Incumbents work initially under immediate supervision and receive detailed instructions and training on assignments.  Incumbents generally work within an established framework of set procedures in performing assigned tasks.  Through on the job training a Water Distribution Operator I is expected to obtain the skills and knowledge necessary to advance to journey level performance.  Work is reviewed frequently and assessed for results achieved.

Water Distribution Operator II:
This is the journey level for the Water Distribution Operator series.  Incumbents work within an established framework of set procedures in performing assigned tasks and are expected to perform a variety of journey level maintenance, repair, and construction tasks with general supervision and minimum instruction.  Work is normally reviewed only on completion and for overall results.

Water Distribution Operator III:
The classification of Water Distribution Operator III represents the highest level of  the series.  Incumbents in this class are expected to perform their assigned tasks with limited supervision, are assigned technically advanced duties and may be assigned responsibility for field direction of assigned crews.  Incumbents are expected to know the work functions, act independently, and advise supervisor of needed work and approximate time and materials needed to complete the work.  Incumbents are expected to have proven skills in the operation of all assigned equipment.

Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Yuba City. If you have questions regarding this job announcement or the application process:
  • For a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to the NEOGOV application process, visit https://www.governmentjobs.com/Home/ApplicationGuide
  • Visit the City of Yuba City website: www.yubacity.net/jobs
  • Email the Human Resources Department at humanresources@yubacity.net
  • Call the Human Resources Department at (530) 822-4610
  • Visit City Hall: 1201 Civic Center Blvd, Yuba City, CA 95993

Learn More/Apply: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/yubacity/jobs/3197095/water-distribution-operator-i-ii-iii

Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Entry Level

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