The goal of Castle Rock Water is to be a national leader among water utilities, focused on customer satisfaction and delivering outstanding quality and value. Would you be interested in working toward this goal in this community and department? The Town of Castle Rock has excellent opportunities Water Distribution System Operators to join the Castle Rock Water Department. Under direct supervision, performs a variety of specialized maintenance functions primarily related to water distribution for the operation, construction, repair, maintenance and replacement of the Town’s water, sewer and storm water lines, facilities and infrastructure. Employees in this classification perform semi-skilled level work. Performs duties in a manner consistent with the stated values of the organization.
This position is part of the Town’s snow removal program. This will include scheduled on-call responsibilities through the winter months to remove snow using a 4-wheel drive pickup and/or heavy equipment. Snow removal shifts are typically 12 hours.
Qualifications generally include:
Water Distribution System Operator I: Qualifications generally include a High School graduate supplemented by two (2) years of related work experience, preferably with exposure to heavy equipment, basic piping techniques, underground utility repair; or any equivalent combination. A State of Colorado - Class I Operator certification in assigned discipline (Water Distribution) is required; or ability to attain within one year of employment. A Class I Operator certification in non-assigned discipline and / or backflow certification is preferred.
Water Distribution System Operator II: A High School diploma or GED supplemented by three (3) years related work experience, experience operating heavy equipment, basic piping techniques, underground utility repair; or any equivalent combination. A State of Colorado - Class 2 Operator Certification in Water Distribution is required; or ability to obtain within one year of employment; Class 1 in non-assigned disciplines and/or backflow certification is preferable.
Sr. Water Distribution System Operator: Qualifications generally include a High School graduate or G.E.D.; supplemented by four (4) years previous experience that includes construction and repair of underground facilities and operation of heavy equipment; or any equivalent combination. A State of Colorado - Class 3 Operator Certification in Water Distribution or ability to obtain within 1 year; and preferred Class 1 in non-assigned discipline and/or backflow certification is required. Certified competent person training or ability to obtain within one year is required. A valid Colorado Class A CDL driver’s license with Tank Vehicle endorsement, or ability to obtain within 6 months is required. Successful candidate must satisfactorily complete a driving record check, drug screening and criminal background check prior to commencing employment. A valid Colorado Class A CDL driver’s license with Tank Vehicle endorsement, or ability to obtain within 6 months is required.
Successful candidate must satisfactorily complete a driving record check and criminal background check prior to commencing employment.
Hiring range: $24.31 - $30.05/hr., DOQE
We value teamwork, quality communication and work life balance. We strive to provide exceptional public service to our customers and encourage creativity and innovation. The Town of Castle Rock offers an excellent benefits package including health, dental, and vision insurance, retirement, paid leave and a wellness program. In addition, Caste Rock Water offers generous Emergency On Call Response Compensation, Paid CDL Training & Licensing and Certification Training Assistance and incentive program. Apply on line at www.crgov.com/jobs #WDSO2021-04. Position closes December 8, 2021. EOE
The Town of Castle Rock is an equal opportunity employer.