Utility Worker - Distribution System

Highland Water District, WA | Kent, WA

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Posted Date 6/02/2020

The Utility Worker assists in the operation and maintenance of the District water distribution system and provides exceptional service to both internal and external customers. Performs varied physically demanding manual work and operation of heavy and specialized equipment to maintain or repair water distribution systems. Also responsible for various maintenance program(s) related to water system and District facilities or vehicles.

This is generally considered an entry level position.

High school diploma or GED and 0-2 years related experience; Water Distribution Manager 1 (preferred) or able to obtain within one year of employment; Valid Washington State Driver's License with acceptable driving record; Flagger card within six (6) months of employment; First Aid, CPR, Forklift, Trenching and Shoring Safety and AC Pipe Work Certification or able to obtain within one (1) year of  employment; Class A CDL with tanker endorsement or able to obtain within eighteen (18) months of employment;  reside within 25 miles of the District's office.

Hiring Process: 
After review of initial applications, selected applicants will be contacted for additional information and possible interview.  Final applicants will be required to provide a driving abstract,  submit to a background check, pre-employment physical and drug screening.

How to Apply: 
See the District Application Form and  detailed Job Description.  Submit completed Application Form and a letter-of-interest to Highline Water District, Attn:   Human Resources, 23828 30th Ave S, Kent, WA 98032, by mail,hand delivery or submit via email:   mail@highlinewater.org by June 17, 2020 by 4:00 pm to be considered for the first review of applicants.  The position will remain open until filled.

Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Entry Level

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