Operator, Water Distribution

Riverton | Riverton, UT

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Posted Date 11/07/2019
Description

Employment Opportunity

WATER DISTRIBUTION OPERATOR

ENTRY LEVEL OR II

OPENING DATE: 11/01/2019

CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled

(Job openings are posted for a minimum of three calendar days. The review and selection process may begin as early as the fourth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled any time after the minimum posting period has ended.)

SALARY:  Entry Level GRADE 6 $15.08 - $21.27 hourly (salary will normally begin at the first step of the range, dependent upon education and experience)

               Operator II GRADE 8 $17.47 - $24.17 hourly (salary will normally begin at the first step of the range, dependent upon education and experience)

 

GENERAL DESCRIPTION: 

Riverton City is seeking a full-time position as a Water Distribution Operator Entry Level or Level II, in the Water Department. This position performs a variety of unskilled to semi-skilled work related to the installation, maintenance, and repair of the Culinary and/or Secondary Water Distribution Systems.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:

(These examples are not all inclusive)

  • Flushes the Culinary and Secondary Water Systems.
  • Exercises system valves.
  • Assists with system leak repairs.
  • Assists with fire hydrant repairs.
  • Assists with monthly shutoffs and reconnections.
  • Assists with maintenance and repairs of public infrastructure.
  • Operates a variety of hand tools and small power tools.
  • Participates in worksite safety procedures; sets up barricades, safety signs, and signals; may perform flagging duties to ensure work zone safety.
  • Performs minor maintenance on vehicles, equipment and facilities.
  • Assists/performs daily production calculations.
  • Assists/performs daily security checks and well reads.
  • Assists/performs safety inspections.
  • Completes field reports.
  • Assists with blue staking.
  • Participates in on-call rotations.
  • Operates specialized heavy equipment (II).

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Entry Level 

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Must possess a valid Utah Driver License with a good driving record
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • 1+ years' experience of culinary/secondary water systems preferred
  • 1+ years' experience of leak repairs preferred
  • 1+ years' experience as an equipment operator preferred
  • 1+ years' experience as a Water Distribution Operator II preferred or obtain within 12 months of hire
  • Must have a Utah Commercial Driver License A with a tanker endorsement or obtain within 6 months of hire

Level II

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Must possess a valid Utah Driver License with a good driving record
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • 2+ years' experience of culinary/secondary water systems required
  • 2+ years' experience as a Water Distribution Operator IV required
  • 1+ years' experience in Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) preferred
  • 1+ years' experience as an equipment operator required
Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Entry Level

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