Water Distribution Operator 2 / Utility Worker

Gold Mountain Community Services District | Gold Mountain, CA

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Posted Date 3/24/2020
Salary: $25 to $30 with benefits

Opportunity Overview: The Gold Mountain Community Services District (GMCSD) located in Plumas County California has an opening for a Water Distribution Operator 2 / Utility Worker.  The GMCSD is a small but growing water and sewer district approximately 50 miles from both Truckee, CA, and Reno, NV.  We offer a rural environment in the High Sierras with great lifestyle and recreational opportunities.  We are offering a mid-level career position in utility operations with opportunities for career growth. District will provide training to advance Water Distribution & Treatment Licenses after probationary period, subject to conditions.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Monitoring and control of water well operations
  • Operating and maintaining water booster stations
  • Monitoring leachfield perk rates
  • Collecting data and generating field reports
  • Conducting district maintenance functions and snow removal
  • Marking of underground utilities
  • Light construction activities


  • High School Diploma
  • California D1 (D2 preferred) or equivalent license
  • 3 years’ experience in water/ wastewater operations
  • Understanding of Ohm's law, and basic electrical and hydrodynamics principles
  • Competent in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Mechanically inclined with some construction experience
  • California’s Driver’s license with satisfactory driving experience

Additional Salary Information: Offer of employment is contingent upon passing a physical examination and a drug screening test.
Job Category
Local Government
Career Level
Entry Level

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