Water Utility Distribution Operator #2020-16
Water Utility Distribution Operator
The Lake County Department of Utilities is accepting applications for the position of Water Distribution System Operator in the QA/QC group. Applicants must have a High School Diploma or GED. A valid Ohio Driver’s License with a safe driving record and a drug screen required. Applicant must be able to climb ladders up to 120 feet to access elevated water tanks. Applicants familiar with maintenance and repair of pumps, motors, valves, gauges, backflow preventers and regulators are preferred. Familiarity with water treatment is preferable. Knowledge of Microsoft office, GPS collection, blueprints and maps is preferred. Good written and verbal communication skills; ability to have effective working relationships with fellow coworkers, public officials, the general public and regulatory agencies (OEPA) is preferred. This position will include physical labor, including working outdoors in all types of weather conditions. This position requires emergency call-out response at all hours of the day and night including weekends and holidays. Starting salary is $18.25 - $22.68 per hour.
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