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City of Gilmore City - PUBLIC WORKS SUPERINTENDENT
(Added 2/12/2019)

Marion County Rural Water District - Water Distribution Operator
(Added 2/11/2019)

Indianola Municipal Utilities - Water Plant Operator I
(Added 2/11/2019)

City of Newton - Electronics Maintenance Technician
(Added 2/6/2019)

Waterloo Water Works - General Manager
(Added 2/2/2019)

People Service, Inc. - WASTEWATER OPERATOR III, CHARITON, IOWA
(Added 2/2/2019)

City of Sioux City - Waste Water Treatment Plant Maintenance Mechanic
(Added 1/12/2019)

City of Dunkerton - Full-Time Public Works
(Added 1/10/2019)

City of Estherville - Operator, Wastewater Treatment Plant
(Added 12/10/2018)

City of Denver, IA - Water / Sewer Operator
(Added 12/4/2018)

Xenia Rural Water District - Treatment Plant Operator
(Added 11/14/2018)

 

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City of Gilmore City - PUBLIC WORKS SUPERINTENDENT
(Added 2/12/2019)

The City of Gilmore City, Iowa is accepting applications for a FT Public Works Superintendent.  Duties will include but are not limited to streets, parks, gas utility, water utility, sanitary and storm sewer systems.  Gas, water & wastewater certifications preferred but will train the right individual.  Must have a Class B CDL with air brake endorsement or obtain one within 30 days.  Must be a H.S. graduate, and able to pass a background check.  Pre-employment physical and drug test required.  Employee will be required to be a resident of Gilmore City within 6 months of hire.  Employee will be on-call evenings and every other weekend including holidays.  Salary DOQ.  Benefit package.  Gilmore City is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application & Job Description available on City’s website:  www.gilmorecityiowa.com. Submit application, and/or resume to:  City of Gilmore City, PO Box 276, Gilmore City, IA  50541.  Application deadline is March 1, 2019.

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Marion County Rural Water District - Water Distribution Operator
(Added 2/11/2019)

Deadline:  Until Position Filled
Position:  Water Distribution Operator
Location:  Knoxville, IA
Salary & Benefits:  $14 - up /hr DOQ (starting), Healthcare, Vacation, Sick Leave

Job Description:  Full-time position, working in all weather conditions.
Operating and maintenance of small water distribution system. 
Daily O&M of pumps stations & system, locating, sampling, installation of water service, and accurate record keeping. 
Rotational on-call after hours and weekends.

Job Requirements:  High school graduate or GED, Reside around the Knoxville area
Experience and certification in water distribution, minimum Grade I preferred
Must obtain Grade I Iowa Water Distribution Certification after 12 months
Must have valid IA driver’s license and acceptable driving record required
Class A CDL, preferred
Must provide your own pickup, pass drug and background checks
Must be detail oriented, self-motivated, energetic, and able to problem solve
Must be able to follow directions and be willing to learn
Good communication skills
Must be knowledgeable in backhoe/skid loader operating
Work in confined spaces and be able to lift and carry items weighing over 75 pounds
Knowledge of SCADA system
Computer skills
Perform other duties as needed

Email resumes and questions to [email protected] or mail to:  MCRWD, 1921 W Bell Ave, Knoxville, IA  50138

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Indianola Municipal Utilities - Water Plant Operator I
(Added 2/11/2019)

Indianola Municipal Utilities is accepting applications for the position of Water Plant Operator I.

The City of Indianola, Iowa is a growing community with a historic downtown, located approximately 15 minutes south of Des Moines.  We are known for being a safe community with Midwestern values, friendly people and excellent schools.  Indianola is home to Simpson College, the world-renowned Des Moines Metro Opera, the National Balloon Museum and the U.S. Ballooning Hall of Fame.  Indianola is also known for its easy access to excellent outdoor activities; including a trail system, five major parks and two golf courses.

Primary responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: 

Requirements include high school graduation; prefer Water Plant Operator II certification or at least one (1) year of experience in meter maintenance and repair and the operation of valves, hydrants, and related equipment; Ability to acquire a State of Iowa Grade II Water Plant Operators License; Class B with air brake endorsement commercial driver’s license issued by the State of Iowa required; Knowledge of domestic water treatment and distribution procedures and practices; Knowledge of water meters, valves, hydrants and line including installation, maintenance, and repair; Ability to work in confined spaces or trenches for long periods of time and in unfavorable weather conditions.

For a full job description and position requirements, please visit IMU’s web site at http://www.i-m-u.com/about-imu/job-postings.aspx

IMU Starting Salary Range is $47,963 and an excellent benefits package included. This position is a non-exempt, union classified position. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a post-offer drug screening and background check. 

IMU is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  To apply, please submit a letter of interest, your resume with salary history, 3 professional references and application to:

Chris Longer
Finance & HR Director
Indianola Municipal Utilities
PO Box 356
Indianola, Iowa 50125
[email protected]

Deadline for applications is at 5 p.m. on Monday, February 25, 2019.

Applications may be downloaded at http://www.i-m-u.com/about-imu/job-postings.aspx.

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City of Newton - Electronics Maintenance Technician
(Added 2/6/2019)

The City of Newton is accepting applications for the position of Electronics Maintenance Technician.  Designs, installs and maintains electrical and electronic monitoring and control systems in a modern, complex and highly sophisticated municipal water pollution control plant. Requires two year technical electronics vocational training program.  Requires five years’ experience in the design, installation, maintenance and repair of electrical and electronic equipment in an industrial facility.  Requires a Commercial driver’s license within one (1) year of employment.

Starting salary $24.18/hour.  Applications accepted until 4:00 p.m. February 27, 2019,  A full job description and applications are available at WWW.Newtongov.org  Questions may be directed to Katrina Davis, Administrative Services Manager at 641-792-2787, City of Newton, 101 W 4th Street S, Newton, IA 50208.  EEO.

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Waterloo Water Works - General Manager
(Added 2/2/2019)

Byrnes & Rupkey, Inc. has been retained by the Waterloo Water Works (Waterloo, IA) to place a full-time General Manager to oversee their water distribution system.

The General Manager oversees all aspects of the Waterloo Water Works.  Essential duties and responsibilities require the General Manager to proactively communicate with the Board of Trustees on matters of regulatory and community interest; prepare budget estimates, manage expenses, approve AP and staff requests, and propose rate case adjustments. The successful candidate will have strong leadership, communication, planning skills, and must establish residency within Waterloo city limits within 6 months of hire. The possession of an AWWA Water Operators Certificate or State of Iowa Water Operators Certificate is a plus. 

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor of Science degree or higher in engineering, environment science, public administration or a closely related discipline.  Licensed Professional Engineer a plus but not required. A combination of at least 10 years equivalent education and experience will be considered in the water utility field with a proven record of advancement and success.  The ideal candidate will have strong analytical and operation management skills with additional strengths in customer service. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to handle multiple projects at one time.

A candidate with strong experience and training may have a minimum of five years of experience, progressive managerial experience in a water utility or similar enterprise, knowledge of and/or experience in general business management, engineering, and familiarity with applicable U.S. EPA, Iowa DNR, and other federal and state laws pertaining to Water Works management. Profit and Loss experience preferred.  

The City of Waterloo is a thriving community, rich in agricultural development, manufacturing, and cultural diversity located on the banks of the Cedar River.

Position offers competitive salary and benefit package.  Relocation is negotiable.

Do not contact the city directly.  To apply, contact Byrnes & Rupkey, Inc., Katy McCracken, at (319) 234-6201.  Send resume and cover letter to [email protected].

The Waterloo Water Works is an Equal Opportunity Employer and drug free workplace.

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People Service, Inc. - WASTEWATER OPERATOR III, CHARITON, IOWA
(Added 2/2/2019)

Accepting applications for an Iowa Grade III wastewater operator or ability to obtain within 6 months to work in our Chariton, Iowa contract. Must possess a valid driver’s license with clean driving record to operate company vehicle, as well as live within a 10-30-minute response time. There are two employees at this location providing professional wastewater services for Chariton’s oxidation ditch with 7 lift stations throughout the system. We offer an excellent compensation package with benefits beginning on date of hire. Check us out at www.peopleservice.com and apply on-line.

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City of Sioux City - Waste Water Treatment Plant Maintenance Mechanic
(Added 1/12/2019)

ALL CITY EMPLOYEES MUST BE RESIDENTS OF THE STATE OF IOWA AND RESIDE IN THE CITY OR WITHIN TEN MILES OF THE CITY LIMITS.

Minorities and women are encouraged to make application. AA/EOE

The City of Sioux City is a drug-free workplace and all offers of employment are conditional upon completion of a drug & alcohol test producing negative results.

To apply visit our website: www.sioux-city.org

ENTRANCE EXAMINATIONS APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED JANUARY 11, 2019 THROUGH FEBRUARY 11, 2019

WWTP MAINTENANCE MECHANIC $22.33/HOUR.
The City of Sioux City is looking for a Waste Water Treatment Plant Maintenance Mechanic. Under the general direction of the Maintenance Supervisor, works with fellow Maintenance Mechanics or on own to perform maintenance and repair work for the Waste Water Treatment Plant Facilities and sewer pump stations. General mechanical skills with emphasis on pumps, compressors, blowers, boilers, etc. This is a full-time position, 40 hours per week working Monday-Friday, including rotating stand-by hours of one week per month. APPLICATIONS WILL BE TAKEN THROUGH FEBRUARY 11, 2019

For complete job description, qualifications and to apply visit our website www.sioux-city.org

Minorities and women are encouraged to apply. AA/EOE

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City of Dunkerton - Full-Time Public Works
(Added 1/10/2019)

The City of Dunkerton is now accepting applications for the position of Full-Time Public Works person. Applicant must have the ability to obtain water and wastewater Grade 1 certifications within 1 year of hire. Must have the ability to obtain a CDL within 30 days of hire. Applicant must be over 18 years of age.

Duties include operation and maintenance of the City water and wastewater systems with a rotation of weekend duties. General maintenance and repairs of all City owned and leased equipment, buildings and grounds. Ground maintenance includes but is not limited to mowing, weed-eating and weed control. Responsible for snow removal as well as street maintenance and repairs.

This is not an exclusive list and additional responsibilities may be assigned as deemed necessary to meet the needs of the City. Competitive salary and benefits. Pay commensurate with experience.

Applications and job description may be obtained at City Hall, 200 Tower Street, Dunkerton, IA or online at www.cityofdunkerton.org.

Applications can be submitted by mail to the City of Dunkerton, PO Box 100, Dunkerton, IA 50626 or emailed to [email protected].

Position is open until filled. EOE

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City of Estherville - Operator, Wastewater Treatment Plant
(Added 12/10/2018)

The Wastewater Treatment Plant is currently seeking an Operator.
For complete job profile and application packet go to www.cityofestherville.org  or contact:

City Administrative Offices
P.O. Box 417
Estherville, IA 51334
(712) 362-7771
[email protected]

Equal Opportunity Employer

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City of Denver, IA - Water / Sewer Operator
(Added 12/4/2018)

The City of Denver, Iowa is looking for a Water/Sewer Operator.  Qualified applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent.  Once hired, the employee will be required to make consistent progress toward attaining a Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator Grade III Certification, a Grade II Water Treatment Plant Operator, and a Grade II Water Distribution Operator.  Preferred applicants will have a minimum of a 2 Year Post High School Degree and/or hold waste water, water distribution, and water treatment certifications.  Salary to be based on education and certifications.  Salary is competitive and will increase with each step toward the Grade III Certification. Applicants should submit Cover Letter, resume, and salary history and five references to the City of Denver, 100 Washington Street, Denver, Iowa 50622.  Position is open until filled.  Review of applications will begin on January 2, 2019.  EOE 

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Xenia Rural Water District - Treatment Plant Operator
(Added 11/14/2018)

JOB TITLE: Treatment Plant Operator

REPORTS TO: Supply & Treatment Manager

DEPARTMENT: Supply & Treatment

JOB SUMMARY:

Perform duties supporting the operation, maintenance, and repair of water and wastewater treatment facilities.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:

This position has no direct supervisory responsibilities.

SUMMARY OF ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS/CERTIFICATIONS:

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL ABILITIES/WORK ENVIRONMENT:

Interested candidates should submit resume to Corey Iben at [email protected] or you can call with questions at 515-676-2117.

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