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Central City - Full Time Laborer
(Added 2/6/2016)

City of Hiawatha - Water System Supervisor
(Added 2/5/2016)

City of Altoona - Public Utility Superintendent
(Added 2/1/2016)

City of Sioux City - Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator
(Added 1/26/2016)

City of Clive - Water Resources Engineer
(Added 1/21/2016)

City of Waterloo - Waste Management Services Director
(Added 12/24/2015 / Updated 1/21/2016)

City of New Hampton - Wastewater Operator
(Added 12/18/2015)

City of Story City - Water and Wastewater Superintendent
(Added 11/10/2015)

City of Sioux City - Utility Worker
(Added 11/10/2015)

 

 


 

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Central City - Full Time Laborer
(Added 2/6/2016)

The City of Central City, Iowa (population 1257) is seeking a full time laborer to work in our public works department. This position is under the direct supervision of the Public Works Director.  The position is responsible for all aspects of city public works – water/sewer/streets/building, grounds & equipment maintenance.  The position also requires excellent communication skills to deal with the public on a daily basis.  High school graduate or equivalent, valid Class B Commercial Driver’s License with air brakes endorsement, Central City residency required.  Qualified applicants will need to pass a pre-employment physical and drug test.  The individual selected will be expected to receive the appropriate water and sewer certifications after being hired.  Starting wage is $15.00 per hour with benefits or more if applicant has water/sewer certifications.    Application & job description are available at City Hall, 137 4th Street North or on the city website at www.centralcityia.govoffice2.com.   Deadline for applications is February 12, 2016 at 4:00 pm.  An Equal Opportunity Employer

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City of Hiawatha - Water System Supervisor
(Added 2/5/2016)

The City of Hiawatha is acceepting applications for a full time Water System Supervisor position.

Individual will be responsible for working as part of a team, operating a variety of equipment and machinery and performing a wide range of tasks related to safe and effective operations of City Water Treatment and Distribution system. Must have three years supervisory experience, have and maintain a Grade II Treatment and Water Distribution Certification. On call, after hours and weekend work will be required. Pre-employment physical, drug test, valid Class B CDL with air brake endorsement and references required. Must be 18 to apply. Starting rate of pay is $26.99 per hour with excellent benefits. Applications will be accepted in the City Clerk's office until February 19th, 2016 at 5:00 P.M.

Employment application and job description can be found at www.hiawatha-iowa.com under job opportunities or by contacting the City Clerk's Office at 101 Emmons Street, Hiawatha, Iowa 52233. EOE

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City of Altoona - Public Utility Superintendent
(Added 2/1/2016)

The City of Altoona is accepting applications for a full-time Utility Superintendent position to manage the operation of a 4 MG water treatment and distribution system, wastewater collection system and utility staff. The City of Altoona operates a Grade 3 Water Treatment, Grade 3 Distribution system and the Wastewater Collection system.

Candidates must hold an Iowa Water Operator Grade 3 Treatment and Distribution licenses or the ability to obtain a Grade 3 Water Treatment and Distribution licenses within 6 months. Candidates should have 3 years of applicable supervisory experience in water treatment systems operations or related fields. The candidate must possess strong leadership, supervisory, communication, customer service, and computer skills. Candidates must hold valid drivers license. CDL is required within 60 days of employment. Starting salary range between $30.81 to $40.19 per hour depending on qualifications.

Altoona is a Skilled Iowa participant, candidates can find out more at www.skillediowa.org. Applicants should complete and submit a city application available at http://www.altoona-iowa.com/i-want-to/find-job-openings/ AND submit a resume and cover letter specifying interest to City of Altoona, Attn: Amy Hill, 407 8 th St SE, Altoona, Iowa 50009. Please include current mailing address, phone number(s), and e-mail address.

Applications must be postmarked by February 26, 2016.
Pre-employment drug screen and physical required.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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City of Sioux City - Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator
(Added 1/26/2016)

The City of Sioux City is seeking to hire a highly skilled hard working individual as a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator, who possesses at least a Grade I Wastewater Operator certificate (Iowa). We have identified you as a potential candidate based on your level of Iowa certification.

Sioux City, twice named an All-American City by the National Civic League, is in the midst of significant growth. It serves as the regional hub for business, employment, industry, retail trade, medical care, educational opportunities and tourism in the tri-state metropolitan area. As recently as 2014, Forbes ranked Sioux City in the Top 30 Best Places for Business and Careers. The City of Sioux City has built a reputation through its "culture of excellence" where we utilize a team approach to problem solving and public service. If you have a desire to make in impact and you love to be challenged, we have a spot for you. We are experiencing significant economic growth and we need talented people like you to help us continue to be the first-class community and regional leader that we are.

What is expected of a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator? Operation of a full nitrification/de-nitrification wastewater treatment plant, with anaerobic digestion, sludge de-watering, and associated process equipment.  To provide compliance with applicable state and federal regulations. Operates, monitors and adjusts chemical dosing, collects samples and conducts field tests and analysis to maintain proper quality control. This position requires a valid Motor Vehicle Operators License issued by the State of Iowa and an Iowa Grade I Wastewater Operator Certificate, with the ability to obtain a Grade II Wastewater Operator Certificate within one year of hire. A full job description is available on the City of Sioux City website. The pay rate for this position is $20.89/hour ($43,454 annually).

If you have an interest in such a position, please visit: www.sioux-city.org, for a complete job description, qualifications and application, if you have further questions, please contact Human Resources at 712-279-6200.  Applications will be accepted January 25, 2016 through February 12, 2016.

APPLICANT DISCLOSURE MUST BE COMPLETED AND TURNED IN WITH YOUR CITY APPLICATION.

Minorities and women are encouraged to apply. AA/EOE

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City of Clive - Water Resources Engineer
(Added 1/21/2016)

Water Resources Engineer; City of Clive, Iowa (pop. 17,506). Entry Salary Range:  $80,000 - $90,000.  The City is seeking a strong, dynamic, and inspirational individual with excellent communication and people skills to be the next Water Resources Engineer. The ideal candidate will be team and service oriented with the ability to be both convincing and diplomatic.

Clive is a city with a great future in sight. Located at the crossroads of two interstate highways (35 & 80), visibility and convenience are major corporate attributes of the community. Clive is currently developing 800 acres for residential and commercial growth and is in the process of annexing an additional area for commercial and residential potential.

Clive enjoys an extremely high resident satisfaction rating and has the third lowest property tax rate in the greater Des Moines metropolitan area. The City has a cohesive and mission oriented employee group with high levels of accomplishment and satisfaction.

Clive is seeking an individual who will enjoy making a lasting, positive impact on the community.  The City is experiencing significant economic growth and is in search of a Water Resource Engineer to guide storm water management and flood control issues as development continues. 

Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor’s Degree in civil engineering.  This individual will also have five years of progressively responsible work experience in civil engineering including field and office work with two years of technical work in Stormwater management and flood operations. Position profile is available at www.brimgroup.com.  

Email resume, cover letter and 5 references to [email protected] by 02/08/2016.  Please direct questions to Dick Schrad at [email protected] or (641) 891-7794. For additional information about Clive please visit: https://www.cityofclive.com/

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City of Waterloo - Waste Management Services Director
(Added 12/24/2015 / Updated 1/21/2016)

The City of Waterloo, Iowa (pop. 68,406) seeks a licensed civil or environmental engineer to serve as its Waste Management Services Director responsible for the overall direction of its wastewater and storm water systems.  The city operates a 13 MGPD activated sludge treatment plant and over 800 miles of sanitary and storm lines and over 40 lift stations. Position manages a staff of 39 employees, a $15.8 million operating budget and a $6 million capital budget and reports to the Mayor.  Candidates must be a licensed professional engineer with a bachelor’s degree and ten years of experience in civil or environmental engineering and/or managing wastewater collection and treatment.   Equivalent education and experience will be considered.  Must have strong analytical and operational management skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, and the ability to plan for and implement rehabilitation of the wastewater system.

Salary DOQ. Excellent benefits package. Residency within Waterloo city limits required within six months of hire.  Relocation negotiable. 

Submit cover letter and resume online at https://waters-company.recruitmenthome.com/. This position is open until filled; however, interested applicants are encouraged to apply by February 1, 2016. For more information contact Sharon Klumpp at [email protected] or by calling 651.223.3053.

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City of New Hampton - Wastewater Operator
(Added 12/18/2015)

The City of New Hampton is accepting applications for a wastewater operator. Wastewater certification is preferred but not required.  The successful applicant must be willing to work towards a Grade II Wastewater Certification, and must be able to perform a variety of skilled, semi-skilled maintenance work and operate a variety of equipment in the wastewater field.  He/she must be willing to learn laboratory procedures and operate laboratory instruments. Post job physical, drug test, and a background check, will be required. 

For more information on wage scale and benefits or to request an application form please contact the City of New Hampton, 112 East Spring Street, New Hampton, IA 0659, or [email protected]. Applications and resumes will be accepted until February 1, 2016.

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City of Story City - Water and Wastewater Superintendent
(Added 11/10/2015)

The City of Story City is accepting applications for the position of water and wastewater superintendent. The superintendent plans, directs, and coordinates the operation and maintenance of the water and wastewater system. Performs managerial and administrative duties including supervising employees. Preferred qualifications include: a) IA water grade II certification, b) IA wastewater grade III or an ability to obtain certification within six months, c) IA class B CDL or the ability to obtain within six months, and d) Five years experience in water and wastewater with two years supervisory experience. Interested applicants should send cover letter and resume to Mark A. Jackson, City Administrator, 504 Broad Street, Story City, Iowa, 50248 or email to [email protected]. Position opened until filled. The City of Story City is an EOE. 

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City of Sioux City - Utility Worker
(Added 11/10/2015)

Entrance Examinations Applications
Accepted November 9, 2015 through December 4, 2015

Utility Worker-Public Works, $21.45/Hour.    This position is for work in the Public Works Department/Utility Division.  Required to perform duties related to the maintenance and repair of the water distribution system and in the repair and maintenance of the storm and sanitary sewers.  Will be required to obtain a DNR Grade II Water Distribution Certification.  May be required to operate equipment such as a loader, dump truck, valve truck, backhoe, jet truck, etc.  Very physical and technical work.  Will be required to serve on standby status on a rotation basis.  May work 1st, 2nd or 3rd shift.  Required to have a Class A CDL with tanker endorsement and a telephone.

For complete job description, qualifications and application visit our website www.sioux-city.org
Minorities and women are encouraged to apply. AA/EOE

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