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Iowa Department of Natural Resources - Environmental Specialist –  Water Quality Bureau
(Added 6/11/2016)

City of Algona - Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator
(Added 6/9/2016)

Walworth County Metropolitan Sewerage District (WalCoMet) - Water Reclamation Superintendent
(Added 5/9/2016)

Walworth County Metropolitan Sewage District (WalCoMet) - Wastewater Operational Specialist
(Added 5/9/2016)

City of Sioux City - Utilities Superintendent
(Added 4/21/2016)

City of Waterloo - Wastewater Services Director
(Added 3/30/2016)

Agri Star Meat & Poultry LLC. - Waste Water /Water Treatment Maintenance Technician
(Added 3/22/2016)

PeopleService – Chariton, IA – Grade III Wastewater Operator
(Added 3/22/2016)

City of Story City - Water and Wastewater Superintendent
(Added 3/19/2016)

 

 


 

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Iowa Department of Natural Resources - Environmental Specialist –  Water Quality Bureau
(Added 6/11/2016)

The position will conduct environmental reviews for State Revolving Fund (SRF) water and wastewater infrastructure loan applicants, including coordination with related state and federal agencies to ensure project compliance with related agency permission, clearances, or permits as necessary.The position will consult with the State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) on their review of all projects in order to determine potential impact on historical and cultural properties, and to then obtain appropriate clearances for project implementation.  The position will prepare file search requests from, and consult with, the Office of State Archeologist (OSA), and if needed, will prepare and manage the scope of work to be contracted to OSA, or other archeology consultants, if field work investigation is required. 

BrassRing:         17437BR

Location:            Environmental Services Division, Water Quality Bureau, Wallace State Office Bldg., Des Moines, IA

Hours:                 M-F 8:00am – 4:30pm

Closing Date:     June 27, 2016 – 11:00 p.m.

For specific job duties, requirements, and application information, visit https://das.iowa.gov/human-resources/state-employment/ , select “Permanent State Employees” and then select the BR#.

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City of Algona - Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator
(Added 6/9/2016)

Job Title: Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator
Government: City of Algona, IA
Location: Algona, Iowa, Pop: 5,560
Salary: DOQ, with competitive benefit package.

Description:
The City of Algona, Iowa, (Population 5,560) the county seat of Kossuth County, located in North Central Iowa, is seeking a Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator. Candidates must have working knowledge of wastewater treatment plant operations and processes. Prepare all necessary reports as required by City, State, or Federal statutes. Perform all required tests in a timely fashion and report results to all necessary individuals or organizations.  Ensure that Wastewater System is operating in compliance with all City, State, or Federal statutes and regulations. Make necessary inspections of Wastewater System and perform all necessary repairs.

Qualifications:
Applicants should possess an Iowa Grade I, II, or III Operator Certificate with the ability to obtain a higher certification within one year after starting date but non-certified applicants will be considered. Successful candidates will also have the ability to obtain an Iowa Class B Commercial Driver’s License with airbrake endorsement upon appointment in this classification and maintain the license throughout period of employment. 

Application deadline is July 15, 2016 at 5:00 PM.  Please email cover letter and resume to:

Ron Covert
Director of Public Works
112 West Call Street
Algona, IA 50511
E-Mail: [email protected]

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Walworth County Metropolitan Sewerage District (WalCoMet) - Water Reclamation Superintendent
(Added 5/9/2016)

The Walworth County Metropolitan Sewerage District (WalCoMet) is recruiting an experienced and qualified professional for a management position as Water Reclamation Superintendent.  The Water Reclamation Superintendent has primary responsibility for all WalCoMet wastewater treatment plant operations, maintenance, and buildings and grounds, is the designated “operator in charge” for regulatory purposes for the 7 MGD reclamation facility and is responsible for the water reclamation plant meeting the conditions of the WalCoMet WPDES discharge permit.

The Walworth County Metropolitan Sewage District (WalCoMet) headquarters are in Delavan Wisconsin. Delavan is small full service community that is located in the heart of the Southeast Wisconsin lakes region where outdoor opportunities abound. The WalCoMet service area is only 45 minutes from Metro – Milwaukee.  An individual can take advantage of the conveniences offered by a major metroplex while enjoying the small city atmosphere the WalCoMet Service area offers.

Primary Responsibilities:

The ideal candidate will possess:

Starting salary range is $68,000 to $72,000 depending upon qualifications.

To apply please complete the application on the WalCoMet website and return to [email protected]

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Walworth County Metropolitan Sewage District (WalCoMet) - Wastewater Operational Specialist
(Added 5/9/2016)

The Walworth County Metropolitan Sewage District (WalCoMet) is recruiting a talented Wastewater Operational Specialist to join their management team.  This position will function as the District’s pretreatment coordinator and assist in the development and enhancement of the mapping and GIS program, the asset management program and the predictive maintenance program.

The Walworth County Metropolitan Sewage District (WalCoMet) headquarters are in Delavan Wisconsin. Delavan is small full service community that is located in the heart of the Southeast Wisconsin lakes region where outdoor opportunities abound. The WalCoMet service area is only 45 minutes from Metro – Milwaukee.  An individual can take advantage of the conveniences offered by a major metroplex while enjoying the small city atmosphere the WalCoMet Service area offers.

Primary Responsibilities:

The ideal candidate will possess:

The salary range for this position is $25.65 / hour to $28.39 / hour.

To apply please complete the application on the WalCoMet website and return to [email protected]

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City of Sioux City - Utilities Superintendent
(Added 4/21/2016)

The City of Sioux City is seeking to hire a highly skilled hard working individual as a Utilities Superintendent who possesses at least a Grade III Water Distribution certificate (in good standing issued by Iowa DNR), but preferably a Grade IV Water Distribution Certificate.  If you possess an equivalent certification in another state we do need proof that IDNR will grant you reciprocity.  We have identified you as a potential candidate based on your level of 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 Utilities Superintendent? You will oversee approximately 20 people to ensure skilled mechanical maintenance and repair work involving water lines, sewer lines, storm sewer systems, pumps, water mains, and related equipment and devices is performed at a superior level. In addition to the certification requirements, we also need someone who possesses a valid State of Iowa Class A Commercial Driver’s License with tanker and combination endorsements; someone who already possesses, or will seek to obtain a Voluntary IAWEA Wastewater Collection Systems Certificate; and who will work to obtain Back-flow Tester Certification. The pay range for this position is $67,509-$94,512 annually and we offer an exceptional benefits package!

If you have an interest in this position and believe you have the talent and determination we are seeking, we'd love to hear from you soon. For complete job description, qualifications and the required application, please visit: www.sioux-city.org and click on "job openings".  If you have further questions, please contact Human Resources at 712-279-6200.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, so hurry or you may miss out!

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 La Crosse - Water Distribution Supervisor
(Added 4/18/2016)

The City of La Crosse is seeking to hire a full-time Water Distribution Supervisor to oversee the water system maintenance and repairs, assist with overall Water Utility operations and to supervise water distribution personnel.  Successful candidate shall have a vocational/technical training and a minimum of 5 years of progressively responsible water distribution system maintenance/repair experience which includes 2 years in a supervisory capacity; or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities.  Certification in Ground Water Supply and Water System Distribution required within one year of employment.  Working knowledge of MS Office.  Basic knowledge of Water Systems SCADA.  Valid motor vehicle operator’s license required.  Selected candidate subject to background check and post-offer/pre-employment drug screen.  Starting bi-weekly rate for this supervisory, exempt position is $2,326.40 – $2,390.40 (80 hours bi-weekly), commensurate with qualifications. 

The City of La Crosse offers a comprehensive benefit package to include health insurance, pension, deferred compensation, voluntary dental and vision plan, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, life and income continuation insurance.  The City of La Crosse supports attaining a representative workforce and workplace equity. To be considered, please submit a completed City of La Crosse Employment Application and resume.  Initial review of applications is May 10, 2016.  Applications accepted until filled.      

City of La Crosse Human Resources
400 La Crosse Street
La Crosse, WI  54601
(608) 789-7591
Visit our webpage at www.cityoflacrosse.org    

EOE/ Drug Free Workplace

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City of Waterloo - Wastewater Services Director
(Added 3/30/2016)

The City of Waterloo, Iowa (pop. 68,406) seeks a forward-looking manager to serve as its Wastewater Services Director, responsible for the overall direction of its wastewater and storm water systems.  B.S. in environmental science, engineering, or related field with progressive managerial experience running a wastewater system.  Licensed professional engineer a plus but not required.  Must have excellent oral and written communication skills and the ability to explain technical information in a manner that is understandable to the general public.  Knowledge of U.S. EPA and Iowa DNR regulations for wastewater and storm water desired.  Experience working in a union environment preferred. 

Salary up to $120,000, DOE. 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; interested applicants are encouraged to apply by April 8, 2016. For information contact Sharon Klumpp at [email protected] or by calling 651.223.3053 (office) or 651.270.6856 (mobile).

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Agri Star Meat & Poultry LLC. - Waste Water /Water Treatment Maintenance Technician
(Added 3/22/2016)

Agri Star is currently seeking to hire a reliable and qualified individual to work in our Wastewater Treatment Facility.  The ideal candidate will be responsible for completing maintenance on engines, motors, pneumatic tools, and various other equipment.  Candidate should have understanding of plumbing, electrical, chemical pumps, and be able to read blue prints, diagrams and schematics.  Experience preferred but will train highly motivated candidate.  Position ranges in pay per hour based on experience.

Apply within or send resume to [email protected]

Agri Star Meat & Poultry LLC.
[email protected]
220 West Street  P.O. Box 920  Postville, IA 52162
Phone: 563-864-7811  Fax: 563-864-7899

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PeopleService – Chariton, IA – Grade III Wastewater Operator
(Added 3/22/2016)

PeopleService provides contract wastewater operations to the City of Chariton and we are seeking an Iowa Wastewater III operator or ability to ability to obtain within 6 months. Water certification helpful but not required. $2,000 sign-on bonus, with half being paid on first paycheck and the other half upon attainment of required certification or six months of employment, whichever is later. Relocation assistance available, health insurance beginning on date of hire, matching 401(k), company paid life and disability insurance and much, much more. The treatment process consists of an oxidation ditch with 7 lift stations throughout the city. Must possess a valid driver’s license with clean record to operate company vehicle, required to live within a 10-30 minute response of Chariton. Will be required to work weekends and on-call based on a three-person rotating schedule. Come join our team today by apply at www.peopleservice.com or call HR toll-free at 1-877-774-4311 X7002.  EOE.

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City of Story City - Water and Wastewater Superintendent
(Added 3/19/2016)


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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