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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)

Chariton Waterworks - Water Operator 2
(Added 5/3/2016)

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)

Smithfield Farmland - Waste Water Treatment Technician - Flex Shift
(Added 3/3/2016)

City of Cherokee - Grade 4 Operator
(Added 2/24/2016)

 

 


 

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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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Chariton Waterworks - Water Operator 2
(Added 5/3/2016)

The Chariton Waterworks is currently seeking candidates for the position of Water Operator 2. Successful candidates will currently possess an Iowa Grade 2 Water Treatment License with the ability to eventually upgrade to an Iowa Grade 3 We offer paid single insurance and full benefits 30 days after hire date. IPERS retirement, generous and flexible time away from work, paid training and certification. We are a surface water plant with a design capacity of approximately 1.3 MGD. Raw water comes from 1 of 2 manmade lakes. Solar Bee mixers, Clari-Cone clarifiers, rapid sand filtration, cloramination, fluoridation, ammonia and manganese removal, approximately 2 million gallon storage.

If interested, please submit resume and professional/ personal references to:

Chariton Waterworks
101 Albia Rd P.O. Box 866
Chariton Ia. 50049
Attn: Superintendent
Or you can email in PDF format 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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Smithfield Farmland - Waste Water Treatment Technician - Flex Shift
(Added 3/3/2016)

Position Summary:

The position summary states the general nature and purpose of the job.  Overall accountabilities are defined in this section.

This position is responsible for ensuring the proper operation of the wastewater pretreatment facility and compliance with the facility wastewater discharge permit. Technician is responsible for making operational and chemical adjustments, wastewater sampling and testing, , maintaining inventory of parts and chemicals, meter readings, safety checks, inspections, grounds upkeep and cleaning, system performance and assisting in other miscellaneous duties. This employee must work closely with all supervisors, managers, and the local municipal regulatory employees. 

Responsibilities:

1. Wastewater Operations:  Monitor and control all wastewater operations to produce the best quality of final effluent possible to meet all regulatory permit requirements. Operate the wastewater treatment plant within existing Smithfield Farmland permit and plan requirements (i.e., spill control plans, storm water permit,).Minimize wastewater treatment system upsets by becoming familiar with and by monitoring system performance on a regular basis. Reduce the electrical, mechanical, and chemical operating costs. Ensure all equipment is maintained and in good operating condition. Maintain inventory of all supplies and chemicals needed to operate the wastewater system.  Manage byproducts and wastes to minimize spills and reportable releases.   

2. Laboratory Analysis / Sampling: All required sampling and testing must be completed as assigned, and filed according to the plant’s Environmental Management System document control requirements.  This includes daily sampling and on site analysis, as well as sample collection and packaging for off site analysis.  Accurate Chain of Custody documentation and lab invoice approval is also required.  All lab equipment must be maintained and properly calibrated. Timeliness of sampling operations is critical. 

3. Housekeeping:  All wastewater buildings and grounds are kept organized, cleaned, and secured.

4. Miscellaneous:  Assist the Waste Water Supervisor and/or Environmental Coordinator with other duties (i.e. collecting environmental metrics, storm water sampling and inspections, SPCC Plans etc.) as directed.

May perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions. 

EEO/AA Information

Smithfield Farmland, A Smithfield Company, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with disability.

Go to www.smithfieldfarmlandcareers.com and submit your resume electronically.

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City of Cherokee - Grade 4 Operator
(Added 2/24/2016)

The City of Cherokee is seeking applications for a full-time licensed Grade 4 operator to lead our Waste Water Treatment plant team. Grade 3 acceptable if can obtain Grade 4 in a short amount of time, to be negotiated with the City. Excellent wage and benefit package. Interested candidates should obtain an application from the City Clerk’s office at 416 W. Main St. or at cherokeeiowa.net. Review of applications ongoing. Open until filled. EOE.

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