Job Description

The South Adams County Water and Sanitation District is looking for an individual to fill the role of Wastewater Operator.

 This position operates and maintains all treatment processes, equipment and facilities associated with the District’s wastewater treatment which may include: 

  • Pumping
  • Flow monitoring
  • Preliminary treatment
  • Grit removal
  • Clarification
  • Biological and UV treatment
  • Sampling & Routine lab analysis
  • Preventative maintenance
  • Maintenance and cleaning of buildings & grounds upkeep

The qualified candidate may also respond to emergencies as well as participate in the on-call rotation schedule.Qualified candidates should have a High School Diploma OR equivalent combination of education and experience. Valid, current Colorado Driver’s License required.

Prior experience in water or wastewater utilities or related field along with a minimum Colorado D Wastewater Operator preferred. If not certified, ability to obtain certification within 1 year. Experience with activated sludge helpful. Mechanical aptitude essential.  Proficient computer skills including knowledge of Word, Excel, and Outlook. Solid problem solving, troubleshooting and communication skills required.

Application Deadline Tuesday May 21, 2019 at 3:00 pm (mt)

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Successful candidate will be required to complete a drug screen and background check prior to employment.