Jobs with benefits: Helping people, helping the environment
Wastewater operator. It sounds like a dirty job, but it’s more about using science, collecting data and managing a system. It’s also a vital job for human and environmental health. Wastewater operators make sure water flushed from toilets, sinks, bathtubs, washing machines – all the water from homes and businesses – is cleaned up enough to be discharged to a lake or river.
Small towns. Big cities. Communities across Minnesota are looking for wastewater operators, people who like science, like variety, like a steady job and like making a difference. These are jobs with benefits, including helping people and helping the environment.
You may qualify for this job through:
2-year program at Vermillion Community College or St. Cloud Technical College
4-year degree in chemistry at any accredited college
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New Richland, MN
Posted 04 Nov
Accepting application for a Class B wastewater operator to work in our New Richland trickling filter plant.
Class B wastewater certification required for facility but will consider lower certifications.
Bio-solids certification helpful but not required at time of hire.
Valid driver’s license with clean record to operate company vehicle.
Required to live within a 10-30-minute for a quick response time to after-hour emergencies.
Will be required to work weekends and on-call based on a rotating schedule.
Ability to operate a computer using Microsoft Office products.
Comfortable working independently with minimal supervision.
Strong organizational skills to handle multiple projects and prioritize the workload appropriately.
Initiative to ensure the job is completed and know what needs to be done.
Strong courteous communication skills, both written and orally.
For more information and to apply, go to www.peopleservice.com/careers/apply.
Salary will be dependent on certification and experience. Position will remain open until filled.