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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:

  • On-the-job training
  • 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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Wastewater Operator
New Richland, MN


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.

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