Monroeville Water Works and Sewer Board is accepting applications for a Grade III Wastewater Operator. Applicants must possess at time of hiring a valid driver’s license, high school diploma or equivalent and a minimum of a Grade III Wastewater Operator certification with the State of Alabama. Ability to work non-standard hours including holidays and weekends. The work requires considerable and strenuous physical exertion such as frequent climbing of ladders and stairs, lifting heavy objects up to 50 lbs., crouching or crawling in restricted areas. The employee will be responsible for the maintaining wastewater plant and lift stations. Employee will be required to perform the following:
- Maintain the grounds of the plant and pumping stations.
- Waste to drying beds and remove sludge from beds.
- Cleans, repairs and installs sewer lines.
- Operates backhoe, front-end loader and tractor to cut grass, pickup sludge and install sewer lines on right of ways.
- Operates and maintains chemical feeders, chlorinators, sulfurnators and polymer feed equipment.
- Reads and records equipment hour meters and flow meters.
- Compiles daily activity log, makes copies and maintains files.
- Collects samples and performs periodic and routine laboratory tests on treatment plant influent, effluent and sludge.
- Maintains files of lab tests performed and methods used.
- Coordinates with Alabama One Call and other utility companies to spot lines.
- Communicate with other co-workers, customers or the public in a face-to-face one-on-one setting.
Selected applicant must be able to pass pre-employment drug screen and must have a clean driving record.
Benefits include: Family Insurance with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama, State Retirement, Sick and Annual leave, state holidays
Pay is commensurate with experience
The position is open until filled
Please send resume to
Monroeville Water Works
P.O. Box 674
Monroeville, Alabama 36461
Attention: William Snyder, General Manager
Any questions should be directed to William Snyder, General Manager…251-575-2617
Red Bay Water & Gas Board will be accepting applications until April 28, 2017 for two distribution openings. Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED and a valid driver’s license. Also, a Grade 2 or better (ADEM) Water Certification and/or Journeyman Gas Fitter Certification and preferably a valid CDL Class A driver’s license.
Job description includes, reading water and gas meters, water and gas taps, line extensions, repairs and other miscellaneous duties. Hours of work are Monday – Friday, 6:30 – 3:30 and weekends if needed.
Benefits include Blue Cross Blue Shield Insurance and Alabama State Retirement.
Applications will be taken at the
Red Bay Water & Gas Office
302 4th Avenue SE
Monday–Friday 8:00 – 4:00.
You can contact our office for applications or questions at (256) 356-8622.
The Red Bay Water & Gas Board is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Walnut Hill Water Authority
Accepting job applications for service technician (outside) through April 21st, 2017
Responsible for operation of a 68 MGD surface water treatment plant located on the Tennessee River.
Applicants must possess an Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) Grade IV Water Treatment Certification, and abide by all Decatur Utilities (DU), ADEM and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations and safety procedures.
Applicant will be responsible for daily operations, laboratory testing and opera-tional adjustments necessary to maintain compliance with these regulations. Water treatment experience with poly-aluminum chloride (PACl) and Sodium Permanganate is preferred. Shift work required.
For additional information, please visit our website at http://www.decaturutilities.com/.
Responsible for operation of a 36 MGD wastewater treatment plant located on the Tennessee River. Operates treatment plant on a shift basis, adhering to Decatur Utilities, Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) and EPA regulations and safety procedures. This position is responsible for testing and making adjustments in treatment processes as needed to maintain these regulations. Applicants must possess an Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) Grade IV Wastewater Treatment Certification. Shift work required.
For additional information, please visit our website at http://www.decaturutilities.com/.
Salary Range: $96,561-$130,642
Position Overview: Under general direc-tion researches literature to maintain current information on practices and methods of utility services; analyzes needs and generates revenue; directs the formulation of strategic and operating plans, develops and obtains approval for annual budget; reviews, updates and modifies jobs, prepares position announcements, designs selection procedures, recruits and interviews applicants and makes hiring recom-mendations, orients and trains staff, communicates work rules, counsels employees and rates job performance; writes directives and holds group meetings, leads and directs activities of subordinate managers and staff; controls budget and ensures expenditures are in accordance with guidelines; maintains liaison and coordinates with other departments and represents City Manager at meetings as required and carries out public relations activities by speaking at civic functions and making media appearances, assists in planning and administrative functions as required.
Requirements: Hold bachelor’s degree in business administration, public admin-istration, engineering or closely related field and have (5) five years increasingly responsible managerial or professional experience in a management position involving the direct supervision and administration of water and sewer services. Two years experience in the construction and maintenance of relevant systems and equipment. Experience in metering, purchasing and warehousing is desirable OR Have (10) ten years combination of training and experience relating to a Utilities system. Must hold a valid driver’s license. Substantial knowledge of concepts, principles and techniques of utilities administration including marketing, metering, billing, purchasing, warehousing, accounting, finance, water purification and wastewater treatment operations.
Benefits: Benefits include medical and dental insurance, life insurance, participation with the Employee's Retirement System of Alabama and paid vacation, sick and holidays.
Additional details can be found on website at www.phenixcityal.us and may be submitted via email through our website (with copies of supporting documents included) to or mailed/ delivered to City of Phenix City, Human Resources, 1103 Broad Street, Phenix City, AL 36867. Hours for applications are Tuesdays-Thursdays from 10:00 am EST until 2:00 pm EST and Fridays from 2:00 pm EST until 5:00 pm EST
The City of LaFayette is seeking a full-time Grade IV Water Plant Operator. The successful candidate will need to possess a current Alabama Grade IV Water Certificate. The successful candidate should also possess considerable knowledge of surface water treatment with preferably at least two years of work experience at a Surface Water Treatment Plant. Applicant should be willing to work on weekends, nights, and holidays when assigned. Lifting, shoveling and climbing ladders/stairs is required.
Any person interested should send a resume to
City of LaFayette
Attn: Katie Hill
P.O. Box 87
LaFayette AL 36862.
The person selected will need to pass a pre employment physical, drug screen and background check, and shall have a valid driver’s license.
Any questions should be directed to Water Plant Superintendent Katie Hill, at 334-864-0686. The position is open until filled.
The City of LaFayette is an equal opportunity employer.
Operates and maintains water treatment, processing, disposal and testing equipment in water treatment facility to purify water to meet permit and operational requirements. This position works 12 hour rotating shifts, 7 days on and 7 days off.
- Ability to read, write and comprehend English (operational, process, safety and quality instructions).
- Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations.
- 6 months + experience in a related position and environment with knowledge of the methods, techniques, and practices of water treatment.
- Ability to learn and independently operate equipment such as pumps, engines, centrifuge, generators, valves, gates, mixers, conveyors, blowers, dryers, chemical feed, disinfection equipment, measuring/control devices, testing equipment and material handling equipment.
- Ability to use computer programs for process control.
- Must be able to serve rotational 24 hour emergency on-call.
- Have and maintain valid driver's license and a safe driving record.
Fayetteville Water Authority, 5610 Old Fayetteville Road, Sylacauga, AL 35151 has an opening for a water operator position. A Grade 2 water operator is preferred, however all applicants will be considered and are encouraged to apply.
Must have high school diploma or GED, a valid driver’s license, and must be willing to accept call in’s and work overtime as needed.
Job description includes meter taps, line extensions, repairs, meter reading and misc. duties. Pipe fitting or plumbing experience and the ability to operate equipment and/or CDL license is a plus.
Pay will be based on experience.
A background check, drug screening test and a 6 month probation period is required.
Resumes will be taken at the Fayetteville Water Authority office Monday – Thursday 7:00 to 4:30 p.m.
Fayetteville Water Authority
5610 Old Fayetteville Road
Sylacauga, AL 35151
Position is open until filled. (No phone calls).
Fayetteville is an “Equal Opportunity Employer.”
The employee will work under the general direction of the Superintendent of Water Production. All candidates must have past experience in water treatment and must possess a Grade 4 certification as required by ADEM to operate a water treatment plant. All candidates must possess a valid State of Alabama driver’s license and a driving record that would allow insurability by the Board’s insurance. All candidates MUST be a graduate from a senior high school or equivalent.
In addition, the candidate should have the following abilities:
- Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions
- Working knowledge of methods/ materials used in laboratory tests in water treatment
- Attention to detail with ability to follow written and oral instructions
- Capability to write legibly and keep records in an orderly manner
- Solid math ability to perform necessary calculations as related to water treatment
- Mechanical skills and knowledge of preventive maintenance procedures used in a water treatment plant
- Sufficient physical strength to lift at least 100 pounds and perform other strenuous physical tasks under varying weather conditions and to be able to work shifts as needed.
STARTING PAY: Dependent on experience level of candidate
Resumes accepted by email or U.S. Mail by sending to
P.O. Box 420
Oneonta, AL 35121
NO PHONE CALLS-PLEASE
The Utilities Board of the City of Oneonta is an “Equal Opportunity Employer.”
The Utilities Board of the City of Oneonta is a “Drug Free Workplace.”
The Kelley Group, a civil engineering consulting firm, located in Tuscumbia, Alabama, has an opening for an experienced Grade 2 Water and/or Grade 2 Wastewater Operator. Must have high school diploma or GED, a valid driver's license, and 4 years of experience working with municipal water and/or wastewater systems. Organizational, problem-solving skills and computer skills required.
Job consists of locating water and wastewater infrastructure with GIS equipment and onsite construction review of materials installation. Job is primarily outdoors and requires physical exertion, such as lifting, standing, bending, walking and moving in and out of a vehicle up to 100 times per day. Frequent out of town and overnight travel required.
Benefits include competitive pay based on industry standards and experience, and BCBS of Alabama insurance. A company vehicle and expense account provided for out of town and overnight travel.
A background check, drug screening test and 6-month probation period is required.
Resumes accepted by email or U.S. Mail by sending to
P.O. Box 45
Tuscumbia, AL 35674.
(no phone calls)
Job Description (pdf)
Apply online at www.cofairhope.com
Grade II Water Operator
Grade I Wastewater
Town of Thorsby
Town of Thorsby is accepting applications for – Grade II Water Operator and Grade I Wastewater. The work involves installation, maintenance, and repair of water meters, lines, operate monitor and equipment. This position performs meter reading and operates water equipment.
To qualify for this position, applicants must possess the Minimum Qualification of a High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent, one year of experience in the operation, maintenance and repair of potable water facilities, a valid Driver License and must be willing and available to be on call after hours and on weekends as needed and as required by supervision, willing to work in extreme weather conditions, work non-standard hours and more than 40 hours per week when required by supervision.
Starting Rate of Pay: To Be Determined / Based on Experience
Full Benefits – Insurance; State Retirement; Holiday; Sick; Vacation Time; etc.
Job Closes: OPEN UNTIL FILLED
Any person interested should send or drop off a resume to
Town of Thorsby
21060 US Hwy 31
Thorsby, AL 35171
Town of Thorsby, Alabama is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
The purpose of this classification is to operate, monitor, and maintain wastewater treatment plant systems and related equipment.
- Starting Rate of Pay: To Be Determined / Based on Experience
- Requires possession and maintenance of a valid Grade III or Higher Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator License issued by the State of Alabama.
- Must relocate to within 30 minutes of Wastewater Treatment Facility and be willing to take after hours call.
- Full Benefits – Insurance; State Retirement; Holiday, Sick, Vacation Time; etc.
- 40 hours per week: Monday through Friday
- Job Closes: OPEN UNTIL FILLED
To apply, contact Fayette City Hall at 205-932-5367 or in person at 203 Temple Ave North, Fayette AL 35555.
HEFLIN WATER WORKS & SEWER BOARD is accepting applications for the position of full-time and part-time Grade IV Water Plant Operators. Must be willing to work nights, weekends and holidays when needed. Drug screening required. For more information call (256) 463-2011.
Job description: Operation and maintenance of 1 mgd filtration plant. Pay based on experience.
Heflin Water Works & Sewer Board is a drug free work place and offers a great benefit package that includes Blue Cross, Alabama state retirement, paid holidays, vacation/sick days.
Send applications/resumes to:
PO Box 488
Heflin, AL 36264
Fax: (256) 463-2014
Daphne Utilities located in the coastal town of Daphne Alabama located near Mobile Alabama is looking for a Water Reclamation Facility Manager. We serve a population of approximately 25,000 wastewater, water, and natural gas services. The Water Reclamation Facility is a 4.2 mgd plant that has won numerous awards over the years. Be part of our team, our passion, our service to the community. We would love to hear from you!
To apply go to www.daphneutilities.com under about us then careers.
Grade 2 or higher licensed water system operator preferred, however, other experienced applicants will be considered. Must be knowledgeable in repairing leaks, operating machinery (backhoe), reading meters, making taps, maintaining town properties. Must have a strong ability to follow oral and written instructions, be willing to work over time if needed, and be on call for emergencies. Pay will depend on experience and certification.
Send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org or apply in person at Wilton Town Hall, 100 Depot Street, Wilton Al. 35187