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Lime Storage Silo and All Appurtenances

The Governmental Utility Services Corp. of the City of Bessemer, Inc., Bessemer Water Filtration Facility, has for sale a welded carbon steel bulk lime storage facility, complete with all necessary appurtenances including feeders, fill line assembly, level sensors, dust collector, control panels, etc., for a complete and operable system. The lime storage facility and all appurtenances are available immediately, and can be viewed at the Bessemer Water Filtration Facility located at 250 Link Road, Bessemer, Alabama 35023. More information can be obtained by contacting Pat Parkin by e-mail at pparkin@guscfp.org or Joe Key at jkey@guscfp.org, also by phone (205)436-4010.

Booster Pumping Station

One Prefabricated booster pumping station. Includes Two Ingersoll-Dresser 3 X 2 X 6F  15 HP End Suction Pumps  300 gpm @125’ TDH, 4” flow meter, electrical control panel, fiberglass enclosure. Operates on 460/230 volts three phase. $15,000 
Contact: Heflin Water Works and Sewer Board,   256-463-2011
Can email pictures.

Trimble GeoXT Standalone System
The Oxford Water Works has available for sale a 2005 Trimble GeoXT Standalone System, hurricane antenna kit, 7.2’ QC alum prism pole, cradle assembly, and pole bracket assembly.
If interested, please contact
  Wayne Livingston
  Phone: 256-831-5618

1.6 MGD GE/Zenon ZeeWeed 500 Pilot Plant

The Oxford Water Works and Sewer Board of Oxford, Alabama have available for sale – One (1) complete 1.6 MGD (upgradable to 2.0 MGD) GE/Zenon ZeeWeed© 500 Pilot Plant and all associated equipment, including floating intake.
If interested, please contact
  Wayne Livingston
  Phone: 256-831-5618

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  Call (334) 396-5511 or email arwa@alruralwater.com for more information.

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Job Opportunities

General Manager
DeKalb Jackson Water Supply District &
Upper Sand Mountain Gas District

DeKalb Jackson Water Supply District and Upper Sand Mountain Gas District are seeking applicants for the position of General Manager of both Districts.  Individual will be directly responsible to a board of directors.  Individual will be responsible for long range planning, enforcing policies and procedures as set forth by the board of directors, preparation of all required reports, budgets, natural gas contracts, water contracts, the coordination of the utilities activities with all other agencies, management of personnel, and oversight of the general operations of the District.  Applicant must have experience with business administration, with at least five years management experience, and prior experience in the water and natural gas industry is preferred.
All applications shall be mailed to:
  Resume for the Board of Directors
  21700 Alabama Hwy 117
  Ider, Alabama 35981

Chief Water Officer
Madison Utilities

Madison Utilities is accepting appli-cations for the position Chief Water Operator.

  • ADEM Grade IV Water Operator Certification
  • Minimum 10 years experience in surface water treatment plant, with mixed media filters, required
  • Supervisory experience preferred
  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
  • Alabama Drivers License
  • Subject to background and credit check

Applications accepted at Madison Utilities until position is filled.
  Madison Utilities
  101 Ray Sanderson Drive
  Madison, AL 35758
Monday thru Friday 8:00am – 4:00pm
Madison Utilities is an Equal Opportunity and Drug-Free Employer

Grade IV Water Treatment Plant Operator
Guin Water and Sewer Board

The Guin Water and Sewer Board is currently seeking a full-time Grade IV Water Treatment Plant Operator. The successful candidate will need to possess a current Grade IV Alabama Water Certificate. The successful candidate should also possess considerable knowledge of surface water treatment with preferably at least two years of work in a Surface Water Treatment Plant. Read the job description and details (pdf).

Grade IV Water Operator
City of LaFayette

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: Ann Gleaton 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.  The position is open until filled. The City of LaFayette is an equal opportunity employer.

Construction Services Field Representative
SouthWest Water Company
(Birmingham Area – Shelby County)

Position Summary: Perform construction services related activities in the field including, but not limited to inspections, line locates, dunning, and repair

Essential Functions Statements:

  • Read and understand development maps.
  • Read and understand simple engineering and GIS maps.
  • Read and understand construction drawings and schematics.
  • Perform sewer line locates.
  • Perform force main and manhole inspections for new construction and existing developments.
  • Perform premise sewer tap and water lock out valve inspections.
  • Perform dunning related activities.
  • Troubleshoot and service residential grinder station issues.
  • Pull grinder station pump for repair or replacement.
  • Assist service department on as-needed basis

Certification: None.

Education and Experience: Either (a) graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and two years of experience in sewer construction, maintenance or operation; or (b) one year of post high school course work in construction or mechanical technology supplemented by one year of experience as noted in (a); or (c) a satisfactory equivalent combination of the foregoing training and experience.

Compensation: Average position compensation is commensurable based on experience. Excellent benefits.

CONTACT: Send résumé to Jessica Harnden, SouthWest Water Company at: jharnden@swwc.com

Certified Water Plant Operator
Veolia Water North America

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.

Job Requirements

  • 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.

ApplyHere: http://www.Click2apply.net/rdq33t9rq7

Grade IV Water Plant Operators
Heflin Water Works and Sewer Board

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
Email:  heflinwaterpat@wmconnect.com

Certified Water Plant Operators
Grade IV Operator
Decatur Utilities

Decatur Utilities is currently accepting applications for Water Treatment Plant Operators. Must currently possess and maintain a Grade IV Water Treatment Plant Operator Certification from ADEM and a valid Alabama Driver’s License. These are full-time positions with excellent benefits.
A full description of this position including job requirements and a downloadable application for employment are located on the company website at
Completed applications may be emailed to jobs@decaturutilities.com or mailed to the address on the application.
Applications are also accepted in person from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at 1002 Central Parkway SW, Decatur, AL 35601.
Decatur Utilities is an Equal Employ-ment Opportunity Employer



Grade II Water Operator /Grade II Sewer Operator
Altoona Water & Sewer Board

Altoona Water & Sewer Board is accepting resumes for a Grade II Water Operator and Grade II Sewer Operator.
The successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license, High School diploma or equivalent, and must be willing and available to be on call after hours and on weekends as needed.
Altoona Water & Sewer Board is a drug-free work place and offers an excellent benefits package.  Benefits include BC/BS of Alabama, vision and dental insurance, state retirement, paid vacation and holidays.  Salary negotiable.
You may mail, email, or fax resumes to the following:
  Altoona Water & Sewer Board
  P O Box 723
  Altoona AL  35952
  Email:  altoonawater@yahoo.com
  Fax#:  205-589-6006

Utilities Manager/Administrator
The Utilities Board of the City of Union Springs

The Utilities Board of the City of Union Springs Alabama is seeking candidates for the position of manager/administrator. The Board provides gas, water and sewer services to cnstomers in the Union Springs and surrounding areas. The Utilities Board also has two wastewater treatment facilities and a land application site. The Utilities Board at the present has 13 full time employees.
   The successful candidate will have at least 10 years experience in utility system management including planning. budgeting, and overseeing multi-million dollar facility expansion projects. Minimum requirements include some knowledge in business, finance, public administration or related field. The successful candidate should have excellent written and oral communication skills in order to effectively communicate with the Board of Directors, employees, and general public.
  Benefits include medical and dental insurance, life insurance, state retire-ment, paid vacation, sick leave and holidays. Salary negotiable.
Send resume to:
  The Utilities Board
  P. 0. Box 229
  Union Springs, Alabama 36089
Or by email to: ronw@ustconline.net

Entry-level Maintenance Laborer
Governmental Utility Services Corporation for the City of Bessemer (GUSC)

The GUSC operates a water treatment facility in Bessemer, Alabama and seeks to employ a highly-motivated and driven individual to assist with maintenance of its facility. Opportunities to advance in the company are available.
For details on the position and how to apply, read the Job Description (pdf).
Resumes should be sent to:
Joe Key, Plant Manager
Email: jkey@guscfp.org (in PDF format)
Fax: (205) 436-4019.

Grade IV Water Plant Operator
Winfield Water Works & Sewer Board

Winfield Water Works & Sewer Board is accepting applications for a Grade IV water plant operator, however, other applicants will be considered.  The qualifications are listed below.
Applications can be picked up at and returned to the Water Office, 160 City Hall Street, Winfield, AL  35594
Duties and Responsibilities
A commitment to safety, providing reliable water and sewer services, protecting public health and providing excellent customer service are the responsibilities of job positions at Winfield Water.  We believe that teamwork, open communication, honesty, integrity, fairness, diversity and respect for each other are the essential traits to perform all job duties. All positions must be knowledgeable in repairing leaks, operating machinery (backhoe), reading meters, making water & sewer taps, and maintaining town properties.  Must have a STRONG ability to follow oral and written instructions, be willing to work over time if needed (nights and weekends), and be on call for emergencies.  Pay will depend on experience and certification.

  • Walk or drives truck over established route and take readings of meters.
  • Inspects meters and connections for defects, damages, & unauthorized connections.
  • Report leaks while reading.
  • Assist and perform water and sewer line repairs, new line installation, taps, & plant equipment repair.
  • Maintain work truck and tools.
  • Troubleshoot site equipment, including but not limited to pumps, power units, process treatment system electrical, hydraulic and mechanical equipment.
  • Pulls motors and pumps for repair, to include wiring and fabrication of parts as necessary.
  • Replaces valves.
  • Maintain the grounds of all Winfield Water Works properties.
  • Cleans, repairs, and install sewer lines.
  • Operates backhoe, front-end loader, and tractor to cut grass.
  • Operates and maintains chemical feeders, chlorinators, sulfinators 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.
  • Maintains files of lab tests performed and methods used.
  • 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.
  • Ability to walk long distances in all weather conditions
  • Ability to bend, stoop and kneel frequently throughout the day
  • Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions
  • Ability to work independently to complete assignments with specific time period or schedule.


  • A valid driver’s license
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 2 Year College Degree preferred
  • Must be able to work nights and weekends and work on call

Winfield Water Works & Sewer Board is an Equal Opportunity Employer, maintaining a Drug-Free workplace.  Pre-employment drug testing is performed.  Winfield Water Works & Sewer Board reserves the right to re-advertise positions or to not fill positions after advertising.

Shelby County Water Services

Shelby County Water Services is accepting applications for Technician – Water Services. The work involves installation, maintenance, and repair of water meters, lines, 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 and willing to work at multiple locations throughout Shelby County as needed.
In addition to the minimum requirements, Shelby County prefers applicants to possess certification as a Grade 1 Operator by ADEM and a Commercial Driver License (CDL) Class A or B. Applicants hired without the CDL may be required to obtain a Class A or Class B License within six months of hire and continued employment may be contingent upon employee obtaining this license.
Interested parties can apply online from our website www.shelbyal.com. Select the Employment link on the Main Page and read and follow the instructions on the Position Announcements page to submit an online application.

Grade IV Water Operator
Central Elmore Water and Sewer Authority

The Central Elmore Water and Sewer Authority are currently accepting applications for a Grade IV Water Treatment Operator at their plant located near Eclectic. The plant is a 12 MGD U.S. Filter Microfloc package plant. Job duties would include plant operations, maintenance, sludge processing, and housekeeping. Shift work is on a rotating schedule which includes day shift and night shift, seven days on and then seven days off.  

CEW&SA offer competitive pay and an excellent benefit package which includes BC/BS, a dental plan, and Alabama State Retirement.

Minimum Qualifications:
An Alabama Department of Environmental Management Grade IV Water Certification, High school diploma or G.E.D. and a valid driver’s license.

For inquiries contact: 334-567-6814

Send resumes to:
P.O. Box 816
Wetumpka, AL 36092
Attn: Robert L. Prince, Jr. 

Service Technician II
SouthWest Water Company
(Birmingham Area – Shelby County)

Position Summary: Perform maintenance and repairs on distribution and collection systems, pump stations, wastewater treatment systems and related equipment. (Full time with Benefits)
Essential Functions Statements:

  • Assist and perform water and sewer line repairs, new line installation, taps, plant equipment repair.
  • Maintains work truck and tools.
  • Troubleshoots site equipment, including but not limited to pumps, power units, process and treatment system electrical, hydraulic and mechanical equipment.
  • Pulls motors and pumps for repair, to include wiring and fabrication of parts as necessary.
  • Replaces valves.
  • Assist with assessment, planning and execution of service orders including procurement and inventory.

Certification: Water/Wastewater Certi- fication not required, but is beneficial.
Education and Experience: High School education or equivalent is required and 1-2 years in mechanical or electrical troubleshooting and repair or con-struction.
Other Requirements: Must follow all company safety practices and pro-cedures. Basic computer skills.
Compensation: Average position compen-sation is $25/hr based on experience. Excellent benefits.
CONTACT: Send résumé to
Jessica Harnden,
SouthWest Water Company
at: jharnden@swwc.com



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