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Ad Title: Class D Water Treatment, Class 1 Distribution and Collection Operator
Location: Inverness Water & Sanitation District
Post Date: 02/24/17
Contact: Marty Deline
City: Englewood
State: CO
Zip: 80130
Phone (W): 303-790-7434
Email: contactus@invernesswater.org
Description:
Full time position operating groundwater and consecutive water facilities, distribution system and collection system. IWSD is a special district serving a commercial/resort/residential community and Cottonwood Water & Sanitation District in Parker, CO. Seeking a high-quality, self-motivated, good team worker because we strive to provide excellent customer service with a relatively small staff.
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Ad Title: Public Works
Location: Town of Nunn
Post Date: 02/24/17
Contact: Cathy Payne
City: Town of Nunn
State: CO
Zip: 80648
Phone (W): 970-897-2385
Email: townofnunn@ezlink.com
Description:
Must have the ability to maintain the Town's infrastructure and cemetery. This includes operating town equipment, reading water meters, repairs, as needed for water lines, equipment, etc. Need to be detail orientated. Salary, negotiable depending on experience and qualifications.
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Ad Title: Plant Operator
Location: 321 Hwy 8
Post Date: 02/20/17
Contact: Fritz Fouts
City: Morrison
State: CO
Zip: 80465
Phone (W): 303-697-8749
Email: office@town.morrison.co.us
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Description:
JOB DESCRIPTION
Perform daily operations of water and wastewater treatment. Perform daily operation in collection and distribution systems.

This is a part time position.

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Ad Title: Maintenance Mechanic
Location: Highlands Ranch, CO
Post Date: 02/16/17
Contact: Human Resources
City: Highlands Ranch
State: CO
Zip: 80129
Phone (W): 303-791-0430
Email: humanresources@highlandsranch.org
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Description:
Centennial Water and Sanitation District is currently accepting applications for a Maintenance Mechanic position. Applicants must have a positive attitude and the desire to work in a strong team environment.

Duties include performing a variety of tasks, skilled and semi-skilled, necessary to maintain equipment and structures used in the collection, transportation, storage and processing of water and wastewater. Successful candidate will perform corrective and preventive maintenance on mechanical equipment.


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Ad Title: Utility Worker
Location: Strontia Springs Reservoir
Post Date: 02/16/17
Contact: Rod Innes
City: Westminster
State: CO
Zip: 80031
Phone (W): 303.430.1441
Email: rod@conetstaff.com
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Description:
Utility Worker
Job Description
$16.00/hr
M-F 8am-4:30pm

Position Summary:
• Under direct supervision, preform skilled landscape involving installation, maintenance, and repair of landscape, irrigation, and pesticide related products throughout all facilities and grounds.
Supervisory Responsibilities:
• This position does not have formal supervisory responsibilities over others.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Repair, install, and calibrate or adjust the maintenance of automatic irrigation systems. Apply herbicide/pesticides, prune or cut trees and shrubs, and perform other tasks related to grounds and landscape maintenance.
• Plan and schedule employees, materials, and equipment needed for the completion of assigned, routing, and emergency work.
• Collect, maintain, and analyze data regarding landscape condition, site vegetation, inventories preventative maintenance, equipment condition, contracts administration, and related information.
• Operate and maintain a variety of equipment including utility trucks, tractor mowers, and other related equipment. Transport equipment to job sites using small trucks and utility trailers in compliance with appropriate regulations.
• Assist new employees on standard job methods and procedures, the use of tools and equipment, and in the fundamentals of ground maintenance.
• Estimate and procure materials for landscape repairs and instillation.
• Preform related work as required.

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Ad Title: City of Rifle seeks Wastewater Reclamation Facility Operator D.
Location: Rifle. Colorado
Post Date: 02/15/17
Contact: Danielle Hogan
City: Rifle
State: CO
Zip: 81650
Phone (W): 970- 665-6403
Email: dhogan@rifleco.org
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Description:
Technical/maintenance work in wastewater treatment facility & pump stations. Full-time, $17.64/hr DOE, Full Benefits, EEO Employer.
For job description, minimum qualifications and position requirements or to apply go to www.rifleco.org.
Applications accepted through March 5, 2017
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Ad Title: Director of Water and Wasterwater Operations
Location: Highlands Ranch, CO
Post Date: 02/15/17
Contact: Human Resources
City: Highlands Ranch
State: CO
Zip: 80129
Phone (W): 303-791-0430
Email: humanresources@highlandsranch.org
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Description:
Centennial Water and Sanitation District, which serves the community of Highlands Ranch, CO and adjoining portions of northern Douglas County, is seeking an experienced Director of Water and Wastewater Operations. The current population of Highlands Ranch is more than 95,000 residents. The District’s operations include surface-water diversions and pumping systems; raw-water transmission and reservoir storage; surface-water and ground-water treatment; treated-water transmission, distribution, and metering; and wastewater collection and treatment. The District also operates a robust conjunctive use system with over 50 Denver Basin and four alluvial supply wells, and a proven aquifer storage and recovery system. The District has extensive surface- and ground-water resources, and is an member of the South Metro Water Supply Authority, the South Metro WISE Authority, the Colorado Water Congress, the American Water Works Association, the Water and Environment Federation, and the Chatfield Reallocation Mitigation Company.

Primary Responsibilities:
* Reports to the General Manager and works in collaboration with other directors and managers to achieve the District’s goals and objectives.

* Prepares and manages annual Operations budgets.

* Supervises division managers and department support staff, either directly or through subordinates.

* Collaborates with water resources staff on the delivery of raw water from surface water and ground water sources for treatment and transmission.

* Responsible for carrying out water and wastewater operations to meet community service demands and assure operations comply with all Stare and Federal regulations, including CDPHE permit conditions.

* Oversees the development of short- and long-range plans related to operation of the District’s water and wastewater infrastructure, staff, maintenance, and capital investments.


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Ad Title: A or B Water or Wastewater Operator
Location: Fort Lupton, CO
Post Date: 02/15/17
Contact: Mike Rousey
City: Fort Lupton
State: CO
Zip: 80538
Phone (W): 720-466-6182
Email: Michael.rousesy@gmail.com
Description:
Seeking an experienced Water or Wastewater Operator for our Fort Lupton, CO project who wants to advance to a project manager in the near future.

CH2M Operates the cities 2.75 MGD Oxidation Ditch Wastewater Treatment Plant, 3 lift stations, 5 groundwater wells, and a 5 MGD Membrane Filtration Water Treatment Plant.

Job requires Operator to perform process control testing, NPDES and Clean Water Act sampling, mechanical repairs and preventive maintenance on all process areas. The project operates under strict safety and compliance protocols.

Must be a team player willing to work rotating weekends and holidays.
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Ad Title: A or B Level Water or Wastewater Operator
Location: Fort Lupton, CO
Post Date: 02/15/17
Contact: Mike Rousey
City: Fort Lupton
State: CO
Zip: 80621
Phone (W): 7204666182
Email: Michael.Rousey@ch2m.com
Description:
Seeking an experienced Water or Wastewater Operator for our Fort Lupton, CO project who wants to advance to a project manager in the near future.

CH2M Operates the cities 2.75 MGD Oxidation Ditch Wastewater Treatment Plant, 3 lift stations, 5 groundwater wells, and a 5 MGD Membrane Filtration Water Treatment Plant.

Job requires Operator to perform process control testing, NPDES and Clean Water Act sampling, mechanical repairs and preventive maintenance on all process areas. The project operates under strict safety and compliance protocols.

Must be a team player willing to work rotating weekends and holidays.
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Ad Title: Instrumentation & Controls Tech - Water Treatment
Location: Commerce City, CO
Post Date: 02/13/17
City: Commerce City
State: CO
Zip: 80022
Email: jobline@sacwsd.org
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Description:
The South Adams County Water and Sanitation District is dedicated to providing affordable, sustainable water resources including quality water, wastewater and related services to our customers in a manner that promotes public health, safety and quality of life.

This position provides technical support in the planning, enhancement, installation, maintenance, and repair of instrumentation for various data acquisition, SCADA, radio communication, as well as instrumentation & control equipment and systems. The tech will also troubleshoot complex problems; gather, interpret and analyze data; install electrical circuits and associated equipment; calibrates and tests water systems instrumentation as well as programs and maintains PLC’s, RTU’s and data acquisition/telemetry systems.

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Ad Title: Water Utility Worker II
Location: Coeur d Alene, ID
Post Date: 02/07/17
Contact: Darci Todd
Phone (W): 208-666-5755
Email: dtodd@cdaid.org
Description:
Utility Worker II, City of Coeur d'Alene. Starting hourly wage is $18.55, supplemented by a generous benefit package. Performs diverse office & field duties for the Water Department, including installation, maintenance & repair duties of the city water supply, storage and distribution system. Complete job announcement & application available on website, www.cdaid.org, or H.R., 710 E. Mullan, CDA, (208) 769-2205. Filing deadline is 5pm, Friday, 2/24/17. EOE.
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Ad Title: Wastewater Reclamation Facility Opportunity
Location: Fruita, Colorado
Post Date: 02/07/17
Contact: Odette Brach
City: Fruita
State: CO
Zip: 81521
Phone (W): 970-858-8373
Email: obrach@fruita.org
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Description:
The City of Fruita, Colorado is currently seeking a Colorado Certified Wastewater Operator(s) to perform a variety of skilled technical duties and semi skilled labor in the operation and maintenance of the City's 2.3 MGD treatment facility. This facility is a BNR process with ATAD solids handling.

Submit completed City applications and resume to Human Resources, City of Fruita, 325 E. Aspen, Fruita, CO 81521. First review of applications will begin February 20, 2017 and the position(s) will remain open until filled.
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Ad Title: Water Distribution Technician
Location: Colorado Front Range
Post Date: 02/06/17
Contact: Ray Olson
City: Highlands Ranch
State: CO
Zip: 80126
Phone (W): 3039138110
Email: ray.olson@tw-summit.com
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Description:
TW Summit Corporation, a Colorado front range based company, is looking for motivated distribution system operators that want to make a difference in the Colorado water community. TW Summit provides water distribution operation and maintenance programs to water utilities and water districts that understand the demands on their staff as well as what is required to keep their systems operating in an efficient and dependable manner. TW Summit can supplement the utility workforce with knowledgeable operators that are dedicated to the assigned task without distractions from emergency pipe repair, meter reading and other normal duties of a utility.

Water Distribution Technicians perform a variety of duties including:
• Valve inspection & exercising
• Fire hydrant inspection & maintenance
• Hydrant repair
• PRV maintenance & repair
• ARV maintenance & repair
• Water storage tank cleaning and disinfection
• System flushing for water quality purposes
• Distribution system trouble shooting
• Leak survey
• Leak pinpointing
• Install\replace water meters
• Read water meters

Equipment used include:
• Hand tools
• Hydraulic valve operator
• High capacity vacuum unit
• Acoustic leak equipment
• Specialized hydrant repair tools
• Pressure washer



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Ad Title: Instrumentation and Controls Technician
Location: 6201 S. Gun Club Rd., Aurora CO 80016
Post Date: 02/06/17
City: Aurora
State: CO
Zip: 80016
Phone (W): 303-693-3800
Email: jobsis@eccv.org
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Description:
East Cherry Creek Valley Water and Sanitation District (ECCV) serves approximately 55,000 customers in the eastern portions of the City of Centennial and unincorporated Arapahoe County.

At ECCV, we are sustaining our community by providing safe reliable water. We deliver on that mission through OneECCVPeople, teams, and departments working together with respect, cooperation and openness to realize our goals.

Our team is comprised of people who take pride in their jobs, utilize their expertise, and can be trusted by our customers, Board, and staff to deliver the highest quality service possible.

Our I & C Technician provides critical support to our mission through the daily maintenance and installation of new instrumentation throughout the District. The I & C Technician maintains equipment and structures used in the collection, transportation, storage and processing of water and wastewater, perform corrective and preventative maintenance on instrumentation, electronic and electrical operating control systems, equipment, fixtures, and devices.

Responsibilities include:

Installs electrical circuits, relays, switchgear, wiring, electronic alarms, and telemetering equipment used in the operation and monitoring of 480v and, water pumps, and telemetry systems.
Trouble shoots, repairs, tests, rebuilds, programs, and/or calibrates water treatment instrumentation; tests and monitors automated control devices, electrical relays, electrical and mechanical pump parts, motors, VFDs, pressure control valves, and other electronic control equipment.
Works with operations staff with trouble shooting equipment failures and repairs.
Tests and repairs cathodic protection systems.
Prepares required reports and schedules and coordinates contractor work.
Performs testing, maintenance, and repairs on metering and recording instruments, control apparatus, data logging and display equipment, communications and telemetering systems, and laboratory equipment.
Reads and interprets manuals and schematic drawings.
Maintains records and reports of work performed, use of asset management software and participates on the asset management team.
Updates schematic drawings to reflect as-built conditions.
Interacts with the public, outside agencies, and employees concerning complaints, procedures, standards and specs.


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Ad Title: Utility Plant Operator (Wastewater)
Location: City of Northglenn
Post Date: 02/02/17
Contact: Debbie Garcia
City: Northglenn
State: CO
Zip: 80233
Phone (W): 303-450-8806
Email: Dgarcia@northglenn.org
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Description:
Our Wastewater Treatment Facility is expanding! Located on a scenic property north of Denver that serves over 37,000 residents. We are currently looking to add new operations staff to assist with expanded functions and hours of operation as we move forward with improvements and upgrades to our plant. Come join our team in this exciting time. We are looking for hard-working, dedicated, and creative staff who enjoy a challenge; who share information and receive feedback, listen to and respect input, participate in workgroup conversations, and directly deal with issues that arise; who remain alert and respond to needs calmly and thoughtfully; who take proper safety precautions; and who contribute to the team and work with respect and courtesy. This position is challenging, rewarding, and offers opportunities for growth. Northglenn assists with training opportunities and encourages attainment of higher certifications.

The primary duties include: acting as a steward to the environment and the community; effectively communicating with staff and supervisors; making daily inspections of treatment process components & equipment; monitoring plant functions through gauges, meters, control panels, and computerized monitoring systems; keeping accurate and legible logs; collecting samples from various treatment processes; performing basic laboratory tests; preparing paperwork for sample collection and delivery; cleaning screens, pipes, clarifiers, basins, and pumps; calculating flow rates and chemical dosages; calibrating chemical feed systems; performing facility and equipment preventive maintenance and repair; calibrating laboratory and field instruments and on-line monitoring equipment.
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Ad Title: Chief Water Plant Operator
Location: Parker, CO
Post Date: 02/01/17
City: Parker
State: CO
Zip: 80134
Phone (W): 303-841-4627
Email: districtjobs@pwsd.org
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Description:
Parker Water and Sanitation District is accepting applications for a Chief Water Plant Operator for the Water Resources Department.

JOB SUMMARY
This non-exempt position is responsible for planning, scheduling, assigning, and reviewing the work of water treatment plant operators. Responsible for operating, monitoring, controlling, testing and troubleshooting a membrane water treatment plant. Ensures the plant meets or exceeds all Federal, State, and local regulations.

Duties will include, but not limited to:
• Responsible for leading, coaching, training and directing a team of water operators of various educational, certification and practical skill levels in areas of water operations.
• Responsible for trouble shooting equipment and process control issues and working closely with the maintenance and IT departments for equipment repairs and scheduling. Performs appropriate follow-up procedures and keeps the Lead Operator informed.
• Oversees assigned operators and along with them, operate pumps, engines, generators and valves to control processes at membrane water treatment plant, reservoirs, storage tanks and booster stations according to standard operating procedures. Inspects equipment and makes recommendations to the Lead Operator regarding necessary repairs and maintenance.


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Ad Title: Controls Technician
Location: Avon, CO
Post Date: 01/24/17
Contact: Ali Kelkenberg
City: Vail
State: CO
Zip: 81657
Phone (W): 9704775418
Email: akelkenberg@erwsd.org
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Description:
The Operational Technology (OT) department at Eagle River Water and Sanitation District is responsible for advanced design, installation, testing, monitoring, maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of a variety of electrical and mechanical devices and systems associated with the production, treatment, storage, transmission and distribution of the District’s water and wastewater facilities. This enables ERWSD to do what it does best- provide efficient and reliable water and wastewater service to our customers.
We are looking for an energetic and positive professional to join our team as a Controls Technician.
An ideal candidate for this role has a passion for controls and programming work, a willingness to learn and to collaborate with the rest of the OT team. This is a great opportunity for someone who values constant ongoing training and working with a wide range of technology.
The Day to Day:
• Support: Provide installation, support, and troubleshooting of instrumentation and control loops..
• Project Management: Drive and support various projects with automation design.
• Controls: Work with plant leadership and partners to improve the ICS (Industrial Control System). Ensure compliance to technical guidelines and standards on all projects and work. Provide installation, support, and troubleshooting of instrumentation and control loops. Basic monitoring and maintenance of an industrial controls network infrastructure.
• Systems: Makes recommendations on upgrades of existing electrical, controls, and mechanical components/equipment as new technology dictates and identify strengths and weaknesses of current equipment. Order parts, supplies, and materials to maintain and repair all equipment within district facilities.
• PLC Technician: Design and implementation of PLC logic, HMI programming and alarming and workflow development.
• Radio Technician: Monitors and repairs for proper operation of radio and satellite telemetry systems.
• Shared Services and Compliance: Update documentation to reflect project updates and changes. Provide 24/7 rotational on call availability for support to all plant & field systems. Together with leadership team, ensures compliance with CDPHE (Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment), in addition to staff requirements. Maintain the GE Proficy database & Historian Administrator to ensure proper historical data collection.

Big Picture:
• Organizational Support: Maintain strong relationships with all departments as the first line of OT support for the entire organization. Collect the requests for new functionality and features or revisions to existing controls narratives from the various plants.
• Continuous Learning: Keep current with new technologies and industry standards. Attend training and conferences to support ongoing initiatives and bring value to the District.
• Values: Align with District Values in all aspects of work.


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Ad Title: Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator, Clifton Sanitation District
Location: Clifton Colorado
Post Date: 01/20/17
Contact: Brian Woods
City: Clifton
State: CO
Zip: 81520
Phone (W): 970-434-7422
Email: bwoods@cliftonsanitation.com
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Description:
Clifton Sanitation District, located on the Western Slope of Colorado is seeking a highly motivated and outgoing individual to fill a Wastewater Operator position. This full-time position performs a variety of skilled, semi-skilled, and non-skilled technical duties in the operation and maintenance of the Districts Wastewater Treatment Plant.

The District operates a 2.5 MGD activated sludge oxidation ditch wastewater treatment facility with aerobic digestion and centrifuge dewatering. The Plant Operator, as a part of the team, will be responsible for operation and maintenance of the treatment plant and sanitary sewer collection system. We are seeking an individual that is self-motivated, shows cooperative team spirit, and is safety oriented. Weekend, holiday, and on-call work is required.

The primary duties include: making daily inspections of treatment process components & equipment; regularly monitoring plant functions through gauges, graphs, meters, control panels and computerized monitoring systems and by performing process control tests and evaluating test results to determine treatment process requirements; collecting samples from various treatment processes throughout the facility; performing a variety of laboratory tests; preparing all paperwork for sampling; cleaning screens, tanks, pipes, clarifiers, basins, and pumps; monitoring and documenting plant activities; calculating flow rates and chemical dosages; calibrating chemical feed systems; performing facility and equipment preventative maintenance tasks; making emergency repairs to plant equipment and facilities; calibrating laboratory and field instruments and on line monitoring equipment; and performing minor building maintenance and custodial tasks.

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Ad Title: Maintenance Person III - Utility Maintenance Water Distribution
Location: Boulder, Colorado
Post Date: 01/18/17
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Description:

CITY OF BOULDER
invites applications for the position of:
Maintenance Person III (Utility Maintenance Water Distribution)

An Equal Opportunity Employer
POSTING START DATE: 01/16/17 12:00 AM

POSTING END DATE: Continuous

SALARY: $16.50 - $26.39 Hourly

POSITION END DATE:

WORK SCHEDULE:

JOB TYPE: Full-Time

LOCATION: Municipal Services Center (MSC), 5050 E. Pearl, Boulder

OVERALL JOB OBJECTIVE:

Under general supervision, to perform a variety of skilled equipment operation, utility installation, and maintenance tasks, and to perform related duties as required. May act as crew leader as required and take the lead on certain tasks as necessary.

JOB EXPECTATIONS:
The Department of Public Works is committed to providing excellent customer service and our employees are expected to:
• be effective communicators;
• act with a high level of integrity; and
• be responsible and accountable for their words and actions

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Installs and maintains wastewater and water mains, drainage channels, storm sewers, valves, hydrants, manholes, and service lines often in the right of way. This includes mixing concrete, building forms, shoring trenches, and taking trench and street cut measurements.
2. Uses tools and equipment to install and repair utility mains and related structures including, single and tandem axle dump trucks, backhoes, excavator, tamper, sewer jet, rodder, jackhammer, compressor, line locator, grinder, sewer and water tapping and flushing machinery, and hand and power tools. May perform routine maintenance on equipment as needed.
3. Works irregular hours, weekends, evenings, holidays, and/or emergencies as required to respond to water and wastewater main breaks, backups, spills and other Public Works emergencies. Response to snow shifts when called from mid-September through mid-April is a requirement of the position. Required to perform rotating standby duties.
4. Works in confined spaces that require ventilation to protect against potential noxious gases and fumes.
5. Required to wear protective safety gear and use safety equipment to protect against potential biohazards possibly encountered during performance of maintenance activities. May work with restricted use chemicals to perform maintenance activities.
6. Facilitates good communication with co-workers and supervisors. This includes:
• Shares information and receives feedback, listens to and respects input, participates in workgroup conversations, and directly deals with issues that arise.
• Communicates important information from supervisors and other City officials to co-workers and employees.
7. Reads quarter section book and as built plans. Takes and records ties and other related measurements.
8. Maintains accurate records of work performed and materials and equipment used. May use a computer to log information.
9. May act as lead worker for a small crew including task assignment and work instruction. May direct seasonal or temporary employees including task and work assignment and providing basic field training and input.
10. Remains generally alert to conditions and events occurring on public right of ways indicating anticipated or needed repairs, and reports such conditions to supervisors.
11. May interact with members of the public in the field to provide information and customer service.
12. Participates as a member of a team.
• Treats co-workers and supervisors with respect and courtesy.
• Contributes and gives input to the team.
• Recognizes the needs of team members, and maintains a fair share of team's workload.
13. May assist in maintaining the transportation system.
14. Other:
• Performs related duties as required to meet the needs of the city.
• Takes good care of the City's equipment, clothing, and resources.
• Takes proper safety precautions to prevent accidents. Responsible for the safety of self, others, materials, and equipment. Uses all required safety equipment and follows all safety regulations, policies and procedures. Reports all accidents and damage to city property.
• Responsible for knowing and complying with all city and department policies; participating in professional trainings and development; and adhering to attendance and workplace attire policies.

Generally, duties and responsibilities are listed from most to least critical or time consuming.
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Ad Title: Project Manager
Location: Lakewood, CO
Post Date: 01/18/17
Contact: Bob Orsatti
City: Lakewood
State: CO
Zip: 80228
Phone (W): (720) 744-2235
Email: boborsatti@kennedyjenks.com
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Description:
What you'll be doing: As a Project Manager, you will be a member of the clients project team and provide project management for the planning, design, construction of water, sewer, and stormwater projects. Primary responsibilities include preparing requests for proposals, selecting consultants, negotiating contracts, budget and schedule management, working with consulting engineers, contractors, and other agencies to ensure compliance with design requirements, codes, and specifications and regulations, providing technical assistance and project updates to stakeholders, and assuring that completed projects meet established quality standards.
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Ad Title: Maintenance Person I/II (Utilities)
Location: Boulder, Colorado
Post Date: 01/18/17
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Description:

CITY OF BOULDER
invites applications for the position of:
Maintenance Person I/II (Utilities)

An Equal Opportunity Employer
POSTING START DATE: 01/16/17 12:00 AM

POSTING END DATE: 01/29/17 11:59 PM

SALARY: $15.67 - $24.01 Hourly

POSITION END DATE:

WORK SCHEDULE: Generally M-F, 7am-3:30pm; responds to after hours emergencies, standby

JOB TYPE: Full-Time

LOCATION: Municipal Services Center (MSC), 5050 E. Pearl, Boulder

OVERALL JOB OBJECTIVE:

Under direct supervision, to perform a variety of entry level to semi skilled utility installation, maintenance, and repair tasks, and to perform related duties as required.

JOB EXPECTATIONS:
The Department of Public Works is committed to providing excellent customer service and our employees are expected to:
• be effective communicators;
• act with a high level of integrity; and
• be responsible and accountable for their words and actions

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Assists in the maintenance and installation of wastewater and water mains, service lines, storm sewers, valves, hydrants, manholes, and drainage channels.
2. Operates hydraulic valve exercising equipment.
3. Uses tools and equipment in the performance of maintenance and repair tasks including hand and power tools, long handled tools, jackhammer, compressor, safety devices, utility truck, and dump truck.
4. Works irregular hours, weekends, evenings, holidays, and/or emergencies as required to respond to water and wastewater main breaks and other Public Works emergencies. Response to snow shifts when called from mid-September through mid-April is a requirement of the position. May be required to perform standby duties.
5. Works in confined spaces that require ventilation to protect against potential noxious gases and fumes.
6. Required to wear protective safety gear and use safety equipment to protect against potential biohazards possibly encountered during performance of maintenance activities. May work with restricted use chemicals to perform maintenance activities.
7. Facilitates good communication with co-workers and supervisors. This includes:
• Shares information and receives feedback, listens to and respects input, participates in workgroup conversations, and directly deals with issues that arise.
• Communicates important information from supervisors and other City officials to co-workers and employees.
8. Reads and uses quarter section book and as built plans to locate and perform maintenance tasks as needed.
9. Maintains accurate records of work performed and materials and equipment used. May use a computer to log information.
10. May direct seasonal or temporary employees including task and work assignment and providing basic field training and input.
11. Remains generally alert to conditions and events occurring in right of ways indicating anticipated or needed repairs.
12. May interact with the public in the field to provide information and customer service.
13. Participates as a member of a team.
• Treats co-workers and supervisors with respect and courtesy.
• Contributes and gives input to the team.
• Recognizes the needs of team members, and maintains a fair share of team's workload.
14. May assist in maintaining the transportation system.
15. Other:
• Performs related duties as required to meet the needs of the city.
• Takes good care of the City's equipment, clothing, and resources.
• Takes proper safety precautions to prevent accidents. Responsible for the safety of self, others, materials, and equipment. Uses all required safety equipment and follows all safety regulations, policies and procedures. Reports all accidents and damage to city property.
• Responsible for knowing and complying with all city and department policies; participating in professional trainings and development; and adhering to attendance and workplace attire policies.

Generally, duties and responsibilities are listed from most to least critical or time consuming.
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Ad Title: Maintenance Person IV - Water Distribution
Location: Boulder, Colorado
Post Date: 01/18/17
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Description:

CITY OF BOULDER
invites applications for the position of:
Maintenance Person IV - Water Distribution

An Equal Opportunity Employer
POSTING START DATE: 01/16/17 12:00 AM

POSTING END DATE: Continuous

SALARY: $19.96 - $31.94 Hourly

POSITION END DATE:

WORK SCHEDULE: M-F 7A-3P; After hours, weekend and holiday hours

JOB TYPE: Full-Time

LOCATION: Municipal Services Center (MSC), 5050 E. Pearl, Boulder

OVERALL JOB OBJECTIVE:

Under general supervision, to perform skilled equipment operation, maintenance, repair and related crew leader functions and to perform related duties as required. Must possess strong knowledge of the operations and maintenance activities related to water utility systems, water theory and principles (hydraulics, gradients, etc.), distribution system design and construction principles, operations, control processes and maintenance requirements, basic water treatment plant operation and concepts, knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions peculiar to water system operation, personal computers including maintenance management and mapping software applications. Include job site supervision of work crew including semi-skilled and unskilled employees and training of employees. Exercises independent judgment in scheduling work and methods of maintenance, installation and repair tasks. Work is performed within established departmental, City, state and federal regulations.

JOB EXPECTATIONS:
The Department of Public Works is committed to providing excellent customer service and our employees are expected to:
be effective communicators;
have comfort and proficiency with job-related technology;
act with minimal supervision while staying aligned to the intent of management;
act with a high level of integrity; and
be responsible and accountable for their words and actions.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Operates and maintains the potable water distribution system in accordance with state and federal regulations. Maintains a Colorado Class III Water Distribution Operator Certification and updates job knowledge as necessary.
2. Operates and maintains a variety of heavy equipment and machinery (tapping machines, pumps, compactors, saws, backhoe and loader) in the right of way.
3. Acts as lead worker, including task assignment and work instruction. This may including any of the following:
• Interacts with the public at work sites to provide information and customer service.
• May direct and review the work of other operation staff including MPI-MPIIIs, seasonals, temps and interns.
• Provides training to MPI-MPIIIs, seasonals, temps and interns to help increase their skills and job performance.
• Directs seasonal or temporary employees including task and work assignment and providing basic field training and input.
4. Performs a variety of duties (construction, maintenance and repair) requiring knowledge of water distribution systems. This includes the following:
• Install/construct, maintain and repair water valves, mains, services, meters and pits; manholes and fire hydrants.
• Utilizes quarter section books, computer generated drawings/maps, and records measurements and locations of manholes, valves, fire lines, meter pits, etc.
• Remove and replace soil, water, materials or debris from work sites. Load and unload equipment and materials from vehicles at work sites. Operate jackhammers, compactors, pumps, and boring equipment. Disassemble and remove damaged pipes and appurtenances.
• Disassemble and assemble pipe and meter appurtenances in the installation and repair of meters, meter boxes, vaults, and service lines.
• Perform field water quality tests.
• Performs stand by/emergency response duty on a rotating basis. Serves as after-hours contact for customer problems and concerns during nights, weekends and holidays.
• Performs utility locates.
5. Operates hydraulic valve exercising equipment.
6. Works irregular hours, weekends, evenings, holidays, and/or emergencies as required to respond to water and wastewater main breaks and other Public Works emergencies. Respond to a minimum of 25% emergency after-hours calls for the calendar year. Response to snow shifts when called from mid-September through mid-April is required of the position.
7. Works in confined spaces that require ventilation to protect against potential noxious gases/fumes or lack of oxygen.
8. Required to wear protective safety gear and use safety equipment to protect against potential biohazards possibly encountered during performance of maintenance activities. May work with restricted use chemicals to perform maintenance activities.
9. Facilitates good communication with supervisors and co-workers. This includes:
• Shares information and receives feedback, listens to and respects input, participates in workgroup conversations, and directly deals with issues that arise.
• Communicates important information from supervisors and other City officials to co-workers and employees.
• Seeks ways to improve work performance and works with supervisor's approval to implement these improvements
10. Uses the following types of tools and equipment and trains others in their safe and proper use: backhoe, single and tandem axle truck and snow plow, front end loader, hand tools, power tools, long handle tools, jackhammer, grinder, compressor, tamper, locating equipment, sewer jet, bucket machine, and rodder. Performs utility locates and pinpoints leaks using pipe locators, leak locators and correlators. May perform routine maintenance on equipment as needed.
11. Maintains accurate records of work performed and materials and equipment used. Uses a computer to log and obtain information.
12. May assist in maintaining the transportation system.
13. Participates as a member of a team.
• Treats co-workers and supervisors with respect and courtesy.
• Contributes and gives input to the team.
• Recognizes the needs of team members, and maintains a fair share of team's workload.
14. May act as backup for Water Distribution Supervisor in his/her absence. May be asked to stand in for supervisor on work sites, special projects, task forces, or other work related groups.
15. Reviews proposed utility construction plans for accuracy.
16. Other:
• Performs related duties as required by management to meet the needs of the City.
• Takes proper safety precautions to prevent accidents, and remains generally alert to conditions and events related to wastewater, water distribution and flood control systems; reports any problem to supervisors. Responsible for the safety of self, others, materials, and equipment. Uses all required safety equipment and follows all safety regulations, policies and procedures. Reports all accidents and damage to city property.
• Knows and complies with all city and department policies; participates in professional trainings and development; and adheres to attendance and workplace attire policies.

Generally, duties and responsibilities are listed from most to least critical or time consuming.
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Ad Title: District Engineer
Location: Woodmoor, Monument, CO
Post Date: 01/17/17
Contact: Jessie Shaffer
City: Monument
State: CO
Zip: 80132
Phone (W): 7194882525 x14
Email: JessieS@Woodmoorwater.com
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Description:
Woodmoor Water and Sanitation District has an immediate opening to fill the position of District Engineer. The District Engineer is responsible for performing water distribution and collection systems modeling analyses on existing and proposed subdivision/developments and District projects; maintain systems mapping updates and producing construction plans utilizing AutoCAD Civil 3D and/or GIS software; providing design specifications and details for in-house projects to include pipeline, wells, pump stations, and miscellaneous projects; review plans for conformance with District policies and standards, preparation of contract documents, evaluation of bid submissions and making recommendation for award of contract; manage subdivision construction and District projects according to the Districts QA/QC regulations and other subdivision requirements; write, edit, and review of documents and reports; maintain District records.
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Ad Title: PUBLIC WORKS MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN III - D&C
Location: ERIE, COLORADO
Post Date: 01/17/17
Contact: Brittni Wilts
City: Erie
State: CO
Zip: 80516
Phone (W): 303.926.2744
Email: bwilts@erieco.gov
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Description:
The Town of Erie, Public Works Department, is currently accepting applications for a Maintenance Technician III Distribution & Collections. The Maintenance Technician III provides a variety of semi-skilled and skilled laboring tasks in support of the operation and maintenance of Town streets, roadways, water distribution system, wastewater collection systems, rights of ways and other Town infrastructure. The Maintenance Technician III level is responsible for assigned crews in addition to skilled and semi-skilled assignments.

The below list is intended to be illustrative of the responsibilities of the position and not all encompassing. The Town may change these duties at any time.

•Performs a variety of duties that requires considerable knowledge of the use and wear of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
•Assists, performs and/or directs a variety of routine to complex maintenance and construction activities to include sewer jetting, storm water system maintenance, hydrant flushing and maintenance, street signage, street sweeping, vacuum truck operations.
•Operates heavy and light duty equipment to perform related maintenance and construction assignments.
•May performs a variety of meter reading tasks to include reading residential, raw water and commercial meters, conducting turnoffs/turn ons, changing out meters and maintaining detailed records of all activities.
•Performs a variety of heavy laboring activities including the use of hand tools, light power equipment and heavy construction and maintenance equipment.
•Performs or inspects concrete and asphalt installations and works with Town inspectors as needed.
•Performs routine safety checks of equipment and minor maintenance activities on vehicles and equipment and maintains records of activities.
•Manufactures, installs and maintains a variety of specialized and complex equipment and performs light mechanical repair and maintenance.
•Performs data entry of information, maintenance logs and other data.
•Maintains a safe working environment to include working in traffic and congested areas, working in ditches and confined spaces and all work environments.
•Responds to customer inquiries and complaints.
•Prepares necessary records and reports.
•Assists in the cleaning and organization of shop area.
•Performs snow removal activities either by hand, small equipment or heavy equipment as assigned.
•Must be able to work on-call schedule as assigned.
•Performs related work as required and assigned.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required
•Ability to use or learn to use hand tools and heavy equipment such as backhoe, dump truck, bobcat, snow plow.
•Ability to read and comprehend simple instruction, short correspondence, and memos and carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.
•Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
•Ability to read maps and drawings.
•Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationship with employees and the public.
•Ability to effectively present information in a one-on-one and/or small group situation, to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
•Ability to trouble-shoot and resolve problems involving variables in any standardized situation.
•Ability to supervise and direct subordinates in the absence of division supervisor.
•Availability to work on-call schedule.


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Ad Title: Industrial Operator
Location: Multiple sites; Grand, Clear Creek, Eagle and Lake
Post Date: 01/14/17
Contact: John Volk
City: Georgetown
State: CO
Zip: 80444
Phone (W): 970-389-4491
Email: jvolk@wqcpllc.com
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Description:
Water Quality Control Professionals LLC is seeking an experienced Industrial operation/maintenance technician. Minimum certification B. The operator will be responsible for all O&M aspects at multiple industrial treatment facilities and also will assist at domestic water and wastewater sites. The operator will also respond to emergency call outs.
Pay range is DOQ and will be between $75,000 and $95,000.
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Ad Title: Wastewater Operator
Location: Castle Rock, Colorado
Post Date: 01/10/17
Contact: Lissa Oelkers
City: Castle Rock
State: CO
Zip: 80108
Phone (W): 3036881991
Email: loelkers@pcwra.org
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Description:
Plum Creek Water Reclamation Authority (PCWRA) is seeking a dedicated, detail oriented Operator to collaborate with our team in our mission to maintain excellent water quality while protecting the environment.

PCWRA is a BNR wastewater treatment plant with capacity to treat 6.44 MGD. Operators are required to participate in a rotating on-call schedule.
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Ad Title: SCADA Programmer/Instrumentation & Controls Specialist
Location: City of Loveland
Post Date: 01/09/17
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Description:
This position reports to the Technical Services Superintendent and is responsible for design, development, implementation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA) and Instrumentation and Control (I&C) systems using and programming through programmable logic controllers (PLC) for the water treatment plant, wastewater treatment plant, water pump stations, and wastewater lift stations.

The salary range for this position is $27.12 - $42.02 per hour with an expected hiring range of $27.12 - $34.57 depending on qualifications and experience.
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Ad Title: Manufacturer's Representative
Location: Frederick, Colorado
Post Date: 12/27/16
Contact: Marion Hill
City: Frederick
State: CO
Zip: 80530
Phone (W): 303-833-9998
Email: marion@fecal.us
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Description:
Sales engineer position available for individual interested in the environmental field. Area representative firm selling pumps and process equipment is looking for self-motivated individual, willing to learn and willing to expend the energy to maintain and increase sales in a protected territory. Individual would be working with consulting engineers and municipal employees on a technical level. Travel required 1-2 weeks per month.
Base salary plus commission, company provided vehicle, health insurance, life insurance, vacation time and SEP. Job related expenses are reimbursed by company.
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Ad Title: Water Systems Technician
Location: Golden, CO
Post Date: 12/22/16
Email: abbie.hoffman@millercoors.com
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Description:
Controls, performs runs the operation and maintenance of both the Rocky Mountain Ditch and Wannamaker Ditch Systems to convey water to MCBCs reservoirs & augmentation stations, residential users, and other ditch users according to rights, stream flow and regulatory conditions or as instructed the lead technician or Operations Manager.

Respond to operational and emergency needs. Often, complex situations must be analyzed and acted on quickly; therefore it is a requirement that this person be responsible, committed to the job, live within a short distance of the ditch intakes off of Clear Creek and be willing to work a considerable amount of over-time during the irrigation season.

Computation and requisition as to the quantity of water available for each ditch; writes reports and records daily deliveries and other data required by law or company; manual operation of gates, checks, turnouts, and waste-ways to regulate water flow into ditches and laterals (individual supply ditches); monitoring of stream flow and ditch diversion measurement devices; monitoring of MCBC reservoir, piezometer and augmentation station levels; responding to emergencies (e.g. spills, storm events, flooding, etc.). Anticipate operational needs and taking the necessary action to ensure continued operation and/or to reduce ditch company liability.

Maintenance of these ditch systems involves: cleaning of ditch trash racks, removal of vegetation within and along ditch banks using small engine powered equipment (e.g. chainsaw, trimmer, brush cutter, mower), operating heavy equipment (e.g., backhoe and dump truck), and other maintenance operations as needed on both the ditch company and MCBC assets. Patrols assigned areas by foot or motor vehicle to detect seepage issues or obstructions and damage to irrigation system. Removes debris and makes emergency repairs to banks, structures, gates, and roads.

Responsible for obtaining, training and supervising of seasonal workers. This includes training on safety, equipment use and general ditch operations (ditch cleaning, raising ditch banks, repairing concrete and wooden structures, erecting fences and gates, etc.)

Communicates daily with the lead technician to determine additional operational and maintenance needs on the ditches and MCBC assets. Assists in ditch company budget planning and forecasting. Tracks ditch company spending and reports information to Assist. General Manager.
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Ad Title: Treatment Plant Operator
Location: Brighton, CO
Post Date: 12/20/16
Contact: Human Resources
City: Aurora
State: CO
Zip: 80016
Phone (W): 303-226-9180
Email: Jobsis@eccv.org
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Description:
Treatment Plant Operator

East Cherry Creek Valley Water and Sanitation District (ECCV) serves approximately 55,000 customers in the eastern portions of the City of Centennial and unincorporated Arapahoe County. We are looking for a full-time Treatment Plant Operator who will embrace the variety and challenge of operating one of the largest well systems in the Denver metro area.

At ECCV, we are sustaining our community by providing safe reliable water. We deliver on that mission through OneECCVPeople, teams, and departments working together with respect, cooperation and openness to realize our goals.

Our team is comprised of people who take pride in their jobs, utilize their expertise, and can be trusted by our customers, Board, and staff to deliver the highest quality service possible.

Our Operators provide critical support to our mission by pumping well water from the Bee Bee Draw alluvial through our 10 MGD Reverse Osmosis Treatment Facility, located in Brighton, CO. Operators will apply their experience in areas of load control of 3 storage tanks, a vast distribution system, and light maintenance of facility equipment. Responsibilities include:

Operation of a Reverse Osmosis Purification Facility including Ultra Violet disinfection.
Ensures compliance of all State and EPA Regulations.
Monitors raw water flow rates, finish water flow rates and chemical dosing.
Performs water quality analysis.
Utilizes Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) for operations and monitoring of plant performance.
Maintains plant equipment, raw water pumping equipment and distribution equipment to ensure proper operation of the treatment facility.



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Ad Title: A/B Water and Wastewater Operator
Location: Front Range
Post Date: 12/06/16
Contact: Linda
City: Firestone
State: CO
Zip: 80520
Phone (W): 303-833-5505
Email: Linda Ramey
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Description:
Ramey Environmental Compliance, Inc., a growing Colorado contract Operations and Maintenance company, is currently accepting applications for an immediate full time position along the Front Range & Northern Colorado.

At Ramey Environmental, we realize that our employees are our most important asset and credit our success to our employees' innovation and dedication. Therefore, we offer competitive wages that include health benefits, as well as, paid holidays and vacations. Please visit www.recinc.net for an employment application, or send resumes to lindar@recinc.net.
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Ad Title: Part Time Business Office Technician
Location: Willows Water District - Centennial, CO
Post Date: 12/05/16
Contact: Joshua Baile
City: Centennial
State: CO
Zip: 80112
Phone (W): 3037708625
Email: jbaile@willowswater.org
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Description:
Willows Water District is a dynamic organization providing water service to City of Centennial residents as a Denver Water Distributor. We are looking for an energetic part time Business Office Technician with a utility billing background and strong customer service skills to perform a variety of utility billing services for Willows Water District and assist with customer service, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and some general accounting functions.
Duties require knowledge and experience in general accounting. Must possess strong customer service skills with the ability to work with the general public in a respectful manner. Experience with municipal billing and accounting software preferred. Job offer will be contingent on a background check and drug screen.
The part-time Business Office Technician is accountable to and receives final performance evaluation from the District Manager with input from the Assistant District Manager and Business Office Manager. General day-to-day supervision shall be received from the Office Manager.
The primary responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to the following. A complete job description is available upon request.
• Billing:
• Collections:
• Customer Service:
• Reporting:
• Accounts Payable – Vendors and Contractors
• Accounts Receivable - Customers
• General

Salary commensurate with experience. Flexible schedule, Fridays mandatory, not to exceed 24 hours per week. $15 -$17 per hour no benefits.

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