Job Posting Abington Rockland Treatment Plant Operator



The Abington/Rockland Joint Water Works is seeking a Certified Grade III Treatment Operator.



Accountability:                   Reports to the Superintendent through the Primary Operator.


Basic Function & Scope:  Responsible for the production of quality Potable Drinking Water.

Maintain accurate and true records of treatment plants quality and production.

Perform daily laboratory work required in water production.

Performs routine scheduled maintenance of treatment facilities including exterior landscaping.


Example of Duties:       Continually evaluate the treatment procedures for assurance of the delivery of quality potable drinking water to the                                                                 customers of the Joint Water Works.

Must perform hourly, daily, and weekly laboratory water quality evaluations.

Perform necessary adjustments to chemical feed system to insure the safety of the drinking water.

Schedule and perform all interior and exterior building maintenance.  Including organizing tools, lavatory maintenance,                                                       snow removal, and landscaping.

Performs related duties as directed buy the Superintendent.


Work Schedule:                  Rotating schedules as assigned by Primary Operator with the approval of the Superintendent.

40 hours per week

Additional hours to perform operational duties and /or emergency response will be required.


Position Requirements:    High School Diploma or equivalent

Valid Massachusetts Driver’s License

Grade III Treatment Operators Certification

Operator must maintain Grade Certification for appropriate classification;


Extended Requirements:  Must obtain a Grade IV Treatment Operators Certification within 36 months from the date of hire.


Salary:                               $26.29/hr



Please forward Resumes by 3:00 p.m. on January 20, 2017 to:


Daniel F. Callahan, Superintendent

Abington/Rockland Joint Water Works

366 Centre Avenue

Rockland, MA 02370






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