Job Posting – Town of Falmouth

Water Plant Operator 1

Town of Falmouth, MA

Town of Falmouth Water Utilities Division has a full-time immediate opening for a qualified Water Operator 1. Skilled technical and manual work in the operation and maintenance of municipal water treatment, supply, transmission, and storage facilities. Performs standard operation, maintenance, inspection, and cleaning activities such as maintaining mechanical equipment and instruments, performing regular inspections of plant and wells, cleaning tanks and piping, investigating, and repairing leaks, collecting samples, and performing basic analytical tests. Prepares operational and regulatory reports as required. Monitors system operation through computerized SCADA system and reviews data.  Trouble shoots or repairs equipment as necessary.  Thorough knowledge of principles and practices of water supply, treatment, and distribution system operation.  At least 2 yrs. experience in utility operations; some of which is in water treatment plant operations.  Position is subject to call-back; serves on standby or works weekends/holidays as required.  Valid Class B Commercial Driver’s license with Air Brake and Tanker Endorsement; possession of valid MA Board of Certification of Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators certification, T-2 minimum.  Wage: $26.16 – $33.41/hr.; Full benefits apply.

Full job description, employment application and instructions for applying can be found at Falmouth Job Opportunities. Preference Date: August 26, 2022. The Town of Falmouth is proud to be an EEO/AA employer.

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