This is a skilled position in the operation of the water/wastewater treatment plant on a rotating shift basis. Must have a good knowledge of the treatment processes and the necessary skills to operate, monitor and make all necessary adjustments to all related equipment. Position includes latitude for independent judgment in daily operations with general supervision by the Water Treatment Manager/Wastewater Treatment Manager.
Position requires the necessary physical condition to perform heavy physical labor over a sustained period of time primarily outdoors; standing, walking, bending, and carrying heavyweight items (50-100 pounds) such as tools, equipment, and supplies.
The City of Middletown is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator. Minimum Requirements: Must possess at minimum a valid Ohio EPA Class I Wastewater Certificate or have the ability to obtain Operator-in-Training (OIT) status issued by Ohio EPA within 24 months of hire. A written examination for non-licensed applicants will be given on Thursday, November 7, 2019. Applicants that possess the required licensing are not required to take an examination. Salary range: $36,530 to $60,591 annually depending on certifications, plus shift differential, opportunity for overtime, and benefits package. Position will include rotating shift work.
How to Apply
Application packets (includes examination information for non-licensed applicants) may be obtained from the Human Resources Office located on the second floor of City Building, One Donham Plaza, Middletown, Ohio or may be downloaded from the website at http://www.cityofmiddletown.org/jobs. Deadline to submit application is Friday, November 1, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. EOE/Drug-free workplace.