Job Posting: Apprentice Wastewater Operator


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Department: Hammond Sanitary District

Job Title: Apprentice Wastewater Operator

Date Requested: March 14, 2019

Date needed: ASAP

Salary: $18.45 per hour with full benefits, shift work
(Increases after 6 months to $19.45 per hour and after 12 months to $20.45 per hour)

  • Job Requirements

    • Must currently possess or willing to obtain an Indiana Wastewater Operator License
    • Some computer knowledge required
    • Must have a valid driver’s license and be insurable

  • Job Responsibilities:

    • Must be able to operate and perform routine maintenance for all pumps and electrical generator located in the building
    • Make operating decisions in absence of the supervisor
    • Maintain shift log and record meter/gauge readings as instituted by supervisors/management
    • Will be required to collect samples
    • Must perform general custodial duties, maintain a safe and tidy workplace
    • Flexibility within schedule in order to cover rain call, as needed
    • Must maintain cooperative relationship with those in contact with during the course of work
    • Must maintain attendance record with few or no absences or tardiness
    • Must be willing to possibly work different shifts and varying days off within any given work week (Saturday-Friday)

Position will be posted internally only from March 14, 2019 thru March 20, 2019. If the position is not filled internally, it will be held open for external applications an additional ten (10) days. The position will remain posted until filled or no more than ten days.

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