Salary: $57,137.60 – $69,326.40 Annually
Location: Mason County, WA
Job Type: Full-Time
Job Number: 202300032
Opening Date: 06/21/2023
Closing Date: 7/21/2023 11:59 PM Pacific

This classification is a level one (1) and responsible for assisting in the site maintenance and operation of wastewater treatment plants, collection systems, drinking water facilities, and water distribution systems of the County to ensure quality operations of wastewater and drinking water systems for the citizens.

Examples of Duties

  • Regular, reliable, and punctual attendance required.
  • Monitor the wastewater plant processes and water system quality.
  • Conduct maintenance and minor repairs on plant equipment, machinery, and systems.
  • Assist in laboratory testing and analysis.
  • Perform collection system and distribution system responsibilities.
  • Locate and inspect new construction utility hook ups. 
  • Respond to customer complaints and questions. 
  • Respond to emergency operations concerns.
  • Maintain grounds and buildings.
  • Communicates effectively verbally and in writing.

Minimum Qualifications
High School Diploma or GED and one (1) year of domestic wastewater system and drinking water system operating experience and experience in monitoring and/or maintenance of mechanical systems.  

  • Valid Washington Driver’s License 
  • Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator 1 Certification by Washington Department of Ecology
  • Water Distribution Specialist Certification by the Washington Department of Health Drinking Water Program
  • First Aid/CPR Certification
  • Incumbents are required to have and maintain a good driving record while employed by the County

Supplemental Information
Wastewater Operator Certification Program requires one (1) year of domestic wastewater treatment plant operating experience, there is no substitution for the operating experience.
Water Distribution Specialist certification requires 6 months of experience of working as a water system operator and a high school diploma.

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