Water Treatment Plant Operator/Water Distribution

The City of Ronan will accept applications for a full time Water System Operator position, in the Public Works Department, until 4:00 p.m., December 27, 2018, or until position is filled. CDL is not required at time of hire, but must be obtained within one (1) year from date of hire. Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent, valid driver’s license, be self-motivated, organized and have the ability to work with the public. This is skilled work and manual labor is involved.  The employee will be cross trained within the wastewater, street, and storm water departments.  Basic hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., but employee will be required to work evening or weekend hours, as necessary.  Please provide an application, resume, and three letters of recommendation to the City of Ronan Clerk/Treasurer, 207 Main SW, Ronan, MT.  Competitive wages, health insurance and the Public Employee Retirement Plan are provided.
Applicants will be evaluated based upon the following factors:
1) work experience;
2) current Water and Wastewater Certifications;
3) relevant skills and knowledge in field of work based on a review of application for employment and reference checks;
4) able to work on-call and in emergencies as needed;
5) previous municipal / DPW employment;
6) ability to operate heavy equipment for sustained periods of time;
7) mechanical and electrical skills as well as other job skills that may be required for like and similar operations;
8) operational and repair knowledge of equipment and trucks
9) ability to enter confined spaces;
10) ability to lift heavy objects.
Successful applicant will be hired on a probationary basis and must obtain the following certifications:
Water Treatment – Class 2B – within one (1) year from date of hire
Water Distribution – Class 2A – within two (2) years from date of hire
Wastewater – Class 3C – within three (3) years from date of hire
Wage DOE. Application forms may be obtained at Ronan City Hall, Ronan, MT. Or e-mail:  [email protected]

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