Water Treatment Plant Operator

Employment Opportunities,
Price River Water Improvement District
Water Treatment Plant Operator
Location | Price River Water Improvement District, 265 South Fairgrounds Road, Price, Utah  84501
$17.95 - $25.651
May 20, 2024
Full Job Description

The Price River Water Improvement District is accepting applications for the position of Water Treatment Plant Operator.  Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to the following:  achieving state certification for water plant operation, operation and maintenance of the culinary water treatment plant, operation of backhoe and dump truck, chemical additions and calculations, line repair, sampling, landscape work, lifting, janitorial work, and other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

This position requires shift work, weekends, and holidays.

A general aptitude test and a physical agilities test will be given to the final applicants chosen.  Also, a Commercial Driver’s License will be required within 60 days upon completion of in-house training, and a complete physical and drug screen will be required of the chosen applicant prior to employment.  This is an entry level position with hourly wages commensurate with applicable experience and according to the District’s wage scale, but may be filled at a higher position with a candidate of higher qualifications.
The District also offers medical, dental, and vision insurance as well as a 401K retirement program and retirement benefits.
How/Where to Apply
Applications can be obtained online at www.prwid.gov or in person from the Price River Water Improvement District’s Service Center at 265 South Fairgrounds Road, Price, Utah between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.  Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. on Friday May 17, 2024.

  1. $17.95 w/o experience - $25.65 for Grade IV certification and experience