Timpanogos Special Service District | Collection System Operator I

Employment Opportunities,
Timpanogos Special Service District
Collection System Operator I
Upon Hire
Location | 6400 North 5050 West, Utah County
Full Job Description

Performs a variety of entry level semi-skilled and skilled duties related to the maintenance and repair of wastewater collection system. May perform as either a “Restricted” or “Unrestricted” operator based upon established “experience” guidelines.

Conducts daily manhole surveys to check for damaged lids and rings; operates a variety of hand and power tools and equipment as needed to install, maintain and repair manholes, grates, etc.; replaces or resets manholes as needed to bring them up to road grade; may perform as a safety flagman during highway operations. Travels district collection system routes to monitor line condition; observes system flow, takes flow meter readings and removes debris and obstructions to prevent line back-ups and property damage. Monitors work performed by contract line installation, contractors, maintenance and repair companies; assists contractors to identify and locate lines. Maintains complete and accurate records as required. Assists in the installation of pretreatment sampling equipment; accompanies pretreatment coordinator to assure proper safety to the sampling operations. Follows safety procedures and utilizes safe work practices in performing duties.

Performs line cleaning and flushing; operates heavy line cleaning equipment (combination jet/vacuum); may enter manholes to remove obstructions.
Operates and maintains sewer televising equipment.
Performs general plant maintenance and cleaning of vehicles and line equipment.


*Graduation from a standard senior high school or G.E.D.; AND
*One (1) year of general maintenance or construction experience; OR
*An equivalent combination of education and experience
Must be able to obtain a Wastewater Collection System Operator certification grade I within one year of hire date (or three testing periods).
Must possess or be able to obtain a valid Utah State Class B Commercial Driver’s License and needed endorsements (Tanker, Air Brakes).
Must be willing to work shift schedules, on-call and 24-hour standby.
Must obtain Flagman Traffic Control Certification within one year of hire date.
Must pass random alcohol and drug test.

Timpanogos Special Service District has a competitive benefit package including; health insurance, dental insurance, LTD, life insurance, pension, and paid time off.
How/Where to Apply
Job description and application are available and may be picked up at the District office located at 6400 North 5050 West, Utah County, Utah (south of American Fork), Monday - Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Individuals may request the application and job description be emailed or faxed to them by contacting Shannon at 801-763-5927 or by email at shannon.hansen@timpssd.org