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Posted: 07/24/2015

KANDIYOHI COUNTY
Public Works Department/Green Lake Sanitary Sewer and Water District (GLSSWD)
GLSSWD SUPERINTENDENT

The GLSSWD Superintendent is responsible for managing the daily operation and maintenance (O&M) of GLSSWD facilities under direction of the Public Works Director.

These facilities include water treatment, storage & distribution, wastewater collection and treatment. This position involves supervising all the daily activities associated with GLSSWD O&M. Bachelor's Degree in biology or chemistry or college technical training in the water/wastewater field or other equivalent experience is required, plus eight years operational experience or four years experience in a supervisory role, operating, maintaining and repairing water and wastewater treatment facilities. This position also requires a MDH Class C Water Operator Certificate and MPCA Class A Wastewater Operator Certificate and MPCA Type 4 Waste Disposal Certificate. Must continue training to advance knowledge and acquire required continuing education credits.

A demonstrated ability to communicate effectively is crucial, as the incumbent must represent and serve as spokesperson of the GLSSWD to customers and served cities, lakes and other entities.

Applicants must submit a County application (resumes accepted only with application).
Application forms may be picked up and submitted through the
Kandiyohi County Human Resources office
2200 23rd ST NW, Suite 2020
Willmar, MN 56201
or are available online at
http://www.co.kandiyohi.mn.us

Applicant deadline is August 7th, 2015 at 4:30 p.m., or until position has been filled. EOE

 
 
 
 

Posted: 07/23/2015

Water/Wastewater Operator

The Pine River Area Sanitary District is accepting resumes / applications for a motivated water/wastewater operator to provide skilled work in the operation, maintenance, and repair of the District's water and wastewater systems.

Work involves operation of light equipment as well as performance of manual tasks in maintenance of sewer and waterlines and other District property/ contracts. Responds to after-hour emergencies as needed and on an on-call basis.

Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma or GED; possession of a valid Minnesota Class D Driver's License; minimum of 6 months experience working directly in water, wastewater, and collection systems; Class D water operator certification or ability to obtain within 1 year, Class D Wastewater operator certification or the ability to obtain within 1 year; working knowledge of OSHA requirements and safe working practices; general knowledge of desktop and portable computer hardware and software programs and Microsoft products (Office products, Internet and email). Must be able to climb vertical ladders, tolerate heights in excess of 100 feet; tolerate confined spaces; be able to regularly lift 50 pounds.

Desired Qualifications:
Experience working at an activated sludge wastewater plant; experience working with a public water system; working knowledge of Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems.

Hiring Range:
Wage will be $14 -18 depending on licensure, qualifications, and experience.

Interested persons may request an application packet from the PRASD by
phone 218-587-2924
email cindy.prasd@tds.net
mail
PRASD
2567 24th Avenue SW
Pine River MN 56474

Completed applications will be accepted until position is filled.

 
 
 
 

Posted: 07/16/2015

Utilities Service Operator

Starting Salary: $40,488 annually/$19.46 per hour
Salary Range: $40,488 - $45,636

The City of St. Cloud is accepting applications for a full-time Utilities Service Operator. Work involves inspection, repair and maintenance of the Public Utilities’ systems of the City; which primarily includes, but is not limited to, the water distribution system and wastewater collection system. Additional responsibilities include performing manual/machine work in cleaning and repairing sanitary sewers, assisting with repairing sewer and water main breaks, repair and maintenance of hydrants and valves, installing service taps, performing utility locates, and GIS water/sewer based application record keeping.

Minimum Requirements are:
High school diploma and two years experience in the construction, maintenance, and repair of public utility projects, or
Successful completion of a post secondary program of courses in water or wastewater technology.
All candidates must possess a Class A or B driver's license.

Applicants must meet the minimum requirements by July 29th in order to be scheduled for the written examination, tentatively scheduled for August 6th, 2015.

Desirable Education and Experience: Some knowledge of the common practices, materials, and equipment used in the construction, repair, and maintenance of utility systems; ability to operate a variety of hand machines and tools; ability to operate trucks and make minor repairs and skill in the use of hand tools.

APPLY TO: Obtain and submit completed application to:

City of St. Cloud, Human Resources
400 Second Street South
St. Cloud, MN 56301
Phone: 320-255-7217
Fax: 320-255-7261
www.ci.stcloud.mn.us

APPLY BY: Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

The City of St. Cloud, Minnesota will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, familial status or sexual orientation. Upon request, accommodation will be provided to allow individuals with disabilities to participate in all city services, programs and activities.
 
 
 
 

Posted: 07/13/2015

Water/Wastewater Facility Manager

The Pine River Area Sanitary District is accepting resumes / applications for a motivated water/wastewater Facilities Manager to provide skilled work in the operation, maintenance, and repair of the District’s water and wastewater systems. Work involves operation of light equipment as well as occasional performance of manual tasks in maintenance of sewer and waterlines and other District property/ contracts. Responds to after-hour emergencies as needed and on an on-call basis.

Minimum Qualifications: Class C water operator certification; Class B Wastewater operator certification

Hiring Range: Salary will be dependent on licensure, qualifications, and experience. Interested persons may request an application packet from the PRASD by
phone 218-587-2924
email cindy.prasd@tds.net
mail-
PRASD
2567 24th Avenue SW
Pine River MN 56474

Facilities Operated:

  • Class B Activated sludge treatment facility
  • Class C water system with Tonka water filtration facility
  • 22 lift stations
  • 40 step stations
  • 2 drainfields ( with pretreatment)
  • Aerated pond system with irrigation
  • 2 small water systems, I with chemical addition

Completed applications will be accepted until position is filled.

 
 
 
 

Posted: 07/11/2015

WASTEWATER TREATMENT OPERATOR

Hourly $22.57 - $25.79

The Western Lake Superior Sanitary District, a national leader in environmental protection and pollution prevention, seeks a qualified full-time Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator.

The successful candidate must possess two years full-time equivalent work experience in a large wastewater treatment plant or a combination of relevant education and work experience which totals four years and possess at least a MPCA “D” Wastewater Operator Certificate.

WLSSD offers a competitive salary and benefit package.
For more information and how to apply, please visit www.wlssd.com.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
WOMEN AND MINORITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY

 
 
 
 

Posted: 07/08/2015

Technical Support Specialist
(Polymers and Bioaugmentation)

OBJECTIVE:

Position is responsible for the promotion, sales, and support of our growing bioaugmentation product line. In conjunction with this effort will be the support of the traditional flocculant, coagulant and odor control product lines.

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

Development of the relationship and sales efforts with respect to various bioaugmentation bacterial cultures/enzymes for the municipal and industrial wastewater industry.
Assist in the sales and support of our present wastewater product line to both customers and prospects.
Provide process improvement recommendations for wastewater and bioaugmentation prospects and accounts.
Some overnight travel required (3-5 nights per month on average).

KNOWLEDGE OF SKILLS REQUIRED:

Good communication skills
Water chemistry basics
Wastewater operations, training or previous experience
Demonstrated competence in microscopic (microbial) identification a plus but not required.
Additional training can be provided.

EDUCATION AND TRAINING:

High School Education, GED, or industry experience
College courses or completion is a plus.
Four year degree in biology, microbiology, environmental science or similar preferred.
Continued education and training to support the duties, dimensions, accountabilities, and scope of this position are encouraged by Fremont Industries, Inc.

HIRING RANGE:
Salary will be dependent on licensure, qualifications, and experience.

Interested persons may e-mail a resume to:
Mike Oldsberg
moldsberg@fremontind.com
Fremont Industries Inc.
4400 Valley Industrial Blvd. N.
Shakopee, MN 55379

www.fremontind.com

 
 
 
 

Posted: 07/03/2015

Water/Wastewater Facility Manager

The Pine River Area Sanitary District is accepting resumes / applications for a motivated water/wastewater Facilities Manager to provide skilled work in the operation, maintenance, and repair of the District’s water and wastewater systems. Work involves operation of light equipment as well as occasional performance of manual tasks in maintenance of sewer and waterlines and other District property/ contracts. Responds to after-hour emergencies as needed and on an on-call basis.

Minimum Qualifications: Class C water operator certification; Class B Wastewater operator certification.

Hiring Range: Salary will be dependent on licensure, qualifications, and experience. Interested persons may request an application packet from the PRASD by
phone: 218-587-2924
email: cindy.prasd@tds.net
or by mail:
PRASD
2567 24th Avenue SW
Pine River MN 56474

Facilities Operated: 6 sewer collection systems consisting of:
Class B Activated sludge treatment facility
Class C water system with Tonka water filtration facility
22 lift stations
40 step stations
2 drainfields ( with pretreatment)
Aerated pond system with irrigation
2 small water systems, I with chemical addition

Completed applications will be accepted until position is filled.

 
 
 
 

Posted: 06/25/2015

FULL TIME CITY MAINTENANCE MANAGER

The City of Timber Lake is currently accepting applications for the position of Full Time City Maintenance Manager. Entry-level wages will be depending on experience and qualifications. Position serves as the City’s Street, Water, and Sewer Superintendent. Plans and directs all activities of the City Utilities operations to efficiently achieve City and department objectives as related to streets, parks, and the landfill, water, and sewer departments. Works closely with Mayor and Council but has considerable latitude for independent action regarding utility department operations.

Please send completed application and resume to:
Finance Officer
City of Timber Lake, P.O. Box 431
Timber Lake, SD 57656
or call (605) 865-3790.

Job description and benefits information is available upon request.

 
 
 
 
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