Waterworks Operator

Job Description: 

The James City Service Authority seeks individuals to perform experienced work operating, maintaining, and repairing the JCSA’s Reverse Osmosis Water Treatment Plant (RO Plant) including related mechanical equipment.

Responsibilities: Operate, maintain, and repair mechanical and electrical systems at the RO Plant; diagnose operational and mechanical problems. Calculate chemical doses for water treatment; operate and maintain chemical feed equipment. Collect water samples as required by regulatory agencies including assorted chlorine residual, chemical and bacteriological samples as needed; follow up and coordinate with lab on test results. Operate and control water production facilities, booster stations and elevated tanks throughout the distribution system via SCADA system to meet water demands. Ensure efficient operation of the RO Plant; maintain established water quality standards by monitoring well operations. Requirements: Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a high school diploma; experience in water treatment and the, maintenance, and repair of related equipment; valid Class 4 or higher Waterworks Operator's License preferred. Must possess a valid Virginia driver’s license and have an acceptable driving record based on James City County’s criteria. Only online applications to our website will be considered. To apply, please visit the James City County Career Center at http://www.jobs.jamescitycountyva.gov

This job is open until filled.
Position Type: 
Full Time
Salary: 
$35,477 / year or higher DOQ
Benefits: 
Yes, Full Benefits
Job Category: 
Utilities (Water, Sewer, Electric)
Job Location: 
James City County, VA
City, Town, or County: 
James City County