Plant Operator (Trainee)
The Town of Lovettsville, originally known as the German Settlement, is a small community in northern Loudoun County, Virginia, with historical roots dating to 1732. Lovettsville is three miles south of Brunswick, Maryland, and less than 35 miles from Winchester, VA, Martinsburg, WV, and Dulles International Airport. Lovettsville’s Utility Department consists of five wells, two Water Treatment Facilities, and a .375mgd Wastewater Facility.
The Town of Lovettsville seeks a motivated and dependable individual for the position of Water or Wastewater Operator. This position is to perform routine tasks and necessary tests and apply sound judgment based on training and defined operations and maintenance practices related to water and wastewater processing at treatment facilities.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements: Graduation from high school or vocational school; possess a valid state driver’s license and safe driving record; ability to obtain a Virginia Waterworks or Wastewater works Operator Class 4 license as issued by the Virginia Department of Professional & Occupational Regulation (DPOR) within the first 18 months of employment.
Required skills: Ability to solve practical problems, troubleshoot systems, and deal with various concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
For more information about the position and application instructions, please visit the Town’s website at: https://www.lovettsvilleva.gov/careers/