Wastewater Treatment Operator
The City of Galax is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator in the Public Utilities Department. Can be a Trainee or up to a Class II Operator. The successful candidate’s duties may include maintenance of sedimentation basins and drying beds; maintain and operate wastewater pumping stations and overflow containment basin; pick up overflow samples during heavy rainstorms; perform equipment maintenance and lubrication; perform routine building and grounds maintenance including cleaning, mowing and painting. Duties and responsibilities increase with higher certifications. Possession of high school diploma, GED, or equivalent combination of education and experience. The ability to obtain a Virginia Class II DPOR License Certification in Wastewater in a reasonable time frame. Possession of an appropriate driver’s license, and the ability and willingness to obtain an appropriate commercial driver’s license, valid in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Application and complete job description are available at 111 E. Grayson St. or online at www.galaxva.com. Submit the completed application and release form to City of Galax, Judy Bolt, Human Resources Director, 111 E. Grayson Street, Galax, VA 24333 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. This position is open until filled. The City of Galax is an Equal Opportunity Employer