Job Posting Part-Time Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator

Description :

JOB TITLE: Weekend/Holiday Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator


HOURS: 3-4 hrs./day


DEPARTMENT: Wastewater Treatment


JOB SUMMARY: Routine duties related to the daily operation/maintenance of City’s

                            Wastewater Treatment Facility.


JOB DUTIES: Including but not limited to: record daily flows, record daily chlorine and

                       sulfur diox­ide readings, collect and record data on influent & effluent

                       samples. Transfer solids from SBR tanks to digester, check

                       headworks and lift stations, check air compressors and

                       blowers, clean bar screens, check heaters, shovel snow, mow grass, wash

                       down areas as needed, Light Housekeeping. Other duties as required.



Valid Driver’s License.  

Education:   High School or GED

Experience:   Ability to Understand the Treatment Process

                              Basic Chemistry & Basic Math Skills


Physical Qualifications: Occasionally exertion of force in excess of 50 and/or up to 100 pounds to move objects or equipment accessories is required.  Must be able to exert 20-50 pounds of force frequently to move objects. Must be able to climb ladders in excess of 120 feet and descend into and work inside confined spaces.


Working Conditions: Most work is performed in a field environment involving working inside and outside.  Seasonal conditions can include excessive heat or cold.  Conditions can include working in wet, muddy, slippery or dusty and windy conditions.  At these times there may be intermittent exposure to very disagreeable working conditions.  Some assignments involve exposure to odors and toxic gases, such as from solid waste or untreated sewage. There is considerable attention to detail when handling equipment in tight quarters or around people.


SUPERVISORS: Wastewater Dept. Supt., Plant Operator.


WAGE: $14.11 per hour

Contact :

City of Granite Falls

Part-Time Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator


The City of Granite Falls is accepting applications for a part-time Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator.


Duties include plant operations and maintenance, some lab analysis, recording keeping and grounds keeping.


Hours:  Saturdays, Sundays and holidays - approximately 4 hours per day


Starting Wage:  $14.11 per hour


Applications due by Thursday, January 14th 


Appl. forms available at Office of the City Clerk, 641 Prentice Street, Granite Falls, MN 56241. Ph: 320-564-3011.




City of Granite Falls An Equal Opportunity Employer & Provider

Deadline for Applying : Jan 25, 2019

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