Public Works Technician II or III—Wastewater Operator
Salary Range: $32,961 – $48,309 per year, DOQ
OPEN UNTIL FILLED
The City of Tillamook is looking to hire one individual to fill the position of a Public Works Technician II or III. The main focus of this position will be the wastewater treatment plant. Classification will be determined by licensing and qualifications.
PURPOSE OF THE POSITION: Perform general public works maintenance tasks to maintain the infrastructure within the City, including streets, storm and sanitary/sewer, and water distribution lines. Perform general maintenance tasks to assure uninterrupted wastewater collection and treatment to customers and to protect the City’s mains, valves, and wastewater treatment plant.
SPECIAL MINIMUM THRESHOLD REQUIREMENTS/LICENSES:
- Technician II Classification: State of Oregon DEQ Level 1 Wastewater Collections or Treatment Certificate
- Technician III Classification: State of Oregon DEQ Level 1 Wastewater Treatment and Level 1 Wastewater Collection Certificates (Level II certification in treatment operations may be considered as meeting the minimum requirements.)
Must possess a valid Oregon Driver’s License, an up-to-date immunization record. Class A CDL, Work Zone Traffic Control and First Aid/CPR certificates to be obtained within the first 6 months of employment (please see complete job description). Must be able to pass a pre-employment physical, drug screening, and background check.
DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS: Wastewater lab experience preferred.
Complete job description, instructions and applications may be found within the links below, or picked up at Tillamook City Hall, 210 Laurel Avenue, Tillamook between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday-Friday. A resume is required.
The City of Tillamook offers an excellent benefits package and retirement programs through Oregon PERS. Questions: Call Human Resources at (503) 374-1821. EOE.
APPLICATION FORMS AND INFORMATION: