The Turners Falls Water Department is accepting applications for the position of Water System Operator.
This individual will be responsible for the operation and maintenance of the departments water distribution and treatment system.
Along with providing safe, clean and adequate water supply at all times to the community.
The operator works at the direction of the Water Superintendent.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Perform daily operation activities with the water system including monitoring of well pump stations, treatment facilities and tanks.
Servicing of pumps and machinery Inspect and maintain storage tank and distribution system Installation of water mains and water service lines Meter Reading Respond to all emergencies and water main breaks Maintenance of ground and facilities Minimum
Valid Massachusetts Drivers license class D or higher High School Diploma or equivalent Must be available for on-call duty Must be able to pass a pre-employment physical exam and drug/alcohol test Must be able to pass CORI criminal background check Distribution license will be required within six months from date of hire, Treatment license within a year from date of hire and Backflow Tester/Surveyor license will be required within 18 months from date of hire.
These licenses are a condition of employment.
Applicants should submit a resume with letter of interest or an employment application by September 22, 2017