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Water Systems Pump Operator

City of Atwater
Atwater, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

WATER SYSTEMS PUMP OPERATOR: $4,465.75 – $5,699.55/month. The City of Atwater is recruiting for a regular, full time Water Systems Pump Operator in the Public Works/Community Development Department. Under general supervision, to perform maintenance and repair work on the City’s water pumps, mains, chlorinators, meters, chemical application devices, pumping, and other related equipment and systems; to operate computers and the SCADA system to perform necessary operations of the water system; and to do related work as required. Serves as Disaster Service Worker. FLSA Status: Non-exempt. Bargaining Group: Miscellaneous Unit.

Minimum qualifications include but are not limited to: Equivalent to graduation from high school; specialized training in water distribution and water treatment is desirable. Two (2) years of experience in the operation, maintenance, and repair of electrical and mechanical equipment and systems; experience in the operation and maintenance of municipal water systems is desirable. Possession of California Water Distribution Operator Grade 2 certification; possession of California Water Treatment Operator Grade 2 certification; possession of current American Water Works Association (AWWA) Backflow Tester’s certification and Cross Connection Specialist certification, or ability to obtain within six (6) months of appointment; water sampling certificate, or ability to obtain within six (6) months of appointment; possession of certifications and licenses to meet federal or state regulations as mandated; possession of, or ability to obtain, appropriate certifications and licenses as designated by the City of Atwater. Possession of a valid California Commercial Class “B” driver’s license with appropriate endorsements.

Upon issuance of a conditional job offer, qualifying candidates may be required to successfully complete a criminal record background clearance, medical examination, and drug screen.

Applications may be obtained on the City’s website at or picked up at the Atwater City Hall. Please note, in order to be considered for this position, you must submit your completed application to the Human Resources Department at 750 Bellevue Road, Atwater, CA or electronically via email to Final filing date: 5:00 PM, Tuesday, December 7, 2021. EEO/AA; TDD 711

City of Atwater


750 Bellevue Road

Atwater, CA



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