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Utility Operator

Southwest Water Company
Redmond, OR
  • Expired: November 13, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

SouthWest Water is a privately-held, American-owned service company with decades of high-level customer service. Today, we serve over 600,000 residential and business customers in six states: Alabama, California, Florida, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas, and Louisiana. Our teams work together to deliver clean, safe, and reliable water and wastewater services so that our customers and communities can thrive.

Purpose of the Job

The Assistant Utility Operator position is intended as an entry level utility operator position. This position will require direction for performing the functions in the valve crew, leak crew and meter shop, excluding USA and Governmental, heavy equipment operation (backhoe, dump truck, etc), and crew lead positions which are performed by more experienced department personnel.

Job Responsibilities

Perform construction activities

Perform service assembly repair

Execute valve inspection program


Delivering High Quality Work

Supporting Coworkers

Communicating Effectively

Working Safely


H.S. Diploma or GED in General


CA - D1 (Water Distribution Grade 1)

Driver's License

Physical Requirements

Field-Based Role

Work Experience

1 year of experience performing construction activities or working for a utility is preferred.

SouthWest Water Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It's our policy to provide employment, training, compensation, promotion, and other opportunities based on qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, veteran status or disability, and in compliance with all applicable state and federal laws.

Nearest Major Market: Bend

Southwest Water Company


Redmond, OR
97756 USA


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