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WATER DISTRIBUTION OPERATOR/OPERATOR B

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY WATER DISTRIBUTION OPERATOR/OPERATOR B

The City of Oberlin Public Works Department is accepting applications for a Full-Time Water Distribution Operator or Full-Time Water Distribution Operator “B”. The Operator “B” position is an entry leveltrainee position and the employee is not expected to be able to perform all duties at the time of hire. Both positions are responsible for the operation, maintenance, repair and replacement of the water distribution system, and all associated equipment. Duties include the performance of manual labor and the operation of heavy equipment, power and hand tools to operate, maintain, repair and improve the City’s water distribution system and related facilities. Will be required to work in extreme weather conditions; required to work in trenches and in potentially hazardous traffic conditions. Both positions require minor to significant levels of physically demanding effort, will be assigned to stand-by and must respond to call-outs in times of emergency or other times of need.

Minimum Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent required. Mathematical ability, communication skills, planning and organizing skills, and mechanical ability, and knowledge of and experience with water distribution system operations is preferred. Must be able to function with co-workers as a team. Must have a telephone to be reached for standby and for emergency call-outs. Valid Ohio Driver’s License is required. Valid Ohio Class B Commercial Driver's License with Air Brakes and Tanker Endorsement required within 6 months of date of hire; Class A Commercial Driver’s License is preferred. OEPA Class I Water Distribution License is required of Water Distribution Operator; Operator “B” must obtain an OEPA Class I Water Distribution License within 2 years of date of hire.

Starting Hourly Rate: $15.35 - $23.01/Hour D.O.Q.

Applications and full job description are available at www.cityofoberlin.com and at Oberlin City Hall (85 South Main Street, Oberlin, Ohio 44074).

Applications may be returned via email to: hr@cityofoberlin.com

Or mailed to: City of Oberlin Human Resources Department 85 South Main Street Oberlin, Ohio 44074

OPEN UNTIL POSITION FILLED – FIRST REVIEW IS MARCH 4, 2019

The City of Oberlin is a Drug-Free Workplace and an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.