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Water Treatment Plant Operator

The City of Newport News is recruiting a First Class Water Treatment Plant Operator, responsible for providing high quality potable water in continuous supply to meet the routine and emergency needs of the regional system through careful monitoring and receiving of treatment process and distribution system data. The position requires shift-work availability including days, nights, weekends, and holidays. Additional requirements include a Class 1 Waterworks Operator’s License issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia, Department of Commerce, a high school diploma or equivalent, satisfactory results from a medical evaluation, an acceptable background check, and a valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record. Employees in this job are required to refrain from all use of controlled substances and are subject to random controlled substances testing. Applicants who do not possess a Waterworks Operators License or those possessing a lower level of license than First Class should apply. Candidate will receive pay commensurate with experience. Position salary range is $37,660 – $62,140. To apply, log onto EOE

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