JOB OPENINGS


MRWS Wastewater Technician Specialist

Montana Rural Water Systems, Inc.

Closes: Until Filled

Posted: 12/8/2018

MRWS is seeking a candidate for a full-time position providing technical assistance and training to public wastewater systems and personnel across Montana. Responsibilities include, providing onsite and classroom training on operations and regulatory compliance issues related to the Clean Water Act and associated Montana regulations. Key focus is on the NRWA Sub-Award Agreement and issues related to sustainable utility management. Candidate will collaborate closely with system personnel, state and regional agency officials.
Wastewater certification is a plus, must be a team player, have strong communication skills, computer proficiency including use of PowerPoint, ability to work independently, have reliable transportation, a clean driving record, and ability to pass a background check if required.
Interested candidates, please provide cover letter and resume via email to mrws@bresnan.net. Please reference wastewater technician specialist in subject line.
MRWS is an EOE employer.


Electrician

City of Great Falls Public Works Water Plant

Closes: 5:00 pm, 1/31/2019

Posted: 1/24/2019

Job Description
The City of Great Falls, Montana is seeking an electrician. This is a skilled crafts position responsible for maintaining the electrical infrastructure of all city owned buildings, facilities and grounds. Installs, repairs and monitors electrical, video surveillance, circuit, pump, metering and PLC control equipment. Considerable knowledge of electricity and its application, National Electrical Code, and the ability to read plans, specifications and blueprints is necessary. High school diploma or equivalent, graduation from an approved apprenticeship program plus four years of practical electrician experience is desired and State of Montana Master Electrician license is preferred. Position is covered by IBEW. Salary: $27.21/hr for Electrician, $29.02/hr. for Master Electrician. An additional $2.25 plus 3% of wages is contributed to pension plan.

Application Procedures

Qualified candidates should submit a completed City application to: City of Great Falls, Human Resources, #2 Park Drive South, mail to PO Box 5021, Great Falls MT 59403, online at www.greatfallsmt.net or fax to 406-727-0005 by Monday, January 31, 2019, 5:00 p.m. For more information call 406-455-8466.

Consideration for employment will be made without regard to race, creed, color, physical for mental disability, age, sex, religion, national origin, marital status, genetics or political belief.

See complete job description here.


Public Works Assistant

Town of Stevensville

Closes: 5:00 pm, 1/23/2019

Posted: 1/14/2019

Job Description
The Town of Stevensville, Montana is seeking an Public Works Assistant. The Public Works Assistant is a fulltime support position to the Public Works Director. The position performs variety of departmental maintenance duties and performs skilled work in the operation of specialized equipment and vehicles in the operations and maintenance of the Town’s cemeteries, parks, streets, water and wastewater systems.

Application Procedures

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and application to:
The Human Resources Department
PO Box 30
Stevensville, MT 59870
or
april@townofstevensville.com
Fax: (406) 777-4284

Applications will be accepted through 5:00 PM on Thursday, January 31, 2019. EOE.

See complete job description here.


Public Works Assistant

Town of Cascade

Closes: 5:00 pm, 1/31/2019

Posted: 1/11/2019

Job Description
The Town of Cascade, Montana is seeking an Assistant Public Works Director. The position is full-time and includes the Town’s benefit package, including retirement. Wages would be dependent on experience (DOE). A GED/High School Diploma and valid Driver’s License are required for this position. Licensing as a Water Distribution Operator and Wastewater System Operator would need to be obtained within one year of employment.

After an offer of employment has been made, employment will be conditional on the acceptable results of a background check.

Application Procedures

For a job description and application contact:
Town of Cascade
PO Box 314
Cascade, MT 59421
Phone # 406-468-2808
email: townofcascade@gmail.com

Applications will be accepted through 5:00 PM on Thursday, January 31, 2019. EOE.


Water Treatment Plant Operator

City of Glendive

Closes: Until Filled

Posted: 11/28/2018

Job Description
Performs a variety of semi-skilled and skilled technical and maintenance work in the operation, maintenance and repair of water treatment facilities and systems.

Desired Minimum Qualifications:

Education and Experience:
(A) Graduation from high school education or GED equivalent, and supplemented by two (2) years post secondary college or technical training in biology, environmental science, chemistry, or a closely related field, and
(B) Two (2) years of experience in water utility: or
(C) Any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to perform the work.

See complete job description here.

You can get an application at the Glendive Job Service Office, 211 S Kendrick Ave, Glendive, MT 59330, 406-377-3314.

Application Procedures

Candidates should contact:
Jack Rice
DIRECTOR PUBLIC WORKS
CITY OF GLENDIVE, MT
300 S Merrill Ave.
Glendive, Mt 59330
PH 406-377-3318 ext 15
ricej@midrivers.com


Water/Wastewater Treatment Operator

CITY OF WOLF POINT

Closes: Until Filled

Posted: 11/21/2018

The City of Wolf Point has open one water/wastewater operator II position.
Must possess a Montana Class II A Water Distribution System license, Montana Class III B Water Treatment System license, and a Montana Class III C Waste Water Treatment license. Must possess a valid Montana Driver's License. Will consider hiring a water/wastewater trainee.

See complete job description here. Trainee here.

Applicants should contact:

Ward Smith
Director of Public Works
City of Wolf Point, Mt.
201 4th Ave. South
Wolf Point, Mt. 59201
Ph. 1-406-688-8308
wppublicworks@nemont.net

or

Ken Luckow
Chief Water/Wastewater Operator
City of Wolf Point, Mt.
201 4th Ave. South
Wolf Point, Mt. 59201
Ph. 1-406-650-8303
wpshop@nemontel.net


Waste Water Treatment Plant/Water Resource & Recovery Facility Operator (WRRF)

City of Glendive

Closes: Until Filled

Posted: 11/19/2018

Job Description
Duties to include (1) Overseeing the operation, maintenance & repair of a municipal wastewater sequencing batch reactor (SBR) in Glendive, MT. and (2) Managing and understanding the compliance activities associated with a State issued MPDES permit.

Desired Minimum Qualifications:

Education and Experience:
(A) Graduation from high school education or GED equivalent, and supplemented by a Bachelor’s or Associate Degree in chemistry, biology, environmental studies, engineering or closely related field or technical training in biology, environmental science, chemistry, or a closely related field: or
(B) Two (2) years of progressively responsible experience in the operation of a modern water or wastewater treatment facility: or
(C) Any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to perform the work.
(D) Possession of a Class II wastewater operator certificate issued by the State of Montana.

Necessary knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
(A) Demonstrate working knowledge of equipment, facilities, materials, methods and procedures used in wastewater treatment plant maintenance and operation activities; working knowledge of laboratory procedures and practices;
(B) Demonstrate skill in operation of some of the listed tools and equipment such as pumps, valves, gates, mixers, blowers, chemical feed systems, disinfection equipment, sludge processing, measuring/control devices, testing equipment, and material handling equipment.
(C) Demonstrate ability to perform process control mathematical calculations; Ability to work safely; Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing; Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, other departments and the public; Ability to read, write and comprehend English and carry out written and oral instructions.
(D) Demonstrate ability to use computer programs for process control.

See complete job description here.

You can get an application at the Glendive Job Service Office, 211 S Kendrick Ave, Glendive, MT 59330, 406-377-3314.

Application Procedures

Candidates should contact:
Jack Rice
DIRECTOR PUBLIC WORKS
CITY OF GLENDIVE, MT
300 S Merrill Ave.
Glendive, Mt 59330
PH 406-377-3318 ext 15
ricej@midrivers.com


Assistant Public Works Director

Town of Ekalaka

Closes: December 5 at 5:00 pm

Posted: 11/13/2018

The Town of Ekalaka, Montana is seeking an Assistant Public Works Director. The position is full-time and includes the Town’s benefit package. Wages would be dependent on experience (DOE). A GED/High School Diploma is required for this position. Licensing as a Water Distribution Operator, Wastewater System Operator, Water Treatment Operator, Certified Pool Operator, and Commercial Driver (CDL) would need to be obtained within one year of employment.

After an offer of employment has been made, employment will be conditional on the acceptable results of a background check and drug and alcohol testing. After employment, the position is subject to reasonable suspicion testing, post-accident testing, and random testing at any time while on-duty.

For a job description and application contact:
Town of Ekalaka
PO Box 338
Ekalaka MT 59324
Phone # 406-775-8731
email: ekalaka@midrivers.com.
Applications will be accepted through 5:00 PM Wednesday, December 5, 2018. EOE.


Water Treatment Manager Position

CITY OF BILLINGS

Closes: Until Filled

Posted: 10/26/2018

Water Treatment Manager

The City of Billings Water Quality Division is seeking a Water Treatment Manager to lead, motivate, manage, supervise and coordinate the Water Treatment operation and maintenance activities. The successful applicant will coordinate assigned activities with other divisions, and outside agencies; and will provide highly responsible and complex administrative support to the Utility Systems Engineer. The successful applicant must have strong written and verbal communication skills; and understand the federal, state, and local water regulations, safety and environmental requirements.

Salary: $33.88 - $37.35/hour plus excellent benefits. Salary at hiring will be dependent upon the applicant’s education and experience (this salary range reflects steps 1 through 3 of a 7 step pay scale for this position)
For the complete listing and how to apply, see the City of Billings website.


Wastewater Treatment Operator

CITY OF HAVRE PUBLIC WORKS

Closes: Until Filled

Posted: 8/29/2018

CITY OF HAVRE PUBLIC WORKS
WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT OPERATOR

Hours = 40 hr/ week
Hrs and Days vary
$20.35 hr. after probationary period
State of MT 1C Certification required within 1yr.
For an application and complete job description contact the Havre job service.