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Waste Water Operator I

The Town of Georgetown is accepting applications for the position of Wastewater Operator I. The position performs varied but routine manual work for a municipal wastewater department. Work involves both light and heavy physical labor and the use of a variety of tools.

Essential duties and responsibilities include:
  • Monitors the performance and maintains the pumping stations
  • Performs daily tests to monitor pH and chlorine levels in a wastewater treatment plant
  • Operates valves in the running of a treatment and transmission system
  •  Reads, monitors and records wastewater flows
  • Conducts routine maintenance of buildings and grounds of all wastewater facilities
  • Conducts repairs and maintenance on all wastewater equipment
  • Assists in the reading of utility meters
  • Performs other related work as required
Desired Education & Experience
  • High School Diploma
  • State of Delaware Level I Wastewater Operator’s license
  • Possession of a valid Delaware driver’s license and clean driving record
  • A commercial driver’s license – Class B
  • Any combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and  abilities
  • Bi-lingual (English and Spanish) encouraged, not required

The Town of Georgetown offers a competitive salary and full range of benefits which includes: Medical, dental, and vision insurance, short and long-term disability, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), State of Delaware Pension Plan, Retirement HRA account, education reimbursement, company-provided life insurance, paid vacation and sick time, paid holidays, additional life insurance options, Supplemental Insurance benefits – Critical Illness & Accident Insurance.

Applications and complete job descriptions are available on the Town’s website or at the Town Administrative Office, 37 The Circle, Georgetown, DE 19947 during normal business hours.

Completed applications may be submitted online, in person, or mailed to:
Town of Georgetown
37 The Circle
Georgetown, DE 19947

Position open until filled.

The Town of Georgetown is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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