South Central Wastewater Authority
The South Central Wastewater Authority is accepting applications for a Wastewater Treatment Operator. Applicants must have at the minimum a high school diploma or GED. Responsibilities include troubleshooting operations and maintenance problems, performing special tests, measurements, laboratory analysis, mathematical calculations and recording data on standard log sheets and/or computerized spreadsheets. Performs general maintenance, grounds keeping and housekeeping activities as assigned. This position requires working a 12 hour rotating shift including some holidays and weekends. Must present valid Driver's License & satisfactory DMV record prior to start of interview. Subject to pre-employment physical, drug screen, and criminal background check. Class I or II Wastewater License preferred. If hired as a trainee, must obtain a Virginia Class IV Wastewater Operators License w/in 1 ½ years of employment.
SCWWA Operator Salary Grades
Grade Min Mid Max
Water/Wastewater Operator Trainee 1
$ 29,283.02 $ 38,800.00 $ 48,316.98
Water/Wastewater Assist Operator IV 2
$ 30,893.58 $ 40,934.00 $ 50,974.42
Water/Wastewater Assist Operator III 4
$ 34,385.33 $ 45,560.57 $ 56,735.80
Water Asst. Operator II/
Wastewater Operator II
$ 38,271.73 $ 50,710.05 $ 63,148.37
Water/Wastewater Operator I
$ 42,597.39 $ 56,441.55 $ 70,285.71
Excellent benefits including Retirement, Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance, Disability, Life, Paid Time Off.
Submit a letter of interest with application and resume to:
Melissa Wilkins, HR Manager,
900 Magazine Rd.,
Petersburg, VA 23803.
Applications accepted until position is filled. Applications are available at the above address or can be downloaded at: www.scwwa.org.
Location/Region: Petersburg, VA (US - 23803)