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Lead Water Distribution Operator

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$57,781.98 - $70,234.74/year
Ventura Water
City of Ventura
Job Type
Job Requirements
A combination of education, training and experience equivalent to graduation from high school and three years of related water system maintenance experience, one year of which should be in a journey-level capacity. Prior supervisory or lead experience and/or training highly desirable. Formal training in the following areas is highly desirable: confined space hazard prevention, asbestos safe handling and disposal, traffic safety control and flagging.

License: Possession of a valid California Class C driver s license is required. Within 6 months of employment, incumbent is required to obtain and, thereafter, maintain a valid California State Class A license with Auto Transmission and Air Brakes Restrictions - No Endorsement. Pursuant to the Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations, drug testing is required.

Certificate: Possession of a valid California Water Resources Control Board Grade D3 Water Distribution Operator certification.

Job Description
Ventura Water is dedicated to providing our community with quality water and wastewater services 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. As environmental stewards, our goal is integrate water management to create long-term health and economic benefits for our community. As financial stewards, our goals are to operate and use resources efficiently, understand and meet the needs of our customers, and protect our infrastructure by investing wisely in maintenance and renewal projects. To learn more about working for the Ventura Water Department, visit http: http://www.cityofventura.net/water.

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Under general supervision, as a working leader, to direct and assist in the work of an assigned crew engaged in the installation and maintenance of water distribution and service facilities, includes providing work direction, instruction, training, and guidance to employees and developing new procedures and methods for accomplishing the work in a safe and timely manner.

Incumbent may be required to work stand-by on rotational basis and report to work on a callback basis as needed within a designated time frame. Standby assignment is at the discretion of the Division Head.

Is energetic and organized, with excellent leadership skills, and is able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Possesses strong working knowledge of a water distribution system, American Waterworks Association standards and California Water Resources Control Board standards.
Is a motivated self-starter, with the ability to make logical sound decisions.
Has the ability to work independently, with minimal supervision, as well as in a team environment.
Has formal training in confined space hazard prevention, asbestos safe handling and disposal, traffic safety control and flagging.

This position is open until filled. If you are interested in this opportunity and meet the education and experience requirements, please apply immediately by clicking on the Employer's Website link below. Please tell the employer you learned about this job on the Nationwide Public Sector Jobs' job board www.nationwidepsjobs.com.

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