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Posting January 12, 2017
System Name: Placer County Water Agency (PCWA)
Position Title: Vegetation Management (Brush and Weed Control Specialist I/II/Senior)
Contact Name: Nicole Skarda
Contact Email: nskarda@pcwa.net
Salary Range: $3,826 - $5,519 monthly, DOQ, plus excellent benefits

JOIN OUR OUTSTANDING TEAM OF PROFESSIONALS!

Placer County Water Agency encompasses the entire, 1,500-square-mile boundary of Placer County, ranging from the rim of the Sacramento Valley on the west to the Sierra Nevada and Lake Tahoe on the east. The Agency is headquartered in Auburn and carries out a broad range of responsibilities including water resource planning and management, retail and wholesale supply of irrigation water and drinking water, production of hydroelectric power and watershed stewardship across Placer County. We are seeking talented candidates to join our team for the position of:

VEGETATION MANAGEMENT
(BRUSH AND WEED CONTROL SPECIALIST SERIES)

PCWA is seeking an engaged individual to join its field maintenance efforts to maintain the Agency’s canals and related facilities by controlling weed and brush and treating canals. Positions will be filled at the Brush and Weed Control Specialist I or II or Senior Brush and Weed Control Specialist level. The ideal candidate will possess increasingly responsible experience performing vegetation management activities inclusive of applying, storing and maintaining various pesticides, herbicides and algaecides and operating related equipment in the course of such duties. Possession of the following may be required based on position level: a valid California Class A Driver’s license with a tanker endorsement, current California Qualified Applicator certification, and a valid California Department of Public Health Water Treatment Operators Certificate and/or Water Distribution Operators Certificate, Grade 1 (or higher). Visit our website for detailed recruitment information and to complete the on-line application: www.pcwa.net.

Applications must be received on/before Friday, January 27, 2017.
PCWA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

Posting January 6, 2017
System Name: City of Willits
Position Title: Wastewater Plant Operator OIT, I, II, III
Contact Name: Karen Stevenson, Human Resources Analyst
Contact Email: kstevenson@cityofwillits.org
Salary Range: $32,331.63 - $55,328.01 (DOE/DOQ) + Excellent Benefits

Job Description:
Wastewater Plant Operator OIT, I, II, III

Under the direction of the Chief Water Plant Operator, operates and maintains the facilities of the wastewater treatment plant; inspects and performs repair work on wastewater treatment facilities and equipment; performs various laboratory tests; keeps various records pertaining to plant operations; performs related duties as assigned.

Candidates must have knowledge of: Principles and practices of treatment plant operations as would be acquired through certification as a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator; operating principles of valves, pumps, motors, and various types of electrical and electronic equipment; safe work practices; and appropriate use of hand and power tools used in the maintenance and repair of plant equipment. One year of experience in a position requiring individual management of duties in a timely manner.

Special Requirements: Wastewater Plant Operator I requires possession of a Grade I Wastewater Treatment Operator’s Certificate issued by the CA State Department of Water Resources Board. Wastewater Plant Operator II requires possession of a Grade II Wastewater Treatment Operator’s Certificate issued by the CA State Department of Water Resources Board. Wastewater Plant Operator III requires possession of a Grade III Wastewater Treatment Operator’s Certificate issued by the CA State Department of Water Resources Board.

Candidates must also possess a valid California Class C Driver’s License verified by current DMV records obtained by appointment of hire. Premium pay of 5% above current rate for employees in possession of a valid Class B or higher California driver’s license.

FOR A FULL JOB DESCRIPTION AND APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS YOU MAY CONTACT:
Karen Stevenson, Human Resources Analyst
City of Willits
kstevenson@cityofwillits.org
(707) 459-7176

The City of Willits is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer
 
 

 

 

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