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Employer Date Posted Closing Date
Woodmoor Water & Sanitation District - Maintenance Operator 11/18/14 12/12/14
Town of Castle Rock - SCADA Analyst 11/18/14 12/5/14
Willows Water District - Lead Operations and Maintenance Tech 11/12/14 Open
Metro Wastewater Reclamation District - Laboratory Assistant 11/10/14 11/16/14
City of Greeley - Deputy Director - Operations  11/6/14 12/2/14
KIRA - Wastewater Treatment Operator 11/4/14 11/30/14
St. Vrain Sanitation District - Wastewater Plant Operator C or D 11/4/14 11/17/14
City of Fruita - Public Works Director 11/4/14 Open
City of Westminster - Engineer / Senior Engineer 11/3/14 11/17/14
Left Hand Water District - Water Treatment Operator 11/3/14 11/30/14
Metro Wastewater Reclamation District - Electrician Instrumentation Tech I 10/27/14 Open
Town of Castle Rock - Maintenance Technician I 10/21/14 Open
ProMinent Fluid Controls - Regional Sales Manager 10/21/14 Open
City of Aurora - Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator A 10/21/14 Open
City of Brighton - Utility Maintenance Worker I, II 10/21/14 Open
City of Fort Collins - ELECTRICAL, INSTRUMENTATION & CONTROL SPECIALIST 10/7/14 Open
Briliam Engineering - Senior Water and Wastewater Engineer 10/6/14 Open
Mt. Werner Water and Sanitation District - General Manager 10/6/14 12/31/14
Romac Industries - Area Sales Manager 10/2/14 Open
Todd Creek Village Metropolitan District - Water Treatment Plant Operator 10/2/14 Open

Woodmoor Water & Sanitation District

Maintenance Operator

Announcement: Announcement: Woodmoor Water & Sanitation District is located between Colorado Springs and Castle Rock just east of I-25 at Monument, CO. We are now accepting applications for the position of Maintenance Operator. This is a full time position, with salary range of $39,753 to $48,320 and benefits package. Starting wage based on DOQ.

Responsible for operation and maintenance of the following facilities:  water treatment plants, wells, water pressure booster stations, distribution system, collection system, lift stations, and basic computer skills. Ability to operate equipment, backhoe, sanitary sewer cleaning vac-truck, or sanitary sewer camera system is a plus. For a complete job description, go to http://woodmoorwater.com/about-the-district/employment-opportunities.html.

Applicants must have high school diploma or GED equivalent, a valid Colorado driver’s license, and meet all pre-employment District standards. Rotating “on call” shifts are required for this position and must be able to respond to emergency calls. State certifications in water treatment, distribution systems, and collection system are a plus.

How to Apply: Applications are available on our website at; http://woodmoorwater.com/about-the-district/employment-opportunities.html. Send confidential resume, letter of interest, and printed application by mail, fax, e-mail to:

Woodmoor Water & Sanitation District

Attn: Lance Nielsen Operations Superintendent P.O. Box 1407 Monument, CO 80132

Fax: 719-488-2530

E-mail: lancen@woodmoorwater.com

Deadline: 12/12/14 


Town of Castle Rock

SCADA Analyst

Announcement: The Town of Castle Rock has an excellent opportunity for a seasoned SCADA Analyst to join the Utilities Department. Under general direction, this position provides professional level operational and applications programming support for the Town’s automated water/wastewater system and implements the Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) master plan. Performs duties in a manner consistent with the stated values of the organization. 

This position is part of the Town’s snow removal program. Will have scheduled on-call responsibilities through the winter months to remove snow using a 4-wheel drive pickup and/or heavy equipment. Snow removal shifts are typically 12 hours. Will also have responsibility for SCADA pager duties on a rotating schedule and will respond to and perform after-hours calls for service and emergency repair.

Qualifications generally include a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology or an instrumentation/control related field supplemented by two (2) years process control experience in water/wastewater systems with an emphasis in SCADA technology; or any equivalent combination. Control Systems Technician Certification and experience with Bristol Babcock and Genesis preferred. Must satisfactorily complete a criminal background check and driving record check prior to commencing employment. Valid State of Colorado driver’s license required.

We value teamwork, cooperation, and quality communication.  We strive to provide exceptional public service to our customers and encourage creativity and innovation. Hiring range: $23.91-$28.10 per hour, DOQ/experience, plus an excellent benefits package. Apply on line at www.crgov.com. SA2014-01. Position closes December 5, 2014. EOE.

Deadline: 12/05/2014 


Willows Water District

Lead Operations and Maintenance Tech

Announcement: Operations & Maintenance Lead Tech Willows Water District, located in Centennial, CO, is accepting applications for Lead O&M Tech.  The ideal candidate would have a combination of construction, field operation and maintenance, and GIS experience.  Must be self-directed, able to work independently with little oversight, and as part of a team.

Willows Water District is a Denver Water Distributor and provides an average of 2.4 million gallons of potable drinking water to its customers each day.  The District monitors its water distribution network through a state-of-the-art SCADA (System Control and Data Acquisition) system.  The District's system includes about 80 miles of pipes, ranging in size from six inches to 30 inches, 6,000 service lines and more than 600 fire hydrants.  The quality of water is monitored by extensive testing to meet Colorado and federal Clean Drinking Water standards.  Willows Water District utilizes an Asset Management System (AMS) that serves as an effective management tool for the operation and maintenance of the District's water facilities.

Minimum Qualifications:  Five year's experience in the construction and maintenance of water utilities.  Colorado Distribution System Operator Class 3 (Class 4 preferred).  Valid CO Driver's License.  A District employment application is required.

Hiring Range DOQ: $20.98 - $30.42/hr. plus excellent benefits For a complete job description please visit www.willowswater.org.  All correspondence should be directed to Joshua Baile, Operations Manager, Willows Water District jbaile@willowswater.org.

Deadline: open 


Metro Wastewater Reclamation District

Laboratory Assistant

Announcement: ABOUT US - We provide wastewater conveyance and treatment services for 1.7 million people in the Denver Metro area and are a nationally recognized leader in our industry. We own and operate approximately 230 miles of interceptor sewer that conveys wastewater from 59 local municipalities to the 220 MGD Robert W. Hite Treatment Facility (RWHTF).

THE OPPORTUNITY – Collects and composites samples, performs basic laboratory analyses for chemical, biochemical, physical and microbiological properties of sewage and biosolids, industrial waste, stream flows and related samples as required.  Performs various field-work assignments. 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - Graduation from high school and six months experience in laboratory environment learning basic laboratory techniques and terminology. Demonstrated skills in basic mathematics and some basic understanding of chemistry and/or biology.  Must have valid Colorado driver's license and a good driving record.

Announcement

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS -Bachelors degree in a field of science. 

Deadline: 11/16/2014

City of Greeley

Deputy Director - Operations 

Announcement: The City of Greeley is seeking water professionals committed to providing utilities for a growing, dynamic community.  Real people are impacted by what we do – every day, 365 days a year.  Come take part in this effort!   As a part of the Water & Sewer Department, you will work with a group of professionals dedicated to continuing and enhancing Greeley’s leadership role in the Colorado water community.  Are you someone with the courage and skills to make a difference? Do you have a desire to contribute in a significant way?  Come join our team.  If you are innovative, enjoy challenges and are seeking a position with significant responsibility, come see what Greeley has to offer.

Would you like to be part of a team with a legacy of foresight, quality and planning dating back over 100 years?  The individual selected for this position will be an integral member of the Water & Sewer management team.  Responsibilities will include leading a team in  managing a complex water and wastewater system that includes nine reservoirs, two filter plants, one wastewater plant, three finished water reservoirs, and 100’s of miles of transmission, distribution, and sewerage piping; serving a community of 100,000.

We need you. Public service is an honorable profession and local public service provides the opportunity to work directly with the people we serve.  Come be a part of Greeley - A City Achieving Community Excellence.

To view full job posting and online application go to Job Opportunities page at www.greeleygov.com/hr .  Received applications will be reviewed after December 2.   

Announcement

Deadline: 12/2/14 


KIRA

Wastewater Treatment Operator

Announcement: Location: Fort Carson (Colorado Springs) Salary and Benefits:

Salary of 21.76 to 27.50 per hour dependent upon current certification level. Plus, $5.90 per hour paid for Health and Welfare as well as an additional $1.00 per hour for shift differential. FCSS offers competitive salary and benefit package that includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription, Employee Assistance Program, 401K, Vacation/Sick Leave, Certificate renewal.

Job Description:

Under general supervision, performs work of routine difficulty under the guidance and direction of the STP Supervisor and Lead Operator. This is skilled work requiring the efficient operation and maintenance of equipment and facilities. Operator will perform process control and laboratory testing. Operator will also perform the routine preventative maintenance and emergency repair of equipment.  Starts and stops machinery and pumps, operates valves, observes operation of equipment, and keeps readings in logs.  Investigates and resolves basic abnormal conditions.   Operator keeps a daily log of activities that is auditable by state and federal agencies.  Uses hand and power tools to make repairs and to perform building and grounds cleaning and maintenance. Practices and adheres to all company safety and operational policies.

Job Requirements: WASTEWATER TREATMENT OPERATORS  must be high school graduate or GED along with a valid class “B” commercial driver’s license with safe driving record. Applicants must possess a valid Colorado Wastewater Operator license. The open position is for the 12am to 8 am shift although the shift could change based upon needs. Applicant must be available to work weekends and holidays.  WASTEWATER OPERATOR position(s) are considered “Open until filled.”

How to Apply:  Go to www.kira.com to apply.  

Deadline: 11/30/14 


St. Vrain Sanitation District

Wastewater Plant Operator C or D

Announcement: Announcement: St. Vrain Sanitation District is seeking a Class C or D Plant Operator for our new 6mgd plant with ATAD system.  The District currently serves southwest Weld County.  This position will take the lead in the implementation of the maintenance program. This is a full time non-exempt position with full benefits reporting to the District Lead Plant Operator. Competitive wage. Colorado Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA) retirement benefit and 401(k) option; vacation; PTO; employee health insurance.  St. Vrain Sanitation District is a drug and alcohol free workplace.

Minimum Qualifications:

     Must hold a current Colorado C or D Wastewater License or show proof of reciprocity

     Minimum of 2 years of activated sludge wastewater operations experience with a strong background in the mechanical side of wastewater. 

     Knowledge in the areas of preventative maintenance and repairs of pumps, valves, gears, motors, light electrical and plumbing.

     Have knowledge in the operation of tractors, loaders and equipment.

     Basic knowledge in computer skills in MS Word, Excel, SCADA and Antero or Bigfoot Maintenance programs.

     Must maintain a good motor vehicle record and possess a valid Colorado Drivers license.

     Must reside within 30 minutes of the plant located near Firestone/Frederick/Dacono

Resume and Letter of interest must be submitted by 4pm, November 17, 2014.  Completed documents may be faxed to Kim Castonguay at 303-485-1968 or emailed to kim@stsan.com   

Deadline: 4pm, November 17, 2014 


City of Fruita

Public Works Director

Announcement: The City of Fruita is seeking a Public Works Director to lead our Public Works Department which includes Wastewater, Engineering, Road Maintenance, and Building Maintenance.  The Public Works Director  plans, directs, manages and oversees the activities, projects and operations of the Public Works Department including street maintenance and construction, fleet maintenance, engineering, traffic engineering, mountain water rights, building maintenance, collection systems, wastewater treatment, and biosolids programs.  In addition, this position coordinates assigned activities with other city departments and outside agencies; and provides highly responsible and complex administrative support to the City Manager’s office.

The City of Fruita is a rural community of 12,200, located in the Grand Valley on the western slope of the Colorado Rockies.  The closest large City is Grand Junction (5 miles east, pop. 80,000).  Fruita offers some of the best mountain biking in Colorado with major ski resorts within a 2 hour drive and several local ski slopes within 1 hour. The area is noted for its big game hunting, camping, and white water rafting.

Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree with major coursework in engineering or science related field and ten years of increasingly responsible experience in public works management, construction or related field, including four years of administrative and supervisory responsibility or any combination of experience and education.  Applicants must have a valid Colorado driver license.  A Colorado Class “A” Wastewater Operators Certification and Collections 4 License preferred.  Experience in management and supervision required.

This salaried position starts at $78,000 depending upon qualifications.  The City provides a competitive benefit package including medical and dental insurance, retirement, holiday, sick, and vacation leave. 

Submit a completed City application and a resume and to City of Fruita Human Resources, 325 E. Aspen Avenue, Fruita, CO 81521 by no later than November 7, 2014 or until position is filled.  Employment application can be found at www.fruita.org. 

Deadline: Open Until Filled  


City of Westminster

Engineer / Senior Engineer

Announcement 


Left Hand Water District

Water Treatment Operator

Announcement: Water Treatment Plant Operator: with a class A, B, C, or D Colorado Water Operator Certificate.  Excellent benefits & pay commensurate with experience. Hiring range 18.00 to 26.00 per hour. Must live within 45 minutes of the plant in Niwot CO. and be willing and able to work nights, weekends, and holidays and be on-call on a rotating basis.  It is anticipated that this position will be filled by December 15, 2014.  An application can be downloaded from our website: lefthandwater.org.  Send completed application and resume to:

Email: lilah.imes@lefthandwater.org

or mail to:

Left Hand Water District
P.O. Box 210
Niwot, CO. 80544

Phone: 303-530-4200

Deadline: November 30, 2014


Metro Wastewater Reclamation District

Electrician Instrumentation Tech I

Announcement


Town of Castle Rock

Maintenance Technician I

Announcement: The Town of Castle Rock has an excellent opportunity for a Maintenance Technician I to join the Utilities Department. Under direct supervision, performs a variety of semi-skilled specialized level work in the maintenance and operations and repair of the Town’s water, sewer and storm water lines, facilities and infrastructure.  Performs duties in a manner consistent with the stated values of the organization. 

Responsibilities include utilizing specialized equipment and a GIS mapping system to locate and perform preventative maintenance, operations and repair, and inspections on Town owned utilities infrastructure. Work assignments require the exchange of information with customers in communicating the cause and resolution of either commercial or residential service complaints. This position requires entering confined spaces and operating heavy equipment. Responsible for sharing pager duty on a rotating schedule and responding to after-hours calls for service including water and sewer related emergencies.  This position is part of the Town’s snow removal program. This will include scheduled on-call responsibilities through the winter months to remove snow using a 4-wheel drive pickup and/or heavy equipment. Snow removal shifts are typically 12 hours.

Qualifications generally include a High School Diploma or GED supplemented by one (1) year related work experience, preferably with exposure to heavy equipment, basic piping techniques, underground utility repair; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience. State of Colorado Water Distribution – Class I and State of Colorado Wastewater Collection - Class I certifications required, or ability to attain within one year of employment. Valid Colorado Class A CDL driver’s license with Tank Vehicle endorsement required, or ability to attain within 6 months. Must satisfactorily complete a driving record check and criminal background check prior to commencing employment.

We value teamwork, cooperation, and quality communication. We strive to provide exceptional public service to our customers and encourage creativity and innovation. Hiring range: $16.51-$19.40/hr., DOQ/experience, plus an excellent benefits package. Apply on line at www.crgov.com. #MTI2014-03. Position closes October 21, 2014. EOE.


ProMinent Fluid Controls

Regional Sales Manager

Announcement


City of Aurora

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator A

Announcement 


City of Brighton

Utility Maintenance Worker I, II

Utility Service Worker I: This is an entry-level position which performs a variety of preventative maintenance of City public infrastructure and property under general supervision.

Utility Service Worker II: This is a journey-level position which performs a variety of preventative maintenance of City public infrastructure and property under general supervision.

Announcement 


City of Fort Collins

ELECTRICAL, INSTRUMENTATION & CONTROL SPECIALIST

Want to work in an excellent environment with a great team?  Looking for regular working hours, good pay and competitive benefits?  Want to be close to home and family? 

Fort Collins has an excellent opportunity for a journey electrician to be responsible for installation, calibration, maintenance, and repair of electrical and pneumatic equipment / instruments / computer systems and related controls at wastewater treatment facilities. Maintains and troubleshoots complex, technical, high voltage and/or potentially hazardous processes and equipment.

Requires high school diploma or GED Colorado Journeyman Electrical License required. Experience in water/wastewater, industrial facilities preferred. 

ANNUAL SALARY RANGE:   $51,631.00 - $72,036.00 DOQ + Benefits.

Apply at www.fcgob.com/jobs.  Open until filled.  Drug test and background check required.  EOE. 


Briliam Engineering

Senior Water and Wastewater Engineer

Announcement

Deadline: Open Until Filled 


Mt. Werner Water and Sanitation District

General Manager

Announcement: General Manager – Municipal Water and Wastewater Utility – Steamboat Springs, Colorado

The Mt. Werner Water and Sanitation District provides water and wastewater services to the resort area of Steamboat Springs and operates the raw water sources and water treatment facilities that supply the City of Steamboat Springs, Colorado.

The General Manager is responsible for all aspects of District operations and capital improvements including raw water supply, water treatment and distribution, wastewater collection, system mapping and archives, regulatory compliance, water rights and legal matters, rates and fees, billing, finance, and management of District reserves. The GM also provides outreach to the general public and manages relations with local governmental bodies and state agencies. The GM reports to an elected five-person Board of Directors.

10-15 years’ progressive management experience in municipal water utility operations. BSCE preferred.

Estimated start date March 2, 2015

Respond to Mt. Werner Water and Sanitation District, P.O. Box 880339, Steamboat Springs, CO 80488 or email to nwilson@mwwater.com.

No phone calls please.  

Deadline: December 31, 2014 


Romac Industries

Area Sales Manager

Announcement: Looking to grow your career? For a company that supports that growth and cares for its employees? Look no further. Romac Industries, innovator of pipe products for the waterworks industry, seeks an Area Manager to sell, promote, market, and develop new business. This person will need to reside in the Denver area and is responsible for the Midwest sales territory (AR, CO, KS, MO, OK). To be successful in this role, extensive travel (80+ nights a year) will be required and you’ll need fantastic organizational skills, be self-motivated and ambitious. Know that you’ll be supported by great sales mentors and an office support staff where the customer’s satisfaction is top priority. 

To be successful in this role, extensive road travel will be required and you’ll need fantastic organizational skills, a clean driving record and be able to maneuver our products for demonstrations with customers. Know that you’ll be supported by great sales mentors and an office support staff where the customer’s satisfaction is top priority. Today we’re a little bigger, but our commitment to serving our customers and our customer’s customers is as evident today as it was nearly 50 years ago

If interested in joining our dynamic and innovative team, please send your resume to hr@romac.com. For a complete job description, please check out our careers page at www.romac.com/employment.

Deadline: until filled 


Todd Creek Village Metropolitan District
Water Treatment Plant Operator

Todd Creek Village Metro District, is currently accepting applications for an immediate full time position at its water treatment plant located just outside the City of Brighton. Duties include operation and maintenance of Water Treatment Plant Equipment; Water Pump Stations, and Distribution systems. Applicant must possess at least a Class “D” Water Treatment Plant Operator Certification with Colorado Distribution System Certification desired. Experience and knowledge of reverse osmosis, membrane filtration, chemical addition, sampling procedures, computer skills and equipment maintenance is desired. Rotating on-call and rotating shifts are requirement of the job. Salary will be based on experience and qualifications plus an excellent benefit package.

Please send resumes to:

Todd Creek Village Metropolitan District
10450 E. 159th Court
Brighton, CO 80602