Chief Wastewater Operator — Barton

Posted: September 20, 2023

Barton Village is seeking a Wastewater Treatment (Pollution Abatement) Facility Operator with a Class 2 Domestic License for the full-time position of Chief Wastewater Operator. This position is responsible for the daily operations of the wastewater treatment facility, including testing, monitoring, reporting, facility infrastructure, regulatory issues, training, and budgets. In addition, the Chief Wastewater Operator will assist in the Department of Public Works and Water Treatment Facility activities as needed.

Qualified candidates should have a VT Class 2 Domestic Operator license. Experience with aerated lagoon wastewater treatment systems is preferred. Knowledge of applicable codes, requirements and associated occupational hazards and safety requirements for public works utility industry are not required at the time of hiring but are expected to be developed as part of the position. A two-year college degree or equivalent technical education is preferred.

This is an hourly full-time (non-collective bargaining unit) position. Barton Village offers a competitive wage and benefits package. For a complete job description, call (802) 525-4747 or email For consideration, please submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references with wage expectations to Barton Village, Attn: Vera LaPorte, PO Box 519, Barton, VT 05822 or email to This position will be open until filled. The Village is an equal opportunity employer.