Wastewater Operator — North Branch Fire District #1

Posted: January 24, 2023

The North Branch Fire District #1, a wastewater treatment facility located in West Dover, Vermont, is seeking an addition to our operations staff. Performs skilled and semi-skilled work in the operation of the District’s wastewater facility, daily operation and monitoring of influent and effluent conditions. Work will include, but is not limited to, laboratory analysis, collection system maintenance and repairs, equipment maintenance, grounds care and performs pump runs on a daily basis. Responsible for the collection of water quality samples as applicable. Operates and maintains plant equipment including pump control systems, alarm signals, chemical feed systems, and sludge centrifuge. Make adjustments in plant operations as needed due to seasonal changes, quality changes, maintenance schedules or special programs or circumstances. Do general landscaping in the summer and winter months and perform other duties as assigned. Works under supervision of the Chief Operator.

Weekends and holidays are necessary. Benefits include health insurance, personal time off, paid holidays and participation in the Vermont Municipal Employee Retirement System. Full Time. Must have a valid driver’s license. Applicants shall be able to read and write the English language and have a high school diploma or equivalent (GED). Must be capable of lifting and carrying 50 pounds. Must be able to obtain a grade 1 VT domestic pollution abatement facility operator license within 2 years of hiring. Starting pay $18/hour but additional pay compensatory with work experience.

To apply, send resume to Bartholomew Howes, Chief Operator, at Operations@nbfdwwt.com