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Open until Feb. 23, 2018

Texarkana Water Utilities is accepting applications for the position of Chief Plant Operator. This is skilled and supervisory work participating in the operation of a surface water treatment plant.

Work involves responsibility for the safe and efficient operation of a surface water treatment plant, within the city’s system on an assigned shift. Work requires technical knowledge and the use of considerable independent judgment in operating the various types of equipment involved in the treatment of water. Work is subject to general policy direction by superior, and subject to review by inspection, and analysis of operating reports. An employee in this class supervises skilled operators, semi-skilled, and unskilled workers. Position requires responding to emergency call outs along with other supervisory personnel.

Requirements: Graduation from standard high school, GED or vocational school. Considerable experience in the operation and maintenance of a water treatment plant, including some experience in a supervisory capacity. Possession of an Arkansas T3 Certificate with the ability to obtain a T4 Certificate within a reasonable period of time. Possession of an Arkansas Class 2 Waster Water license or the ability to obtain one in a reasonable amount of time. Valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Salary Range: $40,815.00 to $51,831.00 annually.

Applications may be requested from: Greater Texarkana Workforce Center
1702 St. Michael Drive
Texarkana, TX 75501

Applications will also be accepted in the Personnel Office, 801 Wood Street, and on our website until 5:00 p.m. Friday, February 23rd 2018.


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