Water Plant Operator



The State College Borough Water Authority is accepting applications for a Water Plant Operator. The Authority serves State College Borough and portions of five Centre Region municipalities. This position is part of the physical plant and requires a working knowledge of the principles, practices, and equipment of water plant operations including conventional and membrane filtration; GAC; UV and gaseous chlorine disinfection among other skills and abilities. The position will include: collection of water quality samples, operating and maintaining plant equipment, record keeping, and building and grounds maintenance, and other related tasks as required.  The position requires the ability to participate in rotating 24HR on-call schedule; and carry a pager to respond to emergency calls as necessary. The successful candidate should possess a PADEP water operators certification AE: 1,6,8,10,11,13 or ability to obtain within 18 months of hire and obtain a commercial driver’s license with Haz-Mat endorsement within 1 year of hire. 

In addition to meeting the minimum qualifications listed above, the position will be required to perform each of the established essential functions in order to perform this job successfully. A full job description is available upon request.  The Authority offers a competitive salary and full benefits package including health, dental, vision, life insurance, defined benefit pension, sick time and vacation time.  Candidate must possess a valid Pennsylvania Driver’s license.

Applications and resumes may be sent via mail to the office address or sent via email to jobs@scbwa.org.  Open until filled.

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