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Sewer Collection Operator in Training (OIT)
Position: Collection System Operator in Training (OIT)

Reports to: Superintendent

The Midway Sewer District is currently seeking to fill a Collection System Operator position. The Collection System Operator assists the Senior Collection System Operator or may take the lead, as assigned, in all collection system and pump station maintenance and operations activities under the direction and supervision of the Superintendent and the Maintenance Supervisor. Collection System Operator must effectively perform the maintenance and operations program and procedures so as to maintain a high level of efficiency and to keep problems to a minimum. The ideal candidate will be motivated to learn the skills necessary, and to obtain the certifications needed, to advance to a higher responsibility position.

As a Midway employee, you will be part of a team that cares deeply about the environment and its responsibility as a steward to our waterways. The Midway Sewer District is dedicated to provide quality customer service and protect public health with cost effective, reliable, environmentally responsible wastewater collection and treatment.

The successful candidate should have a high school diploma and a Group OIT Certificate or higher from The Board of Certification for the State of Washington (Washington Wastewater Collection Personnel Association); or an equivalent Certificate from another state if recognized by the Board of Certification for the State of Washington. The above qualifications may be waived if the Manager, Superintendent and Operations Supervisor agree upon the applicant for on-the-job training. Must acquire and maintain first-aid card within one (1) year of employment. Must have or obtain a Commercial Drivers License (CDL). Must have a valid Washington State driver’s license. Must have or obtain Washington State Flagging Card. Must complete confined space training within one (1) year of employment. Must be physically able to do the work required.

Please refer to the job description (see website) for the appropriate education/job experience/requirements.

  • State of Washington Department of Retirement Systems PERS Plans • State of Washington Health Care Authority’s Medical, Dental, Vision benefit programs
  • Life Insurance • HRA VEBA • Paid Time Off
  • 12 Paid Holidays
  • Personal Protective Equipment
Please visit our website at www.midwaysewer.org for the position descriptions and application.

Midway Sewer District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals interested in applying for this position must submit a completed Cover Letter, Resume, and District Application to marc@midwaysewer.org . Incomplete application materials will not be accepted.
Position: Sewer Collection Operator in Training (OIT)
Organization: Midway Sewer District
Location: Kent,  WA 
United States
Salary: Monthly Salary Range (Operator in Training) $36.39 to $39.56 per hour or $6402.80 to $6962.83 monthly
Posting Start Date:
Date Posted: 2/8/2024
Status: This listing expires on: 3/24/2024
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Midway Sewer District
3030 S. 240th St.

Kent,  WA 98032
United States
(206) 824-4960
Marc Montieth