Senior Wastewater Service Worker

County of Nevada
Full Time $55,230 - $67,424 Per year CA Nevada County Sanitation, 950 Maidu Ave, Nevada City, CA 95959, United States Apply before 5/16/2024 5:00


Interviews for selected candidates will be held on May 30th.

A Senior Wastewater Service Worker is an integral part of the wastewater collection system whose mission is to keep the community functioning by performing semi-skilled work associated with the maintenance, construction and repair of wastewater collection systems and their appurtenances! 

This working lead position is crafted for individuals who have graduated high school and have at least two years of experience comparable to Nevada County’s classification of Wastewater Service Worker II. It is also supplemented by two years' experience performing skilled trade work in the construction, maintenance and/or repair of wastewater lines, or collection systems, or underground pipeline systems. Possession of a Grade I or II certificate in collection system maintenance issued by the Water Pollution Control Association is a big plus! Possession of Hazmat/Confined Space Certification and/or a Commercial Driver's License is also desirable.

  • Under supervision, lead and perform skilled work associated with the maintenance, construction and repair of wastewater collection systems, lift stations, treatment facilities and their appurtenances
  • Inspect work in progress and upon completion for quality and conformance to instructions and specifications
  • Cuts and fits pipe, digs trenches, mixes grout and concrete, cuts pavement, and backfills and compacts trenches
  • Performs high pressure cleanings, smoke testing and TV inspection of sewer lines
  • Provides sewer line inspection services as needed

Why Nevada County? Our leadership values employee development and engagement, promotes open and transparent communication, sets us up to be a high-performing organization, and recognizes our contributions. Our leadership connects with the community, listens to them, and provides significant programming to keep us safe and healthy.

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