Water System Operator

$25.00 - $35.00 hourly
  • Northwest Water Systems
  • Kitsap, Pierce, Mason, Thurston, King counties are the core of where we work
  • Sep 27, 2021
Full-time, Part-time Facilities Management Other

Job Description

Northwest Water Systems is looking for an experienced water works operator interested in joining our team of hard-working, positive, and independent operators and water system managers.  NWS manages over 750 small drinking water systems.  The position will depend on the strengths, likes and interests of the individual, but can/will involve the following types of activities: mentoring newer operators, troubleshooting, coordinating special projects and special needs, working with some of the larger and/or more complicated water systems that we manage, interact with water system decision makers to guide/assist them in making good decisions for their water systems. 

The ideal candidate will hold a WDM2 or higher certification.

The common thing that most people at NWS have been said that they like best about our company is how much they enjoy everyone who works here.  We are a great team and a work family.  Having a positive attitude, enjoying work, and supporting each other are the most important characteristics for a perspective candidate. 

The position will be largely in the field visiting water systems with some office time.  The percentage of each would depend on the candidate, their strengths and interests.

We would prefer full-time, but if you are looking at a "retirement career", we would be interested in an experienced part-time candidate as well.

50% subsidized medical, 3% matching 401K, Flexible schedule, Company Vehicle

Please look at our website to see more about who we are and what we do.