Sewer Utility Lead Operator – 955 – City Utilities
$17.589/hr promotional increase per ordinance applies to internal candidates
The City of Columbia’s City Utilities department is hiring for a Sewer Utility Lead Operator. This position will Perform lead work on an assigned shift, assuring the proper and effective operation of wastewater treatment facilities and satellite lift stations according to specifications of DNR permit and EPA parameters, and maintain all records and analysis of operation of the Wastewater Treatment Plant in accordance with federal, state, and local guidelines. Lead and participate in the operation of wastewater treatment facilities, constructed wetlands, airport wastewater treatment facility, and satellite lift stations. Lead and guide the work of assigned staff, maintain proper records and equipment. High school diploma or equivalent, minimum of three years progressively responsible experience in the operation or maintenance of wastewater treatment facilities. Possession of a valid Missouri “A” level wastewater operator’s certificate at time of hire is preferred. At a minimum, must possess a valid Missouri “D” level or greater wastewater operator’s certificate at time of hire with the ability to obtain a valid Missouri “A” level wastewater operator’s certificate within the first year of employment. Official city of Columbia application form must be completed at
by January 18, 2021.