Wastewater Collection Utility Worker I/II/III

Full-time
City of Ventura
Until Filled
recruitment@cityofventura.ca.gov
8056547853

The City of Ventura is hiring! We are accepting applications for the position of Wastewater Collection Utility Worker I/II/III. There are currently two (2) vacancies that the City is looking to fill immediately.
The Wastewater Collection Utility Worker I/II/III works under general supervision and performs a variety of semi-skilled and skilled heavy manual work, alone or as a member of a crew, in the construction, maintenance and repair and related service activities for wastewater collection systems and sewer lines.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

Wastewater Collection Utility Worker I: This is the journey level class in the flexibly staffed Maintenance Worker (Wastewater assignment) series with advancement to this certified level after meeting the wastewater collection system experience requirements and passing the California Water Environmental Association (CWEA) exam for a Grade 1 Wastewater Collection System Maintenance certification.

Wastewater Collection Utility Worker II & III: These are the full journey level classes of the certified Wastewater Collection Utility Worker series in which incumbents work with greater independence performing the full range of skilled maintenance tasks and have authority to make operational decisions in the absence of the lead worker.

Positions are flexibly staffed with advancement to this certified level after passing the CWEA exam for the requisite Grade 2 or Grade 3 Wastewater Collection System Maintenance certification and demonstrated proficiency performing the full range of duties within this certified series.


Salary and Benefits

The City offers a total compensation package that includes both a generous salary plus excellent benefit! Salary: $24.02 - $33.24 Hourly DOQ.


Qualifications

Wastewater Collection Utility Worker I:
A combination of education, training, and experience equivalent to one year in the maintenance and repair of wastewater collection systems or related work, and possession of a CWEA Collection System Maintenance Grade 1 certificate.

Wastewater Collection Utility Worker II: A combination of education, training, and experience equivalent to two years in the maintenance and repair of wastewater collection systems or the performance of related work, and possession of a CWEA Collection System Maintenance Grade 2 certificate.

Wastewater Collection Utility Worker III: A combination of education, training, and experience equivalent to three years in the maintenance and repair of wastewater collection systems or the performance of related work, and possession of a CWEA Collection System Maintenance Grade 3 certificate.


License/Certificates:
Possession of a valid California Class C driver license is required. Within 6 months of employment, incumbent is required to obtain and thereafter maintain a valid California Class A driver's license with Standard Transmission and Air Brakes Restriction Tanker Endorsement.

Wastewater Collection Utility Worker I: Possession of Grade 1 CWEA Collection System Maintenance Certification required at time of appointment.

Wastewater Collection Utility Worker II: Possession of Grade 2 CWEA Collection System Maintenance Certification required at time of appointment.

Wastewater Collection Utility Worker III: Possession of Grade 3 CWEA Collection System Maintenance Certification required at time of appointment.


To Apply

This recruitment is open until filled. The first review of application is scheduled for Monday, October 26, 2020. For initial consideration, please submit your application and supplemental questionnaire by the first review date. Go to www.cityofventura.ca.gov/jobs and Apply! EEO/ADA

 

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