The Village of West Liberty is accepting applications until September 15, 2023. Applications can be picked up at 201 N. Detroit St. West Liberty or contact Clerk’s office 937-465-2716 and can be emailed.
Operator - Water and Waste Water Department
This position requires a candidate that works well in a team environment and is dedicated to ensuring customers have continuous water and wastewater services through proper operation and maintenance of the water and wastewater systems, as well as, providing after hours emergency response. This individual reports to the Superintendent of the Water and Wastewater Department and is responsible for operating specialized equipment in the department.
The qualifications for this position include the following:
-High school diploma or equivalent
-Required for the candidate to possess, or be able to obtain, an Ohio EPA Water Supply Operator Class 1 within 24 months and an Ohio EPA Class 1 and 2 Wastewater within 4 years.
-Must possess a valid Ohio driver’s license with a clean driving record and maintain qualifications for driving on village business at all times; and be able to obtain a Class A CDL endorsement within 6 months of hire
-Ability to perform basic principles of water and wastewater maintenance; ability to learn computer functions and usage; ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, other departments and the public; ability to understand and carry out written and oral instructions; and ability to work overtime and weekends as necessary
On the job training and coursework will be provided to the selected candidate.
The pay ranges for this position is $21.20/hour to $25.50/hour depending upon experience and Ohio EPA licensing level. If additional necessary licenses are obtained after employment and a 6 months probationary period, then an additional $0.50 per hour raise will be given. The benefit package includes vacation, sick leave, health insurance, HSA, and a pension program through the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System