This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent, possession of an Illinois class B Water Supply Operator license, and a valid CDL with appropriate endorsements or acquires one within 6 months of hire.
Applicants must have a minimum of five (5) years of experience in water supply, public works and/or construction industry and one (1) year of supervisory experience. Knowledge of water supply, pumping, storage and distribution systems and associated maintenance and repair methods, procedures, and techniques and the operation and maintenance of all pertinent machinery, equipment, and tools. Will work under varying environmental conditions, including working in confined spaces and lifting up to 80 pounds is required.
Effective interpersonal and written communication skills are critical to build rapport with co-workers, contractors, management, outside agencies, and the public. Computer skills utilizing software and applications to include, Outlook, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, GIS, Arcview, and Web Extender.
Applicants must be willing to carry a communication device 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to receive communication and respond to after-hours emergencies.
This position has residency requirements, which must be met within 1 year. (See attached) If selected, successful completion of a background check, physical, functional capacity evaluation, and drug screen are required.
Apply on line at www.stcharlesil.gov/jobs by April 12, 2017. Complete the employment application, including salary history. Resumes should be attached in the on-line application. Any additional documents may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are unable to apply online, or for other assistance, please contact 630-377-4446.
The City of St. Charles is an Equal Opportunity Employer.