PeopleService provides contract water and wastewater operations to over 160 municipalities and industrial customers throughout Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, Missouri and Illinois. We currently have 175 employees who take extreme pride in the work they provide to our clients - we work together as a team!
PeopleService is continually recruiting for certified water/wastewater operators and is currently in need of a certified wastewater operator for our Virginia, MN location.
Virginia, MN is located on the Mesabi Range in Northern Minnesota, one of the sub-regions within Minnesota's Iron Range. Virginia is considered the commerce center of the Mesabi Range with shopping, industrical, educational, and medical facilities for the surrounding communities.
The ideal candidate would have:
Minnesota Class A wastewater certification or ability to obtain within 1 year
Minnesota water certification required
4-6 years' experience
strong mechanical aptitude to repair related equipment
excellent interpersonal, organizational, written and verbal communication skills
high attention to detail and quality in job tasks
ability to prioritize and execute multiple tasks to meet deadlines
self-driven, work ethic and able to work with minimal supervision to complete assigned work
problem solving and decision-making skills
able to operate a computer and related software
required to live within a 10-30 minute response time of Virginia
able to respond to after-hour emergencies, as well as be on-call for a one-week period every 4-5 weeks
possess a valid driver's license with clean record to operate company vehicle
Additional Salary Information: Company vehicle to/from work/home.
About PeopleService, Inc.
PeopleService is an employee-owned organization, responsible for the contract operations of municipal and industrial water and wastewater utility systems throughout Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, Illinois and Missouri. We have over 100 contracts and employ 130 employees who are very dedicated to ensure water produced is of a quality that is healthy to users and treated wastewater does not degrade the environment.