Job Opportunity Water Operator Trainee

The Willow Creek Community Services District is seeking a qualified individual to become a Water Operator Trainee. This is a full time, Monday-Friday position.

The Water Operator Trainee will work in both the District’s Water and Recreation Departments. The trainee will report directly to the General Manager. Job duties will include, but are not limited to working at the water treatment plant, reading meters, working on leak repair projects, assisting in park maintenance such as mowing lawns, raking leaves, and including bathroom cleaning and maintenance.

Education:  High School Diploma or GED

Drivers License:  A California Class C driver’s license is required. The District may ask for a copy of your driving record.

Physical Requirements:  Must be able to work sitting, standing, walking, lifting, pushing, pulling and carry items (regularly up to 25 lbs., frequently up to 50 lbs., and infrequently up to 100 lbs.) Ability to climb stairs and ladders, kneel, stoop, bend, and squat. Must have use of hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls. Ability to drive a vehicle and have close and distance vision (glasses ok).

Benefits:  The Willow Creek CSD provides medical, dental and vision insurance to all full time employees and their dependents. CalPERS retirement is also provided, with a 6.5% employee contribution. The District has 12 paid holidays. Upon hire, you will receive 1 sick day per month. After one year of employment, you will receive 1 week of vacation.

Pay:  The Water Operator Trainee will be hired at a starting pay of $15.00 per hour. After successful passing the State of California Water Treatment Operator T2 and Water Distribution Operator D2 exams, pay will be increased to $16.00 per hour. Pay will be re-assessed every two years.

Anticipated Start Date:  The job is anticipated to start near the end of January 2018.

Application:  Please stop in or call the District office for an application. The completed application, resume and two letters of recommendation are required. All completed and qualified applications will be considered for an interview.

Deadline: Application packet due no later than, Thursday January 4, 2018 at 4:00 P.M. at WCCSD Office. PO Box 8, Willow Creek, CA 95573 – Attn: Susan O’Gorman, General Manager.

Questions:  Please contact the District office at 530-629-2136.