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Current Job Notices:

Grand Rapids Public Utilities Commission - Wastewater Treatment Facility Operator

City of Hutchinson - Wastewater Maintenance Operator.

City of Thief River Falls Water Systems Department - full-time Water Treatment Plant Operator

City of Holdingford - full-time, long term temporary City Maintenance position

City of Holdingford - part-time City Office Assistant.

PEOPLESERVICE - On-Call Wastewater Maintenance Tech – Garrison/Palisade, MN

City of Babbitt Public Utilities - Water/Wastewater Operator

Empire Township - Public Works Maintenance Worker

City of Silver Bay - Water and Wastewater Operator

Fosston Municipal Utilities - Water/Wastewater Operator

PEOPLESERVICE, INC. – Appleton, MN – Wastewater Operator

City of the Village of Minnetonka Beach - Public Works Superintendent

Wexco - Wastewater Operator - St. Louis Co. Minnesota

City of Benson: Water/Wastewater Class D Operator

Worley Marketing Group - Municipal Sales Position

Hawkins, Inc. - Business Development Manager

Progressive Consulting Engineers, Inc. - Professional Engineer 

The Grand Rapids Public Utilities Commission is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Wastewater Treatment Facility Operator. The GRPUC operates an activated sludge facility with both primary and secondary wastewater treatment facilities.
Qualified applicants must possess an Associates of Applied Science Degree in Water Resource Management, Pollution Control Technology, or a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, Environmental Sciences or closely related field. Additional qualifications apply.  Please visit our website at www.grpuc.org for a complete position description.
The Grand Rapids Public Utilities Commission provides electrical distribution, water and wastewater services to the greater Grand Rapids area.
Applications are available on the web site at www.grpuc.org or by contacting the Grand Rapids Public Utilities, 500 SE 4th Street, Grand Rapids, MN 55744, 218-326-7189, Monday-Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
Return completed applications, with required documentation as listed in qualifications, to Julie Kennedy, General Manager, Grand Rapids Public Utilities, 500 SE 4th Street, Grand Rapids, MN 55744.  Persons selected for an interview will be required to submit a cover letter, resume, and references.
No application forms will be accepted after October 6, 2017. Equal Opportunity Employer

Wastewater Maintenance Operator

City of Hutchinson seeks qualified applicants for the position of Wastewater Maintenance Operator.   Work includes plant/equipment maintenance and wastewater plant and lift station operations.  Specific duties include repair and preventive maintenance on plant equipment, maintaining plant instrumentation, reading blueprints, schematics and diagrams, metal work, equipment modifications and fabrication, completion and documentation of work orders, routine and emergency vehicle/equipment maintenance, and material hauling.  Plant operations include lift station inspections and maintenance, wastewater treatment unit inspections, assist with biosolids management and hauling, monitoring SCADA systems, lab work - sampling, testing, and recordkeeping, customer service, and service lines analysis.  Other duties include emergency response and City snow removal.  Requires HS diploma, technical training, and 2 years of experience.  Desire 3 years operations or maintenance experience in a water/wastewater treatment plant or similar industry or completion of post-secondary program in water/wastewater treatment operation and maintenance or related field, Class D Wastewater Certificate.  Class B CDL a plus and required if hired.  Starting pay rate:  $19.53 per hour.  Competitive benefit package.  Full job description and required application packet available at www.ci.hutchinson.mn.us, City Center, 111 Hassan ST SE, Hutchinson MN 55350; tel: 320.234.5608 or e-mail: snelson@ci.hutchinson.mn.usApply by Wednesday, September 20, 2017.  The City of Hutchinson is proud to be a “Veteran Friendly Employer” in partnership with MN Dept. of Employment & Economic Development.  -EOE-

The City of Thief River Falls Water Systems Department is seeking to employ a full-time Water Treatment Plant Operator.  Position is responsible for operation, production and water analysis of the Class A surface river water supplying the City’s water supply.
Applicant should have an interest in environmental sciences and chemistry relating to water production.   Must be able to lift 50 pounds.   Position is a shifted position and will be required to work some weekends, evenings, and holidays on a rotating schedule.  A MN Class D Water Operator Certification must be obtained within one year of hire. 
City application and additional information is available on our website at www.citytrf.net or call 218-681-2943.   City applications will be accepted no later than Noon on Friday October 6, 2017 at the Office of the City Administrator, 405 3rd Street East, PO Box 528, Thief River Falls MN 56701.

City Maintenance Worker - City of Holdingford
The City of Holdingford is seeking to fill a full-time, long term temporary City Maintenance position.
Responsibilities include; operation and maintenance of municipal water and wastewater systems, snow removal, street, city building and park maintenance, operation and maintenance of city vehicles and other related equipment, other duties assigned by City Council. Requirements include; high school diploma, valid CDL (Class ‘B’) Minnesota driver’s license, have or willing to obtain Class “D” Water Operator’s License, have or willing to obtain Class “B” Wastewater Operator’s License, have or willing to obtain Type IV Bio Solids License. Licensed applicants preferred. Requires physical labor, good public relations skills, flexible schedule and availability some evenings, early mornings and weekends.
Limited training hours to begin as soon as possible with full time work to begin tentatively in March 2018. Competitive starting hourly wage $18.57 - $20.72 DOQ.
Insurance and PERA benefits begin with full time status. Applications accepted until position is filled.

Application available at www.holdingfordmn.us, email clerk@holdingfordmn.us or call City Clerk’s Office, 320-746-2966.

Send resume and job application to: City of Holdingford, PO Box 69, Holdingford, MN 56340 or email as attachment to sandra.clerk@holdingfordmn.us
The City of Holdingford is an equal opportunity employer.

City Office Assistant - City of Holdingford 
The City of Holdingford is seeking a part-time City Office Assistant.

Responsibilities include; handling requests and complaints for services, issuing permits and licenses, maintaining and updating city website, utility billing, filing and document retention, providing administrative support for City Clerk-Treasurer and other duties as assigned. Position requires a high school diploma and experience or course work in office systems and automation. Working knowledge of utility billing programs, Microsoft programs, and website maintenance preferred. Applicant should be detail oriented, have good customer service skills, organizational skills, computer knowledge and a flexible schedule.

-4 days/20 hours per week
-PERA benefits
-Hourly wage starting at $12.55 DOQ
Full job description and application available at www.holdingfordmn.us , email clerk@holdingfordmn.us  or call City Clerk’s Office, 320-746-2966.

Application deadline: September 28, 2017 - Please send resume and job application electronically to sandra.clerk@holdingfordmn.us  
The City of Holdingford is an equal opportunity employer.

PEOPLESERVICE - On-Call Wastewater Maintenance Tech – Garrison/Palisade, MN

Accepting applications for on on-call maintenance tech who is able to work on-call every other week, respond to after-hour emergency callouts and assist the full-time employee during absences.  While on-call will be paid 3 hours on-call and guaranteed 1 hour callout pay.  Must possess a valid driver’s license with clean record and live within a 30-minute response time Garrison/Palisade.  Strong mechanical skills to repair related wastewater equipment required. Apply on-line at www.peopleservice.com or call toll-free 1-877-774-4311 Ext. 3. Position will be opened until filled. EOE

The City of Babbitt Public Utilities is accepting applications for a full-time Water/Wastewater Operator. 

Minimum Requirements: Hold or be able to obtain within one year the following:  1) MN Class C Wastewater certificate; 2) MN Class D Water Certificate; and 3) MN Class B Commercial Driver’s License.

Preferred Requirements: Hold or be able to obtain within one year the following:  1) MN Class B Wastewater certificate; 2) MN Class C Water Certificate; 3) MN Type IV Biosolids; and 4) MN Class B Commercial Driver’s License.

Duties:  Operation and maintenance of Class C Water and Class B Wastewater Treatment Plants, Biosolids Disposal Facility, Distribution and Collection Systems.
Excellent wage and benefit package.

Job description and application available at www.babbitt-mn.com (Employment Opportunities) or by request: Babbitt Public Utilities, 71 South Drive, Babbitt, MN, 55706, 218-827-2188.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Public Works Maintenance Worker
Empire Township is accepting resumes for a full time Public Works Maintenance Worker that has the ability:
*  To be a safety oriented team employee,
*  To be self-motivated with the ability to work alone
*  To be on call 24-7 as needed  to work weekends as scheduled
*  To lift and carry up to 75 lbs. as needed
*  To operate computers and I-pads for maintenance documentation
*  This person must work well with other employees and be professionally respectful to the public.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
This person must be able to:
*  operate equipment such as mower, skid-steer, grader, trucks etc.
*  to assist with plowing snow, mowing etc.
*  park, street, and building maintenance
*  perform water/wastewater maintenance work.
Qualifications: Class B MN Commercial Driver’s License. Experience operating street and snow plow equipment.
Desired qualifications and will be on probation until obtained:
* Class D water license
* Class SD sewer license.
Mail resume to: Empire Township 3385 197th Street W. Farmington, MN 55024. Email to: maintenance@township.empire.mn.us

The City of Silver Bay is accepting applications for the position of Water and Wastewater Operator within the City Public Utilities Department.  Desired minimum qualifications include possessing a valid Class B driver’s license with tanker endorsement and a valid minimum Class D certification for water and wastewater.  This is a full-time union position with competitive wages and benefits. Applications and a full job description are available upon request at City Hall, 7 Davis Drive, Silver Bay, MN 55614 or at www.silverbay.com.  Required City application with original signature must be returned to the City Administrator by 4:00pm on Tuesday, September 26, 2017.  Resumes and cover letters are considered a supplement to the required City application.  EEOE/AA

WATER/WASTEWATER OPERATOR:  Fosston Municipal Utilities, is accepting applications for a full time Water/Wastewater Operator.  Responsibilities include routine to skilled tasks with Water and Wastewater operations to ensure the safety and reliability Utilities for the community.  Responsibilities include maintenance work on Water and Wastewater systems.  Also repairs water and sewer mains and hydrants, jetting sanitary sewers and maintenance of lift stations and force mains. This position assists in operating Water Plant, Industrial Pretreatment Facility, and Wastewater Treatment Plant and Ponds.  Minimum qualifications include graduation from high school or GED and a minimum two years experience in water/wastewater field or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Technical college training is desired.  Special Requirements include a valid Minnesota Class B Driver’s License and CDL or the ability to obtain one, a MPCA Class C Wastewater License or the ability to acquire within one year of date of hire, Minnesota Department of Health Class C Water License or ability to acquire within one year from date of hire and a Type 40 Wastewater Disposal Facility License or ability to acquire within one year from date of hire.  Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications, including an excellent benefits package. Applicants should submit a completed application, resume, and three references to: Dave Larson, Fosston Municipal Utilities, 220 East First Street, Fosston, MN  56542.  Application information can be obtained by calling 218-435-1737, contacting Fosston Municipal Utilities in person or via e-mail at dave.larson@fosston.com.   An application for employment can also be downloaded from the City of Fosston website at www.fosston.com. Position will remain open until filled.   The City of Fosston is an Equal Opportunity Employer

PEOPLESERVICE, INC. – Appleton, MN – Wastewater Operator
Are you a Class A wastewater operator? Do you possess a B but eligible to test for your A certification?  If you have answered yes to one of these, you are eligible for a $2,000 sign-on bonus!  For more information about this position and to apply go to www.peopleservice.com or call toll-free 1-877-774-4311 X3. Position will remain open until filled.

Public Works Superintendent – Minnetonka Beach

The City of the Village of Minnetonka Beach (pop. 531) is seeking Public Works Superintendent who would be responsible for planning, organizing, directing, and coordinating the construction, operation and maintenance of Streets, Parks, Water, Sanitary Sewer, Stormwater, including operation of wells, pumps, filters, aerators, chemical treatment operations, water quality testing, lift stations, and related operations.  Must have Class C Water Operator’s Certificate, Class S-D Wastewater Operator’s Certificate, and Class B Commercial Driver’s License. Starting salary based on qualifications and experience. Applications and full job description available at www.ci.minnetonka-beach.mn.us, click on Employment Opportunities, or by contacting City Hall at 952-471-8878.

Wexco – Wastewater operator – St Louis Co Minnesota 
Description:  Part time position available, generate extra income after your day job!! Great compensation rate depending on experience and license.  Vehicle expenses paid, etc..  Please Contact - Brian 218-428-0391

Municipal Sales Consultant
Sales position available for a Twin Cities, Manufacturer's Representative firm that is established within the Water / Waste water markets of the 5 State area. Position is for Municipal sales in Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota. Sales focus will be in the product area of Process Valves, Pipe and Fittings, along with day to day Municipal Maintenance products. If interested, please send contact information and resume to sales@worleymg.com
Refer to: www.worleymarketinggroup.com

Business Development Manager - Hawkins, Inc. - Full Job Posting Here
ABOUT HAWKINS! Hawkins, Inc. is a formulator, manufacturer, blender, distributor, and sales agent for thousands of industrial chemicals and reagent grade laboratory chemicals sold to municipalities and businesses throughout the Central United States. Thousands of organizations across a variety of industries have depended on Hawkins for the chemical products they need since 1938.  APPLY HERE:   https://chc.tbe.taleo.net/chc05/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=HAWKINSCHEMICAL&cws=1&rid=554 
WORK FOR THE BEST! Hawkins offers a competitive compensation and benefit package and is an award-winning employer and organization!    Learn more about us at   www.hawkinsinc.com . (NASDAQ: HWKN) Hawkins, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, gender, disability or protected veteran status. Hawkins, Inc. is a Drug Free Workplace Employer. Interested and Qualified? Apply now as a first step! Need help applying?  In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendment Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with Hawkins, Inc., please call 1-800-328-5460 or email   careers@hawkinsinc.com

Category: Professional Engineer, Minimum Experience 6 Years. Required Education BS Civil Engineering

Job Description: Progressive Consulting Engineers, Inc., a multi-disciplinary engineering firm, has an immediate need for TWO Registered Engineers to join our Brooklyn Center Office. The ideal candidate will have two or more years of experience in drinking water, wastewater and storm water report writing and system design.

Duties include: Performing studies for drinking water, wastewater and storm water systems • Comprehensive plans • Feasibility studies • Distribution system modeling • Water, sewer, and storm water rate studies • Pilot studies • Water treatment plant evaluations • Other studies as needed

Performing Design of drinking water, wastewater and storm water systems • Iron and manganese removal • Softening • Pump stations • Piping • Towers/reservoirs • Other water treatment removal processes • Lift stations • Interceptors • Collection systems • Holding ponds • Other civil design as needed

Marketing of PCE’s services to clients and potential clients

Qualifications • BS or MS in Civil Engineering • Two or more years of experience in engineering studies and design experience in drinking water. • Experience in wastewater & stormwater studies and design desired. • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Civil 3D, CAD, PowerPoint, and Excel. • Knowledge of water distribution system modeling is desired

Send resumes and cover letters to: pce@pce.com  or 6120 Earle Brown Drive, Suite 629; Brooklyn Center, MN 55430 Contact name: Naeem Qureshi.  Job description also posted on our website – www.pce.com . Position open until filled. 

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