Job Opening - Surface Water Plant Operator

The Otter Lake Water Commission operates a 3.5 MGD surface water treatment plant and a wholesale distribution system.  We are currently accepting applications for a surface water plant operator.  The successful candidate will have a high school education and current IL drivers license, Class A CDL with air brakes preferred.  Previous water system experience is preferred but not required.  The open position will require shift work and some weekends and holidays.

Rate of pay is determined by the operators ILEPA certification level, as follows:

Class A - $19.85

Class B - $17.75

Class C - $ 14.30

Class D - $12.95

No experience $11.50 - $12.25

Class A CDL with air brakes add $0.75 per hour to the above

Must be able to lift, push or pull up to 75 pounds, climb steps and ladders, work in inclement weather, be willing to work holidays and weekends as required.  Must pass a drug screening.  Able to take direction and provide feedback.

Benefits include health, dental, vision, and life insurance, IMRF retirement, paid holidays and vacation.

Application located below.  Applications may be mailed or dropped off at our office at: Otter Lake Water Commission, 6475 W Montgomery Road, PO Box 468, Virden IL 62690 or emailed to . Applications will be accepted until December 26, 2018.

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