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Public Works - Wastewater

Wastewater Plant Operator

The City of Faribault has an opening for a full-time Wastewater Plant Operator in the Public Works Department. Applicants must submit a letter of interest, resume and complete City application packet to be eligible for this position. Application packets are available at or at Faribault City Hall, 208 NW First Avenue, Faribault, MN 55021. Application and supporting materials must be received no later than Monday, April 7, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. (not postmarked)


Full Time


Monday, April 07, 2014

Position Functions

Position performs a variety of semi-skilled and skilled technical and maintenance work in the operation, maintenance and repair of wastewater treatment facilities and systems. See attached position description for a complete list of essential functions.


Minimum Qualifications: Graduation from high school or GED equivalent, and supplemented by two (2) years post-secondary college or technical training in biology, environmental science, chemistry, or a closely related field, and two (2) years of experience in a wastewater utility, or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Class B Driver’s License with CDL, Class D Certification as a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator or ability to obtain within 1 year and the ability to obtain a Class C license within 5 years. Must be able to obtain a Boilers License within the first year.

Physical Demands

See attached position description.

Work Environment

See attached position description.

Work Hours

Rotating Shifts/Days/Nights/Weekends/Holidays/On-Call

Pay Range

$21.32 - $23.63 per hour

Application (required)

Please see the Employment page for the primary job application.

Application Addendums (required)

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