Job Openings

OPERATIONS SUPERINTENDENT

The Operations Superintendent will supervise the activities of a number of skilled and semiskilled workers in the oversight of WEB Water’s daily operations. 

You will be responsible for the hiring, training and performance evaluations of the operations staff.  Work with Management to develop a comprehensive preventative maintenance plan for the water system.  Schedule personnel to respond to emergencies on a 24/7 basis.  Plan and implement methods for improving the operating effectiveness and efficiency of the water system’s equipment and facilities.  Oversight of the SCADA system.  Ensuring that all operations are completed in a safe fashion, while helping to develop and enforce all safety policies.  Preparation and administration of the annual budget for operations.

Requirements:

High school diploma is required, bachelor degree is preferred.  Class III or higher Water Distribution certification or the ability to obtain in a reasonable amount of time.  Past experience in the construction, maintenance and operation of a water distribution system is very helpful.  Previous supervisory experience is required.

Applications may be submitted on our website www.webwater.org , via mail to PO Box 51 Aberdeen, SD 57402 Attn: Steve Harper or by calling 605-229-4749.  All applications should be received by January 30, 2015

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SYSTEM OPERATIONS SPECIALIST - SERVICE TECHNICIAN

Davison Rural Water is looking for a service technician to be located in the Davison RWS and Hanson RWS service area near Mitchell, SD.

Duties include: Maintain required records and reports. Operate and maintain the distribution facilities including assigned tower, booster pump station and or pipeline. Become proficient in the operation and use of the SCADA System, "smart phone" technology, computer technology including Microsoft Word and other equipment. Perform meter reading, repair and annual maintenance. Perform bill collections, discontinue member service or connect service to new members as required. Obtain membership application and easements as required, recommend line routing and inspection during and after construction. Look for evidence of system water leaks and repair the same. Respond to customer needs. Maintain and operate all equipment in a safe manner. As a member of the operations team, participate in an "on call duty" that will require serving on a rotating schedule to be on call outside normal duty hours so that the emergency needs of the members are met efficiently and promptly. Responsible for Maintenance and upkeep of assigned vehicle. Perform other duties as assigned.

Must possess basic math skills, mechanical and electrical aptitude abilities and skills. Must be able to work in close/small confinement conditions. Must be able to perform duties that may entail manual labor requiring continuous walking, bending, kneeling, lifting, climbing and carrying heavy and awkward items. Must possess good communications skills, both orally and in writing. Be self motivated and able to plan and organize his/her work as a member of the team with a minimum amount of direct supervision. Must be able to lift up to 100 pounds at times.

Must possess or agree to obtain a Class I Water Distribution License with in 18 months of hire.

As a condition of employment, applicant will be required to reside with in the Davison and Hanson Counties service area.

Successful applicants will be required to pass and initial drug screening test.

Employer will train the right applicant.

Pay will be determined by qualifications.

EOE

Apply online at:

https://seeker.sd.gov/SS_Seeker_JO_Details.aspx?job_order_id=1668464&src=0

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Madison, SD 57042
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Spearfish, SD 57783
Phone: 605-642-4031
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