Water Distribution Operator - Utility 2

Rivergrove Water District   Lake Oswego, OR   Full-time
Posted on September 21, 2020
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Water Distribution Operator – Utility 2

Open until filled


POSITIONWorking under the direct supervision of the General Manager and under the general supervision of the Senior Operator, individuals in this classification:

  • Assist the Senior Operator with field work, AMR installations, and distribution projects
  • Perform direct customer service
  • Share on-call duties with other Water Operators
  • Coordinate management and/or inspections for District and developer construction projects

SALARY RANGE: $20.00 to 26.00 PER HOUR DOE: The final salary will be negotiated after selection and will depend upon qualifications and experience.

TO QUALIFYMust have a high school diploma and a valid Oregon driver’s license.  Preference will be given to the candidates with an Associate Degree in Water Technology, WD 1 or 2 and/or WT 1 certifications, and/or 3 years of experience in similar positions or an equivalent combination of training and experience.  Preference will be given for experience working in municipal or Government agencies.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTSMust be able to skillfully communicate via public speaking and written documents, emails, and letters. Must be able to operate Microsoft standard business software, and learn to operate CUSI utility billing system.


  • 12 paid holidays
  • 2 weeks’ vacation on anniversary of hire in 0-3 years of employment
  • 8 hours a month sick leave
  • Full medical, dental, vision for employee and family. Medical starts after 60 days of hire
  • Pension – District contributes 12% of gross pay to a deferred compensation retirement plan. Pension starts after 6 months.

TO APPLYApplications may be picked up at the Rivergrove Water District Office location at 17661 Pilkington Rd.  Lake Oswego, Oregon.  You may also send an email request for an application to jcasey@rivergrovewater.com.  Resumes must be attached to the completed application but will not be accepted in lieu of a completed job application.  Completed applications can be returned by email to jcasey@rivergrovewater.com.

Rivergrove Water District

Lake Oswego, OR