City of Avon Lake, Ohio
Civil Service Exam
For the Position of
Water Filtration Plant Operator - Avon Lake Regional Water
To be held on: September 19, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.
Avon Lake High School
175 Avon Belden Road
Avon Lake, OH 44012
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Avon Lake Regional Water is accepting applications to establish an eligibility list for the position of Water Filtration Plant Operator. All vacancies will be filled from this list.
Under supervision of the Water Filtration Plant Manager and/or the Chief Utilities Executive; operates an alternating eight hour shift in a water treatment plant; does related work as required.
The selected individual shall operate and control water plant facilities such as: filtration and pumping of water; making and interpreting periodic chemical tests; making adjustments in filtration rates; checking and selecting pumps to operate; making adjustments in chemical feed rates; and, maintenance of plant and equipment. In general, the operator shall perform all the necessary functions in the production of potable water. The selected individual must possess normal physical abilities required in hands-on operation of the above-listed job duties; be alert to ever changing problems of water purification; and, possess a good working knowledge of operational practices and maintenance problems and have the ability to keep accurate and complete records. The Water Filtration Plant Operator reports to the Manager of the Water Filtration Plant.
The selected applicant must possess a High School Diploma or GED, plus one (1) year formal training as an Operator-in-Training or equivalent.
Must possess the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
Must possess a Class I OEPA Water Plant Operator's License at the time of application and maintain same throughout employment.
WAGE RANGE – $23.18/hour - $37.44/hour
Applications may be obtained in person from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Avon Lake Municipal Building, 150 Avon Belden Road, 2nd Floor, Avon Lake, Ohio beginning Monday, August 12, 2019. All applications are due to the Commission no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday, September 6, 2019.
A twenty-five dollar ($25.00) non-refundable filing fee is required when the application is returned. Said fee shall be in the form of cash or personal check payable to the City of Avon Lake.
THE CITY OF AVON LAKE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.