Civil Service Positions

Firefighter/Paramedic     • Water Filtration Plant Operator    • Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator


 

 CIVIL SERVICE EXAMINATION
FOR THE POSITION OF
FULL TIME FIREFIGHTER/PARAMEDIC 

To be held on:  
Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. 
LORAIN COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
SPITZER CONFERENCE CENTER
REASER GRAND ROOM SP101
1005 N ABBE ROAD
ELYRIA, OHIO 44035

 

APPLICATION [CLICK HERE]
MEMO TO APPLICATION [CLICK HERE]
JOB DESCRIPTION [CLICK HERE]
WAIVER [CLICK HERE]

The Civil Service Commission of the City of Avon Lake shall hold an examination for the purpose of creating an eligibility list for original appointment to the position of Firefighter/Paramedic in the Avon Lake Fire Department.

Beginning salary as of July 1, 2019 - $58,278.22 annually plus comprehensive benefits. 

APPLICATION PROCESS

Applications may be obtained on-line or in-person during business hours (8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) at the Avon Lake Municipal Building, 150 Avon Belden Road, 2nd Floor, Avon Lake, Ohio, beginning Monday, August 3, 2020.  All applications are due to the Civil Service Commission no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday, September 4, 2020.   Only complete applications with pertinent documents will qualify for the test process. 

Minimum qualifications are contained in the application package available at 150 Avon Belden Road, Avon Lake, Ohio or online. 

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 

 

 


 

AVON LAKE REGIONAL WATER
CIVIL SERVICE EXAMINATION
FOR POSITION OF
WATER FILTRATION PLANT OPERATOR

 To be held on:
Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at
6:00 p.m. at the
OLD FIREHOUSE COMMUNITY CENTER
100 AVON BELDEN ROAD
AVON LAKE, OHIO 44012

 

APPLICATION [CLICK HERE]
MEMO TO APPLICATION [CLICK HERE]
JOB DESCRIPTION [CLICK HERE]
WAIVER [CLICK HERE]

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, the operator will be responsible for plant operations and related work as required on alternating shifts. The current operations are twelve-hour shifts and is subject to return to eight-hour shifts based on the present-day conditions in the water filtration plant.

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.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE
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.

LICENSES
Must possess a Class I OEPA Water Plant Operator's License and a valid Ohio Driver’s License at the time of application and maintain same throughout employment.

WAGE RANGE – $23.18/hour - $37.44/hour plus comprehensive benefits

Applications may be obtained online or 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 17th. All applications are due no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday, October 2, 2020.

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.

 


 

AVON LAKE REGIONAL WATER
CIVIL SERVICE EXAMINATION
FOR POSITION OF
WASTE WATER TREATMENT PLANT OPERATOR

To be held on:
Thursday, October 8, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.
OLD FIREHOUSE COMMUNITY CENTER
100 AVON BELDEN ROAD
AVON LAKE, OHIO 44012

APPLICATION [CLICK HERE]
MEMO TO APPLICATION [CLICK HERE]
JOB DESCRIPTION [CLICK HERE]
WAIVER [CLICK HERE]

Avon Lake Regional Water is accepting applications to establish an eligibility list for the position of Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator. All vacancies will be filled from this list.

Under the supervision of the Waste Water Treatment Plant Manager and/or the Chief Utilities Executive, the operator will be responsible for plant operations and related work as required on alternating shifts. The current operations are twelve-hour shifts and is subject to return to eight-hour shifts based on the present-day conditions in the waste water treatment plant.

The selected individual must have a good working knowledge of the principles involved in treatment of waste plant operations and have the ability to make adjustments required for production of clarified waste. Must possess the ability to solve operational problems as they arise, make laboratory tests, adjust chemical feeds as required, make repairs to equipment, keep adequate records of plant operations and pumpage, act on customer complaints, and notification of emergencies. The selected individual must possess normal physical abilities required in hands-on operation of the above listed duties. The operator is responsible for selection and adjustments to plant operation during his/her shift. When working afternoon or night shifts, weekends, and holidays, the operator is in primary charge of plant operations.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
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.

LICENSES
Must possess a Class 1 OEPA Waste Water Operator’s license and a valid Ohio Driver’s License at the time of application and maintain the same throughout employment.

SALARY RANGE – $23.18/hour -$37.44/hour plus comprehensive benefits

Applications may be obtained online or in-person during normal business hours (8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) at Avon Lake Municipal Building, 150 Avon Belden Road, 2nd Floor, Avon Lake, Ohio beginning Monday, August 17th. All applications are due no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday, October 2, 2020.  

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 a cash or personal check payable to the City of Avon Lake.

THE CITY OF AVON LAKE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.