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Published

August 2, 2018

Closing

September 28, 2018

Attached Files

Employment Application 8.2018
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Public Works Water Operator Job Description
application/pdf


Public Works/Water Operator

City of Athol

City of Athol P.O. Box 249, Athol, ID 83801 or by email to cityclerk@cityofathol.us, or in person to
Athol City Hall 30355 N 3rd St. Athol, ID 83801 Monday–Thursday 9 am - 4:30 pm and Fridays
8:30 am – 12:30 pm. You may call Athol City Hall at 208-683-2101 or Mayor Wachter at 208-683-
1133 with any questions.

Position Summary

The City of Athol Idaho is now seeking a Public Works / Water Operator to join their staff. The primary function of this employee is to provide administrative, management, and general labor duties of the Public Works Department, including water and treatment facilities, street construction and maintenance, building services, parks and ballfield, and cemetery maintenance. May assist with contract and grant administration, as well as department budgeting and capital improvement planning. The work is performed under the general direction of the Mayor and City Council, but considerable latitude is granted for independent judgment and initiative. The principal duties of this class are performed in an office and field environment.

A Water Operator Level 1 or higher license is required, or be obtained within 6 months of hire date. Two Years’ experience with operating heavy equipment (grader, loader, etc.) A CDL is not required but preferred. Wages will depend on experience. Medical, dental and vision insurance premiums are paid for by the employer. The City of Athol is an equal opportunity employer.  All applicants are considered on the basis of qualifications and ability without regards to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability. A background check and drug test may be requested prior to hiring. Medical, dental and vision benefits as well as, participation is the State PERSI Retirement system are included. A full job description may be found on the city website: www.cityofathol.us. Applications will be accepted through August 20th, 2018. Please complete the city application and submit it with a cover letter, and resume to: City of Athol PO Box 249 Athol, ID 83801 or by email to cityclerk@cityofathol.us, or in person to Athol City Hall 30355 N 3 rd St. Athol, ID 83801 Monday–Thursday 9am-4:30pm and Fridays 8:30am–12:30pm. You may call Athol City Hall at 208-683-2101 or Mayor Wachter at 208-683-1133 with any questions.