There is an opening for the position of WATER TREATMENT PLANT OPERATOR GRADE II in the Joint Water Treatment Plant. Starting salary is $44,428.80 with benefits. Candidates are subject to pre-employment physical and drug testing.
This is routine, but important work involving responsibility for the safe and efficient operation and maintenance of a water treatment plant. Supervision may be exercised over subordinate employees in the performance of their assigned duties. (APPLICANT MUST BE APPOINTED FROM THE CIVIL SERVICE LIST).
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from high school or possession of a N.Y.S. high school equivalency diploma and one (1) year of overall operation experience at a water treatment plant with facilities for filtration.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Eligibility for A Grade IIA certificate issued under the provision of the N.Y.S. Sanitary Code. Possession of the certificate at the time of appointment.
Deadline to apply: February 15, 2013
City of Poughkeepsie
62 Civic Center Plaza
Poughkeepsie, N.Y. 12601
The City of Poughkeepsie is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women, minorities and persons with disabilities to apply.