The City of West Chicago is a rapidly growing community located in the western suburbs of Chicago that is currently seeking a Water Treatment Plant Operator.
This position monitors daily operation of equipment & processes of 9.0 MGD lime softening Water Treatment Plant. The Plant operates as a 24/7 operation with three (3) shifts on four (4) or five (5) consecutive days. Required qualifications: High School diploma or equivalent, two (2) years of experience in a similar water treatment environment and/or equivalent training/education in an academic setting; Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) Class C Water Supply Operator’s Certification License is preferred or possession of a Class C Operator in Training Certification with the ability to obtain Class C Water Supply Operator license within six months of date of hire; a valid Illinois Class B CDL Driver’s License w/Tanker Endorsement without an Air Brakes Restriction preferred or ability to obtain within six months from date of hire.
Applications are required and available on the City of West Chicago website at www.westchicago.org. Applications should be returned to Sash Dumanovic, Human Resources Coordinator, City of West Chicago, 475 Main Street, West Chicago, IL 60185 or via email to SDumanovic@westchicago.org
Starting salary is $59,504. EOE.
Position open until filled.