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Since SCRWA stands on the “front lines” regarding the water and wastewater industry in South Carolina, we are the first to know what positions might be available throughout our state. Check this page often for new job opportunities within our industry.

If you would like to post a job, send the information to Amy () in a Word Document or in the body of the email; PDF documents can’t be usedJob postings will be removed after 60 days.

 

Maintenance Technician

Meansville Riley Road Water Company
(posted 8/9/18)

The Meansville Riley Road Water Company has two vacancies for a Maintenance Technician. Under the general supervision of the Operations Manager, performs work associated with the operation and maintenance of the water system including water main leak repair and new water meter installations.

Minimum Requirements:

♦ High School Diploma or GED
♦ Pre-employment drug test & physical
♦ Valid driver’s license
♦ Company accepted SLED background check
♦ 10-year driving record
♦ Willing to work during inclement weather and after hours

Hiring Pay Range: $14.10 – $20.30 (depending on qualifications and experience.

To Apply: Contact the office to obtain an Application for Employment. A resume and cover letter can be sent along with the completed Application for Employment to the address below.

Meansville Riley Road Water Co.
1779 Cross Keys Highway
Union, SC 29379
864-427-5832

 

 

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator

Chester County Wastewater Recovery
(posted 7/31/18)

Hours of Work:            8:00 – 5:00 (rotating weekend required)
Opening Date:               July 30, 2018
Closing Date:                 Until Filled
Hiring Pay Range:       $18.60 – $26.18 per hour (Dependent on Qualifications)

General Statement of Job DutiesUnder occasional supervision, operates the Chester Sewer District wastewater treatment plant, following applicable laws, regulations, policies, procedures and standards of quality and safety.  Maintains plant equipment and systems.  Performs related work as required. Reports to the Wastewater Treatment Plant Superintendent.

Minimum Training and ExperienceRequires high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by formal training, or specialized advanced training in wastewater treatment plant operations, plus two years of experience in plant operations, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.  Must possess Class “D” Biological Wastewater Treatment Operator Certification.  Must possess a valid state driver’s license.

Chester County Wastewater Recovery offers a competitive benefits package to include vacation/sick leave, holiday pay, State of South Carolina Insurance (health, prescription drug, dental, vision, life) and South Carolina Retirement System benefits.

Applicants may apply online at www.cmdcsd.com.

Chester County Wastewater Recovery is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 

Public Works & Utilities Water – Sewer Division

 City of Clinton
(posted 7/31/18)

Work hours: Full time – Monday-Friday;  7:30a – 3:30p (varies in summer); Subject to emergency recall.

Job Duties:

♦ Responsible for the day to day operations of the municipal water distribution and sewer (sanitary and storm) systems.
♦ Performs routine administrative and managerial duties such as managing, scheduling, guiding, leading, and directing the personnel and resources of the division.
♦ Performs all work in compliance with all federal, state, and other applicable agencies, policies, procedures, regulations, and standards of quality and safety.

Qualifications:

♦ MUST Possess and maintain a minimum of a Class B water distribution license issued by SCDHEC
♦ Possess and maintain a valid SC commercial driver’s license – Minimum Class B
♦ Degree in Civil Engineering, Chemistry, Biology, or related field (PE Registration a plus) with at least five years of progressive management experience.

Pay info:   $49,000 – $61,000 DOE/DOQ

How to apply: Fully completed applications are required. Resumes and cover letters may be submitted with a completed application, but not in lieu of the application.  Applications and more information are available at the M.S. Bailey Municipal Center at 211 North Broad Street in Clinton or online @ www.cityofclintonsc.com. Indicate position #4040. Mailing address PO Box 748, Clinton, SC  29325-0748  Attn: Robin Entrekin

Deadline: Open until filled

EOE Disclaimer: Employees of the City of Clinton and applicants for employment shall be afforded equal opportunity in all aspects of employment without regard to race, color, religion, political affiliation, national origin, disability, marital status, gender, or age.  

 

 

Water Reclamation Operator I – Job Posting # 20180005

Georgetown County Water & Sewer District
(posted 7/27/18)

 

General Purpose: Responsible for the operation and maintenance of the District water reclamation facilities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (The following essential duties and responsibilities are required at all Pay Grade Levels.)

♦ Operates water reclamation facilities, including belt press, to control flow and processing of wastewater, sludge, and effluent.
♦ Observes variations in operating conditions and interprets meter and gauge readings.
♦ Investigates customer wastewater issues.
♦ Collects samples and performs routine laboratory tests and analysis and completes required paperwork.
♦ Conducts sampling for fecal, enterococcus, BOD, TSS, and ammonia.
♦ Operates, calibrates, transports, and performs basic equipment maintenance.
♦ Operates, calibrates, transports, and performs laboratory and field instruments.
♦ Performs operational checks on treatment plants and records information on operating records and logs.
♦ Performs basic electrical functions including resetting and / or restarting equipment, testing and changing fuses.
♦ Delivers and replaces chlorine / sulfur dioxide cylinders at the various District water reclamation facilities.
♦ Processes computer work orders.
♦ Performs all duties in conformance to appropriate safety and security standards.

Other Duties and Responsibilities (The following Other Duties and Responsibilities are required of Water Reclamation Operators at all Pay Grade Levels)

♦ Performs general cleaning and painting
♦ Assists DHEC with sample collection
♦ Responds to after hours emergencies when needed
♦ Works all shifts and occasional overtime when necessary
♦ May perform portions of the work of higher classified positions, occasionally, as assigned.
♦ Performs related duties as assigned

Desired Education and Experience (Water Reclamation Operator Pay Grade 10)

♦ High school diploma or equivalent.
♦ SC  Class “B” Biological Wastewater Treatment license (Required)

♦ 3 years related work experience, or a combination of education and experience as required for South Carolina “B”  Biological Wastewater Treatment license
♦ Valid SC Driver’s License required.  SC CDL “A” with tanker endorsement desired. 

Salary Range: $19.72-$24.64/hour

To Apply: Apply online at www.gcwsd.com/employment

Position open until filled.

Georgetown County Water & Sewer District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, or disability.  

 

 

Associate Water Reclamation Technician – Job Posting # 20180005a

Georgetown County Water & Sewer District
(posted 7/27/18)

General PurposeResponsible for assisting with the operation and maintenance of the water reclamation facilities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (The following essential duties and responsibilities are required at all Pay Grade Levels.)

♦ Assists in the operation of water reclamation facilities, including belt press, to control flow and processing of wastewater, sludge, and effluent.
♦ Observes variations in operating conditions and interprets meter and gauge readings and informs water reclamation operator or supervisor of any abnormalities.
♦ Collects samples and performs routine laboratory tests and analysis and completes required paperwork.
♦ Operates, calibrates, transports, and performs basic equipment maintenance.
♦ Performs operational checks on treatment plants and records information on operating records and logs.
♦ Performs basic electrical functions including resetting and / or restarting equipment and changing fuses.
♦ Processes computer work orders.
♦ Performs all duties in conformance to appropriate safety and security standards.

Other Duties and Responsibilities (The following Other Duties and Responsibilities are required of Associate Water Reclamation Technician at all Pay Grades)

♦ Performs routine maintenance and custodial duties.
♦ Performs general cleaning and painting.
♦ Assists DHEC with sample collection.
♦ Responds to after-hours emergencies when needed.
♦ Works all shifts and occasional overtime when necessary.
♦ May perform portions of the work of higher classified positions, occasionally, as assigned.
♦ Serves on various employee or other committees, as assigned.
♦ Performs related duties as assigned

Desired Education and Experience (Associate Water Reclamation Technician Pay Grade 1)

♦ High school diploma or equivalent.
♦ 1 year related work experience, or a combination of education and experience as required for SC “D”
♦ Biological Wastewater Treatment license.
♦ SC “Class D”  Wastewater Collection license.
♦ Valid SC Driver’s License required.

Salary Range: $13.11-$15.08/hour

To Apply: Apply online at www.gcwsd.com/employment

Position open until filled.

Georgetown County Water & Sewer District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, or disability. 

 

 

Water Reclamation Operator Trainee – Job Posting # 20180005b

Georgetown County Water & Sewer District
(posted 7/27/18)

General PurposeResponsible for the operation and maintenance of the District water reclamation facilities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

♦ Assists with the operation of water reclamation facilities, including belt press, to control flow and processing of wastewater, sludge, and effluent.
♦ Observes variations in operating conditions and interprets instrumentation and gauge readings.
♦ Investigates customer wastewater issues.
♦ Collects samples and performs routine laboratory tests and analysis and completes required paperwork.
♦ Conducts sampling for fecal, enterococcus, BOD, TSS, and ammonia.

♦ Operates, calibrates, transports, and performs basic equipment maintenance.
♦ Operates, calibrates, transports, and performs laboratory and field instruments.
♦ Performs operational checks on water reclamation facilities and records information on operating records and logs.
♦ Performs basic electrical functions including resetting and / or restarting equipment, testing and changing fuses.
♦ Replaces and installs chlorine / sulfur dioxide cylinders and containers.
♦ Processes computer work orders.
♦ Performs all duties in conformance to appropriate safety and security standards.

Required Education

♦ Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Biology, Environmental, or related science field.
♦ Valid SC Driver’s License.
♦ Must be able to obtain a “Class B” Wastewater Treatment license within one year of date of hire.

Salary Range: $18.54/hour

To Apply: Apply online at www.gcwsd.com/employment

Position open until filled.

Georgetown County Water & Sewer District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, or disability.  

 

 

Water/Wastewater Operator

Saluda County Water & Sewer Authority
(posted 7/17/18)

Saluda County Water & Sewer Authority (SCWSA) will be accepting resumes for a Water/Wastewater Operator. SCWSA’s expectation is that the applicant has experience working with a public utility, in construction or equivalent. In addition, the applicant shall be certified as at least a “D” level (Water Distribution System Operator) in SC, or committed to obtaining a “D” level within one year. Additional Certifications as a Water Treatment Operator, a Wastewater Operator or a Backhoe Operator area plus. A valid drivers license is required. 

Send resumes to the following address:

General Manager
Saluda County Water & Sewer Authority
106 N. Jennings Street
Saluda, SC 29138

Application Deadline: Friday, August 3

No phone calls, please!

 

Public Works Director

City of Pickens
(posted 6/27/18) 

The Public Works Director performs supervisory, administrative, technical and professional work in planning, organizing, directing, and supervising the Public Works Department, including water distribution, sewer collection, streets, sanitation, sidewalks, storm water system and MS4 Program, traffic control, building maintenance, maintenance shop,  and other public works and related projects and programs.

The position is a full time, exempt position with full City benefits and pay DOQ.

The Job Application and Job Description is available online at www.cityofpickens.com/jobsApplications must be filled out completely and submitted via email to Resumes, reference letters, transcripts, or any other related documents may be emailed to  once a completed application has been submitted .

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

The City of Pickens is an equal opportunity employer. The City of Pickens does not discriminate in employment on account of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.

 

Revenue and Utility Billing Clerk

The City of Folly Beach
(posted 6/14/18)

The City of Folly Beach is accepting applications for the position of Revenue and Utility Billing Clerk.  This is a full-time non-exempt position.  The hours are 9:00am to 5:00pm Monday through Friday.  The position is responsible for all financial intake, utility billing, administrative support and all other duties as assigned.  Applicant should have the necessary education and experience to perform the duties of the position.  Experience with utility billing software is preferred.  The City of Folly Beach is a member of SC Public Employees Benefit Authority and offers state health insurance and state retirement benefits.  The City funds 100% of the employee’s health premium and a portion of the family coverage.   The starting pay rate is $14.50 ($30,160) – $16.50 ($34,320) depending on experience.

The on-line application may be completed by clicking hereInquires may be directed to Kathryn Battey ().   Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

 

 

Utility Operator Trainee

Town of Edisto Beach
(posted 6/14/18)

The Town of Edisto Beach is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Utility Operator Trainee.  This position performs semi-skilled and skilled work in the installation, repair and maintenance of water and sewer lines and related equipment.  Work is performed under the supervision of the Utility Operations Manager.  Individual must have a high school diploma or equivalent GED certification and must possess a valid South Carolina driver’s license.  Individual must obtain a Class D Water Distribution License within 2 years (24 months) of employment.  Entry level pay for this position is $28,426.00 (13.67 per hour).

Apply online or by emailing your resume to Bob Doub at .

 

 

Pump/Lift Station Technician

Town of Tega Cay
(posted 6/6/18)

Relocation is not provided and travel is not required. This is a Full-Time position, working 1st Shift. There are a number of Openings for this position.

Overview: Under general supervision, performs various tasks associated with the maintenance and repair of water collection and/or distribution system components, roadways and sidewalks. Performs related work as required. Reports to assigned supervisor. 

Job Skills/Requirements

♦ Performs various tasks associated with the installation, maintenance and/or repair of collection and/or distribution system components, roadways and sidewalks, etc.; will be assigned to specific duties according to city needs and/or employee knowledge and abilities.
♦ Performs the installation, maintenance, cleaning, repair and/or replacement of system components such as water mains and accessories, service lines, backflow devices, pipe, fire hydrants and hydrant extensions, new service taps, manholes, meter boxes, meters and appurtenances, air/vacuum valves, etc.
♦ Exercises valves within system to help ensure their proper operation; performs minor maintenance including valve box clean-out, changing out operating nuts, adjusting valve box/manhole grade, etc.

♦ Performs above-ground physicals on collection system rights-of-way and larger diameter water lines, verifying proper operation of air/vacuum valves, location of manholes, valve boxes, blow-off, etc., and does minor repairs as needed.
♦ Flushes and/or monitors hydrants as part of the flushing program or as a response to customer complaints. Makes minor repairs to hydrants, such as painting, replacing caps, etc.
♦ Cleans collection system lines as part of the preventive maintenance program and in response to stoppages, using combination truck or other approved methods. Installs infiltration and inflow monitoring equipment. Performs CCTV of collection system lines due to emergencies or as preventive
♦ Cleans collection system lines as part of the preventive maintenance program and in response to stoppages, using combination truck or other approved methods. Installs infiltration and inflow monitoring equipment. Performs CCTV of collection system lines due to emergencies or as preventive maintenance. 

♦ May perform the maintenance and repair of streets, sidewalks and curb sections, excavated areas, etc.
♦ Loads and unloads materials for transport to and from the shop and job sites; relocates traffic plates and other materials/equipment to and from the shop and job sites as required.

♦ Operates and maintains various types of equipment and tools, which may include a wacker tamp, service truck, tractors, trencher, asphalt roller, loader, jetting machine, cement mixer, air compressors, boring machine, pumps, jack hammer, tapping machine, pipe cutters, metal detector, pipe locator, pressure gauges, hammerhead moles, mighty moles, leak detectors, jet truck, meter cut-off tools, various cleaning apparatus, diagnostic tools, carpentry tools, plumbing tools, mechanic’s tools, various other hand and power tools, etc.
♦ Controls traffic at job site as needed.
♦ Performs backfilling, grading and excavation as necessary. Digs holes and trenches as needed.
♦ May locate water mains, service and utility lines, valves, etc., as required. Verifies existing utility conflicts by post holing.
♦ Observes collection/distribution system components for leaks, sanitary sewer overflows and other problems.
♦ May form, pour and finish concrete and apply asphalt as needed. May perform minor carpentry and painting work as needed. May read water meters. 
♦ Observes prescribed safety rules in the performance of activities and uses safety gear as required.
♦ Performs duties and responsibilities as necessary on an on-call basis after the normal shift has ended. Performs related duties as required. 

Education Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent

Certification Requirements: valid driver’s license

Additional Information/Benefits: Requires high school diploma or GED equivalent with practical and progressive training and experience in water system service repair or a closely related area, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must possess a valid driver’s license. CDL preferred 

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Pension/Retirement

Screening Requirements: Motor Vehicle, Drug Screen, Criminal Background Check, Physical Exam 

Apply online here.

 

 

Water Treatment Operator

Saluda County Water and Sewer Authority (SCWSA)
(posted 5/24/18)

AboutSCWSA to place greenfield WTP into operation in 2018.  SCWSA is seeking hire approximately 5 operators to staff the WTP located in eastern Saluda County off Highway 378. SCWSA’s WTP is adjacent to SCE&G Boat Ramp #4 and twenty minutes west of Lexington, SC.

QualificationsRequires a SCLLR Class “A” or “B” Water Treatment Operator License, valid driver’s license, and high school diploma or equivalent.  Water Distribution License preferred.

General DutiesOperators are responsible for the operation and maintenance of a 4 MGD water treatment facility that includes a raw water intake station, flash mix, pulsator clarifier, dual media filters, sludge thickening clarifier, EQ basin, clearwells, finished water pump station, operations center and laboratory.  Operators are also responsible for equipment and grounds maintenance.

Pay RangeDependent on qualifications and experience.

Work ScheduleOperators work 12-hour rotating shifts that include some weekends and holidays.

ResumesSCWSA will review resumes as they are received.  Please send resumes to: 

SCWSA is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer.

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