MUNICIPAL SERVICES & OPERATIONS DEPARTMENT
PAY RANGE: $18.35 TO $26.23 PER HOUR DOQ
(STARTING SALARY AT ENTRY-LEVEL OF PAY RANGE)
Depending upon the area assigned, this position performs skilled, semi-skilled, technical and/or manual labor work involving equipment/electrical maintenance; process operations of water/wastewater treatment facilities and other utility facilities; and/or installation and repair of water/wastewater lines. Utility Operator activities may include use of computer technology; sampling and laboratory analysis; operation of heavy equipment and vehicles, plant equipment; and maintenance and repair of equipment, buildings, and grounds. This position may require rotating shift work and emergency response, depending on assignment.
High school diploma or GED equivalent required. Training in water/wastewater treatment operations (or equivalent knowledge of biology, chemistry or related field), mechanical systems, building trades, or equipment maintenance preferred. Although no experience is required, preferred candidate will have one to two years of responsible experience in one of the relevant training areas above as well as a basic knowledge of mathematic principles and computer-controlled systems. Must possess valid Kansas driver's license; may require Commercial Driver's License depending on assigned work group. The successful candidate must pass the City background check post-offer City physical and drug screen.
- Health/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance: Various dependent on coverage levels available;
- FREE Well Care Clinic through LMH;
- free/discounted gym memberships, other wellness benefits/perks
- Paid Time Off: 12 Vacation days, 12 Sick days accrued per year; 2 days Personal Leave, 9 Paid Holidays
- Retirement: Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
Application Review BEGINS December 30th, 2018; Open Until Filled
*The City of Lawrence is pleased to provide an online application process. If you do not have access to a home computer to submit an application, computer access is available at public libraries, the Lawrence Workforce Center or City Hall, Human Resources.
Human Resources Department
City of Lawrence, Kansas
2nd Floor 6 East 6th Street
PO Box 708
Lawrence, Kansas 66044
Toll Free: (800) 444-8321
Phone: (785) 832-3203
ax: (785) 832-3228
Employment Information Line: (785) 832-3333
City of Lawrence, Kansas Web Page: www.LawrenceKs.org
We consider applicants for all positions regardless of race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age, ancestry, sexual orientation or disability.
Location/Region: Lawrence, KS