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Apprentice Water Treatment Plant Operator

Posted on: March 25, 2021
Apprentice Water Treatment Plant Operator
  • Full Time
  • Watertown, SD
  • Applications have closed

Website Watertown Municipal Utilities

Water Treatment Plant Operator

(Normal Shift:  Nights working 7 on/7 off with a combination of 8 and 12 hour shifts)

This full-time position is responsible for operating and maintaining water treatment equipment such as pumps, valves, injection systems and filters. Will also perform process control testing and chemical adjustments, maintain records, make production decisions on water treatment and dispatch personnel after hours.

Qualified applicants must be accurate, dependable, courteous, possess mechanical ability and hold a valid South Dakota driver’s license.

Salary range $22.34 – $24.57 per hour, depending on qualifications and experience.

Excellent benefits package, including SDRS pension, health, dental and vision insurance, life insurance, 457 plan, paid sick leave and vacation.

A completed application, resume, and cover letter are required. Job description and application form are available online at

Watertown Municipal Utilities
Attn: Human Resources
901 – 4th Avenue SW
Watertown, SD  57201

Deadline to apply is Monday, April 12, 2021