Details for Water and Sewer Operator


City of Pacific, Missouri

Position Posting
Water and Sewer Operator Public Works Department
The City of Pacific, Missouri, is seeking qualified candidates for a
position with the Pacific Public Works Department. This position will
work primarily with the city’s Water and Sewer Department but will also
be responsible for working with other Public Works divisions, including Streets and Parks and Recreation, and other duties as may be
The ideal candidate will have a background in municipal water and
sewer services and hold Water and Wastewater licenses issued by
the State of Missouri. The ideal candidate will also have experience
in construction, including road construction and utility work, and have
experience and proficiency in operating a wide variety of vehicles, light
and heavy equipment, and small machinery and hand tools. The ideal
candidate will have strong verbal and written communications skills,
and be able to work well with supervisors, fellow employees and the
general public. The candidate will have knowledge and understanding
of safe work practices and standards, and a strong commitment to
public service. Candidates must be able to work occasional evenings,
weekends and holidays, and be able to respond to the job site within
30 minutes if called in an emergency.
Minimum qualifications include a high school diploma, GED, or equivalent. The ability to work varying shifts, including early morning shifts,
is required. The selected candidate must possess a Class B CDL, or
have the ability to obtain one within six months of hire; must be able to
perform physical manual labor, including lifting and carrying 50 pounds
or more; must be able to work outdoors in occasional adverse weather
conditions; and perform other physical labor as may be required.
The starting pay range for this position is $12.00 to $16.00 per hour,
depending on experience and qualifications. The City of Pacific offers
an excellent benefits package, including health, dental and vision insurance, paid vacation and other leave benefits, and the Missouri LAGERS
defined benefit pension plan. The successful candidate must pass a
criminal background check, drug test and other pre-employment screenings as may be required, prior to employment with the City of Pacific.
Prospective applicants should send a completed application, including
resume and cover letter, to the City of Pacific, 300 Hoven Drive, Pacific,
MO 63069, attn: Steve Roth, City Administrator. Applications may be
sent by email to
This position is open until filled. The City of Pacific is an Equal Opportunity Employer.