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White River Operator

Springdale Water Utilities is now accepting applications for the position of White River Operator

Job Description

Working under the direction of the White River Supervisor, this individual is a crew member working in the water distribution and sanitary sewer collection systems owned, operated, and maintained by Springdale Water Utilities, hereinafter referred to as the Utility.  The White River Crew is charged with the primary responsibility of operating, maintaining and expanding that portion of the water system acquired from the White River Rural Association; however, it is expected to perform other duties in the Utility’s water distribution and sanitary sewer system as directed by the Distribution Manager.  Individuals employed in this position are responsible for making sure health and safety measures are executed.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities to Meet Job Requirements

  • Knowledgeable in the principles and operation of water distribution and wastewater collection systems
  • Demonstrate the ability to drive a dump truck with trailer, and operate heavy equipment and tools used in water distribution and sewer collection systems
  • Demonstrate the ability to work safely and efficiently.
  • Demonstrate ability to read and comprehend written instructions and documents such as safety rules and operating instructions, and write clearly
  • Demonstrate the ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with fellow crew members.  Work well with the public, supervisors, and co-workers.
  • Maintain a good attendance record
  • Ability to execute work directives in a timely manner to meet scheduling requirements and time restraints
  • Demonstrate the ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with fellow crew members.  Work well with the public and supervisors.


Education & Training

  • Minimum qualifications are a High School diploma or equivalent. Employee must obtain and maintain, within 6 months, a State of Arkansas Commercial Driver’s License commensurate with work duties and remain insurable by the carrier providing automotive insurance coverage to the Springdale Water and Sewer Commission.  Obtain, within three (3) years, a Class II Water Distribution Operator’s License issued by the Arkansas Department of Health.
  • Salary range is $ $18.78 –  $28.18 DOE


Interested individuals can submit an application to the Human Resources Department at PO Box 769, Springdale, AR 72764 or by e-mail to kpatulak@springdalewater.com.

This job posting will remain open until filled.

Springdale Water provides an exceptional benefit package and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.