The NRV Regional Water Authority is seeking applicants to join its organization as a Water Treatment Plant Operator. Water Treatment Plant Operator assists in the daily operation of the Water Authority’s 12.4 MGD water treatment plant, water plant equipment, associated facilities, preventative maintenance and does related work as required. This is a full time position that works on a rotating shift which includes nights, weekends, and holidays. The position requires a high school graduate or possess a GED, previous experience in the operation of water treatment plant machinery or chemical process equipment, possession of a valid Virginia driver’s license, be able to wear an air pack (SCBA) and pass an annual safety physical. Water Treatment Plant Operator Class III, Class II, or Class I certification is preferred but not required. Salary commensurate based on experience and licensure.
Interested applicants can obtain an application at www.nrvwater.org or by calling Sharon Huff at 540-639-2575. The Authority will be accepting applications until 12 PM Wednesday, June 28, 2017. Applications can be mailed to: NRV Regional Water Authority, 3515 Peppers Ferry Road, Radford, VA 24141.
About this company
This is a 12.4 MGD conventional surface water treatment facility that produces drinking water for approximately 65,000 residents. The Authority wholesales drinking water to the local municipal entities and is responsible for treatment and transmission of the water.