Please find below the Application for Employment and Job Description for the full-time Operator position at the District’s Wastewater Treatment Center, located at 5003 Walnut Avenue, Downers Grove, Illinois. Also available is a Summary of Benefits. The full-time position requires five days per week, eight hours each day. The position performs the daily operational tasks required to operate the Wastewater Treatment Center and reports directly to the Operations Supervisor.
The pay range for the position is $24.80/hour to $37.19/hour (placement within this range is based on qualifications).
Please note that District employees must reside within a 30-minute travel time from the District’s Wastewater Treatment Center located at 5003 Walnut Avenue, Downers Grove, Illinois, and must possess an Illinois Driver’s License in good standing. A successful candidate must comply with these requirements within six months of employment.
This position requires:
- A minimum of a Class 4 Wastewater Operator Certification from Illinois E.P.A. which must be obtained within two years of the date of employment;
- A minimum State of Illinois Class B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with Full Air Brakes (no restriction) and a Tank (N) endorsement which must be obtained within six months of the date of employment. The District provides the employee with access to a Commercial Motor Vehicle on District property for the sole purpose of practice and testing prior to testing to obtain such license.
To be considered for this position, you must submit the Application for Employment found below. You may also attach a resume. We will be reviewing the applications over the next month and will contact you if you are selected for an interview.
Thank you for your interest in employment with the District.
Operator Job Description
Benefits for Applicants
Application for Employment