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Senior Maintenance Worker - Iowa City, IA (ID: 320674)

Title Senior Maintenance Worker
Type Water and Wastewater
Date Posted 2019-01-11
City / Organization Iowa City, IA

Accepting applications for:

Senior Maintenance Worker – Wastewater Plant

Wastewater Division Public Works Department

Application deadline: Thursday, January 31, 2019

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One permanent full time position available Full salary range: $58,177.60 ‐ $73,840.00 Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:00am3:30pm


Job summary:

Under direction, serves as a group leader in maintaining and repairing pumps, motors, valves, gauges and general equipment in wastewater treatment processes. Coordinates information between lab, operations and sewer collections.

Minimum qualifications:

Associate’s degree or equivalent from an educational institution accredited by a DOE recognized accreditation body required plus three years of experience in wastewater including two years in a supervisory capacity required. Or equivalent combination of education and experience. Iowa DNR Grade II Wastewater Operator's license required. Iowa DNR Grade III Wastewater Operator's license required within 2 years of appointment. Must live within 17 miles of the corporate limits of Iowa City, Iowa within one year of appointment to the position. Valid Iowa Class B commercial driver’s license with air brake and tank endorsement with satisfactory driving record required. Valid Iowa Class A commercial driver’s license required within 6 months of hire. This position is subject to federal drug testing requirements. A preemployment drug screen is required. Must be 18 years of age per Iowa Code 92.8. Must pass criminal background check.

Preferred qualifications:

Supervisory experience in wastewater plant maintenance preferred. Iowa DNR Grade IV Wastewater Certification preferred.

More information:

A full job description including a listing of essential duties and responsibilities and necessary knowledge, skills and abilities is available at under Job Descriptions.

It is the policy of the City of Iowa City to afford equal employment opportunities for all employees and potential City employees.


Job Post Expiration Date   January 31, 2019

    All jobs posted are considered open until filled and may close at anytime except as stated in the Job Description. .