City of Tolleson
  • 12-Oct-2018 to 29-Oct-2018 (PST)
  • Tolleson, AZ, USA
  • $20.13 - $24.66
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

The City of Tolleson offers a total compensation package that includes vacation, holiday, personal and sick leave. Other benefit options include medical, dental, vision, standard life, pension, disability, deferred compensation, optional life and flex spending plans. The City pays 100% of employee benefits (medical, dental, vision and life insurance) and for an additional cost to the employee, family benefits are available.

Position Description 

The purpose of this position is to operate and maintain the wastewater treatment facility in accordance with all environmental regulatory laws, rules, and regulations. This is accomplished by performing plant operations under the guidance of a Senior Operator. Examples of duties include: Collects samples conducts lab tests; calculates and adjusts chemical dosages, make equipment/process adjustments, takes equipment readings; operates all equipment in both liquid and solids and solids streams, data entry; performs janitorial duties and other manual labor, including cleaning equipment, hosing, minor maintenance and prepping/painting. Recognizes equipment/process problems, follows procedures, to correct; provides suggestions for improvements and solutions to operational procedures/problems.


High School Diploma or equivalent GED, Valid Arizona Class D Driver License, ability to maintain respiratory program requirement for SCBA.  Possess a Valid Grade 1, Arizona Wastewater Operator Certification, or ability to obtain within one (1) year from date of hire.

Special Work Conditions

Mechanical, biological, chemicals, and respiratory hazards

Noise and vibration environments

Performing manual labor which includes seasonal extreme temperatures

May require working weekends, evenings, nights, Holidays, overtime and emergency call-outs

May require staying past the end of a scheduled shift or coming in early to cover a shift and may be require to stay past scheduled shift for emergency situation 

May require working alone as a solo operator on a shift

May require working in confined spaces

May require occasional heavy lifting

Requires the use of SCBA and other personal protective equipment (PPE)

Physical Demands

Positions in this class typically require: climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions.

Heavy Work: Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of forces constantly to move objects.

Incumbents may be subjected to moving mechanical parts, electrical currents, vibrations, fumes, odors, dusts, gases, poor ventilation, chemicals, oils, blood and other bodily fluids, extreme temperatures, inadequate lighting, work space restrictions, intense noises, travel, disruptive people, imminent danger, threatening environment.

Job Information

Closing Date: 10/29/2018             Hiring Salary: (B22) $20.13-$24.66 hourly D.O.E.

Full Salary Range: $41,867.57-$60,708.00

Additional Application Information

It is important that your application shows all relevant work experience and education. Work experience must be noted on the application. Applicants may be rejected if not fully complete. Your resume may not be substituted as an application.

Applicants may request a reasonable accommodation, if needed, by contacting Human Resources at 623-936-7111.

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