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Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator

City of Monroe

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Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator, Class I, II, III or WWTP Apprentice

Posted: 11/16/2021

End Date: Posted Until Filled



The City of Monroe is now accepting applications for the position of Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator, Class I, II, III.  These positions are responsible for operating a wastewater treatment plant.

Qualified applicants must:


  • Have a high school diploma or general education degree (GED); Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/ internship or having had a similar position for one to two years.


  • This position requires the applicant to possess an appropriate state-certified license for water or wastewater treatment or distribution as appropriate.  Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver's license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.


To perform this position successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Must have knowledge of wastewater treatment and laboratory processes.
  • Must have knowledge of mathematics and basic biology and chemistry.
  • Must have knowledge of state wastewater treatment guidelines and procedures.
  • Must have knowledge of lift station operations.
  • Must have skill in operating such water pollution control equipment as centrifuges, spectrophotometers, vacuum pumps, and air compressors.
  • Must have skill in the maintenance and repair of lift stations.
  • Must have skill in operating laboratory equipment.


The City of Monroe offers a comprehensive benefit package.  Pay commensurate with experience and qualification. Applications may be obtained at City Hall, 215 N. Broad Street, Monroe, GA  30655 or printed from the city website at (under Government/Job Opportunities). Direct Deposit is a requirement. A full job description is available at City Hall.  A resume will not be accepted in lieu of a fully completed application, but may be attached.  Completed job applications must be returned to/received by City Hall at the above address or by mail to City of Monroe, attn.: HR, PO Box 1249, Monroe, GA, 30655.


The City of Monroe is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Certified Drug-Free Work Place.

Per Georgia Code 34-9-414 be advised that the City of Monroe does pre-employment, reasonable suspicion, post-accident, post rehabilitation, and routine fitness-for-duty (random) drug testing.

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