Employment Opportunity

Maintenance Worker – Wastewater Treatment Plant

Township of Spring, Berks County PA

This position assists in the operation of the wastewater treatment plant and is an excellent opportunity for an experienced maintenance person with a broad background in troubleshooting and repair of a variety of equipment including: pumps, motors, gauges, air compressors, and electrical equipment and components. The position will also assist with routine maintenance of the Wastewater Treatment facility, and may be assigned to assist in other Public Works functions including, but not limited to: snow/ice removal, grass mowing, trimming, and cleaning, painting and general repairs on an as needed/as assigned basis. Must be willing to work overtime and respond 24/7 for emergencies if necessary.

The Township offers an excellent and comprehensive benefits package with generous paid time off, pension plan, comprehensive medical, prescription, dental and vision insurance and a highly competitive salary.

Candidates MUST meet minimum requirements of: HS Diploma or GED and minimum age of 18. Ability to read, write, speak and understand English at a high school level. Must have relevant work history with demonstrated successful performance of a variety of maintenance troubleshooting, tasks, and repairs and a demonstrated stable work history with ability to provide two (2) positive professional references from past relevant employment. Valid PA driver’s license with acceptable driving record is required. CDL-B with air brank and tanker endorsement is preferred.   Successful candidate will be required to pass a background check including criminal history and child abuse clearances and a post-offer physical.

Completion of a DEP approved Wastewater Operator Certification Program and prior use of SCADA systems and Dystor are preferred. Prior experience working in with wastewater treatment plant is strongly preferred.

Please submit your completed application electronically to:  dreardon@springtwpberks.orgor mail completed application to: Danielle Reardon, Human Resources, Township of Spring – 2850 Windmill Road Sinking Spring, PA 19608. Before submitting your application, please review the selection process and the job description.

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