WaterPro Career Center

Central Plains Water District

Central Plains Water District of Fessenden, North Dakota is looking for a full time operator.  Our system includes an iron/manganese treatment plant, reservoirs, and approximatley 1300 miles of distribution pipe.  Responsibilities will include the following: operation of water plant, assisting with the installation and repair of pipelines, repair of pumping and control equipment, overall maintenance and upkeep.  Collecting water samples and daily record keeping.  Also required will be office and computer skills.  Drug testing is mandatory.  If interested, please contact Central Plains Water District, PO Box 157 Fessenden, ND 58438, or 701-547-3751.


Walsh Rural Water District

Walsh Rural Water District has a job opening for a Maintenance Technician/Service Operator.  Duties include operation, maintenance and facilities upkeep of a Class II waster distribution system.  Minimum requirements are a current driver's license, high school graduate and must have or be willing/able to obtain a Class II Water Distribution Certification from the ND Department of Health.  Benefits include Health, Dental, Vision Insurance and retirement.  To apply send a resume along with references to Walsh Rural Water District, PO Box 309, Grafton, ND 58237.  You must list the PO Box as mail is not delivered to the physical address, or email: wrwater@invisimax.com.  Contact: Brian Reilly, 701-352-3915


City of Park River

Park River has a job opening for a Public Works/Water Treatment Plant Operator. Duties include operation and maintenance of City infrastructure and operation of a Class III water treatment plant.  Minimum requirements are a current driver's license, high school graduate and must have or willing/able to obtain a Class III Water Treatment and Class II Water Distribution Certification from the ND Department of Health.  Benefits include Health, Dental, Vision Insurance and NDPERS Retirement.  Job application and description are available at www.cityparkriver.com or at the City office 514 Briggs Ave S, Park River, ND 58270.  Send application with cover letter to City Auditor/Coordinator, City of Park River, PO Box C Park River, ND 58270


The City of Williston

The City of Williston has an opening for a Water Plant Operator.   Summary: Performs skilled and semi-skilled work in the moderately complex operation, monitoring, and minor servicing of equipment and chemical treatment analysis in a water treatment plant   .Qualifications: Knowledge of the proper methods of repairing, lubricating, and maintaining mechanical equipment. Some knowledge of the principles, practices, equipment, and methods used in water treatment and pumping operations. Some knowledge of the occupational hazards connected with water plant and related activities and of necessary safety precautions. Ability to maintain, repair, and adjust water pumps, chemical feed machines, and other water plant equipment. Ability to work according to a prescribed routine and to remain alert through long periods of time. Ability to take accurate readings, to keep routine records, and to make arithmetic computations. Skill in the use and care of hand and bench tools.   Education: High school or trade school graduate, preferable including courses in chemistry and related subjects.  Experience: Experience as a Water Plant Operator OR any equivalent combination of education and experience.   Annual Salary: $46,000 – 92,000.   Benefits include vacation and sick leave, paid holidays, retirement, health insurance, life insurance and flex plan.   The nature of this position requires the ability to respond to emergencies in a timely fashion. The position residency shall be such that when the employee is notified of an emergency, the safe and prudent driving time to the water treatment plant shall be within 22 minutes of notification.    To apply, please complete the employment application and submit along with your resume and cover letter to:

Josilyn Bean

City of Williston

PO Box 2437

Williston ND 58802-2437



City of Enderlin

The City of Enderlin has a full-time opening for a Public Works Employee. Should have advanced certifications for utility water treatment systems as determined by the public works director and be able to perform skilled and semi-skilled work in a variety of street-sewer-water and community service maintenance functions. This position comes with Full Benefits and wage-DOE. For application and a full job description contact the City Auditors office at 411 Railway St. or 701-437-3476.

Kingbrook Rural Water System, Arlington, SD

Kingbrook Rural Water System is headquartered in Arlington, SD, and seeks a General Manager to provide organizational leadership and oversee all operations and activities of the system! This individual will have full responsibility for the construction, operations, maintenance, administrative, and financial functions of the system. The General Manager will work closely with, and report to, the Board of Directors.  Kingbrook Rural Water System provides water to thousands of residents in eastern South Dakota, several municipalities, as well as customers in a number of counties, including Hamlin, Clark, Kingsbury, Brookings, Lake, Moody, Miner, Beadle, Sanborn and McCook.  Management Responsibilities Include:

Ensure the continual uninterrupted supply of water to customers

Seek ways to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of water system facilities and equipment

Maintain compliance with applicable state and federal regulations

Ensure efficient operations throughout the organization

Effective management of resources, staff and projects

Provide opportunities for staff development and performance management

Assure proper and timely response to service calls

Implement and enforce safe work programs and practices

In conjunction with Board and staff, establish and implement water rates and any subsequent adjustments

Kingbrook Rural Water System offers strongly competitive compensation (dependent on experience), and benefits. Benefits include: health, dental and life insurance, long-term disability, supplemental insurance, flex plan, 401(k), paid vacation and sick days, paid holidays and company vehicle.
To be considered, a bachelor’s degree in business, economics, engineering, or related field is desired. A minimum of five years of management experience, preferably in a service or utility industry, is preferred. Experience with financial management and budgeting is important, as are strong communications and organizational skills.  Kingbrook Rural Water System is an equal opportunity employer.  Contact: Dan Oakland, CEO/HR Consultant Alternative HRD doakland@alternativehrd.com. To Apply: https://jobs.ourcareerpages.com/jobapplication/433658?appsource=ccp