Public Works Lead Wastewater Operator

City of Globe | Globe, AZ

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Posted Date 6/17/2020

The City of Globe is accepting applications for a LEAD WASTEWATER OPERATOR to assist in the operations at the Pinal Creek Wastewater Treatment Facility. This NON-EXEMPT (eligible for overtime) position performs a variety of skilled, technical, construction, repair, maintenance, and replacement of municipal wastewater collection and treatment systems.




  • HS Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Knowledge of maintenance of wastewater collection systems, treatment plants, and lift stations to control wastewater flow and processing of wastewater, sludge, and effluent in order to meet local, state, or federal regulations is a plus.
  • Ability to understand and apply federal (EPA, NPDES) and State (ADEQ, APP, AZDPES) regulations, guidelines and compliance requirements applicable to all components of a wastewater system operated in Arizona; along with ability to prepare and submit acceptable quality-control related tests, logs, other related documents and formal reports to ensure full compliance on the City's behalf.
  • Knowledge of basic computer skills
  • Must be able to pass drug screen, physical exam and background check
  • Ability to satisfactorily complete a probationary period of one year.  A six (6) month Probationary Evaluation will be completed to evaluate job performance.  The probationary period will continue for the balance of a full year with another evaluation at the one-year point. 
  • Willingness to perform other duties as assigned
  • Ability to effectively provide the requested information, orally and in written form, to the federal and state agencies, City officials, and all other parties interested in or involved with the operations of the City's Water or Wastewater System, through a harmonious working relationship with the above parties.




  • Valid AZ driver’s license. A CDL Class B with tanker endorsement or ability to obtain one.
  • ADEQ certification as a Grade III (minimum) Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator or ability to obtain within 12 months is required. Additional ADEQ Certifications are a plus


WAGES RANGE: $15.00 hr. - $21.00 hr.  (DOE)


Applications are available at City Hall, 150 N. Pine Street in Globe, AZ Monday thru Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or on the City’s web site at  Applications with any additional related information must be submitted by Friday, July 3, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. for first review. This position will remain open until filled. Apply in person at City Hall or by fax at (928) 425-4820. Contact Human Resources at 928-425-7146 ext. 16 or ext. 22 with any questions.  Please respond to Job 20-08. EEO / H / V / A/A

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