Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

As of Tuesday, February 9th, 2016
Summary

This is skilled and physical work involving operation and maintenance of the water distribution system and the operation of motorized equipment. This position must demonstrate mechanical capabilities and ability to handle customer-related issues. The work is performed under general supervision and requires ability to perform independent actions.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior line locating experience; ability to read maps; computer knowledge; ability to work outside in all weather conditions and walk for long periods at a time

Required Qualifications

Graduation from high school or GED and some mechanical work experience; or any equivalent combination of education and experience; CDL class E

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Todd Koch, Customer Service Supervisor

2007 Southern Expressway, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

573-339-6763

Summary

This is manual work involving the maintenance and repair relating to water and/or wastewater facilities and equipment, streets, parks, and other public works functions. The work is performed under direct supervision of a supervisor, foreman or local manager.

Required Qualifications

Graduation from high school or GED and one year experience in public works and/or construction or an equivalent combination of education and experience

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Bo Stinnett, Public Works Manager

6 Jefferson Drive, Bowling Green, MO 63334

573-324-2660

Summary

This is manual work involving the maintenance and repair relating to water and/or wastewater facilities and equipment. The work is performed under direct supervision of a supervisor or lead position.

Preferred Qualifications

Class A CDL with air brake endorsement

Required Qualifications

Valid driver license; graduation from high school or GED and one year experience in construction or equivalent combination of education and experience

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Mike Huddleston, Water Supervisor

100 Water Drive, O'Fallon, MO 63368

696-561-3737 ext 137

Summary

This is administrative and supervisory work directing the work related to overall customer service. The work is performed under the general supervision of the local manager.

Preferred Qualifications

2-3 years current or recent AWR managerial experience; basic computer skills including Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook; knowledge of AWR safety policies and procedures; knowledge of tapping, line locating, customer service, and meter reading duties

Required Qualifications

Graduation from high school or GED; valid state driver license; four years of customer service, water treatment, operation, and maintenance experience, including considerable supervisory experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience; DSIII water license; D wastewater collections license

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Brian Pieper, Local Manager

100 Water Drive, PO Box 370, O'Fallon, MO 63366

636-561-3737 ext. 122

Summary

This is manual and skilled work assisting in the effective operation of water production facilities to insure production of safe, potable water. The work is performed under general supervision and requires the ability to perform independently when needed.

Preferred Qualifications

Basic math, chemistry, computer, and writing skills

Required Qualifications

Graduation from high school or GED; valid state driver license; two years water plant operation or any equivalent combination of education and experience; Class D water license or ability to obtain within one year; must live within 30 minutes of job location

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Tad Pruitt, Local Manager

117 S. Main St, Fayette, MO 65248

660-248-3024

Summary

This is manual work involving the maintenance and repair relating to water and/or wastewater facilities and equipment. The work is performed under direct supervision of a supervisor or lead position.

Preferred Qualifications

DSII

Required Qualifications

18 years of age; high school diploma or GED; valid state driver license

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Mike McMillian, Local Manager

1061 Couchman Drive, Kearney, MO 64060

816-628-3220

Summary

This is manual, semi-skilled, and skilled work involving the maintenance, repair, and operation of water and wastewater facilities and related equipment. The work is performed under general supervision with the ability to perform tasks independently.

Preferred Qualifications

Wastewater class C license with wastewater process knowledge and mechanical knowledge of pumps and meters

Required Qualifications

Graduation from high school or GED; valid state driver license; two years experience in wastewater treatment, collection/distribution and maintenance or an equivalent combination of education and experience; Missouri class D wastewater license or the ability to obtain within 6 months

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Verlon Persinger, Local Manager

PO Box 245, 2311 E. Grand Ave, Cameron MO 64429

816-632-7361

Summary

This is varied general office and clerical work. Under the direct supervision of the office manager or the Administrative Assistant, the employee performs a variety of clerical duties following established guidelines. Salary range: $12 - $14 per hour depending on qualifications and experience

Required Qualifications

18 years of age; high school diploma or GED; valid state driver license; two years of related accounting or clerical experience

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Bob Hathcock, Local Manager

3021 Hwy A, Suite 101, Washington, MO 63090

636-239-2808

Summary

This is manual and semi-skilled work which ensures the effective operation of a wastewater treatment plant(s). The work is performed under general supervision and requires the ability to perform independently.

Preferred Qualifications

Previous experience operating wastewater package treatment plants and lagoons.

Required Qualifications

18 years of age; high school diploma or GED; MO class C wastewater license; CDL class B with air brakes and tanker; two years experience related to wastewater treatment activities; ability to assist co-workers after hours; ability to work in all weather conditions. There is required on-call rotation.

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David Jones, Wastewater Supervisor

100 Water Drive, O'Fallon, MO 63366

636-561-3737 x139

Summary

This is manual work involving the maintenance and repair relating to water and/or wastewater facilities and equipment. The work is performed under direct supervision of a supervisor or lead position.

Preferred Qualifications

Class B CDL with tanker and air brakes

Required Qualifications

18 years of age; high school diploma or GED; valid state driver license

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Chad Shelby, Local Manager

11862 Gunn Road, Versailles, MO 65084

573-378-5737

Summary

This is manual work involving the maintenance and repair relating to water and/or wastewater facilities and equipment. This position provides training and direction to an assigned crew. The work is performed under the general direction of a supervisor.

Preferred Qualifications

Supervisory experience; ability to run equipment (backhoe, skidsteer); good verbal and written communication skills; basic computer knowledge

Required Qualifications

Graduation from high school or GED; DSIII certification; class A CDL

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Kevin Priester, Local Manager

PO Box 1809, Cape Girardeau, MO 63703

573-651-6280

Summary

This is clerical and general office work. Work involves performing standard clerical duties including typing, filing, sorting, posting, and is under the direct supervision of the office manager.

Required Qualifications

At least 18 years of age; graduation from high school or GED; two years of related clerical and administrative experience, or any equivalent combination of education and experience which would provide the following knowledge, skills, and abilities:  Knowledge of standard office practices and procedures, and equipment.  Knowledge of grammar, punctuation, spelling, syntax, and basic mathematics.  Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.  Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.  Ability to maintain moderately complex records and ensure confidentiality.  Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees and the general public.  Knowledge of appropriate business software programs, word processing, spreadsheet, graphics, etc.  Possess or the ability to possess a valid state driver’s license.

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Gary Guillory, Local Manager

200 S. Osage Ave, Sedalia, MO 65301

660-619-3268