Wastewater/Sewer Maintenance Operator

Wastewater/Sewer Maintenance Operator

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Franklin
Employer: City of Franklin

City of Franklin /Department of Public Works /Wastewater Plant

$43,000 – $46,421

The DPW is accepting applications for the position of Operator at the Wastewater Treatment Plant and Sewer Maintenance Departments. The incumbent will check the plant daily to include pumps, meters and other equipment.  The incumbent will assist with maintenance of building and grounds and equipment. The incumbent will work with the Sewer Maintenance Department maintaining sewer lines. They must have the ability to operate a variety of tools, equipment, machines, computers and telephones.  The incumbent must have the knowledge and ability to conduct checks on equipment and make the correct adjustments. They must have the knowledge and ability to perform required maintenance on equipment and facilities. A mechanical and technical background is desirable. They must be able to work on his/her own as well as take directions from others.

Preference will be given to applicants with Wastewater Certifications and with mechanical background.  

The applicant must have a high school education and a valid driver’s license.  A CDL is helpful.

The applicant will be required to attend special training and given the opportunity to achieve required State Certifications.  The incumbent may be required to work weekends and holidays and respond to operational emergencies 24/7 if needed. Both indoor and outdoor work may be required in all weather.

This job is considered both physical and technical.


Applications and resumes can be sent to:

Franklin DPW/Sally Brown

Interim Superintendent

City of Franklin and the Franklin DPW

Is an equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)