Entry level semi-skilled work operating and maintaining water treatment plants, pump stations and wells. Experience in water operations and minor maintenance of mechanical and electrical equipment preferred. Responsible for; safe, responsible operation of pumps/motors, chemical handling, routine maintenance of plant, well and pump station equipment.
Salary: $25.05 to $31.43 hr, 401a Ret. plan, PPO or HSA, paid sick, holidays & vacation days.
Applications and full job description are available at the Personnel Dept. City Hall, 142 East Main Street, Meriden, CT or on line at www.meridenct.gov. Last date to apply Friday September 20, 2019. The City of Meriden has an anti-nepotism policy. Please review it on the city of Meriden website. E.O.E.
High school diploma or GED, valid driver’s license and ability to obtain a State of CT Water Plant Operator Class I certification within time frame outlined in the Public Health Code.
Additional Salary Information: Upon completion of probation will be on holiday & weekend schedule including call-in overtime.
Internal Number: 34F
About City of Meriden - Water Division
The City of Meriden is a thriving, diverse, full service mid-size city located in central Connecticut, within minutes of New Haven and Hartford, the state capital. Meriden is a community of 60,838 residents knit together by award winning schools, spirited civic, service and cultural groups, and activities.Our City includes 24 square miles with well-preserved geological features, over 3,000 acres of municipally owned park space and 74 different recreational areas. We are located at the “Crossroads of Connecticut” and conveniently located just two hours from New York City and Boston. Meriden has its own Water & Sewer Facilities, Meriden Markham Airport, a centrally located Public Library, two high schools, Hunter Memorial Golf Club (ranked in the top ten of public golf courses in CT), and a wonderful linear trail system.The City of Meriden operates under City Manager/City Council form of government with a popularly elected Mayor, elected Board of Education and 25 appointed boards and commissions.