Full Time Position
February 1, 2021
BISTONE MUNICIPAL WATER SUPPLY DISTRICT is accepting applications for the position described below.
BISTONE MUNICIPAL WATER SUPPLY DISTRICT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER.
JOB TITLE: MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN I/OPERATOR TRAINEE
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Cleans and maintains and operates the District’s water plants, water lines, water meters, wells, pickup trucks, tractors and equipment in a safe, effective, and efficient manner by providing timely preventive maintenance needs, while learning the water treatment process and obtaining the education and skills to obtain a Class D Water System Operator License and obtain the required Class C License within 24 months of employment.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Some practical knowledge of electricity, plumbing, pumps, motors, carpentry, welding and mechanics. Ability to record meter readings and keep simple records; perform basic math calculations accurately; work with hand tools, gauges and valves. Ability to learn the safety hazards and applicable safety precautions required to perform laboratory testing of water, sufficient physical skills and strength to perform job related manual tasks including digging up and repairing water lines, reading water meters; ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions; ability to work without direct supervision; ability to attend and understand technical courses; ability to assume responsibility for complete operation of treatment plants; and ability to detect and repair problems in equipment operations.
ACCEPTABLE EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING: High school graduation or its equivalent and four year’s experience in general maintenance. Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities considered. Experience in water treatment, water line construction, plumbing, and facility maintenance is a plus, along with equipment operations and equipment repair.
REQUIRED CERTIFICATES AND LICENSES: A Valid Water Operator's License and Texas motor vehicle CDL license not required, but is a plus. Must maintain an insurable driving record.
SALARY RANGE: Starting salary D.O.Q, ranging from $ 20,000 - $ 40,000 annually.
CLOSING DATE: March 1, 2021
Applications will be accepted at the address listed below between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday, on the official application form. Forms or additional information can be obtained by contacting:
Bistone Municipal Water Supply District
343 LCR Whiterock, Lake Mexia
PO Box 145
Mexia, Texas 76667
Temporary Part Time Position
February 1, 2021
BISTONE MUNICIPAL WATER SUPPLY DISTRICT is accepting applications for the position described below. Bistone Municipal Water Supply District is an equal opportunity employer.
JOB TITLE Laborer/Helper/Technician
This is an entry level position as a temporary part-time general laborer, with the potential for a full-time position, but not guaranteed.
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Performs tasks that require physical labor. Will operate hand and power tools of all kinds, such as mowers, string trimmers, chainsaws, etc., clean and maintain facilities and grounds, hand dig around buried utilities during the repair/installation of water lines, cut/trim brush, clean up rubble, debris, etc. Employee will assist in the maintenance and repair of plant machinery and equipment.
Other duties as may be assigned.
KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES: Knowledge or ability to learn the safe operation of professional grade hand-held power tools such as chain saws, weed eaters, cut-off saws, etc.; sufficient physical skills and strength to perform job-related manual tasks; ability to push, pull, lift a minimum of 80Ibs; Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions. Work experience in water supply distribution a plus.
REQUIRED CERTIFICATES AND LICENSES: High school diploma or GED and a valid Texas motor vehicle operator's license and has maintained an insurable driving record.
SALARY RANGE: Starting salary is dependent upon qualifications. Beginning Salary ranges from $11.00 to $13.00 per hour, with a maximum of 19 hours per week allowed.
CLOSING DATE: March 1, 2021
Applications will be accepted at the address listed below between the hours of 8:00-12:00 and 1:00-5:00 p.m., Monday- Friday, on the official application form. Forms or additional information can be obtained by contacting:
Bistone Municipal Water Supply District 343 LCR Whiterock, Lake Mexia
P.O. Box 145 Mexia, TX 76667