OPPORTUNITY: LA Water Plant Operator Level 4

Annual Salary Range: $41,600.00 – $44,000.00 (Pay rate to be determined by level of
certification(s) possessed).

Benefits Offered: Employer retirement contribution; sick and vacation leave; paid holidays, health, dental, vision, and supplemental insurances offered.

The purpose of this classification is to operate, monitor, and maintain water production and treatment
systems and related equipment to provide quality drinking water for public use in accordance with all
established regulations, standards, and procedures. Work is performed under general supervision at the level allowed according to the certification held by the employee and training received.

Minimum Desired Applicant Qualifications:
Experience in water plant operations preferred or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.

Necessary Special Requirements:
High School Diploma or GED.
Must possess the State of Louisiana Class IV Water Production and Class IV Water Treatment certifications.

May consider class 3 certifications BUT must be able to advance to Level 4 within 90 days of hire.
Pay rate to be determined by level of certification(s) possessed.

Work Schedule:
12 hour shifts; includes weekends and holidays

Accepting applications: Until filled

City of Natchitoches, Human Resources Department located at 1400 Sabine St. or P.O. Box 37, Natchitoches La 71458-0037. Applications may also be picked up upstairs at City Hall, located at 700 Second St., or you can download an application on line at www.natchitochesla.gov