Job Opening: Water Manager – Osceola, AR (Rural)
The Little River Water District Association is accepting applications beginning 10/24/17 through 11/30/17 for the position of Water Manager (independent contractor). This involves operating a water treatment plant/system providing water to approximately 340 customers in NE Arkansas (Rural of Osceola).
Job duties include daily monitoring of water plant/chemical feed, pulling monthly samples for state, maintaining records for state, flushing filters, flushing water mains as needed, reading water meters each month, repairing leaks, turning water on and off for customers, disconnects for non-payment and reconnects, locating/marking water lines for Arkansas One Call, mowing lawn at water plant, etc.
Must be willing to work days, evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays (when applicable). Must be available on demand or have someone designated to work for you on demand in the event of an emergency. Must be able to drive/operate a backhoe.
Applicants with current Arkansas Dept. of Health Water Treatment License and Water Distribution Licenses will be given preference; however job training will be considered for the right applicant while they obtain their licenses.
If interested in applying for water manager, as an independent contractor, mail your resume with your work history and a minimum of 3 work references to:
Little River Water Association
1888 S State Highway 77
Osceola, AR 72370
or you may call 870-531-2158 to obtain an application for employment.
Applicants will be contacted to set up an interview where salary will be discussed. All applicants are encouraged to submit a job proposal along with your resume or application. A sample proposal will be provided upon request.