Water & Wastewater Services is a contract management operations company servicing both public and private water and wastewater utilities.  Water & Wastewater Services was established in 1983 and serves as many as 50 different utilities.  We are located in Mount Vernon, Washington and serve Snohomish, Skagit, and Island counties.



To perform a variety of skilled and semi-skilled duties in the operation, maintenance, and repair of multiple wastewater treatment plants located on Whidbey Island.



·        Operate a variety of wastewater equipment.

·        Maintain logs, work sheets of operations, compile equipment readings and test results into logs. Collect and analyze wastewater samples.

·        Hose down tanks and vehicles.

·        Pressure wash

·        Check off and direct customers

·        Push up yard waste

·        Mow grass/weedeat/weed flower boxes

·        Help maintain grounds

·        Paint Hydrants

·        Restock Lab (gloves/distilled water/paper towels).

·        Clean bathrooms and mop floor.

·        Work closely with the water distribution team.

·        Perform related duties as assigned.

·        Establish and maintain a cooperative working relationship with those contacted in the course of work.



The following knowledge, skills and abilities are essential and critical to successful performance in this position:


Skill Level:

·        Proficient use of office equipment including personal computers and related software applications.

·        Knowledge of materials and equipment used in construction, general mechanical and electrical operations, maintenance, and repair.

·        Knowledge of safe work practices including chemical storage and handling.

·        Basic report preparation techniques.

·        Meets the physical requirements necessary to safely and effectively perform required duties.


Ability to:

·        Ability to comprehend practices and techniques of water pumping, disinfection, storage, distribution, and wastewater collection activities.

·        Ability to learn the operation and maintenance of a variety of water and wastewater treatment equipment.

·        Ability to read meters and gauges correctly and to act quickly and competently.

·        Ability to learn to make routine adjustments and minor repairs to motors, pumps, and other equipment.


Willingness to learn:

·        Principles and practices of wastewater treatment operations, including treatment equipment systems and control systems, and computer based testing and analysis equipment.

·        Principles of electronics, instrumentation, pumping systems and hydraulics.

·        Applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes, regulations, policies and procedures.



·        Possession of or ability to obtain a Washington State Driver’s License.

·        Possession of or ability to obtain certification as a Washington State Wastewater Treatment Operator I.

·        Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying.

·        Equivalent to completion of twelfth grade, with general mechanical/electrical knowledge.