Full Time Position Available

Water Operator

The Village of Cloudcroft is seeking applications for a full-time water operator.

Duties and Responsibilities: Operates and/or guides, maintains, and cleans a variety of equipment, machinery, Monitors gauges, meters and control panels, checks, and maintains H.S.P. pumps, maintenance, and records data on all our P.R.V.’s, Performs tests for various water quality factors such as bacteria, iron, manganese, chlorine, alkalinity. Checks and maintains proper chlorine residuals throughout the distribution system and makes chlorine adjustments as needed.

Has a clear understanding of safe Drinking Water Regulations. Evaluate and operate all wells and springs at the water plant and keep them up to date with state regulations. Oversees locating leaks around the village with our leak detection equipment. Maintains records relating to maintenance activity.

Insures the proper preventative maintenance of all pumps and motors for the plant. Operates all light and heavy equipment such as road graders, backhoes, water truck, roller compactor, dump truck, excavator. Keeps up to date daily, weekly, monthly, and quarterly records for department, state, and federal reports.

Samples and performs testing for regulatory and permit requirements. Ability to clean and calibrate NTU meters and lab equipment as needed. Work with Sid Area on snowmaking. Mow and weed eat around all water tanks, Maintain buildings at water plant. Works in adverse weather conditions and confined spaces. Helps the maintenance department with plowing snow and when needed with water and sewer main breaks. Will also be on a rotating schedule every three months switching from water plant to wastewater treatment plant will get cross trained on both plants. Must hold a Water 4 Qualification, and start testing to obtain a Wastewater 4 Qualification, and the ability to obtain Class A C.D.L.

The Village of Cloudcroft offers an excellent benefits package, retirement, and competitive hourly wages which may be adjusted based on qualifications and experience. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Applications are available at the Village of Cloudcroft; 201 Burro Avenue, Cloudcroft, NM  88317

Questions may be directed to Joe John Carrizal, Maintenance Supervisor at 575-430-0092

Job Category: Maintenance
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Village of Cloudcroft

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