Plant Operator Trainee - Wastewater Treatment

Branson, Missouri
Utilities - Wastewater
$15.54  Hourly
Full Time, Non-Exempt
Shift Work; Shift May Vary

POSITION SUMMARY: The Plant Operator Trainee –Wastewater Treatment is responsible for the assistance with maintenance, repair work, and plant operations under the oversight and guidance of certified operations personnel at the City of Branson's wastewater treatment plants and sewer lift stations. Additionally, the incumbent in this position must do all work necessary to become a Plant Operator I. This position is supervised by a Division Supervisor or Division Manager.

CLOSING DATE:  Until Filled
WORK HOURS:   This position will require shift work as it is necessary to have operations 24 hours a day/7 days a week.

BENEFITS:  Please click on this link for benefits information.  

JOB DESCRIPTION:  Please click on this link for the full job description.


• Must be at least 18 years of age.  
• High School graduate or GED equivalent required.
• One year of relevant work experience preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.
• Possession of a Class "D" Missouri Wastewater Treatment Certification of Competency within 18 months of hire date.   
• Possession of a valid Motor Vehicle Operator's license required. 
• Possession of a Class B Commercial Driver's License with Air Brake endorsement within 12 months of hire date. 
• Additional licenses or certifications may be required for this position.
• Must be able to pass a background investigation and drug and alcohol screenings.
• Must be able to pass required physical capability examinations for the position.
• National Career Readiness Certificate preferred, but not required.