Water Operator/Electric Groundperson

Water Operator/Electric Groundperson

The Village of Mount Horeb / Mount Horeb Utilities, an innovative and progressive local government organization, is in search of a Water Operator / Electric Groundperson.

This position maintains, repairs, and performs minor construction of water utility facilities, water mains, water valves, water wells, water towers, and water hydrants. This position also assists in performing a wide variety of maintenance, operation, and construction activities relating to electrical utilities under the supervision of a Journeyman linemen.  Individuals in this position perform a wide variety of duties ranging from simple manual tasks to tasks involving the safe operation of motorized equipment, vehicles, and power tools.

Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED; have or be able to obtain certification from the Wisconsin DNR within one year of hire in ground water distribution and water works operator; a valid class A commercial driver’s license (CDL) or be able to obtain one within six months of hire.

The hiring range for this full-time position will be from $25-$28/hr and is dependent on qualifications.  The Village offers a competitive benefit package that includes participation in the Wisconsin Retirement System.  Village application and job description can be found on the Village website, www.mounthorebwi.info, or can be picked up at the Municipal Building, 138 E. Main St in Mount Horeb.  To be considered for the position please submit a resume, application, and cover letter to Wade Udelhoven, HR Manager, at wade.udelhoven@mounthorebwi.info.  Materials can be mailed in or dropped at our office as well.  Review of applications will begin immediately and recruitment will continue until the position is filled.