Notice is hereby given that the Civil Service Commission of the City of Greenville, Darke County, Ohio, will hold a written examination for the position of Water Treatment Plant Operator for the City of Greenville, Ohio, on Wednesday September 17, 2014 at 7:00 pm at the Greenville Municipal Building Basement Classroom, 100 Public Square, Greenville, Ohio 45331.
Applicants must be 18 years of age or older, have a valid driver’s license, must be able to obtain an Ohio EPA Class I Water Operators Certificate within two years, be able to obtain a Chemical Analysis Certificate from the Ohio EPA. Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED as of September 17, 2014. Applicants must be citizens of the United States of America or have legally declared their intentions of becoming United States Citizens. Salary ranges from $18.13 to $22.04 an hour plus benefits.
The job description requires the employee to work under the direction of the Superintendent of the Water Plant; operate and monitor the water treatment plant; collect water samples and perform basic chemical tests; maintain plant equipment and perform preventative maintenance on equipment; and all other functions necessary to ensure the safety of the public as required by the Superintendent of the Water Plant.
An application fee of $25.00 must accompany the application upon submission. Having submitted an application as noted, to gain admission to the written examination, applicants are required to present a photo I.D. issued by a government agency. A minimum score of 70% is required to pass the written examination.
Additions of credits: Per O.R.C. 124.23, in order to be considered for a U.S. Uniformed Service credit of 20%, the applicant must be a resident of the State of Ohio and submit a copy of their certificate of service or honorable discharge from active duty with the completed application. Credit is given for the following: 5% for Environment Technology Program Certificate, 10% for a Bachelor of Science Degree, 10% for Six Month successful on the job training for Class III Water Treatment Program, 15% for Class I or II Ohio EPA WS Certification, 20% for Class III or IV Ohio EPA WS Certification. A notarized copy of the original certificate must be submitted with the application to substantiate each claim of course completion. Only one credit is permitted per applicant.
Any interested person can obtain an application on-line at cityofgreenville.org or from the Office of the Mayor, City of Greenville, Municipal Building, 100 Public Square, Greenville, Ohio 45331, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Fridays. The application must be completed and returned to the Office of the Mayor no later then September 16, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. to be eligible to take the examination.
John Hensley, Chairman
City of Greenville Civil Service Commission
The City of Greenville is an Equal Opportunity Employer, m/f