($19.74 - $23.87)
$16.30 – $20.07
Bridgeport Charter Township is seeking applicants for a Wastewater Treatment Plant Maintenance/Laborer position. This position is under the supervision and direction of the Wastewater Treatment Plant Chief Operator/Mechanic. The nature of the work includes, but is not limited to, building maintenance including cleaning and painting, operations and maintenance of lawn care equipment including spray application of herbicides and pesticides, assisting in cleaning and inspections of sewer mains and lift stations. Candidates must posses a strong mechanical background along with the physical demands required in the wastewater treatment field, not limited to lifting, climbing and working in all kinds of weather. Candidates must be proficient in the operation of heavy equipment including backhoe, loader, and skid steer etc. Applicants must possess or be able to acquire a Michigan Department of Agriculture Pesticide Applicator Certification, along with a Commercial Drivers License (CDL) within one year, of employment. The normal work week for this position is forty hours per week Monday through Friday. However, the Wastewater Plant operates seven days a week, which requires occasional call in on weekends, holidays and after hours.