City of Hudson, WI


 Application Deadline: September 26, 2019

City of Hudson, WI. (Serving 17,635 customers) is seeking to fill a full-time Water Utility Operator position within the Hudson Public Utility Department.

POSITION IN BRIEF:  Performs service tasks in the installation, repair and maintenance of the water utility supply, treatment, storage, distribution and metering system in order to maintain proper standards in quality and quantity.  Work is performed under the general supervision of the Lead Water Utility Operator.

The operator will assist with performing all duties associated with the operation of a municipal water system, plant maintenance, contractors, engineers, shop work, office work, public relations and will possess a working knowledge of Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS), Department of Natural Resources (DNR), Public Service Commission (PSC), and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent degree.  Prefer at least six months of experience within a utility department supplemented by trade school courses related to plumbing, electrical or mechanical; maintenance experience highly desirable; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to succeed. A current Wisconsin Municipal Waterworks Operator Certification (GDI) is desirable or the ability to obtain within 2 years of hire. Must possess a valid driver’s license and a Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with no more than 2 moving violations in the past 5 years.

Salary range is $25.48- $27.18 hourly DOQ, plus full benefits.  A full job description and application is available online at or may be picked up at Hudson City Hall 505 Third St. Hudson, WI. 54016.

Applications must be sent to: Kip Peters, c/o City of Hudson, 505 Third Street, Hudson, WI 54016

Attention: Water Utility Operator Position

Application deadline is September 26, 2019 at 12:00PM. Questions can be directed to Kip Peters, Utility Director at 715-386-4765 x115 or

The City of Hudson is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Service Provider.

  • This position was posted on: 08-21-2019.
  • It will be removed on: 09-25-2019.