Water Utility Operator - Lake Geneva

City of Lake Geneva

City of Lake Geneva, Wisconsin

Utility Commission – Water Utility


The Lake Geneva Utility Commission is recruiting to fill a full time Water Utility Operator position. The primary focus of this position will be the operations, maintenance and field activity records related to the water distribution system. This position will also routinely work with Wastewater Utility personnel to assist in performing maintenance activities related to the wastewater collection system and treatment operations.

Candidate must have basic computer knowledge and experience being able to use Word and Excel programs.

Requires a valid Wisconsin Driver’s License and a good driving record; high school diploma and experience in utility construction, plumbing, mechanical, electrical and/or building maintenance.

Preferred candidate will also have a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) or the ability to obtain within six (6) months; five (5) years of experience relating to the construction, repair and maintenance of distribution or treatment systems; including the operation of related maintenance equipment; or any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities of the position.

Ideal Candidates will have supplementary secondary education courses in utility operations, environmental science, public health or a closely related field, at least five (5) years of progressive municipal water utility work; and possess Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Wastewater Operator’s Certificate Grade 1; D – Distribution, G – Groundwater, I – Iron Removal.

Pay ranges between $19.18 - $28.68 per hour DOQ. Full posting and job description is available at or by calling 262-248-2311.

  • This position was posted on: 02-27-2019.
  • It will be removed on: 03-29-2019.