Water Utility Operator - Lancaster

City of Lancaster


City of Lancaster (pop 3,862) is seeking a Water Utility Operator. Under the direction of the Lead Water Utility Operator the full-time water operator will:

Assist in the daily operations of the municipal water utility. This position will also assist in the operation of the municipal wastewater treatment plant and collection system and swimming pool. Successful candidates will possess a solid understanding of electrical and plumbing systems, be safety minded, have the ability to read and interpret codes and utility maps and have proficient computer skills and good communication skills. The following Wisconsin DNR licenses will be required or able to obtain within 4 years: Basic General wastewater for Lancaster wastewater treatment plant, collection systems, Groundwater 1, Distribution 1. A Class B CDL will be required or able to obtain within 6 months. Candidate must have a high school diploma or equivalent. A technical college degree or related work experience is desirable. Successful candidate will be subject to random drug and alcohol testing. 

A job description and application are available at or at City Hall. Applicants are subject to pre-employment drug screening and background check. Pay range $18.30-$20.08 D.O.Q. plus excellent benefits. E.O.E Send application, cover letter, resume and references to Administrative Assistant, City of Lancaster, 206 S. Madison St., Lancaster, WI  53813; or email Applications due by Wednesday, May 1 at 4:00pm.


  • This position was posted on: 04-08-2019.
  • It will be removed on: 05-02-2019.