Meter/Field Technician I

Northwestern Water and Sewer District   Bowling Green, OH   Full-time     Mechanic/Technician
Posted on June 30, 2024

Meter/Field Technician I

The Northwestern Water and Sewer District will be accepting applications until July 12, 2024 for the position of full-time Meter/Field Technician I. Wage is $26.97 per hour plus additional pay for EPA licensure and benefits. Handles a variety of customer-related duties such as work orders, shut-off’s and troubleshooting leaks. Performs meter installs and maintains meters and electronic and remote meter reading equipment and also performs maintenance and repair on meter pits and curb boxes. High school diploma or GED and one (1) year experience in meter or customer service related field or closely related work experience preferred. Ability to read and write common vocabulary. Possess operator certification Class I Water Distribution and Backflow Prevention or obtain within 18 months. This position will perform work duties in a variety of weather conditions. Must possess or obtain a CDL during the probationary period. The District offers paid training for licensures, added compensation for OEPA licenses and tuition assistance for this position.

Providing you with great benefit choices is one way that the District takes care of you and your family. The District participates in the Ohio Public Employment Retirement System program. Any prior OPERS service time is applied to your new hire. In addition, the District offers a major medical plan, prescription drug plan, dental, vision and life insurance for family or single coverage. We strive to provide a work-life balance with a generous leave package including 11 paid holidays, 1 personal day, sick leave bonus and a 2-week vacation after 1 year of employment. Finally, the District will pay all costs associated with CDL training.

The District is an EOE.