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Lime Storage Silo and All Appurtenances

The Governmental Utility Services Corp. of the City of Bessemer, Inc., Bessemer Water Filtration Facility, has for sale a welded carbon steel bulk lime storage facility, complete with all necessary appurtenances including feeders, fill line assembly, level sensors, dust collector, control panels, etc., for a complete and operable system. The lime storage facility and all appurtenances are available immediately, and can be viewed at the Bessemer Water Filtration Facility located at 250 Link Road, Bessemer, Alabama 35023. More information can be obtained by contacting Pat Parkin by e-mail at pparkin@guscfp.org or Joe Key at jkey@guscfp.org, also by phone (205)436-4010.

Booster Pumping Station

One Prefabricated booster pumping station. Includes Two Ingersoll-Dresser 3 X 2 X 6F  15 HP End Suction Pumps  300 gpm @125’ TDH, 4” flow meter, electrical control panel, fiberglass enclosure. Operates on 460/230 volts three phase. $15,000 
Contact: Heflin Water Works and Sewer Board,   256-463-2011
Can email pictures.

Trimble GeoXT Standalone System
The Oxford Water Works has available for sale a 2005 Trimble GeoXT Standalone System, hurricane antenna kit, 7.2’ QC alum prism pole, cradle assembly, and pole bracket assembly.
If interested, please contact
  Wayne Livingston
  Phone: 256-831-5618

1.6 MGD GE/Zenon ZeeWeed 500 Pilot Plant

The Oxford Water Works and Sewer Board of Oxford, Alabama have available for sale – One (1) complete 1.6 MGD (upgradable to 2.0 MGD) GE/Zenon ZeeWeed© 500 Pilot Plant and all associated equipment, including floating intake.
If interested, please contact
  Wayne Livingston
  Phone: 256-831-5618

  All members may list items for sale here. (Equipment, vehicles, inventory, etc.). 
  Call (334) 396-5511 or email arwa@alruralwater.com for more information.

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Water Operations Coordinator

Alabaster Water Board

The Alabaster Water Board is currently accepting applications for a Water Operations Coordinator. Minimum qualifications include a Grade IV certification and a Class A CDL (or the ability to obtain a Class A CDL within 90 days of accepting the position). A full description of this position and an online application are available by visiting https://alabasterwater.applicantpro.com


Grade II Utility Operator
Town Of Hodges

Grade II or higher certified water operator needed.   
- Must have knowledge in repairing leaks, operating machinery (backhoe), reading meters, making taps, and maintaining town properties. 
- Must have a good ethical work habit. 
- Subject to back ground check and drug testing. 
- Must be able to lift, carry, and or push 150 pounds with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing 90 pounds or more. 
- Must have a strong ability to follow oral and written instructions, which includes read, write, and perform mathematical calculations at the level required for successful job performance.  B
- Must be willing to work over time if needed, and be on call for emergencies. 
Pay is $17-$20 per hour, but this would be a salary position, based on 40 hrs. per week and knowledge.  Benefits include State retirement, BCBS health insurance paid for operator and part of family members, and AFLAC.  
Hodges Water is a ground source with a new filtration system installed this past year.  There is a clearwell at the spring, and 2 standing water tanks.  
Hodges is a very small town in Franklin County, Alabama with about 308 residents.  Local schools are at Hackleburg and Vina, some 7 miles away.

Send resumes to:  townofhodges@centurytel.net
or apply in person at
Town of Hodges, Alabama
1942 St Hwy 172
Hodges, Alabama,  35571. 
For more information please contact Frankie Petree, Town Clerk/Water Clerk, at 205-935-3445.    
Only Grade II or higher certified operators will be considered.

Wastewater Operator Grade III
Rainbow City Utilities

Wastewater Operator Grade III
Rainbow City Utilities
3700 Rainbow Drive
Rainbow City, Al 35906
Job description available upon request.

Grade IV Water Operator
City of LaFayette

The City of LaFayette is seeking a full-time Grade IV Water Plant Operator. The successful candidate will need to possess a current Alabama Grade IV Water Certificate.  The successful candidate should also possess considerable knowledge of surface water treatment with preferably at least two years of work experience at a Surface Water Treatment Plant. Applicant should be willing to work on weekends, nights, and holidays when assigned.  Lifting, shoveling and climbing ladders/stairs is required. 

Any person interested should send a resume to City of LaFayette, Attn: Ann Gleaton P.O. Box 87 LaFayette, AL 36862.  The person selected will need to pass a pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check, and shall have a valid driver’s license.  The position is open until filled. The City of LaFayette is an equal opportunity employer.

Construction Services Field Representative
SouthWest Water Company
(Birmingham Area – Shelby County)

Position Summary: Perform construction services related activities in the field including, but not limited to inspections, line locates, dunning, and repair

Essential Functions Statements:

  • Read and understand development maps.
  • Read and understand simple engineering and GIS maps.
  • Read and understand construction drawings and schematics.
  • Perform sewer line locates.
  • Perform force main and manhole inspections for new construction and existing developments.
  • Perform premise sewer tap and water lock out valve inspections.
  • Perform dunning related activities.
  • Troubleshoot and service residential grinder station issues.
  • Pull grinder station pump for repair or replacement.
  • Assist service department on as-needed basis

Certification: None.

Education and Experience: Either (a) graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and two years of experience in sewer construction, maintenance or operation; or (b) one year of post high school course work in construction or mechanical technology supplemented by one year of experience as noted in (a); or (c) a satisfactory equivalent combination of the foregoing training and experience.

Compensation: Average position compensation is commensurable based on experience. Excellent benefits.

CONTACT: Send résumé to Jessica Harnden, SouthWest Water Company at: jharnden@swwc.com

Certified Water Plant Operator
Veolia Water North America

Operates and maintains water treatment, processing, disposal and testing equipment in water treatment facility to purify water to meet permit and operational requirements. This position works 12 hour rotating shifts, 7 days on and 7 days off.

Job Requirements

  • Ability to read, write and comprehend English (operational, process, safety and quality instructions).
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations.
  • 6 months + experience in a related position and environment with knowledge of the methods, techniques, and practices of water treatment.
  • Ability to learn and independently operate equipment such as pumps, engines, centrifuge, generators, valves, gates, mixers, conveyors, blowers, dryers, chemical feed, disinfection equipment, measuring/control devices, testing equipment and material handling equipment.
  • Ability to use computer programs for process control.
  • Must be able to serve rotational 24 hour emergency on-call.
  • Have and maintain valid driver's license and a safe driving record.

ApplyHere: http://www.Click2apply.net/rdq33t9rq7


Shelby County Water Services

Shelby County Water Services is accepting applications for Technician – Water Services. The work involves installation, maintenance, and repair of water meters, lines, and equipment. This position performs meter reading and operates water equipment.
To qualify for this position applicants must possess the Minimum Qualification of a High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent, one year of experience in the operation, maintenance and repair of potable water facilities, a valid Driver License and must be willing and available to be on call after hours and on weekends as needed and as required by supervision, willing to work in extreme weather conditions, work non-standard hours and more than 40 hours per week when required by supervision and willing to work at multiple locations throughout Shelby County as needed.
In addition to the minimum requirements, Shelby County prefers applicants to possess certification as a Grade 1 Operator by ADEM and a Commercial Driver License (CDL) Class A or B. Applicants hired without the CDL may be required to obtain a Class A or Class B License within six months of hire and continued employment may be contingent upon employee obtaining this license.
Interested parties can apply online from our website www.shelbyal.com. Select the Employment link on the Main Page and read and follow the instructions on the Position Announcements page to submit an online application.

Crew Leader
Alabaster Water Board

The Alabaster Water Board is currently accepting applications for a field Crew Leader. Minimum qualifications include a Grade II certification and a valid CDL (Class A preferred). A full description of this position and an online application are available by visiting alabasterwater.applicantpro.com

Grade IV Water Operator
Central Elmore Water and Sewer Authority

The Central Elmore Water and Sewer Authority are currently accepting applications for a Grade IV Water Treatment Operator at their plant located near Eclectic. The plant is a 12 MGD U.S. Filter Microfloc package plant. Job duties would include plant operations, maintenance, sludge processing, and housekeeping. Shift work is on a rotating schedule which includes day shift and night shift, seven days on and then seven days off.  

CEW&SA offer competitive pay and an excellent benefit package which includes BC/BS, a dental plan, and Alabama State Retirement.

Minimum Qualifications:
An Alabama Department of Environmental Management Grade IV Water Certification, High school diploma or G.E.D. and a valid driver’s license.

For inquiries contact: 334-567-6814

Send resumes to:
P.O. Box 816
Wetumpka, AL 36092
Attn: Robert L. Prince, Jr. 

Service Technician II
SouthWest Water Company
(Birmingham Area – Shelby County)

Position Summary: Perform maintenance and repairs on distribution and collection systems, pump stations, wastewater treatment systems and related equipment. (Full time with Benefits)
Essential Functions Statements:

  • Assist and perform water and sewer line repairs, new line installation, taps, plant equipment repair.
  • Maintains work truck and tools.
  • Troubleshoots site equipment, including but not limited to pumps, power units, process and treatment system electrical, hydraulic and mechanical equipment.
  • Pulls motors and pumps for repair, to include wiring and fabrication of parts as necessary.
  • Replaces valves.
  • Assist with assessment, planning and execution of service orders including procurement and inventory.

Certification: Water/Wastewater Certi- fication not required, but is beneficial.
Education and Experience: High School education or equivalent is required and 1-2 years in mechanical or electrical troubleshooting and repair or con-struction.
Other Requirements: Must follow all company safety practices and pro-cedures. Basic computer skills.
Compensation: Average position compen-sation is $25/hr based on experience. Excellent benefits.
CONTACT: Send résumé to
Jessica Harnden,
SouthWest Water Company
at: jharnden@swwc.com

Certified Water Plant Operators
Grade IV Operator
Decatur Utilities

Decatur Utilities is currently accepting applications for Water Treatment Plant Operators. Must currently possess and maintain a Grade IV Water Treatment Plant Operator Certification from ADEM and a valid Alabama Driver’s License. These are full-time positions with excellent benefits.
A full description of this position including job requirements and a downloadable application for employment are located on the company website at
Completed applications may be emailed to jobs@decaturutilities.com or mailed to the address on the application.
Applications are also accepted in person from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at 1002 Central Parkway SW, Decatur, AL 35601.
Decatur Utilities is an Equal Employ-ment Opportunity Employer

Grade II Utility Worker
Town of Wilton

Grade 2 or higher licensed water system operator preferred, however, other experienced applicants will be considered. Must be knowledgeable in repairing leaks, operating machinery (backhoe), reading meters, making taps, maintaining town properties. Must have a strong ability to follow oral and written instructions, be willing to work over time if needed, and be on call for emergencies. Pay will depend on experience and certification.
Send resumes to melissa@wilton-al.org or apply in person at Wilton Town Hall, 100 Depot Street, Wilton Al. 35187

Grade IV Water Plant Operators
Heflin Water Works and Sewer Board

HEFLIN WATER WORKS & SEWER BOARD is accepting applications for the position of full-time and part-time Grade IV Water Plant Operators.  Must be willing to work nights, weekends and holidays when needed.  Drug screening required.  For more information call (256) 463-2011.
Job description:  Operation and maintenance of 1 mgd filtration plant.  Pay based on experience.
Heflin Water Works & Sewer Board is a drug free work place and offers a great benefit package that includes Blue Cross, Alabama state retirement, paid holidays, vacation/sick days.
Send applications/resumes to:
PO Box 488
Heflin, AL 36264
Fax:  (256) 463-2014
Email:  heflinwaterpat@wmconnect.com


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