City of Williston

The City of Williston has an opening for the following position:


Summary: Performs skilled and semi-skilled work in the moderately complex operation, monitoring, and minor servicing of equipment and chemical treatment analysis in a water treatment plant.

Qualifications: Knowledge of the proper methods of repairing, lubricating, and maintaining mechanical equipment. Some knowledge of the principles, practices, equipment, and methods used in water treatment and pumping operations. Some knowledge of the occupational hazards connected with water plant and related activities and of necessary safety precautions. Ability to maintain, repair, and adjust water pumps, chemical feed machines, and other water plant equipment. Ability to work according to a prescribed routine and to remain alert through long periods of time. Ability to take accurate readings, to keep routine records, and to make arithmetic computations. Skill in the use and care of hand and bench tools.

Education: High school or trade school graduate, preferable including courses in chemistry and related subjects.

Experience: Experience as a Water Plant Operator OR any equivalent combination of education and experience.

Annual Salary: $46,000 – 92,000

Benefits include vacation and sick leave, paid holidays, retirement, health insurance, life insurance and flex plan.

The nature of this position requires the ability to respond to emergencies in a timely fashion. The position residency shall be such that when the employee is notified of an emergency, the safe and prudent driving time to the water treatment plant shall be within 22 minutes of notification.

To apply, please complete the employment application and submit along with your resume and cover letter to:

Josilyn Bean

City of Williston

PO Box 2437

Williston ND 58802-2437