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Monday, December 10, 2018

Job Postings

WCID 17 is a Water and Wastewater Utility located in Texas near Lakeway

District 17 seeks applicants for:

WATER DEPARTMENT SUPERVISOR  –  full-time, exempt position reporting to the Operations Manager and General Manager  being responsible for all activities of the Water Department.  Must have a TCEQ “A” Surface Water Certification.

WATER PLANT OPERATOR –  WCID 17 uses state of the art membrane microfiltration treatment processing. This position will be responsible for safely operating; maintaining and repairing equipment for municipal water treatment; keeping records on plant operations; cleaning and maintaining pump stations and plant grounds. Must be available for on-call rotation and able to communicate with employees and the public in a courteous and diplomatic manner as well as able to respond in emergency situations and irregular schedules with overtime.  A Plant Operator must possess the ability to read English and comprehend technical information and perform mathematical calculations.

WASTEWATER COLLECTIONS OPERATOR  – Help operate and maintain wastewater pump stations; check and adjust chemical feed equipment; perform camera testing and water jetting of wastewater laterals and mains, repair wastewater mains; operate jet and camera truck equipment. Ability to obtain Commercial Driver’s License necessary and will train for this position.

WASTEWATER ASSISTANT OPERATOR  – Help operate and maintain wastewater pump stations; check and adjust chemical feed equipment; perform control room duties and operate computers; perform laboratory analysis of wastewater samples. TCEQ Class C or D Wastewater Operator License necessary. Valid TX driver’s license required with Class B CDL.  Ability to work overtime as necessary.

DIESEL MECHANIC  – Perform semi-skilled, skilled and administrative work in maintaining automotive vehicles, construction equipment, heavy trucks, generators, and miscellaneous mechanical equipment.  Minimum two years’ equivalent experience in electrical with training in diesel mechanics; and ability to recognize colors and sounds required.  All necessary tools provided.

MAINTENANCE ELECTRICIAN  –  Perform skilled electrical work in installation, maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of electrical and electronic systems, equipment and fixtures up to 600 VAC associated with water treatment, distribution and wastewater treatment. Minimum two years’ experience in electrical maintenance required.  SCADA/Controls knowleged a plus.


All field positions require HS Diploma or GED; Valid Texas Driver’s License; Ability to work overtime as necessary, and good communication skills.  Tools are provided for all positions.

Salary for all positions is dependent upon qualifications – excellent company benefits offered include medical, dental and vision insurance; deferred compensation plans 401a & 457b; short and long term disability insurance; paid holidays; vacation time; sick time; wellness program; Aflac plans; longevity pay and bonuses.  Uniform allowance and use of District vehicle for applicable positions.

Company benefits are subject to change annually.

All offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a pre-placement physical examination (which includes drug screening), clearance by a pre-placement background check, and verifying his/her right to be legally employed in the United States.


For all positions:  Send Resume or Application to General Manager, WCID 17; fax ( 512) 266-2790; email  jhoman@wcid17.org;  or mail to 3812 Eck Lane, Austin TX  78734.

No phone calls or visits.  Thank you.


**You may also complete this application and return**  to the General Manager’s attention.