Water Technician - Operator II


Water Department


Hiring Range: $22.36 - $29.31/hr. - $43,551 - $60,971 - hourly position


Monday thru Friday


Open until filled

Position Objectives:

The Operations Technician II performs a variety of semi-skilled and skilled technical work in the operation and maintenance of the water distribution and wastewater collection systems.

Minimum Requirements:

  •  High School Diploma and at least two years’ experience in the operation of an advanced complex, Class D water treatment facility, or pumping, storage, disinfection, distribution and wastewater collection systems
  • Two years of work experience in a municipal water and wastewater treatment facility.
  • Class B CDL license required
  • Special Requirements

  • Must possess and maintain a valid Colorado Drivers License

  • Possess and maintain Colorado Water and Wastewater Treatment "D" Certification within 1 year of hire

  • Possess and maintain a Colorado Water Distribution 1 Wastewater Collection 1 Certification within 1 year of hire

  • Possess a Colorado Level I Water Distribution Operator's Certificate and a Colorado Level I Wastewater Collections Certificate or equivalent certificates from a state having reciprocity with the State of Colorado within 1 year of hire


Please see the Benefits Summary for 2023
For more information, please contact hr@ci.lamar.co.us or 719/336-1366