Operations and Maintenance Utility Technician


The Kennebec Water District is seeking candidates to fill a Utility Technician (1, 2 or 3) position based at 5 South Street in Waterville.

Work hours are 7 am – 3:30 pm. Monday – Friday.

The successful candidate must be able to display an exceptional work ethic, strong mechanical skills set and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team. Utility Technicians perform varied duties associated with Kennebec Water District construction projects and maintenance of system assets. Workload can vary from light to heavy in physical demands and in varying weather conditions.

Utility Technician Class designations are dependent on a combination of qualifications, experience, longevity, performance, and other factors. Utility Technician 1 is the highest level and Utility Technician 3 is an entry level position. Candidates must have a high school diploma.

Utility Technicians must reside within an acceptable travel distance to distribution headquarters and share after-hours on-call responsibilities. District policy requires a valid, insurable Maine driver’s license with a clean record and any candidate considered for a position must undergo a criminal background check.

This position operates under the terms of the Kennebec Water District collective bargaining agreement. Utility Technicians are required to obtain a CDL-A and Tank Vehicle Endorsement within one year of hire.

Applications can be found at: https://www.kennebecwater.org/about/employment

Applications will be accepted until 3:30 p.m. on Friday, April 20, 2018.

Applications can be:

1. Mailed to our office at:

PO Box 356

Waterville, ME 04903-0356

2. Emailed to: kennebecwater@kennebecwater.org

3. Delivered to our office:

Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 PM

6 Cool Street, Waterville, ME

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