Incumbent will perform all operational duties at water treatment plants and distribution on a shift basis to functionally supply the city with potable water. Incumbent will also be responsible for the operation and maintenance of equipment at the water treatment plant(s). Additional responsibilities include controlling mechanical, electrical, and chemical equipment involved in pumping and/or treating water, as well as assisting in the maintenance of equipment and plants as necessary. Work is performed in accordance with established procedures; reviewed through the analysis of reports and periodic plant inspections and proficiency of performing assigned duties. Assignments often include the use of standard hand tools, the operation of power driven equipment, company trucks or other equipment. Work is evaluated through observation and efficiency of duties performed. Work is performed on a rotating shift and at times under immediate supervision.