Wastewater Operator Trainee, Operator I, II or III

Description :

Plum Creek Water Reclamation Authority is seeking a dedicated, detail oriented Operator to collaborate with our team in our mission to maintain excellent water quality while protecting the environment.

PCWRA is a BNR wastewater treatment plant with capacity to treat 6.44 MGD and is currently engaged in an expansion to 9.44 MGD. Operators are required to participate in a rotating on-call schedule and perform skilled work in the operations and maintenance of the treatment systems.

The open position is for any level of certified Colorado Wastewater Operator with salary depending on experience. The pay range for Trainee starts at $15.00/hour up to a maximum Operator III (must be certified Colorado A Wastewater) wage of $40.05/hour.

MINIMUM JOB QUALIFICATIONS (for Trainee; min qualifications increase with each level of Operations):

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must maintain valid Colorado driver’s license with an acceptable MVR


  • Performs skilled work in the operation of water reclamation systems while maintaining maximum efficiency of plant equipment.
  • Operator I, II and III must participate in the on-call rotation and MUST live within 30 minutes of the plant to respond to alarms.

PCWRA offers an excellent benefit package and a quality, cohesive work environment. In addition to monetary compensation, PCWRA strives to provide a comprehensive and creative total rewards program. The programs address employees' health, wellness, benefits, recognition, and developmental needs. PCWRA promotes a work/life balance as much as practical with a small total workforce.

Detailed Job Descriptions  Trainee  Operator I  Operator II  Operator III


Contact : Please send all applications to pcwra@pcwra.org.
Attention - Lissa Oelkers, Director of Administrative Services, 303-688-1991

Deadline for Applying : Open until filled