Plant Operator

The City of West Carrollton, OH (pop. 13,143) is accepting applications for the position of Plant Operator (PO). The PO is responsible for a wide range of general operational and maintenance activities associated with the water and sewer treatment plants.

Additional duties and essential functions are listed within the following position description:

Plant Operator Laborer Job Description

Salary and Benefits 

Pay range is $21.77 – $34.67 per hour DOQ.  Excellent benefits.

Required Qualifications at Time of Application: Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license and have a high school diploma or GED.

Obtained Qualifications Within Six (6) Months of Employment: Applicants must obtain a State of Ohio EPA Chemical Certification for pH and Chlorine within six months of employment.

Obtained Certificates: Applicants progress to the PO I, PO II, and PO III positions based on satisfactory performance reviews and obtaining Ohio EPA Water Supply Operator and OEPA Wastewater Works Operator certificates. It is desired that the successful applicant obtains both a Water Supply Class I and a Wastewater Works Class I certificate within three (3) years of employment.

The successful candidate must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screening and background check.

Interested parties must complete a City of West Carrollton application. Applications and required materials can be downloaded below, electronic applications are located at the bottom of this page or using the “Apply Now” button or can be picked up in person at the West Carrollton Civic Center, 300 E. Central Ave., Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.


Submit city application forms and a copy of ALL qualifications and certificates to: Christina Mays, Human Resources Department, City of West Carrollton, 300 East Central Avenue, West Carrollton, Ohio 45449.  Resumes can be submitted along with the city application.  Electronic applications will also be accepted with attachments in .pdf or Microsoft Word format.  Input ‘Plant Operator Position’ into the subject line and e-mail [email protected].


Minority and female candidates are encouraged to apply/EOE.

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