Job Opening: Waste Water Plant Operator

Waste Water Plant Operator

The City of Bardstown is looking for a qualified individual to fill the full-time position of Waste Water Plant Operator/Operator Trainee.

Job Duties

  1. Performs daily operation and maintenance duties at the wastewater plant in compliance with established procedures and standards and federal, state and local laws and ordinances.

  2. Inspects pumps, charts, gauges, and meters on a scheduled basis.

  3. Adjusts chemicals in accordance with prescribed standards; collects samples and performs laboratory tests or forwards to laboratories as required; prepares, records and forwards lab results.

  4. Prepares and maintains accurate reports/records.

  5. Assists with servicing and performing preventive maintenance on plant and equipment; makes minor repairs and/or adjustments to plant and equipment; forwards requests for major repairs and/or equipment and tools to superiors.

  6. Assists with maintaining adequate inventory of spare parts, chemicals, equipment and tools.

  7. Maintains and cleans plant and grounds.

Salary and Benefits
Salary is based on qualifications and experience. The City offers a competitive benefits package that includes health insurance, paid vacation, personal days, and retirement contributions. Must be able to pass a pre-employment physical and drug test.

Deadline to apply
Friday, February 19th, 2021 by 4:30 p.m.
Download an application
Submit application to City Hall, Attn: Greg Ashworth, 220 N. Fifth Street, Bardstown, KY 40004, or email to

The City of Bardstown is an Equal Opportunity Employer