Water & Wastewater Systems Technician

Eufaula Water Works
Eufaula, AL Full-time
Posted on September 26, 2019

Water and Wastewater Systems Technician

The Water Works & Sewer Board of the City of Eufaula is accepting applications for a Water and Wastewater Systems Technician. Must have a high school diploma or equivalency, possess a valid driver's license, ability to be insured, ability to work nonstandard hours, above average agility and dexterity and pass a pre-employment screening.

Variety of duties including grounds maintenance, reading water meters, performing line locations, lift station maintenance, assisting with line installation/repair or systems maintenance.

The Water Works and Sewer Board of the City of Eufaula is an EOE.

The Water Board is a municipal corporation of the State of Alabama, established in 1947. The Board of Directors consists of five (5) citizens appointed by the City Council of the City of Eufaula, Alabama. The Water Board is a self-supporting organization. We receive no revenue from the City, nor do we contribute any revenue to the City. The monthly bills paid by our customers are the only revenue the organization collects to pay for debt service, operational cost, maintenance, and improvements. We do qualify for federal and state loans and grants for some improvements.

We currently have twenty-five (25) employees that service over 5,200 water accounts and 4,200 sewer accounts. We bill more than 4,600 garbage service accounts monthly, collect the payments and forward them to the City. We process approximately $452,195 each month through 21,170 accounts receivable transactions. We process 1,628 accounts payable claims per year. In 2018, we completed over 10,644 service orders for repairs, line locations, meter checks and change outs, sewer line blockages, water turn on/off, and other requests from customers. This is an average of 205 service orders per week.