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Wastewater System Operator III, Town of Sullivan's Island

Position Category: Utilities

Position Hours:
Full time, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Job Duties:
  • Operate and maintain a variety of wastewater related machinery and equipment in the routine and special maintenance, repair, and replacement of sewer lines, with a minimum of guidance and instruction and no direct supervision.
  • Demonstrate a high level of knowledge of wastewater related maintenance and construction methods and inventory.
  • Monitors gauges, meters and control panels to ensure quality of processes Full description on Town of Sullivan's Island Website.

  • Work requires an ability to read, write and perform advanced mathematical calculations at a level normally acquired through completion of a high school education or equivalent. Training and education through an environmental training program is preferred.
  • Position requires a minimum of five years experience in the water and wastewater field or a combination of education and experience equivalent to five years of experience in plant or collections operations at a level of complexity comparable to SIWSD as determined by the Manager.
  • Position requires Class B South Carolina Wastewater Treatment Operator Certification. A SC Class B Wastewater Collection System Certification preferred. A SC Class C Water Distribution Operator Certification and a SC Class D Water Treatment Operator Certification or ability to obtain within one year.

Pay Info:
$28.25-$29.44 Hourly DOQ

How to apply:
Please visit to apply online. Applicants must fill out a Town of Sullivan's Island application in addition to any resume submitted.


Sullivan's Island is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants must submit a Town employment application for hiring consideration. All applications may be submitted to Town Hall for consideration.