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If there are any questions please contact
Human Resource Coordinator:
Kelly Holthaus
Phone: 937 498-8192
Email: kholthaus@sidneyoh.com

Send resume or application to:

Lynn Shuster
City Receptionist
Fax 937 498-8160
Email: lshuster@sidneyoh.com

Water Treatment Superintendent

The Water Treatment Plant Superintendent is responsible for the continuous operation and maintenance of a Class IV Water Supply Works and the delivery of safe, clear and sufficient water to the community. The Water Treatment Plant Superintendent is a division head, within the Utilities Department. This position reports to the Director of Utilities and at times will be required to consult with various Department Heads. The incumbent is expected to work closely with other City departments and division heads to integrate related work activities. This position must also communicate and exchange information with state regulatory agencies, vendors, consulting engineers, news media, civic organizations, and city and county residents.
An associate’s degree or ability to obtain within 24 months. Bachelor’s degree in science or engineering preferred.
Experience in a Superintendent position, preferred.
A valid Ohio Class IV Water Supply certificate or a Class III certificate, with the ability to obtain a Class IV certificate within the time limit required by the EPA.
A minimum of five (5) years experience in a Class III plant or higher or Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering with three years in a supervisory role
Extensive knowledge of operation of a lime-soda water treatment plant and the associated lab work.
Ability to effectively communicate with the public and co-workers.
Mechanical ability and experience in the maintenance of a water treatment plant.
A valid Drivers License.
Knowledge of the Ohio EPA’s rules and regulations for Backflow Prevention and Cross Contamination of water supplies.
A more detailed Position Description, Benefit Summary and Job Application form is available from the City’s web site www.sidneyoh.com and from the Receptionist at 201 W. Poplar St. Sidney, OH 45365.
To apply: Go to our website www.sidneyoh.com, Departments, Employment Opportunities and complete the application at the bottom of the Job Posting, then submit: cover letter, resume & application to Lynn Shuster, Receptionist.  Mail to 201 W. Poplar St. Sidney OH 45365, Fax: 937 498-8160 or email: Vallen@sidneyoh.com.
Position Open until Filled 
Pay Range: $65,790 to $82,056 (Plus Up to $8000 Bonus)
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Assistant Wastewater Superintendent

The Wastewater Treatment Plant is a division within the Utility Department of the Public Works Group. The Assistant WWTP Superintendent reports to the WWTP Superintendent and works on an assigned shift as directed. The Assistant WWTP Superintendent is responsible for safe and efficient operations and oversight of the Wastewater Plant, as well as the Industrial Pretreatment, Biosolids, and Storm Water Monitoring programs. He/she is responsible for the supervision and for training of Wastewater Plant Staff.

The Assistant WWTP Superintendent must possess the ability to apply entry level supervisor practices to all work situations as well as perform administrative tasks for plant and IPP activities. The Assistant WWTP Superintendent must: show confidentiality with test results, projects, long range plans, and personnel actions; maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, contractors, regulators, and the general public; maintain accurate records; prepare comprehensive required reports.
Minimum Requirements
Maintain residency as required by City policy.
An appropriate combination of education, training, and experience may qualify an applicant to demonstrate required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Minimum of five years’ experience operating biological treatment processes
A valid State of Ohio Class III Wastewater Treatment certificate with the ability to obtain a Class IV certificate within five (5) years.
Must have valid State Motor Vehicle Operator’s License

To apply for the position and view a more detailed Job Description, Benefit Summary and Job Application form go to our web site http://www.sidneyoh.com/Human_Resources/Employment-sidney-ohio.asp or the Receptionist at 201 W. Poplar St. Sidney, OH 45365. Application will be accepted for this position until filled. Mail to 201 W. Poplar St. Sidney OH 45365, Fax: 937 498-8160 or email: Vallen@sidneyoh.com.

Wages:  $55,099 - $68,682 (Plus $8000 Bonus for Ohio Class III License)
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Equipment Operator I

The I&I division of the Sanitary Sewers department is tasked with cleaning, televising and evaluating the City’s sanitary sewer system; performing rehabilitation of the sanitary sewer infrastructure; administering the Private Property I&I Reduction Program; monitoring the work of contractors. The Crew Member (Utilities Equipment Operator I)is an entry level position and serves as the member of a crew in the performance of field duties and assignments. The Crew Member position may also be tasked with performing the duties, as directed, of a Crew Leader (Equipment Operator II) on a temporary basis and only after demonstrating competence. Deadline to apply:  August 2, 2018 by 5:00pm.

Hourly Pay:  $19.46 - $25.11

Complete the application then submit: resume (optional) & application to Lynn Shuster, Receptionist. or mail to 201 W. Poplar St. Sidney OH 45365, Fax: 937 498-8160 or email: lshuster@sidneyoh.com.

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Part Time Transit Driver

This position is responsible for the safe and efficient transport of passengers, and includes the safe operation of the assigned vehicle at all times. Drivers are required to assist elderly or disabled passengers as needed. Drivers are part-time employees and report directly to the Transit Manager.

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Part Time Safety Telecommunicator

Part- Time Public Safety Telecommunicator
Under general supervision, the part time Public Safety Telecommunicator is responsible for receiving and dispatching incoming calls or in-person requests for police, fire and rescue services.  The Communications Center is a 24-hour, seven (7) day a week, public safety communications facility staffed by regular full time and part time Telecommunicator. 

Major responsibilities include:  receive telephone calls and transmit information by radio or telephone and take incoming messages, enter data in the CAD System and NCIC/LEADS System and maintain communications with all field public safety units, monitor alarm board status, receive court bonds, account for monies collected, quickly and effectively communicate information to emergency personnel at the scene of an incident. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

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Lifeguard - $8.34 - 9.39/hr
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Laborer II - $8.34 - $9.67/hr
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Position Description - Street Dept

Seasonal Application - submit application in person or fax (937-498-8160) or scan & email to lshuster@sidneyoh.com    All these positions will remain open until filled.



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