Job Opportunity!

The Kennebunk Sewer District is looking for some help this summer. We are searching for a seasonal summer laborer. Great hours! Flexible schedule! Fun work environment! Ability to learn a new trade! The demand for good wastewater operators have been on the rise. This is a great opportunity to learn about wastewater and potentially jump start a new career! If the job description below sounds interesting to you please contact the Assistant Manager, Chris Gallant.

 

SUMMARY:
Summer Laborer (Seasonal)

This position is a seasonal laborer position with the Kennebunk Sewer District. This employee will be responsible for various tasks at the District’s administrative office, wastewater treatment plant, remote pump stations, or roadside. Tasks will vary day to day depending on need and schedule. Independent and responsible judgment is required while conducting specified duties.

 

SUPERVISION RECEIVED:
Direct supervision is received from the District’s Chief Operator. This position may also receive direction from the Operators, Assistant Manager, or District Manager.

 

DUTIES:
This position will have a large variety of work assignments. Tasks may include the following: basic treatment plant maintenance, data collection, GIS collection, yard maintenance (mowing, weed whacking), janitorial task (sweeping, empty trash/recycle), parts pick up / delivery, pump station inspections, building repair, painting, vehicle and equipment maintenance, or other related tasks.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be 18 years of age at hire date.
  • Must possess a valid Class C Driver’s license and be allowed to drive in the State of Maine.
  • Ability to work in environments that are hot, cold, wet, dark, or dirty.
  • Must be comfortable working around wastewater.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to follow directions from Kennebunk Sewer District staff.
  • Must show up on time as expected.
  • Considerable knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions necessary in the operations of equipment and a wastewater treatment plant.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
The Kennebunk Sewer District operates a wastewater treatment plant that processes approximately 0.75 million gallons of
wastewater every day. The work environment will have a great deal of work that revolves around wastewater. All precautions are taken to protect our employees from these risks associated with this trade.

 

HOURS:
Staff at Kennebunk Sewer District works Monday – Thursday (6:30am – 3:30pm) and Friday (6:30am – 12:30pm). This position has the ability to have flexible hours as long as they fall within our normal operating hours. The right candidate can work a portion of these hours or all 40. The start date for this position is as soon as possible. The end date for this seasonal position is flexible.

 

SELECTION:
Interested candidates should send a letter of interest to Chris Gallant, Assistant Manager. Letter can be sent via email: cgallant@ksdistrict.org, Mail: PO Box 648, Kennebunk, Maine 04043, Fax: 207-985-4743, or In Person: 44 Water St., Kennebunk.

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER:
Kennebunk Sewer District is strongly committed to diversity in its work force. We are an equal employment opportunity employer.