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1911 - Water Treatment Plant Trainee Or Operator - Posted 11/8/19



Public Works

Water Treatment Plant Trainee or Operator



The Town of Front Royal is looking for individuals who would like to become members of our extremely exceptional and dedicated Water Treatment Plant team. The Town of Front Royal offers training to those who enter at a Trainee Position and for those who want to achieve the next level of certification.  Our training program includes college level classes, on-the-job and self-study courses. 


This position is a full-time position with 12-hour rotating shifts and rotating days off. Duties include monitoring operation of a water treatment plant, performing laboratory analysis of raw and finished water, and assisting mechanics making repairs to machinery and equipment. A high school diploma or equivalent experience and training are required. Applicants must also have a valid Virginia driver's license and an excellent driving record.

Salary Range:

Trainee entry level rate begins at $13.15 per hour


Class IV Certification begins at $13.61

Class III Certification begins at $14.63

Class II Certification begins at $15.73

Class I Certification begins at $16.91


The successful applicant will be required to take and pass a pre-employment, post-offer physical exam and drug screening, paid for by the Town and background check conducted by the Virginia State Police.


To apply please go online to or to the Employment Application Kiosk  located at the Town Hall, 102 E. Main Street, 2nd Floor, Front Royal, Virginia.    Position is open until filled.






Front Royal is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all qualified applicants to apply.


Public Works - WTP Division
Front Royal
Employment type: 
Full time
Required degree level: 
High school/GED
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