Water/Wastewater Operator - On Call

Mead & Hunt

Mead & Hunt, Inc., a nationally recognized professional services consulting firm, is experiencing unprecedented growth. We are looking to hire an on-call water/wastewater operator. Responsibilities include responding to emergency conditions, mechanical failures, power outages, customer complaints; laboratory sampling and recordkeeping; preparing field reports. The ability to respond promptly to emergencies and some travel will be required.

The hours for this position could vary depending on candidate’s availability; it is currently an on-call (i.e., no benefits) position.


The successful candidate will have a certificate or higher in water technology or a related field; if no degree, then at least one year of relevant wastewater operations experience.


The ideal candidate will have any/all of the following: Michigan C Wastewater license; Michigan S-3, D-3 Water Treatment license; familiarity with the principles and practices of water/wastewater treatment plant operations (e.g., maintaining piping, pumps, valves, and tanks); operating and maintaining instrumentation on treatment systems and meters; understanding of principles and methods of bacteriological and chemical water/wastewater treatment; knowledge of wastewater collection systems and water distribution systems; knowledge of/ experience with safety training.


If you have strong communication and organizational skills and are someone who takes initiative and is able to work with minimum supervision, complete the online application process for this job posting at www.meadhunt.com/careers OR submit your cover letter and resume to the address below by Wednesday, May 29, 2019. Interviews are awarded on our review of your ability to meet the qualifications in the paragraphs describing the “successful” candidate and “ideal” candidate, so be sure to explain where indicated in the online application (or in your COVER LETTER, not just in your resume, if you are applying by mail) how you meet each qualification listed in the paragraphs above.  


Attn: Req. # 2019-2078

2440 Deming Way

Middleton, WI 53562



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to protected veteran status, disability, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.