25122 Regal Drive

Abingdon, VA 24211



Washington County Service Authority (WCSA) is receiving applications for Water Plant Operator(s) and Wastewater Plant Operator(s); the position(s) require good communication skills, self-motivation, able to meet the physical demands per the Position Descriptions, manual labor in all weather conditions, a valid Virginia driver’s license with good driving record, (commercial driver’s license with Class B endorsement preferred), and knowledge of safe working practices and basic electrical/mechanical knowledge.

Duties include but are not limited to daily operation of Water or Wastewater Plants on a rotating shift basis. Other duties will be performing preventative maintenance and repairs to all process equipment, monitoring SCADA systems, checking and maintaining pumping stations.  WCSA prefers a valid minimum Virginia Class III Water or Wastewater Operator License OR a bachelor of science degree in biology, chemistry, environmental science or related filed who would be eligible under DPOR to set for and pass the Class III exam. 

Resumes if used must be accompanied by a completed official application. Applications and Position Descriptions may be obtained from the WCSA office, 25122 Regal Drive, Abingdon VA 24211 (276)628-7151, or below.  Applications will be received until the positions are filled. All employment offers are contingent on the successful completion of a post-offer drug testing, as well as background and reference checks. WCSA is a customer-oriented water/wastewater utility, focused on teamwork, innovation and service. All application packages should be sent to WCSA, attn. Carol Ann Shaffer, 25122 Regal Drive Abingdon VA 24211. WCSA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Water Plant Operator Job Description

Wastewater Plant Operator Job Description

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