The City of Ida Grove is accepting applications for a Wastewater Plant/ Sewer Department Operator.  This person will be part of a team oriented City Crew with primary responsibility over the Wastewater Treatment Plant and Sewer System.  Will test the system to meet DNR regulations, evaluate the equipment and infrastructure to keep the system sustainable and operational and provide solutions when the system has problems to keep it running.  A City of approximately 2,142 people, we have a 5 person City Crew that works very well together to keep the City infrastructure in the best condition they can within the financial constraints of a City budget.  As part of this 5 person team, each person is ON CALL every 5th week, responsible for basic weekend maintenance, checking water and sewer plants. Must have mechanical and electrical skills, be able to think outside the box to come up with creative solutions and must be a team player.  All members of our City Crew work together and help each other to get things done (snow removal, line breaks, outages, meter reading, etc).  Must be willing to help out other departments and members of the crew in times of need.  Prefer a Grade II wastewater operator license or the ability to obtain one in a timely manner. Will also need to possess or obtain a CDL license within six months of employment. Ida Grove offers a competitive salary depending upon experience and benefits.  Position open until filled.  EOE.