The Town of Boone Wastewater Treatment Plant seeks qualified applicants for the position of Laboratory/Pretreatment Technician. This employee coordinates the Grease Prevention Program under the supervision of the Laboratory Supervisor/ Pretreatment Coordinator. This employee also assists the Lab Supervisor/Pretreatment Coordinator by conducting a variety of chemical and bacteriological tests in the Wastewater Treatment Plant and by doing pretreatment-related field responsibilities. This is medium work requiring the exertion of 50 pounds of force occasionally.
Education and Experience:
Minimum requirement of high school diploma or equivalent and one-year lab experience. A 2-year associate degree from an accredited college or technical institute in chemistry technology, environmental sciences or closely-related science curriculum and some laboratory experience is preferred.
Possession of driver’s license valid in the state of North Carolina. Possession of Grade 1 Laboratory Analyst certificate issued by the State of North Carolina within two years of employment.
$42,022 Employee will serve a six-month probation.
All offers of employment are subject to successful completion of a controlled substance screening, medical examination and extensive background check.
To apply, please fill out the Town of Boone Employment Application
If you prefer a hard copy, please fill out the Town of Boone Employment Application (PDF) and Email Linda Councill the complete application. You can also fax the application to (828) 268-6208, mail the application to P.O. Box 192, Boone, NC 28607 OR return the application to Town Hall at 567 W. King Street in Boone, NC 28607.
TOB is an EOE.
January 18th, 2023