Job Opportunities


WASTEWATER SYSTEM OPERATOR for the City of Ketchikan, Public Works Department.

Operates, maintains and repairs interceptor system, pump stations and treatment plant. Applicants must include a current copy of their driving record from DMV with application. Must possesses a commercial driver’s license (CDL) – Class B upon hire or be able to obtain one within 6 months of hire.  Must possess Wastewater Collection and Treatment Provisional Certificate from State of AK.  Wastewater Collection Level 1 and Wastewater Treatment Level 1 certification from State of AK preferred.

Employment offers will be contingent on passing a pre-employment alcohol and drug screening test. Regular Full-time, $21.80/hour plus benefits; subject to call out 24-hours a day, 7-days a week. Application and complete job description available at, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or phone 228-5631.  Position closes 03-30-2017; EOE/AA.

The City of Sand Point is hiring a Water/Wastewater Supervisor

Sand Point is located off the Alaska Peninsula on Popof Island, with a population of 1,000 people. The community is a thriving hub of commercial fishing activity. The island is host to numerous species of birds, and a large herd of buffalo thrives in the coastal terrain of the island. Sport and commercial fishing, boating, hiking, hunting, kayaking, and more are all on the doorstep of Sand Point. Dependable, year-round transportation is available with daily flights from Anchorage.

Under the direction of the Public Works Director, the Water/Sewer Supervisor assumes full responsibility and authority of the city-owned water and wastewater systems - this includes the planning, coordinating and implementation of all activities of the water and wastewater programs and infrastructure. In addition, this position has primary responsibility for all repair and maintenance needs of the city water and wastewater infrastructure. Salary DOE, includes all benefits available to other City employees.

If interested please contact the City Clerk for an application at 907.383.2696, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Positions open until filled.

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City of Saxman is looking for a full-time Public Works/Water Treatment Plant Operator

Must have a Level I Certificate and be able to acquire a Level II Certificate. Must have a valid driver’s license. Pickup an application at Saxman City Hall, 2841 South Tongass, Saxman Community Center or email resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 225-4166 ext. 3 for more information.

Benefits and possible housing available.


City of Valdez -  Utility Technician Position

The City of Valdez is accepting applications for a Utilities Technician; this is a full-time, benefited position working 37.5 hours a week.

Responsibilities include: monitoring and maintaining Water production and Wastewater Treatment Plant equipment, infrastructure and Laboratory.

High School diploma or GED, and a valid State of Alaska driver license required. Preference will be given to those holding Water/Wastewater Certificates and/or degree in Environmental or Biological Sciences. Must possess and maintain State of AK CDL or have the ability to obtain within 12 months of hire.

A pre-employment physical and drug screening required. This position is part of the random UA pool and is also subject to DOT background check.

Wage $25.27-$27.04 DOE/DOQ. Applications will be accepted until filled. For more information visit or call Brad Koch at 835-4888.

Submit completed application package to include cover letter and resume to City of Valdez, Attention HR, PO Box 307/212 Chenega Drive, Valdez, AK 99686. Open until filled, application review begins June 30, 2017 at 5 pm.