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with the City of Shawnee
The City of Shawnee is an Equal Opportunity Employer
We conform to all the laws, statutes, and regulations concerning equal employment opportunities and affirmative action. We strongly encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply to all of our job openings. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, age, disability status, Genetic Information & Testing, Family & Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We prohibit Retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer or the government, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint or otherwise oppose discrimination.
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How Do I Apply?

Are you interested in becoming a City of Shawnee employee? Listed above are the positions that are currently open with us right now. You can download the City Application by clicking its link above.

Once you have filled out the application completely, you can either mail it to the HR Department, 16 West 9th Street, Shawnee, Oklahoma 74802-1448, email to personnel@shawneeok.org or fax it to Jennifer Dawson at (405) 878-1734. If you are applying for more than one position within the City of Shawnee, a new application has to be filled out for each position.

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The City of Shawnee requires a pre-employment drug screen and physical for its potential employees.


General City of Shawnee Employee Information

 The City of Shawnee offers positions in these categories:

  • Full Time
  • Part Time (averages from 20 to 29 hours a week)
  • Seasonal Temporary Help (variation on the hours and type of work) 


The City of Shawnee is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination because of race, sex, religion, age, national origin or disability in recruiting, hiring, training, transfers, and promotions for any and all positions with the City of Shawnee


Current Employment Opportunities
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Job TitlePlant Operator
DepartmentWater Treatment Plant
Date Posted12/2/2016
Posting Expires12/9/2016
Job DescriptionCity of Shawnee






Job Description













JOB TITLE: Treatment Plant Operator






FLSA: NON-EXEMPT






DEPARTMENT: Utilities






PAY RANGE: 13 $14.93/hr






ACCOUNTABLE TO: Treatment Plant Supervisor













SHIFT: 2:30 PM to 11:00 PM






DAYS OFF: Wednesday & Thursday













PRIMARY OBJECTIVE OF POSITION: Under general supervision is responsible for monitoring and operating of their assigned Water and/or Wastewater Treatment facilities. Work varies requiring individual judgment and decision making within well established Federal and State regulations.













ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:






• Physical demands include some bending, stooping, walking on rough or uneven terrain, kneeling, and lifting up to 60#s (greater with assistance). Work may be performed in uncontrollable working conditions of heat, cold, dampness, and exposure to chemicals and infectious wastes;













• Must possess and maintain ODEQ Class D Water or Wastewater Certifications, Class C Water or Sewer Lab Certifications within one year of employment, and Class C Water or Wastewater Certification within two years of employment and maintain such certifications throughout employment; Type of license dependent upon the type of plant assigned (Water or Wastewater);













• Must possess a valid Oklahoma Driver’s License.













MAJOR AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY AND PERFORMANCE:






• Operates the assigned water and/or wastewater treatment plant in compliance with federal and state regulations;













• Monitors control panels, starts and stops pumps, adjusts valves and gates as appropriate to control the treatment processes;













• Observes variations in operating conditions and interprets meter and gauge readings, testing results to determine load requirements;













• Loads and unloads chemicals, add chemicals to treat water;













• Monitors control panels and adjusts controls to specified levels;













• Monitors equipment to determine any malfunction and provides maintenance of the assigned treatment facility and makes repairs as needed;













• Checks the building and grounds for needed repairs and cleanliness and arranges for the needed maintenance;













• Work may include weekends and holidays;













• Performs related duties as required.













• Maintains daily logs, records, and prepares various monthly reports;













• Is responsible for assigned facilities and equipment of substantial value requiring care;













• Contacts with fellow employees and others requires common courtesy and respect;













• Work is often performed in an uncontrolled environment that may require the use of proper safety equipment and procedures to prevent injury.













SUPERVISION - RESPONSIBILITY FOR WORK OF OTHERS: May supervise Treatment Plant personnel as assigned in the absence of the Plant Supervisor.













EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:






• High school graduation or its equivalent; PLUS













• Minimum one year work experience with experience in Water and/or Wastewater Treatment field preferred;













• Previous mechanical experience desirable;













• Must possess and maintain ODEQ Class D Water or Wastewater Certifications, Class C Water or Sewer Lab Certifications within one year of employment, and Class C Water or Wastewater Certificate within two years of employment and maintain such certifications throughout employment; Type of license dependent upon the type of plant assigned (Water or Wastewater);













• Must possess a valid Oklahoma Driver’s License and maintain status of insurability.













EXAMPLES OF PERFORMANCE CRITERIA AND EXPECTATIONS:






• Maintains knowledge of all permits applicable to the Water and Wastewater Plants and assures compliance with the regulations and permits;













• Establishes and maintains effective communication and working relationships with fellow employees, other officials, and the public;













• Must be able to work in confined spaces;













• Performs Quality Assurance and Quality Control testing for the Plants and submits reports to the proper authority as required;













• Possesses the skill to perform laboratory tests and to interpret test results;













• Demonstrates the ability to follow oral and written instructions;













• Mows the grass and performs other maintenance of the Plant grounds;













• Works shifts as may be required;













• Performs such other duties as may be assigned.













Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.













Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the non-essential functions.






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Job TitleMeter Reader
DepartmentCustomer Service
Date Posted11/28/2016
Posting Expires12/6/2016
Job DescriptionCity of Shawnee



Job Description







JOB TITLE: Meter Reader I



FLSA:



DEPARTMENT: City Clerk



PAY RANGE: 7 $11.95



ACCOUNTABLE TO: Lead Meter Reader







PRIMARY OBJECTIVE OF POSITION: Under general supervision is responsible for manual and semi-skilled work. Is responsible for reading and recording usage, connects, and disconnects of water service; Work varies, may require limited individual judgment within well defined procedures and standards.







ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:



• Physical demands include bending, stooping, climbing, twisting, reaching, walking on rough or uneven terrain, kneeling, and pulling or lifting up to 50#s (greater with assistance).



• Work may be performed in uncontrollable working conditions of inclement weather of heat, cold, dampness, and hazardous chemicals;



• Must possess and maintain ODEQ Class D Water and Wastewater Certificate within one year of employment and maintain such Certification throughout employment;



• Must possess a valid Oklahoma Driver’s License.







MAJOR AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY AND PERFOMANCE:



• Reads water meters in the field on an assigned route and inputs the usage of water into a hand held computer; Meter readings may not be estimated;



• May have to perform re-reads;



• Makes turn-ons and turn-offs at water meters;



• Tests meters to ensure proper functioning, reports defects, and cleans out meter boxes as necessary;



• May assist in the installation, replacement, and/or removal of meters;



• Inspects the location of water service lines for water leaks and makes necessary field repairs;



• Detects hazardous atmospheres and corrects before entry;



• May be required to function as a line maintenance worker;



• Performs other duties as may be assigned.







SUPERVISION – RESPONSIBILITY FOR WORK OF OTHERS: None required







EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:







• Graduation from high school, or its equivalent; PLUS



• One year work experience with previous computer experience desired;



• Must possess and maintain ODEQ Class D Water and Wastewater Certificate within one year of employment and maintain such Certification throughout employment;



• Must possess a valid Oklahoma Driver’s License and maintain a status of insurability.



JOB TITLE: Meter Reader I (continued)







EXAMPLES OF PERFORMANCE CRITERIA AND QUALIFICATIONS;







• Must possess the ability to deal effectively with potentially irate customers with tact and diplomacy;







• Must effectively communicate with fellow employees, and the public;







• Must possess the ability to utilize small tools such as pipe wrench to repair and maintain water meters and meter boxes to connect and disconnect service;







• Must possess the ability to read and record information accurately into hand held computer;







• Must be willing to periodically perform stand-by and callback work during off duty hours;







• Performs other duties as may be assigned.



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