Has an opening for the following position:
Asst. Water Plant Operator
Open depending on qualifications. Excellent benefits package.
Primary Function: The position performs skilled trades work in the installation, operation,
maintenance, and repairs of the Norris water system facilities including pump stations, water towers, the distribution system,
water hydrants, water meters, and also assists with all aspects of the Norris sewer system.
The work of this job requires sufficient physical strength, stamina, and ability
to pass a pre-employment examination, fit test, and drug test. The
work is physically demanding, may require lifting heavy objects, and may require working in inclement weather and some week-end
and holiday work may be required. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.
Qualifications: – High school diploma or GED with concentration in a vocation program;
applicant must be able to learn, within a reasonable time frame, the basic knowledge and skills necessary for the successful
operation of NWC Water/Wastewater Operations. Will require certification in designated field(s) within 12-18 months of employment
as determined by Norris Water Commission. Applicants need to be at least 18 years of age.
Applications are available in the Norris City Office at 20 Chestnut Drive, Norris,
TN. Please submit application by January 24, 2020 to the City Office, by mail (PO Box 1090, Norris, TN 37828), or email (
The City of Norris is an equal opportunity employer and recruits, employees, trains, compensates, and promotes
without regard to race, creed, color, origin, age, gender, martial status or disability.