The City of Norris                                                                                                                             P.O. Box 1090, Norris, TN 37828 



Norris Water Commission

Has an opening for the following position:

Asst. Water Plant Operator


Salary: 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.