Position Title:           DPW Water Worker 3

Department:             Department of Public Works

Union/Grade:            Teamsters/D-12

Full-Time:                   40 hours/week

Salary Range:           $30.92/hr. – $38.83/hr.

Description of position

The town of Wayland seeks qualified candidates for a DPW Water Worker 3 position.   The Water Worker 3 performs technical and skilled manual work in the operation of a water treatment plant and water treatment systems and performs skilled manual and technical work in construction and maintenance of the water distribution system.

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Recommended Minimum Qualifications:

Education: High school diploma; additional related education or training is preferred.

Experience: Three years of experience working in public water systems. Experience in water treatment plant is desirable.


Minimum of a full Grade 2 Treatment (2T) at time of hire; full Grade 2 Distribution (2D) at time of hire or in training Grade 2 Distribution (2D) as soon as possible within DEP regulatory guidelines and applicable laws.

Must have a valid Class B driver’s license.

Must have a valid 2B hoisting license, 2A preferred.

Date posted:  May 11, 2022

Closing date:  Open until filled.

Apply to: Human Resources Manager, Town of Wayland, 41 Cochituate Road, Wayland, MA 01778 or hr@wayland.ma.us. The town of Wayland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.