Cucamonga Valley Water District

Water Treatment Plant Operator I

Onsite - Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Application Deadline: 8/5/24

Job Title: Water Treatment Plant Operator I

 Pay Range: $5,822- $7,569 (monthly)

4% COLA effective 07/14/24


The Cucamonga Valley Water District is seeking two (2) Water Treatment Plant Operator  I’s.

Under supervision, operates one or more water treatment plants on an assigned shift; performs related maintenance-oriented tasks, keeps records, and prepares reports; and performs various tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility.

The Water Treatment Plant Operator I is an entry-level in the Water Treatment Plant Operator series. At this level, incumbents learn and perform a limited range of less complex or specialized work tasks, preventive maintenance, and quality assurance/quality control (QA/QC) under closer supervision. At this level, incumbents function as a T2 Shift Operator as defined in applicable state drinking water regulations.



View the Job Flyer and the Job Description for additional details.


Interested applicants must apply on the CVWD website at


Planning for advancement – the successful Water Treatment Plant Operator I candidate must pass the T3 exam.

Includes mandatory standby rotation

Copies of certifications are required in addition to the application, resumes are recommended. 


·      Cafeteria-style benefits

·      Vacation time, sick leave, holidays, personal days

·      Post-Retirement Medical Benefits

·      4/10 work schedule

·      Longevity Pay Program

·      Certification/Education Incentive Program

·      Life Insurance

·      Wellness Benefit

·      CalPERS retirement package (Employees do not contribute to Social Security)

For a complete list of benefits and details regarding the CalPERS retirement package, see the Benefits Summary.


Applicants are encouraged to apply early. Applications will be accepted until Monday, August 5, 2024, with the first review of applications on July 22, 2024.


Please note that this recruitment may close at any time without prior notice.

The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute a contract expressed or implied and any provision contained herein may be modified or revoked without notice. CVWD is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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