Job Openings

Engineering Technician

Date of Request:              March 23, 2017
Date Required:                 ASAP
Department:                      Utilities, Engineering Department
Position Title:                   Engineering Technician
Name of Supervisor:        Ed Bergsieker, Manager of Engineering
Salary Range:                   Minimum $13.00 Maximum $24.00
Working Hours:                Monday-Friday, 7:00am – 4:00pm, some overtime
FLSA:                                Non-exempt
Type of Position:             Full-Time
Application Deadline:     April 3, 2017

General Summary: 

Under supervision of the Manager of Engineering, the Engineering Technician is responsible for the daily monitoring and inspection of water and sanitary sewer improvements that are currently under construction by either developers or contractors working under contract to the Columbus Utilities, to ensure that the improvements throughout the construction process are constructed in compliance with previously approved plans and specifications. In addition, the Engineering Technician is responsible for maintaining accurate and up-to-date records of all aspects of the construction process.

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Water Treatment Maintenance Person / Plan Operator

Date of Request:                 March 24, 2017
Date Required:                    ASAP 
Department:                        Utilities, Water Treatment Plant
Position Title:                      Water Treatment Maintenance Person / Plant Operator
Name of Supervisor:          Jeffrey A. Fish, Superintendent of Water Treatment
Salary Range:                      Minimum - $13.50/hour Maximum - $24.00/hour
Working Hours:                   Monday–Friday, 7:00am – 4:00pm, Stand-by shifts, some overtime
FLSA:                                   Non-Exempt
Type of Position:                 Full time
Application Deadline:         April 14, 2017

General Summary: 
Under supervision of the Water Treatment Superintendent, the Maintenance Person / Plant Operator is responsible for the daily maintenance and operation of I) twenty-three (23) ground water wells, II) two (2) water treatment plants, III) two (2) booster stations, and IV) five (5) water storage tanks, to ensure that the department provides an adequate supply of quality water to its customers. 

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Columbus City Utilities - Manager of Finance and Business Operations



Date of Request:                   March 14, 2017
Date Required:                      May 19, 2017
Department:                          Columbus City Utilities
Position Title:                        Manager of Finance & Business Operations
Name of Supervisor:            Keith Reeves, Executive Director
Salary Range:                        Minimum $ 54,600     Maximum $ 88,400
Working Hours:                     Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm
FLSA:                                     Exempt
Type of Position:                   Full-time
Application Deadline:           May 12, 2017


General Summary: Administrative position overseeing and responsible for all financial aspects of the Columbus City Utilities including billing, collection, budget preparation and reporting. Responsible for timely filing of variety of federal and state financial forms. Coordinates the preparation of annual budgets. Prepares monthly expenditure reports. Works to prevent and/or remedy customer disputes regarding billing inaccuracies or non-payment. Works with Director and other Managers to predict cost impacts of various operational proposals.

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Part-Time Kennel Assistant

Part-time Kennel Assistant:


  • A Kennel Assistant provides humane care and treatment to animals housed at the Columbus Animal Care Services Center; is responsible for operating and maintaining the facility on a daily basis including cleaning, proper feeding of animals, minor maintenance, intake of fines and fees, preparation of paperwork, and entering of data.
  • In addition, the part-time Kennel Assistant serves as a receptionist for the Columbus Animal Care Services Center, greeting visitors and accepting payments; as an initial contact to the Center, the Kennel Assistant must be able to respond to complaints and requests for information.
  • This is a part-time position and this employee is not provided with any benefits (such as health insurance, paid time off, etc.). This employee shall work no more than 1559 hours per year. A part-time Kennel Assistant will work, on average, 20-29 hours a week, but may work as many as 40 hours a week, as scheduling is flexible.

Non-Exempt Status: Part-time
Supervised By: Animal Care Services General Manager, Animal Care Enforcement Manager

Wage: $7.25 to $10.00 per hour


See attached document for full information regarding this position.

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