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Find water operator jobs and wastewater operator jobs at Water District Jobs. Learn more about these careers and their salary ranges, job requirements and qualifications.

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Media Watch

  • Some Marin County, Calif., residents plagued by salty tap water
    Some residents in Marin County, Calif., have begun to notice a peculiar taste when they turn on their faucets: The water, they've found, tastes salty. Though the water does not exceed any primary standards for health and safety, the North Marin Water District said, it doesn't taste the way residents expect — and some people on low-sodium diets say it impacts their health, said Pablo Ramudo, the water quality supervisor and laboratory director for the district. The Press Democrat, Oct. 18
  • Canadian city to get 21,000 gallons of water by air amid suspected contamination crisis
    Public health officials have told residents of Canada’s northernmost capital not to use tap water for drinking and cooking due to suspected fuel contamination in the city’s water supply. The city council of Iqaluit declared a state of emergency Monday and later urged its 7,000-plus residents not to swallow water when taking a shower. Municipal authorities said they were investigating “infiltration into underground chambers” at a city water treatment plant as the potential source of contamination but have not ruled other possibilities. Washington Post, Oct. 14
  • Former water district GM in Fort Worth, Texas, will get $161,647 in settlement
    A former general manager at Tarrant Regional Water District in Fort Worth, Texas, will receive $161,647 to settle a dispute relating to his departure with the district. Jim Oliver, who left the district on July 1, will receive 6 months' pay plus $90,303.28 in unpaid leave and $5,317 in 401(k) contributions. Oliver agreed to drop a threatened age discrimination lawsuit and any claims to a disputed $300,000 payment unilaterally authorized by outgoing board president Jack Stevens. Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Oct. 8