Water/Wastewater Operator Maintainer

The City of Starke has a position open for a Water/Wastewater Treatment Operator. This is technical work in the operation and maintenance of the water and wastewater plants and lift stations. Work is performed under general supervision of the Water/Wastewater Supervisor. Employees in this class may be required to work evenings, weekends, holidays and rotating shifts.

A high school diploma or General Education Diploma (GED) is required. Successful completion of a Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) approved training course for the “C” level license (correspondence or classroom setting).

License/Certification /Registration
A valid driver’s license is required prior to appointment and must be maintained during employment in this class.

Must possess a FDEP Class “C” Wastewater Treatment Operations License in plant operations and/or a Class “C” Water Treatment Operations License in plant operations as issued by the State of Florida or ability to satisfactorily obtain a license within 1 year of employment.

Pay Rate: $15 – $19/hour depending on qualifications

Employment applications can be picked up and returned to the City of Starke Operations Department at 601 North Orange Street, Starke, FL 32091. You can also find current employment applications on the City of Starke website at and either return it in person or mail it to the above address.

Job Posting: May 28, 2020

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

The City of Starke is an EOE/Drug Free Workplace.