Water Operator I

South Norwalk Electric and Water, a water and electric utility owned and operated by the Second Taxing District, Norwalk, Connecticut, is currently accepting applications for the following position:


This gateway position is responsible for:

  • monitoring the control system and operations for our water filtration and distribution system including preventive maintenance
  • record keeping
  • data entry
  • facility and equipment

It is expected that this candidate will be trained and advance over time with increasing levels of responsibility, all training costs are covered by SNEW.


  • High School diploma with strong math skills in algebra
  • valid driver’s license with a good driving record
  • ability to obtain a valid Connecticut Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), Class B (without restrictions E,G,L or R)
  • ability to operate computer systems proficiently
  • general knowledge and interest of mechanics, biology and chemistry
  • candidate must be in good physical condition and have physical stamina to work in all weather conditions year round
  • ability to obtain certification as a Treatment Plant Operator and Distribution Operator by the state of Connecticut
  • must be fluent in English, both oral and written
  • must be available for emergency call and on-call duty
  • must live within 30 minutes commute to the Wilton filtration plant or the Water Street office in Norwalk

SNEW offers a competitive salary plus a comprehensive benefits package. An application packet is available at South Norwalk Electric & Water, One State Street, Norwalk, CT 06854 or applications can be found on our website on the Career Opportunities page.

Applications must be submitted by March 28, 2022 for consideration.


Job Details

September 19, 2022