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Employment Opportunities & Information



OPERATOR I - $61,111.96 - $77,996.07/annually

OPERATOR II - $70,871.14 - $90,451.53/annually



The mission of the Marina Coast Water District (the “District”) is to “provide our customers with high quality water, wastewater collection and conservation services at a reasonable cost, through planning, management and the development of water resources in an environmentally sensitive manner.” The District serves approximately 38,000 residents through 8,500 connections in its Marina and Fort Ord (Ord Community) service areas.  It serves a diverse community of cultures and industries including education, the military and commercial agriculture


MCWD is looking to fill the position of System Operator at either the Grade I or Grade II level depending upon qualifications and certifications.  A sample of some of the duties include:


  • Troubleshoot problems in water treatment and distribution and wastewater collection systems, including stationary and
  •    mobile mechanical and electrical equipment; estimate materials and supplies required and perform skilled repair work;
  • - Respond to customer complaints and emergency calls for services; use inspection equipment to identify causes; and
  •   assist in mitigating overflow spills, leakages and damage as required;

Inspect underground wastewater collection mains and associated appurtenances using closed-circuit television

  equipment to locate leaks, breaks, infiltration and the buildup of debris, roots and other materials on a scheduled

  preventive maintenance basis;

Inspect underground water pipes;

Learn and perform chlorination of the water distribution system and the maintenance of chlorination equipment;

Possess knowledge of principles, practices, tools equipment and supplies required to maintain and repair water

   treatment and distribution infrastructure, wastewater collection mains, and lift stations.


For more info. on how to obtain an app. pkg., please call Human Resources at (831) 883-5927 or email rgill@mcwd.org or visit our website at www.mcwd.org to obtain a job description and application.  Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed District application.

Position :  Open until closed



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