Water Distribution Superintendent

City of Osawatomie

Job Summary/Objective
The City of Osawatomie, KS is seeking motivated applicants for the position of utilities technician.


  • Installs, maintains, and repairs water lines, valves, meters, fire hydrants, distribution equipment, and other water system infrastructures.
  • Installs, maintains, and repairs wastewater collection system and equipment.
  • Operates and services equipment used in repair, installation, and maintenance of water system infrastructures including compressors, jack hammers backhoes, trenchers, mini ex, trucks, and any other assigned light and heavy equipment.
  • Installs water mains, makes water line taps, and installs water services, valves, and other water devices.
  • Excavate trenches and install shoring as required by OSHA.
  • Identify service and main leaks, operates locators.
  • Clean and monitor lift stations and related equipment.
  • Performs minor concrete work.
  • Notify underground service alert of requirement for locating.
  • Operates wastewater line cleaning equipment
  • All other duties as assigned

Applications may be obtained online, or in person at Osawatomie City Hall 439 Main St, Osawatomie, KS 66064. Salary dependent on qualifications. The City of Osawatomie is an EOE.