(540) 908-4212

201 Green StreetBridgewater, Virginia  22812

Water Plant Operator

Water Plant Operator

The Town of Bridgewater Water Department will be accepting applications for a Full-Time Water Plant Operator. Pay will be based on experience and qualifications, benefits included.  The Water Plant Operator will perform a variety of tasks in the operation and maintenance of a water treatment plant and work a rotating shift schedule which includes nights, weekends, and holidays.


  • Preference will be given to candidates that possess a Class I or Class II Waterworks Operator License.  Additional on-the-job training will be provided for candidates with a Class III or Class IV Waterworks Operator License.
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Valid Virginia driver’s license
  • Possess knowledge of computer software including Microsoft Word, excel, and data management systems.
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds.
  • Must be willing to function in a Team oriented workplace.
  • If selected for hire, candidate will be subject to a background check and drug test.

The Town of Bridgewater is an EEOC employer committed to the principle of equal opportunity for all qualified persons, and employees without regard to any individual’s creed, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender, age, handicap, familial status, or sexual orientation.

$19.00 to $33.60 / hour
For full-time positions, the Town provides ample benefits, including health insurance, vacation, sick leave, VRS retirement, and life insurance.   

Job Type

An application can be obtained here.

Please submit a resume and application to employment@bridgewater.town or mail to: 
Town of Bridgewater 
PO Box 72 
Bridgewater, Virginia 22812