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Town of Avon Water Systems Technician

Avon DPW

Water Systems Technician

Town of Avon, Massachusetts

The Town of Avon seeks a Water Systems Technician. Responsible for assisting in the operation, repair and maintenance of the water treatment and distribution system, and other public works duties as assigned. Applicants should have water operation experience and must be capable of light to moderate facility maintenance tasks as required.

High school diploma or GED equivalent; drinking water training/certificate preferred. Candidates must have or be able to obtain within the probationary period: 1T and 1D Water Operator’s license; Class B CDL license with air brake endorsement or better; and hoisting license with 1C/2A endorsements or better. The work week is Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Candidates must have ability to work overtime as necessary. Additional weekly stipends for each of the licenses listed above.

The successful applicant shall be required to pass a MassDOT physical, background check and CORI/SORI check. The starting salary for this union position is $23.82 per hour as of July 1, 2020, plus excellent benefits.

Application, cover letter and resumes may be sent to: or by mail to: Town of Avon – Human Resources Coordinator, 65 E. Main Street, Avon, MA 02322. Review of resumes will begin on March 11th, 2021, open until filled. Full details can be found at: AA/EOE.

Mass Rural Water Association

781 Millers Falls Road, Northfield, MA 01360

Phone: 413-498-5779

Fax: 413-498-9943