Sewer and Water Field Operations
Entry Level Utility Worker
Cranberry Township is currently seeking qualified applicants for a full-time entry level Utility Worker in its Sewer and Water Field Division of the Public Works Department. Cranberry Township is a growing residential and business community that is constantly striving to build connections between the local government and its residents and business owners. The Utility Worker position will serve as a point of contact to both the residents and business owners in the community and serve as an integral role in the Township’s service to the community.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the maintenance of the wastewater collection system and water distribution system. The successful applicant will be trained on GIS mapping, valve and hydrant operation and maintenance, manhole and pipeline assessment, sewer televising and field investigations, installation and repair of sewer and water systems, as well as use portable computer equipment, gas monitors and vacuum/jet truck. This position will require work within confined spaces.
The entry level Utility Worker position requires a H.S. diploma or G.E.D; supplemented by at least one (1) year of experience in a team environment and six (6) months of personal or professional experience that demonstrates the applicant has mechanical or manual labor experience. Candidates must have a current valid insurable driver’s license and acquire a CDL Class A license within one (1) year of hire.
This position will require the successful applicant be able to work outside for extended periods of time, lift up to 75lbs, stand and walk for long periods of time, stoop/bend over to pick up objects, perform repetitive laborious tasks, and safely use construction equipment.
At least one (1) year of field experience within the water and wastewater industry; One (1) year of equipment operator experience; Current valid Class A CDL License.
Hourly Wage pursuant to Collective Bargaining Agreement: $27.14
Fringe benefits include, among other things, health and vision benefits, and a generous deferred compensation plan. Specific questions regarding benefits can be sent to
Internal Posting Date: 06/22/2023 – 06/29/2023
External Posting Date: 7/5/2023 – 7/19/2023
Position Contact Information:
Individuals interested in this position should submit an application by July 19th at