Public Service Worker - Utilities

The City of Wayzata is now accepting employment applications for the position of a full time Public Service Worker - Utilities Department.

General Duties

This position performs a variety of skilled and unskilled tasks associated with the operation and maintenance of the city’s water and wastewater (utilities) department; operates a variety of motorized and non-motorized equipment and tools, performs inspection and maintenance on tools and equipment that is assigned; assists other departments when assigned; performs a variety of maintenance tasks associated with the day to day operation of the city’s water and wastewater utilities.


Minimum Requirements

Qualified candidates will have a high school diploma or GED equivalent, valid MN Driver’s license with a good driving record, ability to work a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends when required, possess (or be able to obtain within 6 months) a valid MN Class B commercial driver’s license with tanker and air brake endorsements. Must meet all state and federal mandated requirements and local policies such as a CDL drug and alcohol testing and criminal background check.  


Desired Qualifications

  • Previous experience in the operation and maintenance of a water or sewer utility
  • Vocational/technical training in water, sewer, or related field
  • Class D (or higher) Water License
  • Class SD (or higher) Waste Water Collection License



For complete information on the position, please see the attached job description. The 2021 salary range is $23.61 to $31.85 per hour depending on qualifications, with excellent benefits. 


Completed applications are due by Friday, May 21, 2021, no later than 4:30 pm. All submissions require a cover letter, resume, and city application.  Direct correspondence to: City of Wayzata, Human Resources, 600 Rice Street East, Wayzata, MN  55391 or


Application Process (subject to change)

Application Deadline          May 21, 2021 at 4:30 pm

First Round Interview         June 11, 2021

Second Round Interview    June 21, 2021