Employment Opportunities

Mount Holly Municipal Utilities Authority

Job Opening Notice

Posted: June 6, 2024

The Mount Holly Municipal Utilities Authority is an equal opportunity employer.

Position:   Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator (Entry Level)

Note: Applicants must submit to the following:

  • Alcohol and Controlled Substance Screening
  • Post offer physical
  • Driver’s License check
  • Reference check

Duties: A plant operator is responsible for completing daily operational duties to include: equipment checks, housekeeping, landscaping, equipment operation, vehicle operation, preventive maintenance and other duties as assigned.


  • The position requires the employee to be dependable, self-motivated and reliable. A valid New Jersey driver’s license is required.
  • The employee must be able to follow both written and verbal instructions and perform as part of the operations team.
  • The employee will be required to work overtime and to provide adequate coverage during emergencies.
  • The employee will be required to work shift work which may include any or all of the flowing shifts; 11PM – 7AM, 7AM – 3PM, or 3PM – 11PM. In addition, days off are subject to scheduling and could be a combination of any two days during the week from Sunday – Monday. Weekend days off are not guaranteed.

Training: While prior experience will be taken into consideration, it is not required. All Training for the position of Plant Operator will be a combination of on-the-job training, classroom instruction, individual instruction and the review of manuals, guidelines, verbal and written instructions.

Pay and Benefits: In accordance with current CBA between the Construction and General laborers’ Union, Local 172 of South Jersey and the Mount Holly Municipal Utilities Authority.

Application Deadline: Candidates for this position must submit an application which can be obtained from our website at mhmua.com to the Operations Superintendent, Robert Young at youngb@mhmua.com prior to June 21, 2024. No walk-ins are welcome at this time.

Plant Operator Grade Level I Job Description

Employment Application