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Deputy Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator

The Town of Highlands has an opening for a Deputy Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator. An employee for this position is responsible for operating and maintaining the Town’s wastewater treatment plant on an assigned shift. Emphasis of the work is on plant operations: performing, operating and maintenance functions related to wastewater processes of disinfection, anaerobic digestive, sludge disposal, and related procedures. Must have strong skills in electrical and plumbing maintenance. A Grade II license is preferred. Salary will depend on experience. Applications can be found online at or at Town Hall located at 210 N 4th Street Highlands NC 28741. Applications can be mailed in or email to Any questions please contact Emilie Nickerson at 828-526-2118.




Applications are also available at Town Hall by calling (828) 526-2118

Town of Highlands is an Equal Opportunity Employer