Employment at the Angelina & Neches River Authority

Current Job Openings

Operator II (must possess TCEQ Class C Wastewater license)

Date Available:January 6, 2020
Date Closed: Open until filled
Position Title:Operator II (must possess TCEQ Class C Wastewater license)
Position Classification: Full Time, Non-Exempt

General Duties:

ANRA is seeking a motivated individual to join our team in the role of Class C Wastewater Operator. This is a senior level position that reports to the Operations Manager. The Operations Division operates water and wastewater facilities to achieve compliance with state and federal regulations.
Ideal candidates will exhibit the ability to work with minimal supervision, organizational and communication skills, strong attention to detail and correctness, ability to multi-task, positive attitude, ability to work well with others, strong initiative, ability to meet deadlines, and willingness to accept additional responsibilities.


Primary Duties:

  • Operate water and/or wastewater treatment facilities as assigned, in compliance with state and federal regulatory agency guidelines.
  • Collect samples, set-up automatic samplers, and coordinate sample collections.
  • Learn and understand the methods of sample collection, sample preservation, basic laboratory procedures and analysis to be performed.
  • Perform routine, preventative, and emergency repair and maintenance work of water and wastewater treatment facilities and collection and distribution systems.
  • Become proficient in the operation of the equipment necessary for the repair and maintenance of water and wastewater treatment facilities, collection and distribution systems.

Desired Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent;
  • Must be insurable for automotive insurance policies;
  • Capable of working flexible hours and during inclement weather;
  • Physical ability and agility to deadlift lift 100 lbs. waist high and lift 50 lbs. overhead, climb steps and ladders;
  • Walk ½ a mile across fairly rugged terrain, including walk/climb steep slopes while carrying equipment;
  • Routinely stoop, kneel, bend, and/or squat to install equipment, collect samples, perform tests, and take readings.

Employment Conditions:
Salary Range: $15.25 to $17.50 per hour (depending on experience and qualifications)

Benefits include health insurance, life insurance, vision and dental insurance, annual leave, sick leave, holiday pay, retirement, uniform and apparel programs.  Must possess a valid class “C” driver’s license and pre-employment drug screen mandatory. ANRA is an equal opportunity employer.

For more information about this position, please contact:

Hiring Manager
Angelina & Neches River Authority
2901 N. John Redditt Dr
Lufkin, TX 75904

Phone: 936-633-7549
Email: info@anra.org 

General Information and Forms

Interested parties may apply at the ANRA offices located at 2901 N John Redditt Drive, Lufkin, TX 75904, or mail applications and resumes to:
2901 N John Redditt Drive, Lufkin, TX 75904.

ANRA Job application form (can be printed, electronically submitted*, or emailed to info@anra.org)
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It is the policy of the Angelina & Neches River Authority to provide an equal employment opportunity to all individuals without regard to sex, race, religion, age, marital status, or disabilities.