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Water Distribution Operator II

Hawkins, TX, US, 75765

At Liberty, we hire passionate people who care about doing the right thing for our customers. We are entrepreneurial, creative, and outcome-focused. Here, your natural talent and achievements will flourish in an inclusive environment of teamwork, trust and continuous learning. We are always pursuing excellence to exceed our ambitions goals, rewarding both the goal outcome and how we achieve it.


Join our dynamic team as a Distribution Water Operator III, where you'll play a crucial role in ensuring a safe workplace and delivering top-notch service to our customers. Reporting to the Operations Supervisor, you'll have the opportunity to showcase your skills, contribute to emergency response efforts, and be a part of a company that values safety, professionalism, and teamwork. If you're ready to make a splash in the water industry and contribute to a company that values your skills, apply now and dive into a rewarding career with us!


  • Conduct thorough analysis and make informed decisions on job details and emergencies
  • Maintain and account for tools, equipment, and assigned vehicles
  • Complete daily job safety inspection sheets and accurately read meters
  • Perform leak repairs, mains maintenance, fire hydrant management, new service installations, meter changes, and service repairs
  • Keep the direct Supervisor informed of field customer service issues and needs
  • Utilize PC tablets for field service applications and process service orders efficiently
  • Operate hand and power tools, as well as mechanical equipment, during various tasks such as installing, operating, and repairing mains, services, meters, valves, and fire hydrants
  • Assist in shutdowns, repairs, disinfection, and restoration of water service to customers
  • Oversee and direct contractors as needed
  • Perform other responsibilities as requested by leadership

Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required.
  • Minimum of 2 years of related experience and knowledge of basic construction, maintenance methods, meter reading, and/or procedures in a water utility
  • TCEQ Class D Operator License in specific area of concentration; i.e., Wastewater or Basic Water Operations, or a Class I Collections or ability to acquire within one year from date of hire
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • Basic computer skills, including PC Windows operations knowledge, and experience with communication devices
  • Ability to work independently and responsibly with minimal supervision and function in a team environment
  • Effective communication skills, both orally and in writing, with internal and external customers
  • Willingness to travel occasionally
  • CPR and First Aid training

At Liberty, we provide regulated electricity, water, and natural gas utility services to over 1 million customer connections, primarily in North America. And, our growing portfolio of clean, renewable wind, solar, hydro and thermal power generation facilities represent over 3 GW of renewable generation capacity in operation and under construction. With our robust, diversified, and growing presence in communities across North America and internationally, we are continually demonstrating our “Think Global,  Act Local” business model.


What we offer

  • Company funded Pension program
  • 401k with Company match
  • Full insurance benefits (health/dental/vision/life)
  • Collaborative environment with a genuine flexible working policy
  • Share purchase/match plan
  • Defined Contribution savings plan
  • Top Talent Program
  • Volunteer paid days off
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Achievement fund

We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce.  If you are excited about this role and are not certain you meet the all the qualification requirements, we encourage you to apply to further investigate the opportunity.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value each person’s unique background, diversity, experiences, perspectives and talents. Full participation of all employees in a safe, healthy and respectful environment is key to individual and company success. We are committed to fully utilizing the abilities of all of our employees and expect each of our employees to honor this commitment in their daily responsibilities.

Nearest Major Market: Tyler

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