Job Listing Overview

Utility Plant Operator or Operator-in-Training

Copper Mountain, Colorado is a vibrant mountain community renowned for its exceptional skiing, biking, hiking, and fly-fishing opportunities. Located centrally in the Rocky Mountains, Copper Mountain also provides convenient access to other mountain communities and metropolitan resources.

Employment at Copper Mountain Consolidated Metropolitan District (CMCMD) will provide you with the opportunity to be part of a dynamic professional team that appreciates a healthy work-life balance enabling you to enjoy all of the adventures available in the region.

Benefit Overview

  • $54,080 – $101,920 Salary Range
  • 6.5 weeks of PTO annually plus paid holidays
  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • 457 Retirement Plan, with a 6% company match
  • Employee and dependant life insurance
  • 4-10 work week option, day shift only
  • Employee housing options and housing stipend
  • Professional Development and Educational Assistance
  • Copper Mountain Ski Pass

This position requires the knowledge of or ability to learn the following:

  • Operate water and wastewater treatment facilities and sanitary collection and water distribution systems.
  • Monitor water and wastewater treatment plant processes, collect process water samples, perform laboratory analysis, and interpret results. Learn to adjust and optimize water and wastewater treatment system processes based on laboratory results and Operator observations of process conditions to ensure regulatory compliance with the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE).
  • Operate/Maintain/Repair groundwater wells, pump station, chemical, and wastewater process equipment.

In Addition, reliability and honesty are paramount as this position is responsible for public and environmental health and safety.

The position will remain open until filled.

Please visit for more information on essential duties, responsibilities, and qualifications as well as the application procedure. CMCMD is an equal opportunity employer.