Working Operations Supervisor. City of Bassett is seeking a candidate to supervise working operations of the city (water, sewer, street, parks, cemetery and others).  The following criteria will be considered in evaluating candidates:

  • Possession of Grade 3 or better water license, or ability to obtain a Grade 3 within 1 year of employment.
  • Possession  of Grade 2 or better sewer license, or ability to obtain a Grade 2 within 1 year of employment.
  • Applicants must have a Class B CDL license, or obtain one within 1 year of employment.
  • Skills in maintenance and repairs to water and sewer systems.
  • Skills in the installation of water and sewer systems.
  • Ability to operate heavy equipment such as loader, backhoe, grader, dump trucks, etc.
  • Commercial applicators license for ornamental turf and right of ways  and public health pest control (mosquitos). Must hold at least one license and ability to obtain others within 1 year of employment.


Beginning salary will depend on experience and qualifications – projected between $20.00 and $28.00 per hour.  A starting salary at the top end of the scale will require experience in a municipal water or sewer department and the ability to quickly assume a leadership position.  The City provides a highly competitive benefits package including full family health coverage, with contribution to HSA account and up to an 8% deferred compensation contribution to a 457 plan.  A City Application must be completed, which may be supplemented with a resume.  Application materials will be received until March 1, 2015. Applications are available at City Hall, P.O. Box 383, Bassett, NE 68714 or by calling 402-684-3338.  EOE














City of Bassett
PO Box 383   Bassett, NE 68714
(402) 684-2356