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Wastewater Laboratory Technician

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The City of Burlington Wastewater Utility is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Laboratory Technician. This is a full-time, hourly position. Starting compensation is $22.18/hour with an excellent benefits package.

The Lab Tech is responsible for performing a variety of testing, analysis, and reporting necessary for the compliant operation of the Wastewater Utility. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in chemistry, biology, or other life science, prior lab experience, and a wastewater operator’s license, or the ability to obtain one within 6 months. 

Applications will be accepted until end of business on June 27, 2018. Applications should be submitted to Peter Riggs, Director of Public Works:

In person or by mail:

City of Burlington Public Works, Attn: Peter Riggs
2200 S Pine Street
Burlington, WI 53105

Or email:


Submitting Applications and Resumes

Applications may be obtained online or from City Hall at:
300 N Pine Street
Burlington, WI 53105

Resumes and applications may be submitted in person or by mail to City Hall or faxed to 262-763-3474 unless otherwise stated in the employment listing.

We will contact you if you are selected for an interview or if we need additional information to make decisions regarding your interest. New employees must successfully pass a drug screen and background check.

Thank you for your interest in working for the City of Burlington.