Posting Details

  • Deadline: May 29, 2018
  • Salary/Rate: Gr. 3 $18.40 - $23.35/Starting Salary: $18.40

IM Operator II

Performs a variety of manual and semi-skilled tasks in the maintenance and construction of utility infrastructures, such as manholes, sewer lines, drains and other assets. Cleans and inspects utility equipment such as basins, pumps, meters, sewers, regulators, generators, and other equipment. Assists in completing appropriate paperwork regarding work activities. Operates various equipment in the maintenance and cleaning of utility infrastructures, such as TV Cameras, vactors, flushers, diggers, etc. Assists other plan and utility staff with operations, repairs, and related maintenance. Inspects the grounds and equipment of pump, septage, and meter stations and related facilities. Maintains and prepares vehicles and equipment for daily operations. Performs a variety of manual labor in the maintenance of NBC grounds and facilities, such as shoveling snow and assisting with the maintenance and repair of equipment. Performs other duties of similar nature or level.

Posting Details

  • Deadline: May 29, 2018
  • Salary/Rate: U6/$23.35 - $30.63, starting salary $23.35

Laboratory Technician

In accordance with NBC industry/regulatory guidelines (OSHA, DEM, EPA, etc.) perform a variety of routine chemical and biological testing routines on samples submitted to the Laboratory obtained at field locations for analysis (TSS, BOD, Chloride Fecals, nitrites etc.). Set up, maintain and as required, calibrates all laboratory testing and sampling equipment used in daily performance of duties. Maintain an accurate and timely record, and computer data base of all laboratory tests and activities performed. Interacts with other Narragansett Bay Commission operations and support departments regarding information/ status of work laboratory requirements. Within skill and experience capabilities, performs other duties and projects as assigned, to include working off-shifts and being available for emergency call-ins, and working weekends/ holidays on a rotating/ scheduled basis.

Perform other duties as assigned, within skill and experience capabilities.

Posting Details

  • Deadline: May 29, 2018
  • Salary/Rate: Grade 9 $48,310.09 - $72,465.65

Environmental Scientist

Design, implement, support and analyze monitoring plans/ programs which proactively ensure that Narragansett Bay Commission (NBC) wastewater treatment plants, receiving waters and discharges (industrial and NBC) are within permit parameters. Review monitoring data, establish complex data spreadsheets, enter data into computer databases and prepare data analysis and summary reports. Assist with keeping up-to-date with regulations, equipment, procedures, industry trends, general literature and issues involving: wastewater treatment, environmental quality/planning water quality, Narragansett Bay, urban rivers, etc. Design and assist to implement monitoring, environmental and strategic programs and plans. Performs other duties as assigned, within skill and experience capabilities

Posting Details

  • Deadline: May 29, 2018
  • Salary/Rate: U6 / $23.35 - $30.63 (starting salary $23.35)


Responsible for installing, maintaining, and repairing a variety of medium-voltage equipment within the plants, facilities, and grounds. Installs, tests, troubleshoots, and maintains a variety of plant and high voltage electrical equipment, such as motors, pumps, gauges, switches, and other equipment. Performs general electrical preventative maintenance within plant property and at remote facilities and locations. Inspects the plant’s lighting, fire alarm systems, generators, and other electrical equipment, identifies problems, and performs required repairs. Completes appropriate paperwork regarding daily activities. Installs and repairs electrical and instrumentation systems or provides related assistance. Ensures the safety of worksites and job activities. Works with contractors performing electrical work and assists with inspecting and approving projects. Performs other duties of a similar nature or level.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

Posting Details

  • Deadline: May 21, 2018
  • Salary/Rate: Gr.15A $96,878.71 - $145,318.58

Construction Manager

This position is accountable for coordinating all activities pertaining to construction improvements and expansion of the NBC’s wastewater collection and treatment facilities. The responsibilities include application for Federal and State grants and loans, selection of contractors, managing of construction projects and formulation of policy. Develop and implement operating policies, performance standards and goals, budget objectives, staff local regulations. It is necessary that the incumbent keep current on technological improvements to process and equipment, is familiar with environmental issues and knowledgeable of Federal and State regulations. Performs day to day tasks (correspondence, executive meetings, Board of Commissioners meetings, etc.). Performs other duties as assigned, within skill and experience capabilities

Posting Details

  • Deadline: May 29, 2018
  • Salary/Rate: Gr U4 / $20.05 - $25.42 Starting Salary $20.05

Laboratory Clerk

The Laboratory Clerk is responsible for performing a variety of clerical support duties in the maintenance, analysis, and reporting of laboratory data. Maintains a variety of laboratory statistics, data, and records and generates standard and specialized daily and monthly reports. Reviews, processes, and routes a variety of payments, purchase orders, receivables, and other related information. Performs basic office duties, such as copying, filing, faxing, typing standard documents, preparing, sorting, and distributing mail and entering data. Maintains the laboratory's data processing software pertaining to permits, tests, reports, and other operational matters. Records and tracks samples and legally required activities to ensure they are performed in a timely manner. Maintains a variety of electronic folders and the storage of documents and data. Responds to department problems and assists in resolving the situation or contacts appropriate personnel when required. Performs other duties of a similar nature or level.

If job openings are posted, please apply within the application period as shown. The NBC does not assume responsibility for applications sent through the mail. NOTE: The Narragansett Bay Commission union contracts allow a 3 day grace period for its members only.


The Narragansett Bay Commission
Human Resources Office
One Service Road
Providence, RI 02905
TEL: 401-461-8848/ TTY (RI Relay Operator): 711
FAX: 401-461-2242

E-mail hr@narrabay.com. E-mailed resumes must be received in MS Word Format.

The Narragansett Bay Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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