Position: Field Technician

Program: Northern Arapaho Water & Sewer Department

Wage: $16.00-$18.00/hr. 40 hours/week

Opening: February 20, 2019           Closing: March 15, 2019

Position Summary: The Field Technician is responsible for reading water meters and recording the consumption of water for the Northern Arapaho Tribe’s Ethete Water System.

Duties and Responsibilities: 

Ability to walk or drive along established routes to take readings of meter dials and must be able to operate tribally owned vehicles 

Read water meters and enter data in hand held computers 

Enter data collected into the software programs which include Abila and Sensus software programs 

Verify readings in cases where consumption appears to be abnormal and record possible reasons for fluctuations 

Inspect meters for unauthorized connections, defects, or damage 

Report maintenance or equipment problems to appropriate personnel (Water Operators)  Connect and disconnect water services at specific locations 

Ability to deliver door knockers to individual residential or commercial locations 

Collect deposits, payments, fees, and past due bills 

Record meter information from NAWSD Application 

Assist NAWSD with water breaks 

Summarize and interpret the data 

Other duties as assigned

Education and Experience

• High School diploma required

• Knowledge of computers and relevant software applications such as Word and Excel. Need ability to attend training for reading water meters and working with required software.


• Valid Driver’s License

• Must be eligible to legally be employed in the US

• Ability to perform physical requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodations

• Successfully pass pre-employment (post offer) drug screen, background check, and motor vehicle records check

How to Apply:

Complete Northern Arapaho Application form and submit to N.A.T. Human Resources P.O. Box 396, Ft. Washakie, WY 82514 or submit in person to Human Resources located at the Tribal Complex Building, 533 Ethete Road, Ethete, Wyoming.