Employment Opportunities


Hartselle Utilities provides drinking water, sanitary sewer, and natural gas utility services to residential, commercial and industrial customers throughout the City of Hartselle.

HU is seeking candidates to fill laborer positions in our Field Operations Department.  This position offers a minimum starting pay of $16 per hour.  Starting pay is commensurate on experience.  In addition to pay, HU provides an extensive benefits package.

This position performs manual labor in our Field Operations work crews and learns to perform semi-skilled work in the maintenance, operation, repair and construction of Hartselle Utilities’ water, sewer, and natural gas distribution and collection systems.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:
• Possess a high school diploma or GED.
• Prior work experience in an industrial/mechanical setting, operating, or working alongside backhoe, loader, forklift or related material handling equipment experience is preferred.
• Possess a current and valid Class A CDL or ability to obtain CDL; and be insurable.
• Must reside within a ten (10) mile radius of HU’s warehouse facility located at 800 Sparkman Street NW, Hartselle, AL.
• Ability to obtain and maintain Natural Gas Operator Qualification Training (OQT) as established by the APSC with 180 days of employment.
• Ability to successfully complete Operator Qualification Training (OQT) modules and associated field evaluations applicable to this position.
• Ability to obtain and maintain Alabama Grade I Water Distribution System certification and Grade I(C) Public Wastewater Collection Systems certification within five (5) years of employment.
• Completion of CPR/First Aid training acceptable to HU.
• Ability to travel as needed for work and training.
• Ability to work non-standard hours and participate in HU on-call rotation schedule.
• Ability to pass a pre-employment background check and random drug screenings.

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To apply, please click here to complete the online application and upload your resume and letter of interest/cover letter.

Hartselle Utilities is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Drug Free Workplace.