Douglasville-Douglas County Water and Sewer Authority

"Award-Winning Service
For Our Local Community"

8763 Hospital Drive, Douglasville, Georgia 30134       P.O. Box 1157, Douglasville, Georgia 30133          (770) 949-7617    7:30 A.M. - 5:30 P.M. Monday - Friday

Job Opportunities


Interested in working for an award-winning local company with excellent benefits and a commitment to environmental stewardship? WSA is an equal opportunity employer, and our benefits package includes health insurance, prescription insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, disability insurance, and a defined benefit pension plan. The Authority has an operating budget of approximately $40 million and a five-year capitol improvements program of approximately $145 million. A drug screen and security/MVR record check are required.

Meter Reader:
This position will be responsible for a variety of duties including the ability to perform accurate reads of residential/commercial water meters on assigned routes within established time standards, using a hand-held device or drive by unit. Must consistently strive to maintain an error factor of less than 2 percent. Perform special readings and re-checks as required. Check that meters are functioning properly and that associated radio read equipment is connected as designed. Begins and terminates service to customers as needed. 

Water Plant Operator Trainee:
This individual will receive on the job training on the daily operation of a 23 million gallon a day Surface Water Plant. This individual will receive training and skills required to operate and maintain a drinking water plant while working to obtain a class 3 Water System Operator license from Georgia. This individual must obtain Georgia certification as a Class 3 Water System Operator within one year of employment. Must have high school Diploma or GED. Some college course work in mathematics, chemistry, and other science desirable. This individual will possess excellent math & science skills, a desire to work in a laboratory atmosphere, a great attitude, and be available to work the evening or night shifts following training. Starting pay $34,238 and includes all benefits.

Water Plant Operator:
Job duties include day-to-day operations of newly renovated 23 MGD drinking water treatment plant. Applicants must possess a Georgia Class 3 Water Operator License or higher, an excellent attitude, and be able to work evening or swing shifts. Salary for this position ranges between $38,000 and $50,000, dependent on experience. Applicants may send resumes to Water Treatment Plant Superintendent at

Senior Equipment Operator:
Job duties include operating wheeled and track vehicles and other moderately complex construction equipment. Operate, service, and perform minor maintenance on equipment for transporting personnel and materials. Must have a valid Georgia Driver’s License – Class A CDL.

Job duties include work of routine difficulty in manual labor involving physically demanding unskilled and limited semi-skilled tasks. Works as a member of water, wastewater, or construction crew maintaining water and/or sewer lines. This position requires the employee to be on-call on a rotating basis.


Send Resume to:

Douglasville-Douglas County Water and Sewer Authority
Attn:  Human Resources Department
P. O. Box 1157
Douglasville, Georgia 30133


Fax Resume to (678) 486-8974


Complete an application at our Administrative Office located at:

8763 Hospital Drive
Douglasville, Georgia 30134