Founded in 1889, Enterprise Oregon is located in the northeast corner of Oregon. Enterprise is the County Seat and the largest town in Wallowa County with 1,940 residents.
Surrounded by wide-open prairies with mixed conifer forests to the north and the Eagle Cap Wilderness to the south Enterprise is nestled in the historic and scenic Wallowa Valley, ancient home of the Nez Perce.
Enterprise’s far-sighted city councilors have, over the years, invested in the well-being of the community resulting in a new hospital and a new sewer system. Enterprise also has a High School with 100% graduation rate and a teacher student ratio of 1:13, one of the lowest in the state.
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NOTICE OF POSITION OPENING
CITY OF ENTERPRISE, OREGON
Location: Enterprise, Oregon
Department: Public Works Department
Deadline: OPEN UNTIL FILLED
Thank you for your interest in the position listed above. Please be sure to review the attached job description for more information.
The City of Enterprise is seeking to fill a Wastewater Worker position. Under direction of the Public Works Director, the Wastewater Worker is responsible for a variety of skilled and semi-skilled technical work and maintenance. This position assists in the operation, maintenance, and control of the wastewater treatment system, as well as assists the Sewer Plant Operator in wastewater collection maintenance and operation.
Wage is based on experience and competence with the hourly wage of $21.27-$27.46. This position is a full time position with benefits, including medical, dental, Air-Life, and PERS. Interested individuals are asked to thoroughly review the Job Description attached, carefully read the instructions on the Employment Application, and submit the completed application, appliation questions, and three letters of recommendation to the Enterprise City Hall, 102 E. North St., Enterprise, OR 97828 or to the email address listed below. The applications will be reviewed and you will be contacted upon completion of that review.
Lacey J. McQuead
Enterprise City Hall102 E. North St.Enterprise, OR 97828
(541) 426-4196City Hall Email
Enterprise is located at 45°25'27" N, 117°16'37" W. According to the Wallowa County GIS department, the city occupies a 1.47 square miles or 938.16 acres. The town sits at the base of the Wallowa Mountains at an elevation of 3756' and receives about 12" of annual precipitation.