Job Description

Summer Lake Attendants (WATERSHED MANAGEMENT)
Spartanburg, SC, United States of America


Spartanburg Water is an industry leading utility that offers team members a culture of innovation, a history of excellence and an investment in their continued success.   

Nestled in the Piedmont region of South Carolina and a short drive away from the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains and ever-popular beaches of the South Carolina Low country, Spartanburg is a thriving and growing community that is home to seven diverse and well-known institutions of higher learning. Residents enjoy incredible outdoor recreation opportunities, an eclectic and delicious local restaurant and brewery scene, a vibrant cultural environment and the benefits of strong economic growth with an affordable cost of living.

INNOVATION: Through innovative technologies and industry leading practices, Spartanburg Water has had the honor of twice receiving recognition as a Utility of the Future Today – and as one of only two South Carolina utilities to ever receive the award and only one of 18 utilities globally to receive the honor a second time.

HISTORY: Through sustainability and resiliency, Spartanburg Water has consistently provided the highest quality drinking water and wastewater services to our region for more than 100 years, and continues to be a vital part of the area’s successful economic growth and development.


Job Skills / Requirements

Under direct supervision, performs general maintenance and clean-up work on grounds, buildings, docks and other areas of the Spartanburg Water System lakes. Assists Wardens in enforcing watercraft permits, parking, traffic control, and park capacity.  

Cleans and performs general janitorial duties at lake offices, concession areas, bathrooms and surrounding grounds.

Performs grounds maintenance at assigned SWS properties, including picking up litter and emptying trash cans.

Assists Wardens with hauling, loading, unloading boats, turning and backing trailers.

Washes, cleans and polishes assigned vehicles, boats and equipment. Assists with routine maintenance of docks, buildings, public picnic facilities, storage buildings and other SWS structures.

Assists Wardens with emergencies around lakes as needed. Works as Maintenance Worker when assigned.

Assists other SWS personnel with visual inspections of dams, reservoirs or other SWS facilities; provides back-up person for safety.

Attends department and group meetings for training, information and dissemination of information.

Receives and reviews MSDS, memos, delivery receipts, structure agreements, instruction manuals, monies, etc.

Communicates and interacts effectively with supervisor, co-workers, customers, wildlife officers, SCHDEC representatives, lake residents, delivery personnel, etc.

Performs other related duties as required.

You must be 17 years of age or older.

Work Weekends & Holidays. 7:30a.m - 6p.m 4/27/24 - 9/15/24

This job reports to the Watershed Manager

This is a Temporary / Seasonal position Weekends, Summers, Holidays .

Number of Openings for this position: 1