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Greater Lawrence Sanitary District nears goal to produce enough power to meet its own electrical needs and become a Net-Zero or even Net-Positive energy user.  Read: GLSD Organics to Energy Press Release Dec 10 2019-1

Baker-Polito Administration Invests $2 Million in Emergency Power to Protect Water Quality in Merrimack River

Funding for Greater Lawrence Sanitary District Will Prevent Wastewater Spills

Regulatory support letters for GLSD’s Organics to Energy Project

Greater Lawrence Sanitary District received the following support letters for the Organics to Energy Project. MassDEP Cambridge City Council letter 10-5-18 EPA letter to Cambridge 10-5-18

5/23/18 WM Core – Process Managing Organic Waste

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The Greater Lawrence Sanitary District (GLSD) is a 52-MGD municipal waste water treatment facility in North Andover, Massachusetts. The District provides employees with a competitive benefits package including wages, sick, personal and vacation time and life, dental and health insurance. Additionally, the District offers a defined benefits retirement plan. GLSD is seeking to fill the following positions:

Wastewater Operator – Salary range $19.31-$28.94/hr.
Candidates shall possess a Grade 4 (or higher) Municipal Wastewater Operator License.
Starting salary commensurate with experience

Operator Trainee – Salary $18.40/hr.

The chosen candidates will participate in the daily operations and maintenance of the Wastewater Treatment Facility as directed by the Senior Operator.

These positions are scheduled for 3rd shift, M-F 3 PM to 11 PM with a 10% pay differential and Weekend Nights 11PM – 11AM plus two weekdays 7AM – 3PM with varying pay differentials.

All applicants must be able to pass a background check. Please submit cover letter and resume to Ann Rader, GLSD, 240 Charles Street, North Andover, MA 01845 or EOE

Download the Application Form Here