The Macon Water Authority

790 Second Street • Macon, GA 31202-0108 • (478) 464-5600

Career Opportunities

Those seeking employment opportunities with the MWA can apply by faxing a cover letter, application, and résumé to 478-741-2629, or by submitting it online.  Please specify the job title on the cover letter.

[Note: the Georgia Department of Labor assists the MWA in identifying and processing job applications.]

Applications for job openings are available with instructions on how to submit, including the following means for applying for employment online.  Completed job applications can be submitted to the MWA Human Resources Department by emailing them to

The Authority is accepting applications for the following positions:

Open Positions

Equipment Operator

Job Summary: Operates all motorized equipment for Macon Water Authority jobs. Oversees and assists in waterline maintenance and repair. Run crew in absence of Supervisor. Answers to Distribution S... More info »

Waterline Maintenance Worker I

Job Summary: Performs unskilled to skilled work in the installation, maintenance and repair of fixtures for the Authority’s Water Distribution System.   Essential Duties: Performs insta... More info »

Sewer Conveyance Tech II

Job Summary: Perform skilled work in the maintenance and repair of sewer lines and related equipment for the Authority’s wastewater collection system. Essential Duties: • Tests and inspe... More info »

Buildings & Grounds Maintenance Worker I

Job Summary: Performs basic maintenance and repair work to all facilities and grounds. Essential Duties: • Performs various janitorial duties to include waxing and buffing of floors. • Pe... More info »

Buildings & Grounds Supervisor

Job Summary: The supervisor is responsible for oversees building maintenance projects, janitorial duties and painting detail. Manages lawn maintenance at all MWA locations, including lift station... More info »

Water Plant Operator

Job Summary:This position is responsible for operating the Water Treatment Plant to ensure an adequate and safe water supply. Essential Functions:• Controls treatment plant processes and equip... More info »

Wastewater Treatment Operator

  Trainee:  Performs technical duties in the daily operations of the wastewater treatment plant by observing the operation of bar screens and grit chambers, clarifiers, re-circulation pum... More info »

Maintenance Mechanic I

  Job Summary: Performs semi-skilled to skilled technical work in the maintenance, repair and installation of water distribution repumping equipment, machinery and storage facilities.  &... More info »

Heavy Equipment Operator - Stormwater

  Job Summary: Excavates ditches for the installation and/or repair of stormwater pipes and structures by operating heavy equipment with complex controls requiring a relatively high degre... More info »

Systems Administrator

  Job Summary:   This position is responsible for meeting the daily Software configuration requirements of the Macon Water Authority (MWA).  The Systems Administrator performs advanc... More info »

Macon Water Authority
790 Second St.
P.O. Box 108
Macon, GA 31202-0108
(478) 464-5600
(478) 741-9146

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Career Opportunities

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Projects & Bids

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