Collection Systems Worker I Job at Brentwood, Contra Costa County, California

Collection Systems Worker I

City of Brentwood , California

Job Information 


Public Works

Entry Level


$68,036.88 - $82,699.20 Annually

Application Deadline 


01/21/2021 10:00 AM PST

Recruitment Type 

Open Competitive


The Wastewater Division is looking for an individual desiring to start a career in the public sector as a Collection System Worker.  The ideal candidate is someone with wastewater collection system experience or certification, general construction and traffic control knowledge, and the ability to obtain a Class A license.  This candidate must possesses a positive attitude, be willing to learn, have the ability to communicate clearly, and fit into a team environment, which is key to the Division’s success.  

For more information please see the job description here.


Education and Experience Guidelines - Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:

  • Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade.
  • One year of general maintenance and construction experience.
 License or Certificate:
  • Possession of a valid Class C driver's license and ability to obtain a Class A driver's license within 18 months.
  • Possession of a CWEA certification as a Grade I Collection System Worker within 18 months of appointment.


Application Process

Applicants must submit the following:

  1. City of Brentwood Employment Application
Postmarks, faxes and incomplete applications will not be accepted.  Your application must be filled out completely online.  Resumes may also be submitted but it is not a substitute for a completed application.
The examination process will consist of:
  1. Review of applications for minimum qualifications for the position and to ensure all materials have been submitted.
  2. Written Exam -  Applicants possessing these requirements will be invited to take the written test.  The examination will cover elements of the knowledge and abilities identified in the job description and is tentatively scheduled for the week of February 8, 2021
All applicants that pass the examination process will be placed on the eligible list which is good for at least 6 months and may be extended up to an additional 18 months.  This eligible list will be used by the City of Brentwood to fill all current and future openings in this classification as long as the list is active. 

DISCLAIMER: The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute a contract, expressed or implied, and any provisions contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice.  Tests may consist of any combination of written, oral or other exercises or assessment procedures that test content.  Components may include, but are not necessarily limited to, typing, math, reading, writing and analytical skills; problem solving ability; computer and software proficiency, or any other job-related knowledge, skill, ability or qualification.  The City may, without notice, change or eliminate any particular assessment component or combination of components as needs dictate.

All correspondence regarding application status, test and/or interview dates, etc. will be sent by email and will be available on your GovernmentJobs account. Please check your email folders, including your junk/spam folders and accept emails from the domain,, or It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure a correct email address is provided and that all correspondence is received.

The City of Brentwood is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  


708 3rd St

Brentwood, CA 94513