Lamoni Municipal Utility


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WANTED:  Water Plant & Wastewater Plant Operator/Technician Grade 1-2

Performs duties required relating to water production at the Water/Wastewater Plant, including maintenance and repair of building, grounds, filtration, and feed equipment, wells, pumps and motors, water towers, and well field. Performs associated testing, monitoring, and recording required by local, state, and federal law. Performs skilled and routine tasks involving customer services in adjusting and installing water taps, meters and other types of customer services.

  • Operates and controls electric motors, pumps, and valves to regulate flow of raw water into treating plant.
  • Tests water samples.
  • Records and monitors data.
  • Performs inspection of water towers and associated booster pumps and controls.
  • Inspects and assists in water main installations, well repairs, installation and removal of water meters, location of water leaks and valves; makes water taps; operates water valves and curb stops; and uses pipe location and leak detector.
  • Locates underground water utilities.
  • Operates and maintains vehicles and equipment.
  • Maintains and flushes fire hydrants.
  • May read meters.
  • May provide mutual aid with other utilities in emergency situations.
  • May assist in training new employees when needed.

The successful candidate, upon job offer, must pass a drug screen and will be included in random drug testing program.  Starting wage is commensurate with experience.  This is a full-time position includes a generous benefit package.  Send resume and/or application to: Lamoni Municipal Utilities, 111 S. Chestnut Street, Lamoni, IA  50140.  For questions, contact our office, 641-784-6911, Monday through Friday, during normal business hours. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Click here to download an application:  LMU Job Application


Lamoni Municipal Utilities provides the city with electric, water, wastewater, and natural gas services. Our focus remains constant as to being able to provide dependable service at the best possible value. The Lamoni community has enjoyed this benefit do to LMU being a locally owned, not-for-profit utility since 1935.

LMU is governed by the Lamoni City Council. The City Council meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month at 7:00 p.m. Agenda items pertaining to the utility is normally scheduled on the 2nd Thursday of each month. For more information on the City Council, click here.  


    Our staff

    Jon Barney, Superintendent
    Terry Fulton, Distribution Manager
    Valerie Norman, Office Manager

    Customer service

    M-F: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    Sat & Sun: Closed

    Emergency Service
    Available 24/7

    (641) 784-6911

    Contact us
    111 South Chestnut Street
    Lamoni, Iowa 50140
    (641) 784-6911