Annual Water Quality Report

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We are once again pleased to present our annual water quality report covering all testing performed between January 1 and December 31, 2020. Over the years, we have dedicated ourselves to producing drinking water that meets all state and federal standards. We continually strive to adopt new methods for delivering the best-quality drinking water to you. As new challenges to …

Service Location Coordinator

Columbia Power & Water Systems (CPWS) seeks an individual for a full-time, non-exempt position to perform administrative tasks associated with the creation of new services. The position will also serve as the primary contact for all individuals desiring new service from CPWS or reconfiguring existing service(s). Duties/responsibilities include the following: complete the electrical permitting process per state standards; complete the …

Information Technology Systems Help Desk Technician

Columbia Power & Water Systems (CPWS) seeks an individual for a full-time, exempt position to provide support for CPWS’ software and hardware on the corporate network to all workforce members. This position is responsible for the timely response and satisfactory resolution of support requests received by phone, email, or in person in addition to supporting existing information technology systems, implementing new systems, …

Notice: Fire Hydrant Flushing

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The Columbia Water System will flush approximately 1600 fire hydrants throughout Columbia beginning April 5, 2021. This activity ensures proper operation and helps maintain high water quality. Flushing hydrants often causes the water to appear cloudy. However, there is no health hazard since the cloudy appearance results from air becoming trapped in the water as a result of the flushing …

Streetlight Information

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The City of Columbia, CPWS, and The Path Company are working together to replace 6,189 streetlights with more energy efficient, environmentally friendly, LED lights. Installation crews are slated to begin work in early March with a timeline of 12-14 weeks. To report streetlight outages, call or email: Columbia TN Streetlight Reports931-548-6545ColumbiaTN@PathCompany.com To ask questions or share concerns regarding this project, …

Water Treatment Plant Assistant Operator

Columbia Power & Water Systems seeks an individual for a full-time, non-exempt, safety sensitive position to perform a variety of limited tasks, under direct supervision, to control Water Treatment Plant machines and equipment to purify and treat water for human consumption and for industrial use. Duties/responsibilities on a limited basis as directed, instructed, and/or assisting others in the performance of …

Water Engineering Technician

Columbia Power & Water Systems seeks an individual for a full-time, non-exempt Water Engineering Technician to inspect and oversee all outsider contractors’ work for Columbia Water System, prepare construction plans, and support the Water Distribution Superintendent with internal design, installation, and maintenance of water infrastructure. Duties and responsibilities include the following: inspect all contractors’ work; design and draft water distribution system extensions; maintain water …

Feb. 17 Study Session Cancelled

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The Board of Public Utilities study session, scheduled for February 17, 2021, has been cancelled. The Board will meet for the monthly meeting on February 24, 2021.

Power System Engineer

Columbia Power & Water Systems seeks an individual for a full-time, exempt position to plan, design, and specify distribution lines and services for Columbia Power System facilities. Duties and responsibilities include the following: provide planning and engineering functions to support the Vice President of Power Operations; direct, coordinate, and execute the development of computer engineering studies, such as system protection, …