Utilities Maintenance Repairman WWC

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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/10/2016

City of Tyler Tyler, TX

Tyler, TX
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Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Company Ref #
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
High School Diploma or GED


Job Description:

Purpose Of Position Perform preventative and corrective maintenance to the water and sewer systems. Perform other tasks as required. Schedule is Monday through Friday SAM to 5PM, nights and weekends as required and on-call as required. Essential Functions Perform preventative maintenance to sewer mains.Repair meter leaks and water main leaks.Investigate customers` complaints.Relieve sewer stops.Refuel; replace hoses, sewer rods, etc.Flush water mains as needed.Investigate water main leaks and sewer leaks.Perform minor maintenance to machinery.Record keeping and paperwork.Repair sewer mains and services.Assist construction crews when needed.Remove and set water meters.Employee will have direct supervision over one laborer.Must be able to speak. understand, read and write English.Must have working knowledge of materials, methods, and equipment used in maintaining a water and sewer system.Must be able to communicate using a two-way radio: to understand oral and written instructions; to work independently: to effectively communicate with customers and co-workers: perform shift work, after hours, weekend work and rotating call duty.Must be familiar using light to heavy duty trucks, pickups, and trailers; sewer rudder; high pressure water jet rigs, vactor unit trucks: combustible, hydraulic, electric, and hand pumps; power tools, cutters, saws, hammers, compactors, and basic hand tools: electronic locators, gas monitors, and detectors.Must have own transportation and telephone.Must be able to bend, stoop. kneel and walk up to 5 hours daily; lift and carry up to 100 lbs 4 hours daily: occasionally push and pull up to 100 bs I hour: occasionally twist and climb I hour; must be able to grasp objects. have good eyesight with good color vision, and be able to speak clearly.Other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications Must have High School diploma or GED. Must have minimum of two years' of experience in repair/preventative maintenance of the sewer collection system. Must have a TCEQ Class III Waste Water Collection license, or must be able to obtain within one (1) year. Must possess a valid Texas Class \\"B\\" Commercial Driver's License with clear driving record or the ability to obtain within six (6) months. City Of Tyler Policy It is the policy of the City to recruit, employ and to provide compensation, promotion, and other conditions of employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, genetic information or status as a Vietnam era or special disabled veteran, recently separated veteran, and other protected veteran. The City affirms that employment decisions shall be made only on the basis of a person's ability to perform the essential functions of the job. This position does require presence in the office to perform the essential functions of the job. The City shall continually review its employment practices and personnel procedures and take positive steps to assure that equality of employment opportunity in the City of Tyler, Texas is a fact as well as an ideal.

Company Description:

Municipal Government - The City of Tyler is a municipality of over 100,000. It is a place for career growth, satisfaction and real opportunities to contribute to improving your organization, your community, and most importantly, yourself. Public Service to the community and developing excellence through community partnerships are your most important objectives when you take a position with the City of Tyler. We offer a progressive work atmosphere that encourages and nourishes employee growth.