Utility Maintenance Worker II

The Details

Position Type

Work for Water

Position Title
Utility Maintenance Worker II
Position Description

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
1. Conducts visual surveillance of the collection system for discharges, sunken areas, ground cracks along pipeline routes, vandalism, structure damages, etc.

2. Repairs and/or replaces manhole covers, frames and bolts.

3. Routinely performs preventive and corrective maintenance and repair to existing wastewater collection system infrastructure. Maintenance work may include but not limited to cleaning and CCTV large diameter pipeline; performing confined space entries, walking pipelines and documenting problems.

4. Performs industrial maintenance type duties to include rough carpentry, plumbing, welding, metal fabrication and basic electrical repairs.

5. Responsible for documentation and record keeping activities of work performed and data entry into the computerized maintenance management system.

6. Performs locates on collection system pipelines to verify locations to minimize conflicts with other facilities or utilities.

7. Observes, records and reports all potential problem areas and any unusual or accidental spills and discharges into the collection system or receiving streams.

8. Performs on-site construction inspection of points of entry, meter stations and various other permitted construction projects within the Authority's easements.

9. May be responsible for responding to various emergency situations, including after-hours, as directed by supervisor.

WORK LEADERSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES
This position does not regularly provide work leadership or full personnel management to any employees.

FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
May purchase materials for maintenance and repair of the collection system and equipment as approved by supervisor. May create purchase requisitions and work orders for approval of supervisor.

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION
(required level of education)
High school diploma or GED.

EXPERIENCE
(minimum years and types of related experience required)
Two years of experience related to collection system inspection, maintenance and repair.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
(any specialized certifications licenses or registrations required by TRA or other authority in order to do the job, including those the incumbent must be able to obtain)
TCEQ Class I Collection System Operator license. Valid Texas driver's license.

KNOWLEDGE
(Information or facts than employee must know in order to be able to perform the work)
Must possess knowledge of wastewater collection system maintenance and repair; operational characteristics of maintenance and construction equipment and tools used in work activities; occupational hazards and standard safety practices including those associated with working in confined spaces; practices and procedures of traffic control; principles and procedures of record keeping; computer applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, computer maintenance management system and GIS.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES
(developed capability to use or apply knowledge effectively or dexterity/coordination in the performance of physical tasks)
Ability to make good decisions and exercise good judgment. Good oral and written skills. Must have basic skills to include electrical carpentry, welding, metal fabrication, plumbing and proficiency in the use of computer applications such as Microsoft Office.

GUIDANCE RECEIVED
Receives regular instructions and chooses between a range of procedures. Follows and chooses from a range of established procedures, work methods and direct instructions. Has some flexibility about the sequence of work. Issues outside of specific instructions and procedures are referred to supervisor or more senior position.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
This position requires moderate to heavy physical labor with daily lifting requirements up to 25 lbs. and occasional lifting up to 60 lbs. Subject to standing, sitting, walking, climbing, bending, crawling, squatting, kneeling and working in cramp and strained positions for extended periods of time.

WORKING CONDITIONS
Working conditions include exposure to weather, odor, noise, chemical hazards, gases and dust, standing for prolonged periods of time, walking up and down several flights of stairs, climbing and descending ladders, working at heights, and working in tight or confined spaces.

TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT USED
Hand tools, tractor, shop tools, backhoe, crane, vac-jetter truck, TV inspection equipment, flatbed truck, safety equipment, boom truck, heavy equipment, pumps and pipe fusion machine, shop tools, welding equipment and office equipment.


Qualifications
Skills
Required
Mechanical SkillsSome Knowledge
Computer/Technical SkillsSome Knowledge
Written SkillsSome Knowledge
Communication SkillsSome Knowledge
Analytical SkillsSome Knowledge
Behaviors
Preferred

Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity

Team Player: Works well as a member of a group

Motivations
Preferred

Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization

Growth Opportunities: Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility

Education
Required

High School or better.

Licenses & Certifications
Required

Valid TX Driver Lic
Preferred

TCEQ Class I Coll Sys Op

Position Salary

Commensurate with experience and qualifications

Position Notes

Working conditions include exposure to weather, odor, noise, chemical hazards, gases and dust, standing for prolonged periods of time, walking up and down several flights of stairs, climbing and descending ladders, working at heights, and working in tight or confined spaces.

Position Minimum Experience

Two years experience related to collection system inspection, maintenance and repair.

Qualifications

Preferred Education

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Scope of Responsibilities

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Application Closing Date

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Application Instructions

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