Inspects, maintains, repairs and installs mechanical, electromechanical, pneumatic and/or hydraulic
equipment at plant and/or pump stations.
Inspects and performs mechanical, electrical, hydraulic or pneumatic troubleshooting
to determine repairs needed. Estimates time and material costs for assigned
projects. Dismantles equipment to gain access to and repairs defective parts using
hand tools, power tools and precision measuring and testing devices. Re-assembles
and tests equipment ensuring safe and efficient operating condition is restored.
Inspects flow meters, gauges, flow ratios, pressures and related controls on
instrument panels, computer terminals and programmable logic control units and
diagnoses basic operational problems. Takes corrective action per procedure in
assigned area. Verifies and reports suspected malfunctions and variances to
Performs routine and preventative maintenance, lubrication and minor adjustments
on machines and related equipment which may include pumps, engines, centrifuges,
generators, valves, gates, mixers, conveyors, blowers, dryers, chemical feed and
odor control, disinfection equipment, vacuum filters and belt presses. Promptly
reports any operational problems with machines or equipment to Lead or Supervisor.
May fabricate devices and assemblies from steel. May weld, thread pipe and solder
using gas and electric equipment.
Performs routine instrument calibration for portable meters including, but not limited
to dissolved oxygen, pH, H2S, percent oxygen, lower explosive limit.
Performs facility maintenance and repair and may replace or install damaged glass,
windows, doors, partitions, ceiling or floor tile, door locks, carpet, and/or paint.
Performs manual labor including cleaning equipment, facilities and grounds as
required and properly disposes of waste according to safety and environmental
policies. Operates vehicles for plant operational purposes.
SPECIFIC ACTIVITIES (INTERMITTENT, ON AN OCCASIONAL BASIS, ETC.)
May assist with maintaining parts, spares and maintenance inventory.
May assist in other areas of plant as directed.
May assist with orienting or training new or less experienced Maintenance personnel.
High school or GED with the ability to read, write and comprehend English (operational, process,
safety and quality instructions) and be able to carry out verbal and written instructions. Ability to
perform basic mathematical calculations. Some vocational training and mechanical aptitude
required, with the ability to read, interpret and record data from meters, gauges, scales, panels,
computer consoles and other equipment.
Minimum water/wastewater license as required by regulatory site.
Two to five years experience in a related position in a similar environment with ability to
comprehend complex specifications, blueprints and manuals.
Must demonstrate proficiency in the care and use of all site specific, facility required PPE (Personal
Protection Equipment), including respirators, gas detectors, confined space equipment, etc.)
Must consistently demonstrate the ability to perform all assigned tasks in an accurate and timely
Must demonstrate ability to efficiently maintain, install and repair a variety of equipment which may
include pumps, engines, generators, valves, gates, mixers, conveyors, blowers, chemical feed and
odor control, disinfection equipment, vacuum filters and belt presses.
Must demonstrate ability to use precision measuring devices, testing equipment and shop tools such
as drill press, band saw, bench grinder, and torque wrench.
Must demonstrate the ability to inspect and diagnose process problems in multiple unit processes,
troubleshoot mechanical, electro-mechanical, hydraulic or pneumatic equipment and take corrective
action within policy and procedure limitations.
Must demonstrate ability to accurately estimate time and material costs for assigned projects.
Steel fabrication and welding experience may be required if necessary at site.
Good verbal and written communication skills are necessary.
Must have ability to operate Computer Maintenance Management System (software).
Must demonstrate ability to work in a team environment and willingness to assume additional or
new responsibilities readily.
Must possess a valid driver's license (commercial license is desirable) and a safe driving record.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.