Water Systems Technician I

Company: City of Merced
Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
Location: Merced, California
Job Status: Full-time
Salary: See Below
Job ID: 43888
Website: http://www.cityofmerced.org

Under general supervision, to perform maintenance, operations, and repair work on the City's water distribution system, including pumps, mains, chlorinators, meters, and other equipment; and to do related work as required.

This is the entry level in the Water Systems Technician class series. Incumbents perform basic maintenance, operations, and repair work on the City's water distribution system. Incumbents work with considerable guidance and supervision. This class is distinguished from the Water Technician II/III in that the Water Technician II/III class assignments are performed with substatially less guidance and supervision.

Examples of Duties
(The following is used as a partial description and is not restrictive as to duties required.)

  • Performs routine maintenance, including cleaning tools and equipment.

  • Repairs water leaks to mains and services.

  • Assists in repair and installation of various water meters and hydrants.

  • Works with concrete, asphalt, and other building materials, including carpentry, painting and plumbing.


Training and Experience:
Any combination of training and experience likely to provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required knowledge and abilities would be:

Graduation from high school or equivalent and a minimum of one year of experience in operation, testing, maintenance, repair, and construction of water distribution and pumping systems.

Salary: $42,524.52 - $51,688.44 Annually

Filing Deadline: June 27, 2017, 11:59 p.m.

Learn More/Apply: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/mercedca

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