2022-08-03 2022-08-30

Maintenance I

Rowland Water District
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Rowland Heights, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 84252
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Rowland Heights, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 84252
  • Organization Website

SALARY RANGE: $5,673 - $6,895 per month

BENEFITS

  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance plans paid 100% by the district for employee and dependent(s)
  • CalPERS Retirement: Classic members, 2.5% at 55; PEPRA members 2% at 62
  • 10 paid holidays per year, 10 paid vacation days per year initially, up to 20 per year, 12 paid sick leave days per year
  • Tuition Reimbursement up to $7,500 per year, and not more than $37,500 in total
  • 9-80 Work Week (every other Friday off)

DEFINITION
Under general direction from the Field Operations Supervisor, this position performs a wide variety of skilled tasks in the installation, maintenance, and repair of the potable and recycled water distribution systems and related facilities. This position is the entry level class in the maintenance worker series.

EXAMPLE OF DUTIES

  • Cut, fit, and install/repair water mainlines, clean and flush water mainlines; and repair/replace water mainline valves and other related appurtenances.
  • Inspect water distribution system for leaks; accurately locate, expose and repair mainlines, services and related facilities.
  • Install/repair/remove large and small water service connections, meters, and meter boxes.
  • Operate various types of construction equipment including jackhammers or similar equipment to remove dirt, concrete, and asphalt.
  • Install or repair fire hydrants; and verify designed flow capacities and pressure levels as assigned.
  • Perform duties under routine and emergency conditions, occasionally in inclement or adverse weather conditions.
  • Perform minor truck servicing and general inspections; document and report mechanical and/or other problems.
  • As directed, responds to customer complaints regarding water supply, water quality or water delivery pressures.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or equivalent. One (1) year experience in operating and maintaining complex water systems. Any combination equivalent of experience and education that could likely provide the required knowledge and abilities would be qualifying.

CERTIFICATION

  • Certification as a State of California, Division of Drinking Water, Grade D2, Water Distribution Operator.
  • Certification as a State of California, Division of Drinking Water, Grade T1, Water Treatment Operator.

APPLICATION PROCESS
Visit www.rwd.org for a complete job description and job flyer. Applications can be completed and submitted online along with a resume at www.rwd.org/careers.

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at WaterDistrictJobs.com.