2020-02-04 2020-02-20

Mechanical Systems Technician I

Las Vegas Valley Water District
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Boulder City, Nevada
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 54356
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Boulder City, Nevada
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 54356
  • Organization Website

Summary
Under general supervision, performs a wide variety of skilled, journey-level duties in the design, construction, installation, modification, fabrication, maintenance, repair and servicing of sophisticated and complex mechanical systems and machinery used in the treatment, storage, production and transmission of a potable water supply; performs basic maintenance and repairs to electrical systems and electronic control systems; performs skilled machine shop duties; and performs related duties as assigned.

Training and Experience:
The following are typical ways of obtaining the knowledge, skills and abilities outlined above:

Mechanical Systems Technician I – Graduation from high school or G.E.D. equivalent; and two years of journey-level experience in the installation, maintenance and repair of pumping equipment, including valves, pumps and motors; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Mechanical Systems Technician II – A Mechanical Systems Technician I may be considered for advancement to Mechanical Systems Technician II after demonstrating proficiency to perform the full range of duties of the latter class. Proficiency criteria and the process for demonstrating performance at the levels established in the criteria are established jointly by hiring authorities and the Director, Human Resources and are described in a separate document.

Typically, a Mechanical Systems Technician I is expected to be capable of meeting the proficiency criteria within a 6-24 month period, depending on an individual’s prior experience and progression in performing the full range of Mechanical System Technician II duties as described in the established performance criteria.

Licenses; Certificates; Special Requirements:

  • A valid Class B Nevada driver’s license and the ability to maintain insurability under the District’s Vehicle Insurance Policy.

  • Nevada State Health Division Water Treatment Operator I Certificate. (Grade II is desirable.)

  • Nevada State Health Division Water Distribution Operator I Certificate. (Grade II is desirable.)

Salary: $29.56 Hourly

Close Date: Feb. 20, 2020

Learn More/Apply: https://www.lvvwd.com/jobs/jobs.html

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