2020-01-13 2020-02-07

Senior Utility Worker

City of Morgan Hill
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Morgan Hill, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 54112
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Morgan Hill, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 54112
  • Organization Website

Summary
Under direction of the Utility Systems Supervisor provides lead direction to crews in the utility maintenance operations assigned to maintain the City's water distribution and sewer collection systems; performs advanced skilled water supply and wastewater collection system maintenance work; performs related work as required.

Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate will have recent water/wastewater experience with strong leadership and problem-solving skills. In addition to the essential functions listed below, the incumbent will possess good time management skills; maintain attention to detail and accuracy; have the ability to provide lead direction to assigned staff; have a strong work ethic as well as the interpersonal and communication skills needed to maintain positive relationships with internal and external customers. This position will lead a team in maintaining and repairing the City's water distribution and wastewater collection systems.

Qualification Requirements
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Education & Experience:

  • Completion of high school or the equivalent.

  • Three years of progressively responsible experience in the operation and maintenance of water distribution and/or wastewater collection facilities.

  • Prior work experience leading the work of other utility maintenance staff required.

Licenses & Certificates:

  • Possession of a California Class A driver's permit in conformance with adopted City driving standards required within six months from date of hire. Possession of a valid California Class A driver's licence in conformance with adopted City driving standards within one year from official date of hire.

  • Possession of a valid AWWA Backflow Tester's certificate.

  • Possession of a valid State of California Grade I Water Treatment Operator certification.

  • Possession of a State of California Department of Health Services, Water Distribution Operator Grade II Certificate.

  • Possession of a valid CWEA Grade I Collection System Certificate within probationary period.

Salary: $71,688 to $91,512 Annually

Close Date: Feb. 7, 2020, 11:59 p.m.

Learn More/Apply: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/morganhillca/jobs/2662834/senior-utility-worker

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