2019-11-06 2019-11-28

Senior Water Service Worker III

City of Coachella
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Coachella, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 53317
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Coachella, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 53317
  • Organization Website

Summary
Under general supervision, leads, trains, oversees, and participates in the more complex and difficult work of a crew responsible for providing water utilities maintenance, repair, and construction services; sets priorities and directs the work of assigned staff on a project or day-to-day basis; performs routine to complex maintenance and repair work of water distribution main and lateral pipeline systems, water pumping plant operations, hydrant and main line valve exercising and repair, and/or meter services; maintains maximum well and storage tank levels to ensure the uninterrupted supply of potable water for public consumption and fire protection; assists with basic laboratory testing and sample collection; provides technical and specialized assistance to the Water Superintendent; and performs related work as required.

Education and Experience:
Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be:

High school diploma or GED, and four (4) years of increasingly responsible experience in the installation, construction, and maintenance of water distribution system pipelines, valves, and appurtenances and/or water production and plant operations.

Licenses and Certifications:

  • Possession of, or ability to obtain and maintain, a valid California class B driver's license with the appropriate endorsements within twelve (12) months of employment, and satisfactory driving record. If no class B, must possess and maintain a valid California class C driver's license in the interim.

  • Possess and maintain a valid Grade III Water Distribution Operator Certificate issued by the California State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB).

  • Possession of, or ability to obtain and maintain, a valid General Back Flow Prevention Device Inspector Certificate issued by the County or Riverside Health Department within eighteen (18) months of employment..

  • Possess and maintain a valid Work Zone Traffic Control Safety Certificate.

Salary: $54,122 to $65,770 Annually

Close Date: Nov. 28, 2019, 6:00 p.m.

Learn More/Apply: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/coachella/jobs/2618730/senior-water-service-worker-iii

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