2021-02-17 2021-03-17

Utility Worker I or II

Santa Clarita Valley Water Agency
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Santa Clarita, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 65174
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Public Water/Wastewater Agency
  • Location: Santa Clarita, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 65174
  • Organization Website

Summary

Utility Worker I
Under immediate and then general supervision, a Utility Worker I learns and performs a variety of manual, semi-skilled and skilled duties associated with the operation, maintenance, installation, and repair of the potable water distribution, recycled water, and sanitary sewer lines, infrastructure, equipment, and facilities in accordance with applicable regulations and standards; installs new or repairs existing potable water distribution, recycled water, and sanitary sewer mains and service lines; locates and marks agency facilities in accordance with underground service alert responsibilities; troubleshoots various operational problems, including, but not limited to, leaks, malfunctioning equipment, and appurtenances, and incorrect meter reads; and performs other related duties as required.

Utility Worker II
Under general supervision, a Utility Worker II performs a variety of manual, semi-skilled and skilled duties associated with the operation, maintenance, installation, and repair of the potable water distribution, recycled water, and sanitary sewer lines, infrastructure, equipment and facilities in accordance with applicable regulations and standards; installs new or repairs existing potable water distribution, recycled water, and sanitary sewer mains and service lines; locates and marks agency facilities in accordance with underground service alert responsibilities; troubleshoots various operational problems including, but not limited to, leaks, malfunctioning equipment and appurtenances, and incorrect meter reads; and performs other related duties as required.

QUALIFICATIONS (The following are minimal qualifications necessary for entry into the classification.)

Education and/or Experience

Utility Worker I
Any combination of education and experience that has provided the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for a Utility Worker I. A typical way of obtaining the required qualifications is to possess:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent GED.

  • Some utility work or related manual labor experience.

Utility Worker II
Any combination of education and experience that has provided the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for a Utility Worker II. A typical way of obtaining the required qualifications is to possess:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent GED.

  • Two (2) years of experience in the operation and maintenance of water distribution, recycled water, and sanitary sewer at a level comparable to Utility Worker I with the agency.

Licenses and Certifications

Utility Worker I

  • Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid Class C California driver's license. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to a physical disability will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

  • Possession of a valid Grade I Distribution Operator certification issued by the California Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, is required within twelve (12) months of appointment.

Utility Worker II

  • Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid Class C California driver's license. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to a physical disability will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

  • Possession of a valid Grade II Distribution Operator's certification issued by the California Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, is required.?

  • Possession of a valid Grade I Treatment Operator’s certification issued by the California Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, is required.

  • A Class A license and Hazmat Endorsement is desirable and may be required after appointment.

Salary: $55,973 to $78,978 Annually

Close Date: March 17, 2021, 5:30 p.m.

Learn More/Apply: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/scvwater/jobs/2987464/utility-worker-i-or-ii

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