2021-03-29 2021-04-16

Wastewater Treatment Plant Mechanic III

City of San Mateo
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: San Mateo, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 65580
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: San Mateo, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 65580
  • Organization Website

Who You Are
You possess the knowledge of installation, diagnosis, operating and repair characteristics of wastewater plant mechanical and electrical systems, including repairing and maintaining motors, pumps, boilers, hydraulic equipment, generators, and other plant equipment; particular safety hazards associated with wastewater plant operations and the discharge hazards and conditions that may result from mechanical malfunctions; general principles of supervision and on-the-job training; general principles and practices of project management; standard practices, materials, tools and equipment used in the mechanical or electrical repair of minor and major mechanical equipment systems; safe driving principles and practices to operate motor vehicles safely, including but not limited to fork lifts, service and boom trucks, and standard passenger vehicles; use of Asset Management and Computerized Maintenance Management Systems.

You possess the ability to perform advanced level mechanical maintenance work including the troubleshooting of equipment for both minor and major repair work; read and interpret blueprints, sketches and diagrams; use and care for tools and equipment of the electrical trade; develop and maintain accurate maintenance records; communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing; establish, maintain and foster positive and harmonious working relationships with those contacted in the course of work; lead, train and provide input in evaluation of Plant Mechanics; ability to use computers and electronic communications device in the course of work; diagnose, locate, and adjust defects in electrical and mechanical systems and equipment; assist in the preparation of Administrative Reports.

What You Bring
Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:

Experience:
Minimum four years of experience involving Journey Level skilled mechanical and electrical maintenance on major equipment and systems.

OR

Two years of experience performing duties comparable to those of a Wastewater Treatment Plant Mechanic II.

OR

Two years of experience in a wastewater treatment plant.

Training:
Specialized training in the maintenance and repair of major mechanical and electrical systems.

Education:
High school diploma or equivalent.

License or Certificate:
Possession of, or ability to obtain, and maintain a valid California Driver’s License.

Possession and maintenance of a CWEA Plant Mechanical Technologist Grade III (or higher) certification, or the ability to obtain one within 12 months of date of hire and retain the certificate while employed in this position.

Salary: $7,971 to $9,096 Monthly

Close Date: April 16, 2021, 5:00 p.m.

Learn More/Apply: https://www.calopps.org/san-mateo/job-20100130

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