2019-06-12 2019-06-30

Water Utilities Worker I/II

City of Poway
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Poway, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 51546
  • Organization Website
  • Organization Type: Municipality / Public Works
  • Location: Poway, California
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Job ID: 51546
  • Organization Website

The City of Poway is looking for a hard working, energetic individual to fill a vacancy as a Water Utilities Worker I/II in the Public Works Department. The Water Utilities Worker I/II is active in the maintenance and repair of the City's water distribution system, operates a variety of equipment, exercises good judgment and maintains positive relationships. Apply to have the opportunity of joining a dedicated and hardworking team that provides the highest quality of services to the Poway community.

Incumbents in this position as a Water Utilities Worker I construct, maintain, and repair the City's potable water distribution system which includes water mains, service lines, valves, hydrants, meters, and related appurtenances. Incumbents in this position as a Water Utilities Worker II perform a variety of work in the construction, modification, maintenance, and repair of City potable water distribution main and lateral pipeline systems, including complex residential and commercial water meters, valve cans, meter boxes, and water distribution valves. He/she will use and operate a variety of manual and power tools and light to heavy power driven equipment.

Minimum Requirements/License or Certificates Required

Experience:

Water Utilities Worker I: One year of experience in construction, maintenance, and/or repair of water utilities and/or related facilities, systems, and appurtenances.

Water Utilities Worker II: Four years of experience in construction, maintenance, and/or repair of water utilities and/or related facilities, systems, and appurtenances.

Education/Training:
Equivalent to the completion of the 12th grade.

Licenses and Certifications:

Water Utilities Worker I:

  • Possess or ability to obtain a class A driver's license with a tanker endorsement within the probationary period.
  • Possess or ability to obtain within two consecutive test cycles from date of appointment D1 Water Distribution Operator Certificate issued by the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB).
  • Ability to pass SCBA Fitness Testing and the certification process within 6 months of hire.
  • Asbestos Handling Certificate, desired.
  • Confined Space Certificate, desired.
  • Traffic Control Certificate, desired.
  • Trench Shoring Certificate, desired.
  • Fork Lift certificate, desired.

Water Utilities Worker II:

  • Possess and maintain a valid class A driver's license with a tanker endorsement.
  • Possess and maintain a D2 Water Distribution Operator Certificate issued by the SWRCB.
  • Possess and maintain SCBA/Fitness certification.
  • Possess and maintain an Asbestos Handling Certificate.
  • Possess and maintain a Confined Space Certificate.
  • Possess and maintain a Traffic Control Certificate as appropriate to assignment.
  • Possess and maintain a Trench Shoring Certificate.
  • Possess and maintain a Fork Lift Certificate.

Salary: $20.14 to $27.02 Hourly

Close Date: June 30, 2019, 11:59 p.m.

Learn More/Apply: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/poway/jobs/2465291/water-utilities-worker-i-ii

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